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SAMI Consulting. What forces will change our world? A commentary. Dr Chris Yapp. OK… Let’s be cynical. Where’s my personal jet pack? .COM bubble, 2008 Crash…. Self-driving cars …. Flying cars (remember them?) The End is nigh! Club of Rome 1973 1980 The New Ice Age!

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Sami consulting

SAMI Consulting

What forces will change our world?

A commentary

Dr Chris Yapp

www.samiconsulting.co.uk


Ok let s be cynical

OK… Let’s be cynical

  • Where’s my personal jet pack?

  • .COM bubble, 2008 Crash….

  • Self-driving cars …. Flying cars (remember them?)

  • The End is nigh! Club of Rome 1973

  • 1980 The New Ice Age!

  • The “Cure for Cancer”

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What we think we know

What we think we know

  • Key Trends

  • Discontinuities

  • Roadblocks

  • Events

  • From the forces deck

    • Demographics

    • West to East

    • Environment & Resources

    • Technology

    • Globalisation

  • The Future is faster!

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A trend is your friend until it bends

A trend is your friend ---------- until it bends

  • Population

    • Ageing

    • Arab Spring

    • Women’s rights

    • Diaspora

    • Chinese migration

    • Resource Wars

    • Education and skills

    • Obesity

  • Technology

    • R&D Productivity eg Pharma

    • New materials: Architecture

    • 3D Printing

    • Energy Security

    • Internet of Things

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When trends interact

When trends interact?

  • Life expectancy is increasing 1 year every decade

  • New Science will extend life spans

  • Obesity is lowering life expectations

  • Long-term conditions will become more manageable

  • Retirement and the Pensions Crisis?

  • Life expectancy gap widening across social classes

  • Ageing population with rising schools rolls

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Interaction between technology and society

Interaction between Technology and Society

  • Social values

  • Open and Closed?

  • Institutional maturity

  • Legal Frameworks

  • Regulation

  • Jurisdiction

  • War and instability

“The Stone Age didn’t finish because we ran out of stones”

Sheik Yamani

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What we tend to overlook

What we tend to overlook

  • Events: The next Los Angeles Earthquake

  • How many countries in 2050?

  • Religion…

  • How many companies from 1993 are still around?. How many of today’s will exist in 2033?

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The dinosaurs died out

The dinosaurs died out…

“ There are only 66 institutions in the West that have survived since the 1600s without fundamental changes to their mission and structure: these are

The Parliament of Iceland

The Parliament of the Isle of Man

The Catholic Church

The Lutheran Church

and

62 Universities”

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Electronic publishing

Electronic Publishing

Market Impact

Publishers?

Bookstores?

The Third Horizon

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Reasons to be optimistic

Reasons to be Optimistic

  • 2013

    • 60th Anniversary of DNA structure

    • 40th Anniversary of Arpanet in Europe

    • 300th Anniversary of the death of Edward Lloyd

    • New waves of sciences and technologies arriving in next decade

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