The World of Work in 2030. Service Network St. James’ Park Newcastle September 29 th 2010 Rohit Talwar CEO - Fast Future [email protected] Web / Newsletter: www.fastfuture.com www.convention-2020.com
The Top 20 in 2025?
Source: IMF WEO 2009, PwC ‘the World in 2050 March 2008 edition
It’s Only Just Begun
Source : United Nations
Aubrey de Grey suggests we could live to 500 or 1000
What are the health, consumption and resource implications?
What kind of opportunities will be created?
Life Redefined –
Lifespans are Increasing
Tracking the rise of the middle class across the BRICs and N-11:Share of population with incomes between $6,000 and $30,000 in PPP terms (Goldman Sachs)
What S&T Based or Enabled Occupations Might Emerge or Grow as a Result?
Body Part Maker
Pharmer of Genetically Engineered Crops and Livestock
Memory Augmentation Surgeon
‘New Science’ Ethicist
Climate Change Reversal Specialist
Alternative Vehicle Developers
Weather Modification Police
Old Age Wellness Manager / Consultant Specialists
Space Pilots, Architects and Tour Guides
Avatar Manager / Devotees - Virtual Teachers
Waste Data Handler
Virtual Clutter Organizer
Time Broker / Time Bank Trader
Social 'Networking' Worker
Fully Mapped Personal Genome
Memory Capture / Enhancement
Body Area Network
Technology – The World in your Hand? over the Next 20 Years?
Miami to London in 2 Hours
3. What does the development timeline look like for current and emerging sectors / markets?
Conclusions and emerging sectors / markets?
Thriving in Turbulence