Disrupting the Tradespeople Market with Rated People’s CEO Celia Francis (MDE290)

Celia Francis is CEO of Rated People, a marketplace in the UK for tradespeople, such as plumbers and electricians. Rated People is a disruptive player, making waves. In this interview with Celia, we look at the challenges of setting up … Continue reading

Using Artificial Intelligence To Decode Our Heart Beat Into Emotions with Limbic AI CEO, Ross Harper (MDE286)

Ross Harper, with a PhD in Computational Neuroscience, is founder and CEO of Limbic AI, a recent startup building a robust dataset and using artificial intelligence to infer the emotional state of the user, wearing an appropriate wearable device, from … Continue reading

How Beautiful is L’Oreal’s Future? How Bright Are Your Future Prospects?

In today’s tumultuous times, it takes more than reading tea leaves to predict your future prospects. I read with not a little interest a couple of recent articles about my former employer, L’Oreal, the #1 beauty company in the world. … Continue reading

Using Data & AI to Create Preemptive and Preventative Recommendations for Athletes with Helene Guillaume, CEO of WILD (MDE284)

Helene Guillaume is co-founder and CEO of WILD, a health tech startup backed by Entrepreneur First, pioneering in creating pre-emptive, preventative care for athletes. Specifically, WILD collects various data inputs and uses AI to help understand your body and provide … Continue reading

Building a trusted digital identity infrastructure for the world with James Monaghan at Evernym (MDE283)

James Monaghan is VP Product Management at Evernym, a startup based out of Utah, building the next generation of identity infrastructure for the world. It’s a fascinating project, tackling a big challenge that is designed to enable trusted peer interactions … Continue reading

How to Tackle Disruption, Ask Better Questions and Adapt to Survive with Jack Uldrich, Futurist and Best-Selling Author (MDE281)

Jack Uldrich is an acclaimed global futurist, keynote (including TEDx) speaker, and best-selling author. In this conversation, we discuss why business executives need to unlearn and embrace ambiguity in order better to lead, how leaders should be asking better questions, … Continue reading

When AI Is About Artificial Interruptions – An Example of Voice Recognition and AI for Evil in an Automated Spam Call

You know those pestering calls you get where someone informs you, often with a foreign accent, that you’ve been in a car accident and are due some compensation…? It seems that these calls just continue to come despite the evermore … Continue reading

Exploring and Exploiting IoT Internet of Things with Will Donovan, founder of Atmos XR (MDE276)

Will Donovan is founder and CEO of the non-profit Curtis Leadership Foundation, helping to prepare future leaders and innovators to embody their values, build trust, harness their inspirations and launch future-proof careers. He’s also founder and CEO of Atmos Digital, … Continue reading

SXSW 2018 – Storytelling And Tech: A Book By Another Cover

South By Southwest (SXSW) remains my highlight event of the year in terms of getting inspiration, meeting new people and checking out where the world is in regard to the digital/new tech revolution. And 2018 was another bonanza affair with … Continue reading

The Opportunities and Use Cases of Artificial Intelligence for Business with Rob McCargow @robmccargow (MDE271)

Rob McCargow is the Artificial Intelligence programme leader at PWC and is a renowned speaker and thought leader on AI. He’s mission-led and has been leading the debate about how AI can do good for the world. In this conversation, … Continue reading