Trond Arne Undheim is a futurist, venture partner at Antler and Hitachi Ventures, ecosystem evangelist at Tulip, non-resident Fellow at the Atlantic Council, co-founder of Yegii, and former Director of MIT Startup Exchange, based in Wellesley, Massachusetts. He holds a PhD on the future of work and artificial intelligence and cognition. He is the former Program Director of MIT Startup Exchange, Director of Standards Strategy & Policy at Oracle and National Expert for e-Government at the European Commission.
"Undheim weaves together at grand scale themes of tech-fueled
disruption and innovation ecosystems, providing a roadmap for
navigating the technologies of tomorrow."
*Gary A. Bolles, Chair for the Future of Work, Singularity University*
"Trond brings a wealth of experience across business and academia, start-up and enterprise to the challenge of scanning the horizon. Most importantly, he listens, drawing on the perspectives of a huge range of thinkers and digesting them on our behalf. This book will undoubtedly be an invaluable guide to those leading small business or large enterprises, seeking to understand how tech trends will make or break their future."
*Tom Cheesewright, author of Future-proof Your Business and UK Futurist*
"Future Tech is an insightful guide to our emerging future. What will the impact of new disruptive technologies be both on the individual and society, and how should we respond? Trond not only tests our assumptions, but suggests the actions we can take and tools we can use to benefit from, and adjust to, the coming reality."
*Lord Clement-Jones, CBE, Member of the House of Lords, Co-Chair All Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence & former Chair of the House of Lords Artificial Intelligence Select Committee*
"Technology is disrupting multiple facets of business and society. A key challenge for us is how we shape the impact of technology for the good of all. Trond Arne Undheim's vision for how technology should be applied is inspiring because it puts humans back in the driver's seat for shaping the future. I strongly recommend this book to all those who are interested in better understanding the forces of change impacting our work and lives."
*Soumitra Dutta, Professor of Management, Former Founding Dean SC Johnson College of Business, Cornell University and Founding Editor, Global Innovation Index*
"A thought leader's guide to the forces behind emerging tech innovations and their implications for business and society."
*William H. Dutton, Emeritus Professor, University of Southern California & Oxford Martin Fellow, University of Oxford*