All Articles Of Nikolas Badminton

Team Human – with Douglas Rushkoff

Posted By on June 23, 2017
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Virtual Futures presents media theorist, author, documentarian, and world-renowned public intellectual, Douglas Rushkoff who has has spent his prolific career thinking about how new media and technology are impacting culture, business, and the economy. Named one of the world’s 10 most influential thinkers by MIT, Rushkoff has written 15 bestselling books and coined such concepts

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Future Trends – McRobots Destroy Cashiers

Posted By on June 23, 2017
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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 Exponential Minds’ Future Trends – McRobots Destroy Cashiers we

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Thought Paper: A Platform for Business Innovation

Posted By on June 22, 2017
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In ‘Thought Paper: A Platform for Business Innovation’ we see Nikolas Badminton’s perspective on business innovation in the modern age. This has been written in support of the Waterloo Innovation Summit on September 13th to 15th 2017 where Nikolas is the Strategic Curator. In a complex, unpredictable and fast-changing world consumers, citizens, and savvy business leaders

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – The Healthcare Advantage

Posted By on June 21, 2017
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In the EXPONENTIAL MINDS’ Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – The Healthcare Advantage we see how AI will change healthcare, considerations on strong frameworks, a Chinese finance giant taking advantage of AI, replacing oncologists, and hindering technological progression. Where Artificial Intelligence Will Pay Off Most in Health Care Of all the places where artificial intelligence is gaining a foothold, nowhere is the

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Nikolas Badminton’s Short Sci-fi Horror Stories

Posted By on June 20, 2017
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Nikolas Badminton wrote a number of super short ‘Sci-fi Horror Stories’ for the University of Waterloo. Sci-fi horror stories: Could they happen in real life? In a 2014 interview with the BBC, physicist Stephen Hawking warned: “The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race.” From movies like The Terminator

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Future Trends – Super Crazy Awesome Cyborg Humans

Posted By on June 16, 2017
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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 Exponential Minds’ Future Trends – Super Crazy Awesome

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Dark Futures Film Club – Nano

Posted By on June 14, 2017
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AS an extension of the DARK FUTURES speaker series, Nikolas Badminton will carefully select a number of short videos by the world’s edgiest producers and share them via this site. In Dark Futures Film Club – Nano we see a Sci-Fi proof-of-concept short film, directed by Mike Manning. In the near future, nanotechnology administered into the bloodstream

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Street Wars

Posted By on June 14, 2017
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In the EXPONENTIAL MINDS’ Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – Street Wars we see cyclists vs. driverless cars, a grocery store for the future, a discussion on the limits of artificial intelligence, and talk of ethics with an expert. Street wars 2035: can cyclists and driverless cars ever co-exist? Picture yourself cycling down a city street in the year 2035. You’re

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Future Trends – 4600 mph Spyplane

Posted By on June 9, 2017
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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 – 4600 mph Spyplane we look at Lockheed’s

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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – AI is Hundreds of Years Away?

Posted By on June 7, 2017
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In the EXPONENTIAL MINDS’ Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – AI is Hundreds of Years Away? we see an experts weighing in on long and short terms visions for AI, Apple stepping into the arena, AI headhunters, Machine Made, and human manipulation. Human-Level AI Is Right Around the Corner—or Hundreds of Years Away Artificial intelligence is progressing rapidly, and its impact

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