DECODING TOMORROW: FUTURISM AND FORESIGHTS TODAY

FORESIGHTS AND IDEAS THAT EXPAND MINDS AND INSPIRE A CHANGE OF HEART.

09 Aug 2022

What is the Disinformation Age? Ed Coper Decodes Facts and Other Lies

Today we have a very special guest on the 2nd Renaissance. Not only is Ed Coper one of my best friends from my high school days in Canberra, but as a young immigrant I also fondly recall a feeling I had that if a then young Ed Coper ...

09 Jun 2022

Meeting Planner -> Transformation Catalyst: How to Design Transformational Events

As a futurist, I know that you want to be a transformation catalyst. In order to do that, you need to create transformational moments. The problem is that the pandemic changed the way we humans meet, connect and collaborate which ...

23 May 2022

Sustainability Futurist - Keynote Speaker of the Year

Professional Speakers Association Award Committee's Motivation: "This year’s recipient is a world-class speaker.  A speaker of our time. A leader in the digital medium who has led the fray as a model for others. We have lived through ...

12 May 2022

Humane Technology - Does Technology Make Us More Human(e)?

We often mistake technology for being cold, robotic, and digitally distracting. Yes, it can be those things, but to reduce our perspectives of the latent possibilities in technological progress to merely those associations is quite ...

26 Apr 2022

2nd Renaissance - Green Growth with John Elkington

This week on the 2nd Renaissance we speak with John Elkington - one of the wise elders and founders of the global sustainability movement. The Evening Standard named John among the ‘1000 Most Influential People’ in London, describing ...

07 Apr 2022

2nd Renaissance - Green is the New Digital with Gerd Leonhard

This week on the 2nd Renaissance we speak with Swiss-German futurist, Gerd Leonhard. We investigate what is the meaning of ‘The Good Future’, why ‘Green is the New Digital’, the fact that the pandemic was a test run for climate change ...

07 Mar 2022

2nd Renaissance - how a values-led life leads to climate action with Sarah Wilson

This week on the 2nd Renaissance we speak with Sarah Wilson - author, minimalist and philanthropist. Sarah is a New York Times and #1 Amazon bestselling author, founder of IQuitSugar.com, and former editor of Australian Cosmopolitan ...