Tag Archives: Health

shift 2020 Brain Food #16 – Conversational Commerce

Welcome to the shift 2020 Brain Food #16 newsletter with news on my activities, insights and links to must read articles on the technological transformations in business and society, carefully curated by yours truly. Conversational Commerce My first real experience with conversational commerce was on a trip to Mexico last month where I did the entire checkin and boarding with KLM via the Facebook Messenger app. Just ticking a box to “receive [...] Read More

shift 2020 Brain Food Newsletter #5

\\\\\\\\\\ Subscribe to shift 2020 Brain Food Newsletter here ////////// Welcome to this weeks shift 2020 Brain Food #5 newsletter with insights on digital transformation changing our world in business and society. This week’s topics include lots of FinTech and 3D Printing, IoT, the income shrinking of the middle class, and an item on the complexity of predicting the future. The result of the survey last week is that most people prefer Fridays or weekend over Tuesdays or midweek, [...] Read More

shift 2020 Brain Food Newsletter #3

Welcome to the third weekly shift 2020 Brain Food newsletter including links and insights on the technological changes impacting business and society. This week highlights include stories on 3D Printing, Robotics, AI, Future Transport, Mobile and Apps, Blockchain and Education. How do I choose the topics for each newsletter? It’s basically a best of collection of what I read during the week. I tend not to focus on the hype technology [...] Read More

shift 2020 Brain Food Newsletter #2

Welcome to the second weekly shift 2020 Brain Food newsletter including links and insights on the technological changes impacting business and society. Thanks to all for your comments and feedback on this newsletter launch of last week. You can reply to this mail to send your feedback, tips & links to add, or to discuss and improve this newsletter. So, here we go again. Enjoy! IoT A lot of positive reactions [...] Read More

How 3D Printing Will Impact Our Future (article)

(this article was originally published on The Next Web on September 20, 2014) The first time I saw a 3D-printer in action was when I participated to the Singularity University Executive Program in the spring of 2011. It was a place that offered corporate executives and entrepreneurs the tools to predict and evaluate how emerging technologies will disrupt and transform their industries, companies, careers and lives. Since then, I have been following [...] Read More