Aldous Huxley on Technodictators

Posted By on September 19, 2016
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If you want to preserve your power indefinitely, you have to get the consent of the ruled Aldous Huxley In this interview by Mike Wallace on May 18, 1958, from the Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin we hear Huxley’s thoughts on ‘Technodictators’. This is Aldous Huxley, a man haunted by

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What will humans look like in the year 5,000?

Posted By on September 19, 2016
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In ‘What will humans look like in the year 5,000?’ paleoanthropologist Dr Matthew Skinner predicts how the human body will evolve in future habitat scenarios. *** Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker that researches, speaks, and writes about the future of work, how technology is affecting the workplace, how workers are adapting, the sharing

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Future Trends – Self-driving UBER is here

Posted By on September 16, 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 – Self-driving UBER is here we look

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Yuval Noah Harari on the Rise of Homo Deus

Posted By on September 15, 2016
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Studying history aims to loosen the grip of the past… It will not tell us what to choose, but at least it gives us more options. Yuval Noah Harari Yuval Noah Harari is the star historian who shot to fame with his international bestseller ‘Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind’. In that book Harari explained

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses Cyborgs, Automated Cars, and Augmented Reality

Posted By on September 14, 2016
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On Tuesday 13th September Nikolas Badminton joined Emelia Symington-Fedy on her Roundhouse Radio show ‘Trying to be good’ to talk about cyborgs, human evolution through technology, self-driving cars, augmented reality, and are we losing/finding our way – a fascinating discussion – listen here. *** Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker that researches, speaks, and writes about

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Nikolas Badminton Talks on the Implications of Augmented Reality (AR)

Posted By on September 13, 2016
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On September 13th, 2016, Nikolas Badminton talked to a global audience about the Implications of Augmented Reality (AR) as it becomes more commonplace in the world. This recording is taken from the ‘Marketing & Advertising in a personalized world: the impact of Augmented Reality’ panel. Marketing & Advertising in a personalized world: the impact of Augmented

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses the YVR Airport in 2037

Posted By on September 12, 2016
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On 12th September Nikolas Badminton joined Martin Strong to talk about the exciting work done on the YVR 2037 project – listen here. *** Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker that researches, speaks, and writes about the future of work, how technology is affecting the workplace, how workers are adapting, the sharing economy, and

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Nikolas Badminton Discusses the YVR 2037 Project

Posted By on September 12, 2016
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On 8th September Nikolas Badminton was joined by President and CEO of YVR Airport on the Janice and Cory show to talk about the exciting work done on the YVR 2037 project – listen here. *** Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker that researches, speaks, and writes about the future of work, how technology

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Future Trends – The Future of Airports

Posted By on September 9, 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 – The Future of Airport we look

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YVR 2037: The Future of Business Travel

Posted By on September 9, 2016
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As a Futurist I get asked a lot about what the future holds (no surprise there) but, when you get asked to think about a travel hub that hundreds of thousands of people use every year and what it will be like in 20 years then I find myself faced with a difficult challenge. To

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