Most recent Recent Perspectives

Overcoming Barriers to AI Adoption: Experts Weigh In

May 6, 2019

While results from a recent Forbes Insights survey show enthusiasm around AI’s potential, the numbers also indicate potential fragmentation in its adoption. Data management and security, company culture, customer experience and more are being weighed in the balance toward a comprehensive data strategy.

The 3 Shifts That Will Transform the Economy by 2030

May 6, 2019

Danny Cobb, Corporate Fellow and Vice President of Global Technology Strategy at Dell Technologies, explains the three shifts that will shape the economy of 2030.

Will Bots Take Over Fashion?

May 3, 2019

Learn why brands like Fendi, Chanel and Prada are so keen to embrace virtual influencers like Miquela Sousa, a 19-year-old celebrity with 1.5 million Instagram followers.

3.15 – Insurance: Who’s Looking Out For You?

Duration 24:24

Host Walter Isaacson digs back to the origins, and the big data-driven (and micro-duration) future of the insurance industries.

Pentagon Projects Move Military into AI Arena

April 25, 2019

Artificial intelligence is changing the way the United States Department of Defense and the Pentagon does business. The recently created Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC) will focus on a wide variety of projects, such as using machine learning to label thousands of drone video images in its counterterrorism efforts.

Episode 32: Combining Technology & Creativity…for Social Good

Duration 20:21

Technology can help humanity achieve sustainable positive social change at scale. According to emergent technology expert Sally Eaves, however, it’s not just the technology: It’s how we choose to use it. On this episode, Sally shares how she is working to bring about the convergence of humanity, technology, creativity and education. Her work with underserved populations around the world is truly inspiring, as is her vision for the future of tech.