Author: William Lorenz

January 25, 2018 William Lorenz No comments exist

We are in the middle of a sustainable revolution empowered by a digital transformation – Al Gore, Chairman at Generation Investment Management This is how Al Gore began his closing speech of the Web Summit this year. With the help from technology, the fate of our planet can be turned around. Al Gore explains that…

January 19, 2018 William Lorenz No comments exist

Since the invention of internet, the democratization of technology and knowledge has exploded. At Web Summit we spotted how the future of digital democratization is going to look like – and what is happening right now. The hard part of running a company is the people. There are few tools that give feedback about how…

January 16, 2018 William Lorenz No comments exist

The human brain is remarkable, and the last century we have greatly expanded what it means to be human. The technology and scientific development has taken us to the moon, created the internet and cured many deadly diseases, and new emerging technologies are allowing us to live our lives without boundaries. How we experience our…

January 12, 2018 William Lorenz No comments exist

100 million of phones are AR ready in a few years -Amit Singh, VP Business & Operations for AR & VR at Google Tim Cook, Apple CEO, has long anticipated that augmented reality (AR), will have a much larger impact than virtual reality (VR) in the coming years. His prediction was confirmed at the Web…

January 9, 2018 William Lorenz No comments exist

  The traditional definition of a company is often focused around what they do and is easily placed within predefined categories. This has meant that industry leaders with long expertise in the business, trust that their knowledge will be an insurance for the future. But its no longer a secret that industry borders are starting…

January 5, 2018 William Lorenz No comments exist

The creative way of working must die and I think the industry is pivoting. Communication should and will be based on data. – Alexander Nix, CEO at Cambridge Analytica The protagonist and creative genius in “Mad Men” who went with his gut feeling is a thing of the past. The era when a single idea…

December 28, 2017 William Lorenz No comments exist

Success in creating effective AI, could be the biggest event in the history of our civilization. Or the worst. We just don’t know.  – Stephen Hawking – Scientist, professor and author   This quote from Stephen Hawking at the opening ceremony of Web Summit really set the tone in many of the following discussions throughout…