Inspiring people to think about the future

The Future of Human Potential

AI is any brief expert judgement faster, cheaper, and better than a human. Technology is just a tool…and messy human problems require messy human solutions. Technology must always challenge us. When we turn it off, we need to better than when we started using it. She feels that the future of work will be defined by one and only one job description: creative, adaptive, problem explorers.

Eye Exams Using Smartphones

Eye Exams by App

There are 2 billion people in the world that don’t have access to eye care . . . there are two organizations looking to transform the eye care industry, EyeNetra and Peek Vision.

Exponential Organizations

Exponential Organizations

It is important for everyone to pay attention to potential disruptors and constantly question their existing business models. Although there are many ways that ExOs differ from traditionally-styled businesses, there is nothing to stop business leaders from adopting these methods to stay competitive.

The 2015 Exponential Leaders Survey

Big Think’s 2015 Exponential Leadership Survey

Earlier this year, I participated in a Big Think survey for Singularity University alumni to help define what it takes to lead disruptive innovation in an organization. Due to the disruptive nature of exponential technology, we need to adopt some new approaches to managing innovation. Below are some excerpts from the report.

Sky Greens Vertical Farms

Modern Farming: From Lab to Table

New farming techniques are a direct response to the global grand challenge of feeding the world in a sustainable way. There may be a point in the future where we won’t have the luxury of eating food made the “traditional” way.