The slides to my keynote at the annual conference for the Association of Business Psychology (ABP), held in London on 14 Oct 2016. It's a "shock & awe" take on what's coming and why we need to be alert to those changes.
Amazon Echo: your butler
order an uber to leave in half an hour
get me a Margharita from domino’s
what’s the weather on monday in hull?
what is 1227 ./. the diameter of the moon?
Is Jeff bezos a nice guy?
who is arsenal playing this week?
should i watch bourne?
play my favourite miles tune
Note: Alexa didn’t know the answer to about 2/3 of these questions… yet…
Faster Computing -> faster
innovation -> faster solutions to
hard problems -> all diseases,
hunger, energy, etc solved ->
immortality -> bodies become
obsolete, people will only be minds ->
one interconnected mind across