From the Producer

Teradata Universe 2019

Ron Powell, an independent analyst and industry expert for the BeyeNetwork and executive producer for The World Transformed Fast Forward Series, conducted a series of podcasts with key partners, experts and executives at Teradata Universe. […]

Data Technology

Data Is Money

Fast Forward with ShieldIO and Oracle In this edition of Fast Forward, Simon Bain, Founder and Chief Technology Officer of ShieldIO and David Hicks (Vice President, Worldwide ISV Cloud Business Development and Marketing) with Oracle […]

Fast Forward

It All Starts with Data

Smart Cities, Part 2 Bill Pugh joins host Phil Bowermaster for an in-depth discussion of how smart cities are conceptualized and how smart city initiatives are rolled out. Bill explains how Smart Cities initiatives began […]

Space

Terraforming Mars

What if the planet Mars were to be made more Earth-like: the kind of place where human beings and other Earth life forms could live comfortably. Could we do it? Should we? Phil and Stephen […]

Fast Forward

A Better Citizen Experience

Smart Cities, Part 1 In this edition of Fast Forward, Frannie Mattews, CEO of the Colorado Technology Association, joins us to discuss the many ways that Smart City technologies are transforming transportation, the workplace, and […]

Accelerating Tech

Magic Tech

NASA’s idea for making food from thin air just became a reality — it could feed billions It’s not like you can make food out of thin air. Well…it turns out you can. A company […]

Big Data

Fast Forward: Asking the Wrong Question

Asking the Wrong Question The Future of Business Intelligence Is not a BI Tool Daniel Mintz, Chief Data Evangelist at Looker, steps us through some common misconceptions about who uses data for business, how they […]

Accelerating Tech

Return to the Moon

Phil and Stephen review the legacy of the first moon landing. We’re now as far in time from the moon landing as that event was from the end of World War I. What does it […]

Big Data

Fast Forward: Data in Context

DATA IN CONTEXT Opportunities and challenges in the post Big Data era In this edition of Fast Forward on the World Transformed, Jake Freivald, Vice President of Product Marketing at Information Builders, talks with us […]

Fast Forward

Fast Forward: Robots That Teach

In this edition of Fast Forward our guest Mitch Rosenberg talks with Phil Bowermaster and Ron Powell about how robots that teach can revolutionize the way kids learn. In an increasingly data-driven world, do we […]

Adjacent Realities

Digital Reality: God, the Universe, and Everything

Digital Reality: God, the Universe, and Everything (Digital Consciousness with Jim Elvidge, Part 2) We continue our three-part discussion with Jim Elvidge of his new book, Digital Consciousness. In Part 2, Jim explains how digital […]

Exploring Possibilities

Predictions 2019

Time to pick some favorites from the many lists of predictions for 2019 now circulating. Phil narrows it down to two lists with a few predictions from each State of technology in 2019 | Future […]

Exploring Possibilities

2018 Year in Review

2018 Year in Review Phil and Stephen explain that so much good stuff happened in 2018 that it’s impossible to recap. You have to just push on and report additional good news that you missed […]

Fast Forward

Fast Forward: Data to the Rescue

In this edition of Fast Forward, author, consultant, and executive advisor Jill Dyché talks about her non-profit Outta the Cage, which is dedicated to identifying animals at risk for euthanasia in high-kill shelters and ultimately […]

Fast Forward

Fast Forward: How Customers Buy

…and why they don’t. In this edition of FastForward, Martyn Lewis talks with us about one of the biggest challenges that businesses face today: understanding the buying behavior of their customers. In an online, always-on, […]

Accelerating Tech

Relentless Improvement

How do we get to the future we want? So far we have discussed Outrageous Optimism and Audacious Action, which together can bring about disruptive change. But what about incremental change? Wouldn’t that be better, […]

Accelerating Tech

Audacious Action

In our recent show about Outrageous Optimism https://youtu.be/R91LqaxqfpI, we discussed how one bold idea — one outrageously optimistic idea — may do more to end suffering from disease than anything that’s come before. We begin […]

Exploring Possibilities

Enriching Humanity in a Digitized World

A Very Human Future, Part 3 Futurist Steve Wells concludes his conversation with Phil and Stephen about his new book, A Very Human Future. Steve is a global futurist, keynote speaker, and COO of Fast […]

Exploring Possibilities

People, Jobs, Capability

A Very Human Future, Part 2 Futurist Steve Wells continues his conversation with Phil and Stephen about his new book, A Very Human Future. Steve is a global futurist, keynote speaker, and COO of Fast […]

Exploring Possibilities

Bursts of Possibility

A Very Human Future, Part 1 Futurist Steve Wells continues his conversation with Phil and Stephen about his new book, A Very Human Future. Steve is a global futurist, keynote speaker, and COO of Fast […]