Dr. Mark van Rijmenam, technologist, entrepreneur, and author, discusses AI ethics, future societies, blockchains, and digital labor
May 30, 2021
A first on the show this week... we meet a guest whose digital twin has its own YouTube channel. Dr. Mark van Rijmenam is a futurist, best-selling author, and entrepreneur. He is a popular keynote speaker about issues related to how we co-exist with technology in an increasingly digital world.
Listen and learn....
- Why it is we're living in "exponential times"
- How future societies will be organized by "digitalism" instead of "liberalism" based on who can access and control data
- Why blockchains as a technology are currently about at the maturity level of the internet in 1997
- What Dr. Mark means when he says "...be prepared to reinvent yourself every five to ten years"
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