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This is a program delivered on 27 March 2012 by Glen Hiemstra to the 2012 Annual Dinner of the Grand Island, Nebraska Chamber of Commerce. Glen Hiemstra is the Founder of Futurist.com and the......

This is a program delivered on 27 March 2012 by Glen Hiemstra to the 2012 Annual Dinner of the Grand Island, Nebraska Chamber of Commerce. Glen Hiemstra is the Founder of Futurist.com and the Curator of DoTheFuture.com

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  • 1. what is your image of the future?
  • 2. If you don t go far enoughback in memory or far enoughahead in hope, your presentwill be impoverished. Edward Lindaman
  • 3. There is one rule for the industrialist and thatis: Make the best quality of goods possible atthe lowest cost possible, paying the highest
  • 4. not a mystery
  • 5. ahead in hope: lessons from the futuresix converging forces•  old and young•  technology acceleration•  globe races ahead •  century of easy cheap energy winds down•  sustainability broadly defined •  income gap economics
  • 6. cceleration
  • 7. nanotechnology | biotech
  • 8. Americas EU-CIS Asia $2T $5.5T $4T Americas14% World China, India, JPopulation EU, CIS, M.E., Africa SE Asia, Aust 33% World 53% Worl Population Populatio
  • 9. ext gen fossil fuelsarsower plantsuildings and appliances
  • 10. sustainability: 
challenge of food security•  global population growth from 7 billion to ~ 9 billion means....•  in the next 40 years we have to produce as much food as we used to produce over centuries•  requires 21st Century agriculture
  • 11. income gap economics
  • 12. knowledge value economy it s what a product or service - or person kno
  • 13. knowledge value needs…..knowledgemust find new and better ways to providehigh-quality learning to millions ofadditional students between now and 202
  • 14. what is your image of the future?
  • 15. e greater dangerr most of us is t that our aim iso high and we ss it, but that ittoo low and weach it. Michelangelo
  • 16. the future is something we future is notmething that happens to us
  • 17. ank you for your timer more informationwww.futurist.comglen@futurist.comtwitter.com/glenhiemstrafacebook.com/glenhiemstra