Five global mega-forces shaping the future

As Google Founder, Larry Page, once said when considering why so many companies failed over time, “it’s usually just that they missed the future.” When you are focused on the present, on maintaining your business of today, it’s easy to miss the opportunities the future presents. For this reason, it’s fundamentally important that business leaders […]

Meet your Customer of the Future

Customers have more power today than ever before. Through the Coronavirus pandemic, we saw rapid shifts in the world of work, education, and how customers think about and engage with brands. That, coupled with the Ukraine war, global political and economic instability, and a looming energy crisis is creating the next generation of customer, one […]

Artificial Intelligence isn’t going to replace us, it already has!

The term “artificial intelligence” (AI) was first coined in 1956, but the field of AI has seen a resurgence in recent years thanks to advances in machine learning. Machine learning is a subset of AI that deals with the ability of computers to learn from data. This is different from traditional programming, where a programmer […]

Innovation and the S&P 500

Innovation is key to success in a world of disruption. As Louis Geeringh, Futureworld International Chairman, said in a recent article about the changing rules of capital markets, change is inevitable and the rate of change is increasing exponentially. Like being on a raft in the middle of a raging ocean, when going through massive disruption, it’s […]

Clean fuel breakthrough – Hydrogen

Optimism and drive around the potential for practical and cheap hydrogen production continues. The potential future of hydrogen feels so tantalising considering its sheer abundance on our planet, as well as in the universe.  Indeed, in Hydrogen: overhyped or hypercharged?, one of our resident futurists, Doug Vining, recently put down his thoughts on the future of […]