Insights December 8th, 2020

Watch Nikolas Badminton’s talk about his 2021 futurist speaker Predictions: Water, supergrids and social shifts on CTV’s Future Fridays.

We are in collapse – and have been for hundreds of years – and we need a way out. Maybe the areas Nikolas discusses here will aid in the ascension out of that?

Water-Food-Energy as emergent geopolitical theatres and Transcendent social media are discussed here.

See Nikolas’ full predictions post over at and focused posts on shifting platforms and algorithms, transcendent social media, and emergent political theatres here on

About Nikolas Badminton, Futurist Speaker

Nikolas Badminton is a world-renowned futurist, researcher, and media producer. He helps trillion-dollar companies, progressive governments and media shift their mindset from “what is” to “WHAT IF…” The result is empowered employees, new innovative products and incredible growth that leads to more revenues and a more resilient future.

He has worked with amazing clients, including United Nations, NASA, UK Home Office, Government of Canada, United Way, Google, Microsoft, Rolls Royce, Matra Marconi Espace, HATCH, DISCOVER, HSBC, Heineken, Procter & Gamble, AT&T, Young Professionals Organization (YPO), Ellen MacArthur Foundation, IDEO, Singularity University, and hundreds more.

Nikolas advised Robert Downey Jr.’s team for the ‘Age of A.I.’ documentary series, starred in ‘SMART DRUGS – a Futurist’s journey into biohacking’, and features on CTV, Global News, Sirius XM regularly. His mind-expanding research and opinion has also been featured globally on BBC, VICE, The Atlantic, Fast Company, Techcrunch, Business Insider, Huffington Post, Forbes, Sputnik and Venturebeat. He is also writing a chapter for a 2021 book called ‘The Future Starts Now: Expert Insights into the Future of Business, Technology and Society’ for Bloomsbury. 

Contact Nikolas to discuss your media project and/or event.

About CTV Future Fridays

Since 2018 Nikolas has been working with the producers at Bell Media’s CTV Your Morning program to produce monthly future-focused segments for Canadians to get excited about and question the future of our world. If you have an idea for a Futurist Speaker Predictions segment please contact Nikolas to discuss.

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Nikolas Badminton

Nikolas Badminton is the Chief Futurist of the Futurist Think Tank. He is world-renowned futurist speaker, a Fellow of The RSA (FRSA), a media personality, and has worked with over 400 of the world’s most impactful companies to establish strategic foresight capabilities, identify trends shaping our world, help anticipate unforeseen risks, and design equitable futures for all. In his new book – ‘Facing Our Futures’ – he challenges short-term thinking and provides executives and organizations with the foundations for futures design and the tools to ignite curiosity, create a framework for futures exploration, and shift their mindset from what is to WHAT IF…

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