Anand Sanwal, co-founder and CEO of CB Insights, talks customized babies, robotics companions, and lab-grown diamonds, among other innovations in these excerpts from our annual N+1 presentation. Right now there is all this data floating around and being produced by all these different devices. These are stories that try to explain simply how our complex behavioural patterns adapt to technology. And from Mumbai to Manchester, public debate rages about the future of work, and whether there will be enough jobs to gainfully employ everyone.
They display their talents and expertise by experimenting new materials, state-of-the-art designs and cutting-edge technology. Perhaps this demonstrates that another disadvantage is the profession’s dependency on technology. FTC has emerged as the foremost world-wide gathering of academic researchers, Ph.D. & graduate students, top research think tanks & industry technology developers.
Medical technology is also experiencing parallels with Star Trek – the University of Washington is experimenting with a tricorder-like tool to scan patients and help diagnose illnesses. Reason is great for children, especially those with keen interest in science and technology.
AVL is actively looking into future battery technologies and their commercialization potentials, so we can offer our customers leading edge solutions in all key topics of valuable and advanced battery engineering. It’s about becoming future literate,” he said, and preparing for future markets by understanding the potential of today’s technologies in the next 5-10 years.
In this week’s interview, we talk with Toomas Hendrik Ilves, former President of Estonia and co-chair of the World Economic Forum’s Council on the Future of Blockchain. The program will expand to additional technology areas for a six-month period beginning on October 1, 2009.