How Emerging Tech Will Reshape Our Economy in the Next Decade

Emerging technologies and human-machine partnerships are causing three pivotal socioeconomic shifts that will lead to a friction-free economy by 2030.

How Blockchain is Bringing Food Security to Refugees

At a refugee camp far from home, a man passes through an iris scanning terminal to deduct the amount owed for groceries from his digital wallet. This biometric procedure and uniquely assigned digital wallet are part of a blockchain-based food aid system fueled by the United Nations. Could different humanitarian arms of the UN use blockchain as well?

Episode 26: Rugged Tech Exploration…With Mike Libecki

What’s the worst accident your laptop has survived? A drop? A spilled cup of coffee? Mike Libecki, National Geographic Explorer, is a little harder on his tech. His laptop has survived -67 degree temperatures and curious polar bears because his job is to travel to the world’s most remote and extreme environments. His passion is to make the world a better place. On this episode, learn how Mike’s non-profit organization is using technology to transform lives around the world.

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How AI Can Help Fight Poverty

Machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) are among the new technologies leaders are relying on to help alleviate a global food crisis.

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5 Ways Technology Helps the UN Meet Its Sustainability Development Goals

Can access to digital technologies improve healthcare, education, and gender equality for people around the world?

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VR for Corporate Training: Making Employees Uncomfortable (Intentionally)

VR has emerged as the most effective way to train employees because it fully immerses people into a situation and creates empathy.