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Futurist to GLI: Millions of new industries will spin from technology

February 26th, 2019 at 1:12 pm » Comments Off

  Futurist to GLI: Millions of new industries will spin from technology  In the next decade or two, Thomas Frey predicts we’ll build our houses from 3D printers, shop at mobile convenient stores brought to our doorsteps and wear “smart” clothes that track our movements and guide us through the day. Frey is a futurist […]



DaVinci Speaker Series: The Future of Transportation

February 21st, 2019 at 1:53 pm » Comments Off


DaVinci Speaker Series : Disruptive Technology

February 6th, 2019 at 4:51 pm » Comments Off

. Many disruptive technologies are entering the current marketplace: autonomous vehicles, artificial intelligence, blockchain, 3D printing, etc. Each of these technologies is expected to obsolete and displace a large number of businesses with the associated job layoffs and supply chain interruptions. A question of concern is whether these disruptions by themselves or in combination with […]



Reskilling future workers: who’s responsible?

December 17th, 2018 at 12:05 pm » Comments Off

Rapid technological change, with its impact on jobs, requires a constantly renewed workforce through retraining. From switchboard operator to film projectionist, three industrial revolutions down and we’ve already seen many jobs wiped from the face of the Earth. Emerging technology is rapidly dispensing P45s, pink slips or termination letters to the next round of workers. […]



Turning to AI to save endangered languages

December 3rd, 2018 at 5:56 am » Comments Off

Group of Yugambeh Aboriginal warriors dance. As languages are becoming extinct at an alarming rate, speakers of endangered languages are turning to technology in a race against time to pass on their unique languages and cultures to the next generation. The United Nations has declared 2019 as the International Year of Indigenous Languages in an […]



100,000 new micro industries coming by 2040