Amin Toufani is an economist who discussed that there will be exponential winners and losers. He discusses what it takes for individuals and companies to be future winners.
Amin gave parts of the SU Summit 2018 at two other events. Amin has updated and expanded his thesis.
There are more powerful business models with more pricing power.
Content has the least pricing power.
Product or Service has more pricing power
Platforms have more power.
Ecosystem of many platforms are even better. The only true ecosystem currently is WeChat
Operating System – Exponential system dynamics have adaptable, scalable and self-management systems. There should be no managers in the system
Emails are a form of collaboration system. As systems become more complex they need to shift to coordination.
76% prefer to work in by themselves.
Project YOLO (https://psreddie.com/darknet/yolo)
BLAIQ-NET (BLockchain, AI, Quantum) is the world we are heading.
There is IQ (Intelligence Quotient), EQ (Emotional Quotient) and AQ (Adaptability Quotient)
Adaptability Quotient is the prediction of success
Unlearning is a new core competency. It leads to stability
Adding certainty to an uncertain world.
Absolute Poverty is going down but Relative poverty is going up.
Relative poverty is a problem. When people board a plane and have to walk past business class to economy then Air Rage incident went up 218%.
Brian Wang is a prolific business-oriented writer of emerging and disruptive technologies. He is known for insightful articles that combine business and technical analysis that catches the attention of the general public and is also useful for those in the industries. He is the sole author and writer of nextbigfuture.com, the top online science blog. He is also involved in angel investing and raising funds for breakthrough technology startup companies.
He gave the recent keynote presentation at Monte Jade event with a talk entitled the Future for You. He gave an annual update on molecular nanotechnology at Singularity University on nanotechnology, gave a TEDX talk on energy, and advises USC ASTE 527 (advanced space projects program). He has been interviewed for radio, professional organizations. podcasts and corporate events. He was recently interviewed by the radio program Steel on Steel on satellites and high altitude balloons that will track all movement in many parts of the USA.
He fundraises for various high impact technology companies and has worked in computer technology, insurance, healthcare and with corporate finance.
He has substantial familiarity with a broad range of breakthrough technologies like age reversal and antiaging, quantum computers, artificial intelligence, ocean tech, agtech, nuclear fission, advanced nuclear fission, space propulsion, satellites, imaging, molecular nanotechnology, biotechnology, medicine, blockchain, crypto and many other areas.