The Future

The Tech Guru Who Paved the Way for the Age of Social Media

In a tribute to people who shaped technology, MIT computer scientist and AI visionary Pattie…

Managing the Impact of Geopolitical Shocks on Your Business

These world-renowned strategists and scholars can help you navigate the choppy waters caused by a…

The Bio Economy: Endless Opportunities, But It Will Make Us Confront What It Means To Be Human

In their explosive new book, futurist Amy Webb and geneticist Andrew Hessel reveal the promises…

We Have Entered the Exponential Age. What Does That Mean for Your Company’s Future?

Award-winning author, investor and tech guru Azeem Azhar, founder of Exponential View, helps leaders strategically…

New Book From MIT Brings Space Down to Earth

Glorious anthology from MIT’s Space Exploration Initiative reveals the limitless possibilities of uniting Earth with…

Taking the Lead on Reinventing Health Care

“Care After Covid” author Dr. Shantanu Nundy shows leaders how to leverage innovative technologies to…

How the Geopolitics of Oil and Energy Will Shape Our Future

In "The New Map," Pulitzer Prize winner Daniel Yergin explains how a shifting geopolitical landscape…

Is Your Organization Ready for the Future?

MIT Media Lab director Dr. Dava Newman offers an up-close view of emerging technologies that…

How Is AI Shaping Who We Are?

In celebration of Women's History Month, four recognized scholars explain why a thoughtful approach to…

Build Long-Term Growth While Addressing Climate Change

By shifting certain practices, firms can survive and even thrive while protecting the environment.

6 Black Thought Leaders to Help You Talk About Race – and What to Do Next

These experts help you implement lasting change among your ranks by encouraging conversations about race…

Powerful Voices Helping Leaders Navigate Disruption

Brilliant, Bono, Romer and Webb are bound by a commitment to safely and logically shepherd…

As Firms Plan Beyond COVID-19, Global Economist Offers Strategies and Insights

Andrew J Scott, coauthor of “The New Long Life,” offers post COVID-19 business strategies during…

How to Build a Culture of Workplace Learning

Future of work and learning expert Kelly Palmer shows businesses how to better train employees…

Redeeming Ruins and the Future of Architecture with Dan Barasch

In this episode of Minds Worth Meeting, Dan Barasch reveals how innovative designs can revive…

6 Essential Business Books for 2019

Our clients aren’t just in the news. They are the news.

Innovative Opportunities for the Future of Food

With the holiday season in full swing, minds often turn to family gatherings, festive parties…

Your Business Is Missing Out On This Technology

What should our devices – smart phones, watches and the like ­– do for us?…

Technology is Widening the Skills Gap. Here’s How to Bridge It.

A report by McKinsey indicates that 62 percent of executives believe they will need to…

The Truth About Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains

Blockchain and cryptocurrency expert Neha Narula explains the high-tech future of this new technology.

How to Manage the Risks and Opportunities of the Future of Work

These 10 speakers help leaders prepare for the impact of AI, automation and the gig…

Is Telepathy Tech the Next World-Changing Innovation?

NEW to Stern: Mary Lou Jepsen has already made an impact on consumer electronics and…

Is Your Company Overly Reliant on Technology?

How does your organization view communication technology? Does digital connectivity enhance human interaction, or replace…

Superminds: The Surprising Power of People and Computers Thinking Together

Thomas Malone’s new book shows organizations how people and computers can accomplish far more together…

An Exhilarating TED Talk Shows the Future of Cyborg Technology

In a powerful presentation, Hugh Herr describes how the age of the cyborg is closer…

PBS’ “NOVA Wonders” Reveals the Latest Advances in Science and Technology

AI expert Rana el Kaliouby explores the marvels of modern science as co-host of PBS’…

How to Innovate at the Frontiers of Knowledge

NEW to Stern: Neuroengineer Ed Boyden is changing the way we understand the human brain…

How Can Agribusiness Meet the Demand for Meat?

NEW to Stern: Cellular biology trailblazer Isha Datar is inventing the future of food.

Technology + Biology = The Face of the Next IT Industry

New to Stern: Biotech executive Andrew Hessel is programming life. And every industry will be…

Will We Ever Trust Self-Driving Cars?

Autonomous vehicles can still be the future. But only if their makers understand the importance…

Rediscovering Our Humanity Through Virtual Reality

VR is the next technological game-changer. Jeremy Bailenson's new book reveals how it will revolutionize…

Minds Worth Meeting Episode 12: The Power of Virtual Reality with Jeremy Bailenson

Virtual reality is very close to becoming a major element of society. With its ability…

Is Today’s Education System Preparing Students for Tomorrow’s Labor Needs?

What are we training students to do? In the last millennium, the structure of education…

Augmented Reality Strategy: Why Every Company Needs It

In the November-December issue of Harvard Business Review, award-winning author and Harvard business professor, Michael…

The Business of AI: Harnessing the Technological Revolution

Future generations will call today the beginning of a radical social, technological and economic revolution.…

The Bionic Man Restores Hope to Humanity

At MIT’s Center for Extreme Bionics, Professor Hugh Herr and his team of researchers are…

The Future of Work and the Micro-Entrepreneur

Envision this: free of the 9-to-5, more of us are “micro-entrepreneurs” who set our own…

Wal-Mart Bets Big on Virtual Reality – and So Should You

Immersive technology is having its moment. After decades of development, virtual and augmented reality (VR…

How Do You Feel? Emotion AI Can Tell

Emotions influence every aspect of our life – how we learn, communicate, make decisions. Yet,…

When Smart Cars Crash, Who’s to Blame?

We’re well on our way to a future of self-driving cars – but uncertainty still…

The Evolution of Education: VR and the Future of Learning

In 2017, a plethora of changes are approaching the world of education: a new American…

What Will You Do When Machines Do Everything?

Despite what workers may think, findings show almost every job will be impacted by robots.…

Why ATMs Are About to Get More Secure

Credit card fraud cost the U.S. retail industry $32 billion in 2014. One of the…

An Urban Community By Design: The Legacy of Safdie’s Habitat ‘67

Fifty years ago, Moshe Safdie was a recent architecture graduate, intent on realizing the ideas…

What to Do About Our Refugee System

More than one million refugees arrived in Europe last year. Alexander Betts, an Oxford University…

Pairing Innovation with Design for Personal Mobility

The transportation industry is changing. Vehicles are getting smarter and smaller, environments are being designed…

How Can We Create Global Prosperity? Disruptive Innovation

Africa’s economic slowdown, triggered by a plunge in commodity prices, has raised lingering questions about…

Learning to Live With Artificial Intelligence

Kevin Kelly with advice for confronting a future filled with AI, robots, and constantly upgrading…

The New Generation of Innovators

In Rwanda, more than 80% of the population lives in homes with a dirt floor.…

Abuse on Social Media: How It’s Hurting You and How You Can Stop It

Abuse on social media is terrible for victims and can even hurt your business. We…

This Time With Feeling: Robots You Want To Talk To

Like it or not, at some point in your life, you will live with a…

A Vision: 5 Significant Changes to the Corporation of the Future

The nature of how we work and develop talent is forever changed at the hands…

Can Virtual Reality Make You a Better Person?

Yes, virtual reality (VR) can make you more empathetic. And, according to renowned VR guru…

Don’t Fear the Future of Technology. Embrace It & Steer It, Says Kevin Kelly

Are we making computers that are smarter and better than us? Will algorithm-enabled machines and…

Are We On the Right Road to Automated Driving?

Our cars are getting smarter. They dictate (and recalculate) directions, sync with our phones, help…

Be Prepared for This Year’s Inevitable Surprises: The Renaissance of Scenario Planning

Businesses can’t predict the future, but they can – and should – be better prepared…