Beginner’s Guide to The Blockchain

ABlockchain is a distributed database, meaning that the storage devices for the database are not all connected to a common processor.  It maintains a growing list of ordered records, called blocks. Each block has a timestamp and a link to a previous block. Cryptography ensures that users can only edit the [...]

By | September 14th, 2018|Bitcoin, Blockchain, Digital, Technology|0 Comments

Navigating the Global Skills Revolution

ManpowerGroup is a Fortune 500 American multinational corporation headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. With global revenues in excess of $20bn (2017), it is a world leader in employment solutions: from resourcing to talent and project management. From humble beginnings, the company has successfully grown to become a global behemoth. The numbers are staggering: 2,700 offices in [...]

By | June 4th, 2018|Automation, Intelligence, Revolution, Technology|0 Comments

Viva Technology! Macron’s Grand Vision

King Louis XIV of France, known as The Sun King, was a great expert of the politics of glory. He dedicated his reign to the greatness of all things French. During his time, France was Europe’s most powerful military, artistic and political dynasty. The Sun King mastered the art of communication [...]

By | May 29th, 2018|Global, Sustainability, Technology, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Global Agenda for Innovation

VIVA TECHNOLOGY is the billed as the World's rendezvous for startups, innovators and leaders. The conference is being held from May 24-26 at Paris’ Porte de Versailles Convention Center, and will be opened by President Macron of France. Once again play host to more than 300 guest speakers, including CEOs Mark Zuckerberg [...]

By | May 21st, 2018|Futurism, Technology|0 Comments

The Future of Cybersecurity

Mr Robot, the award-winning TV series portrays a world where everyone and everything is under scrutiny. With a huge cult following that cuts across generations, it paints a picture of dark forces that control our every move. According to the show, survival in a technology-driven world depends on understanding, embracing and [...]

By | May 15th, 2018|cybersecurity, Digital, Technology|0 Comments

Blockchain: Redefining The 4th Industrial Revolution

What do Warren Buffett, Jamie Dimon, Robert Shiller and Jack Bogle have in common? Trailblazers in their chosen professional fields, one could quite rightly say. And yes, they would be spot on, but there is much more than that. They are all baffled, like most people, by the astronomical valuation of [...]

By | December 9th, 2017|Bitcoin, Blockchain, Digital, Technology|0 Comments

Assessing Climate Change Impacts

To  many people, climate change is a fairly recent issue. Yet, governments all around the world have been commissioning scientists and economists to analyse the impacts of climate change since the 1970s. As nations and businesses work towards building a low-carbon, climate resilient economy, access to finance has emerged as a critical [...]

By | December 2nd, 2017|Governments, Sustainability, Technology|0 Comments

Anatomy of Futuristic Financial Services

It has been a long time coming, but the financial services revolution is finally here! Disruptive trends across markets, industries and demographics are driving new thinking and opportunities for investors, consumers and other stakeholders in the industry. Over the years, money as a transaction medium has evolved, from cash to card, from digital to virtual [...]

By | October 19th, 2017|Financial Services, Futuristic, Technology|0 Comments

Robotics: Arise a Global Superpower

Not so far in the future, there is every possibility that artificial intelligence will overtake human thinking. Robots are on the rise and ready to rumble. The last 20 years have seen significant developments in the robotics industry. Today, robots play chess, drive cars, manufacture and do a lot of other things that [...]

By | January 9th, 2017|Digital, Economy, Insights, Technology|Comments Off on Robotics: Arise a Global Superpower

Revolutionising the Global Food System

Astrong theme emerged from the Future Food Tech Summit in London this week, that the world is in desperate need of innovative and sustainable solutions to increase agricultural output, while reducing inputs, in order to meet the needs of a growing population. At the forefront of these discussions was the consensus that the global food ecosystem is [...]

By | November 5th, 2016|Commercial, Enterprise, Technology|Comments Off on Revolutionising the Global Food System