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Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – AI, Automation, and the US Economy

Posted By on December 21, 2016
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Each week on a Wednesday Nikolas Badminton, Futurist highlights the top stories from the past week relating to the incredible rise of artificial intelligence and its application in society, the workplace, in cities, and in our lives. In  Artificial Intelligence Bulletin – AI, Automation, and the US Economy we see the latest report from the U.S. government

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Future Trends – The Moon and Feeding the World

Posted By on December 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 – Mission to the Moon we look

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Future Trends – The City of Tomorrow

Posted By on December 2, 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 City of Tomorrow we look

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Tipping Point – The 1000km Electric Truck

Posted By on November 28, 2016
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One of my big predictions, and tipping points for moving away from combustion engines, is for personal electric vehicles to hit the 1000+kms on one charge. This is what I think will be the game changer in and will mark the end of active selling of combustion engine vehicles. Last weekend a group of 4

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The End of Human Resources (HR)

Posted By on November 28, 2016
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Earlier in 2016, Nikolas Badminton – Futurist Speaker – was invited back to DisruptHR Vancouver to shake up the thinking that Human Resources (HR) employees had safe and secure careers. He talks about how artificial intelligence will absolutely and completely revolutionise HR function. See his keynote below: *** Nikolas Badminton is a world-respected futurist speaker

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Minority Report and Pointing to the future of UI

Posted By on November 23, 2016
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In Minority Report and Pointing to the future of UI we see the film – Minority Report – science adviser and inventor John Underkoffler demos g-speak — the real-life version of the film’s eye-popping, tai chi-meets-cyberspace computer interface. Is this how tomorrow’s computers will be controlled? See John talk about his company, Oblong, how he

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Future Trends – The Future of Work in Canada

Posted By on November 18, 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 Work in

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Nikolas Badminton Speaks to Millennials Across Canada

Posted By on November 15, 2016
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As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, Startup Revelstoke brought Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, in to talk to a group of 13 to 19 year olds and simulcast it across Canada as well. Nikolas talks about the state of the nation in terms of employment, how to consider operating in school, what is important to learn, and

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Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF) – Smart Cities Keynote

Posted By on November 14, 2016
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On 8th November, Nikolas Badminton, Futurist, spoke about ‘Smart Cities: Programmable Cities, Hidden Doors, and Open Opportunities’ at the Disruptive Innovation Festival (DIF). As exponential technology advances we are seeing all industries revolutionized and disrupted. We are also seeing city and building infrastructures being revolutionized by increased connection and control through Internet of Things (IoT)

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Predictions for Finance and Artificial Intelligence

Posted By on November 11, 2016
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In Predictions for Finance and Artificial Intelligence we see Nikolas Badminton gave the opening keynote at The Real Machine Summit – an essential event that preceded Money 2020 in Las Vegas on October 22nd, 2016. Nikolas Badminton at The Real Machine Summit: Money and Artificial Intelligence In this talk Nikolas guides us on a journey of

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