• shift2020

How Technology Will Impact Our Future

A collaborative book including foresights by some of the world's leading experts curated by Rudy De Waele and designed by Louise Campbell


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Is this where we want to go?

shift2020 is a collaborative book with foresights on how technology will impact our future, with contributions from world leading experts. Shift 2020 gives you an understanding how technology is going to influence, shape and impact your daily life in the near future. Many different areas of how we will communicate, work and do business together in the immediate future are covered in depth, including:

e-book or hardcover

What's inside?

An 80 page eBook, paperback or hardcover photobook including insights, quotes and articles from industry leaders on the future of mobile technology and how it can change our world.

In addition to most of the original Mobile Trends 2020 contributors, the content is now extended with contributions of some 50 new experts from around the globe who are prominent futurists and trend-predictors and industry leaders. This is a unique book for you to browse and read as an eBook, as well as a beautifully designed hard-back printed book.


What makes this book so special?

For individuals, entrepreneurs, managers and business leaders, Shift 2020 gives you an understanding how technology is going to influence, shape and impact your daily life in the near future. Many different areas of how we will communicate, work and do business together in the immediate future are covered in depth.

Contributors

Industry leaders

Shift2020 is overflowing with foresight from a selection of the world's leaders in technology and how it's impacting our world of tomorrow.

  • Douglas Rushkoff
    Author

    Author of bestselling books on media, technology, and culture, including Program or Be Programmed, Media Virus, Life Inc and the novel Ecstasy Club.

  • Inma Martinez
    Entrepreneur, investor, strategist

    Inma Martinez is an angel investor and a recognised commentator in the media on the digitalisation of work, life and luxury e-Commerce.

  • Shannon Spanhake
    Deputy Innovation Officer City of San Francisco

    Shannon Spanhake has been recognized in “100 Women Innovating Science and Technology” by the Grace Hopper Foundation.

The book includes quotes, paragraphs and essays from 75 contributors, including:

Douglas Rushkoff, Shannon Spanhake, Ken Banks, David Wood, Ariane Van de Ven, Blaise Aguera y Arcas, Mike North, Simon White, Kate Darling, Robert Rice, Russell Buckley, Gerd Leonhard, Tricia Wang, Neelie Kroes, Salim Ismail, Robin Wauters, Inmaculada Martinez, Will Page, Raj Singh, Ed Maklouf, Nicolas Nova, Louisa Heinrich, Erik Hersman, C. Enrique Ortiz, Andy Abramson, Raimo van der Klein, Redg Snodgrass, Andrew Berglund, Russ McGuire, Maarten Lens-FitzGerald, Georgie Benardete, Laurent Haug, Eze Vidra, Gianfranco Chicco, Harald Neidhardt, Fabien Girardin, Mark A.M. Kramer, Tony Fish, Delia Dumitrescu, Alan Moore, Aape Pohjavirta, Hans-Holger Albrecht, Daniel Appelquist, Kosta Peric, Glen Hiemstra, Scott Jenson, Ajit Jaokar, Dr. Peter Cochrane, Andrew Bud, Martin Duval, Dr. James Canton, Carlos Domingo, Raina Kumra, David Risher, Chris Luomanen, Martin Recke, Paul Berney, Tariq Krim, Sena Gbeckor-Kove, Timothy Kotin, Sunny Bates, Kelly Goto, David Rowan, Jessica Colaco, Yuri Van Geest, Priya Prakash, Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, Michael J. O'Farrell, Saul Klein, Tomi Ahonen, Jonathan MacDonald, Christian Lindholm, Andrew Hessel and Aubrey de Grey.



About Us

About the Author

shift2020 is curated by Rudy De Waele and designed by Louise Campbell

  • Rudy De Waele
    Author

    Rudy is a Creative Entrepreneur, Mobile and Innovation Strategist, Author, Speaker and Curator with nearly 20 years of experience in Internet technology, specialising in mobile innovation and start ups since 1999. He assists global brands, startups, companies and organisations with cutting edge open innovation strategy on how to mobilise business and products through projects, research, strategy, presentations, workshops and brainstorms.

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  • Louise Campbell
    Designer

    Louise is an award winning UX and Design Technologist. Focused on optimisation for e-Commerce applications.

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Buy the Book

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Book the Author

Book the author for a presentation on shift 2020, a workshop or brainstorm, digging deeper in one or more of the topics covered in the book.

Rudy has worked with global brands including Louis Vuitton, Philippe Starck, Samsung, Nokia, BlackBerry, IBM, Intel, Microsoft, Telefonica, Vodafone, MTN, Orange, Telcel, Millicom, Base, Admob (acquired by Google), Young & Rubicam, Cheil Worldwide, City of Barcelona, The European Commission, The European Broadcasting Union, The Mobile Institute and various startups.

A graduate from Singularity University, he has lectured at Web 2.0 Expo, The Next Web, Campus Party, PICNIC, next, MIDEM, MIPTV, MobileMonday, OCE Discovery & The Media Summit.

Contact

Please email Rudy any time.






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