Michael Hainsworth

Michael Hainsworth

Thank you for the opportunity to be a part of AWCBC 2021 and share my insight into the future of work!

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You can learn more about me at my website, see the future, listen to what's next, and read about world changing ideas at Where's My Jetpack?

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Futurist & Co-host of Geeks & Beats

1. Great advances are made when we combine multiple technologies.
2. 5G Wireless will be as great a foundational technology as the Internet itself.
3. Artificial Intelligence is only as smart as we make it, and requires a specialized skillset to implement.
4. The Internet of Things will quantify our whole world, turning it into numbers we can analyse for patterns.
5. Every job will evolve under Industry 4.0 to be more efficient, freeing up workers to be more creative and effective.




Must-read books:
Hackers, Stephen Levy
Hit Refresh: The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft's Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone, Satya Nadella
The Future Home in the 5G Era: Next Generation Strategies for Hyper-connected Living, Jefferson Wang


I recently interviewed Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales about The Future of Truth in the Age of Alternative Facts, discussed the next Killer App for 5G, and why Industry 4.0 needs government support to compete globally.




I'm launching this summer a new series called Where's My Jetpack? about the technologies we were promised as kids, what we actually got, and what's coming next. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts or follow me on Twitter.