Opening the Door to Innovation

July 17, 2018

We live in interesting times. In our previous post of this series, we noted that on the one hand citizens …

Why restoring trust is a cornerstone issue for government

July 16, 2018

In part one of our series on Realizing 2030: A New Era in Government, we forecast that emerging technologies will …

What do robots, VR and AI have to do with government?

July 12, 2018

The private sector might be driving innovation but many government bodies are commissioning and sponsoring a lot of that innovation, …

How Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Are Transforming the Auto Industry

June 28, 2018

Take a look at how some auto giants intend to use cryptocurrency technology to drive innovation. It’s not in the payment model aspect you may be thinking but instead as a means for cars to communicate with each other whilst on the road.

What Moral Code Should Your Self-driving Car Follow?

June 19, 2018

The arrival of the self-driving car presents a challenging new dilemma: Whom should the vehicle save – and whom should it harm – when an accident is unavoidable?

How Schools and Startups Are Preparing for an Automated Future

June 13, 2018

As technology reshapes the way we work at warp speed, we need to change training methodologies. How do we prepare the next generation for jobs that haven’t yet been invented? What kind of skillsets will they need, when machines can do what humans do? What kind of tech training do they need today to be ready for the future workplace? And would it mean totally rethinking education to encourage creative problem finding and solving? To explore these questions, we look at schools and startups who are rethinking education to learn and explore the new world of robotics, AI and machine learning.