Foodline Radio: The Future of Agriculture

Posted By on March 31, 2016
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How will we grow food in 2025? How does technology change farming in Canada? What is a drone bee? How can we solve the bread crisis in Africa? Learn from the experts and join the conversation with Annika Rheinhardt GUESTS Nikolas Badminton | The Futurist | @NikolasFuturist (skip to 16:50 for the beginning of Nikolas’ segment)

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The Modern Futures Podcast – Ep003: Designing Multi-modal Realities with Kharis O’Connell (Part 2)

Posted By on March 30, 2016
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Welcome to the Modern Futures podcast Episode 003 (Part 2) with Nikolas Badminton, Futurist In this episode Nikolas interviews Kharis O’Connell, CEO of HUMAN, a product design studio that lives at the frontier of technology. In Part 2 of this interview Kharis talks about experimenting with edge technologies in Wearables, Virtual and Augmented Reality, immersive

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses Taking the Human out of H.R

Posted By on March 30, 2016
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Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, is a regular contributor to Lynda Steele’s CKNW Drive Time show talking about a number of future-forward items from The Future of Work, The Sharing Economy, Privacy, and other items of public interest. In this episode – CKNW, Lynda Steele Show – March 29: Taking the Human out of H.R, – Nikolas brings

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Music for Futurists #8: Spaceman 3 and Spiritualized

Posted By on March 30, 2016
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In Music for Futurists #7: Spaceman 3 and Spiritualized we look at some of the music of Jason Pierce, Spacemen 3 were an English alternative rock band, formed in 1982 in Rugby, Warwickshire by Peter Kember and Jason Pierce. Their music was “colourfully mind-altering, but not in the sense of the acid rock of the

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The Modern Futures Podcast – Ep003: Designing Multi-modal Realities with Kharis O’Connell (Part 1)

Posted By on March 29, 2016
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Welcome to the Modern Futures podcast Episode 003 (Part 1) with Nikolas Badminton, Futurist. In this episode Nikolas interviews Kharis O’Connell, CEO of HUMAN, a product design studio that lives at the frontier of technology. In part 1 of this interview Kharis shares his journey into designing systems, smartphones, and realizing that Wearables, Virtual and

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A quarter of Canadian adults believe a computer program would be more trustworthy and ethical than their boss

Posted By on March 29, 2016
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Study finds a quarter of Canadian adults believe a computer program would be more trustworthy and ethical than their boss VANCOUVER, BC (MARCH 29, 2016) A new study by Intensions Consulting and Nikolas Badminton has examined the future of work across Canada – and the findings suggest some challenges ahead. The study, which surveyed 2299

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Future Trends: Curing AIDS and Accidental Racist Sex Robots

Posted By on March 25, 2016
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Each week Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker, summarizes the top-5 future looking developments and news items that I find to be inspiring, interesting, concerning, or downright strange. Each day he reads through dozens of blogs and news websites to find those things that we should be aware of. In Future Trends: Curing AIDS and Accidental Racist Sex

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Music for Futurists #7, Audio-Visual Delights

Posted By on March 24, 2016
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Welcome to Music for Futurists #7, Audio-Visual Delights We feature music that Nikolas Badminton knows helps his thinking and research into the future of humanity and technology. From the sublime to the strange, from the classical to the electronic, we cover it all. This edition focuses on music melded with incredible visuals Enjoy. Your Gay Thoughts –

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses Cohousing, Earthships, and Tiny Homes

Posted By on March 23, 2016
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Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, is a regular contributor to Lynda Steele’s CKNW Drive Time show talking about a number of future-forward items from The Future of Work, The Sharing Economy, Privacy, and other items of public interest. In this episode – CKNW, Lynda Steele Show – March 21: Cohousing, Earthships, and Tiny Homes – Nikolas talks

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses Smart Homes, AI, and Microdosing at Work

Posted By on March 23, 2016
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Roundhouse Radio: Smart Homes, AI, and Microdosing at Work – Nikolas Badminton talks about his thoughts and predictions for giving control to your home devices, LSD for therapy and work productivity, and the Future Camp unconference taking place on 30th April in Vancouver, BC. Click here to listen to the interview. Here previous shows on Roundhouse

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