what is your image  of the future?
If you don t go far enoughback in memory or far enoughahead in hope, your presentwill be impoverished.        Edward Linda...
There is one rule for the industrialist and thatis: Make the best quality of goods possible atthe lowest cost possible, pa...
not a mystery
ahead in hope: lessons from the futuresix converging forces•  old and young•  technology acceleration•  globe races ahead ...
cceleration
nanotechnology | biotech
Americas         EU-CIS                      Asia           $2T            $5.5T                       $4T Americas14% Wor...
ext gen fossil fuelsarsower plantsuildings and appliances
sustainability: 
challenge of food security•  global population growth from 7     billion to ~ 9 billion means....•    in ...
income gap economics
knowledge value economy                it s what a                product or                service - or                pe...
knowledge value needs…..knowledgemust find new and better ways to providehigh-quality learning to millions ofadditional stu...
what is your image  of the future?
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
the future is                   something we future is notmething that  happens to us
ank you for your timer more informationwww.futurist.comglen@futurist.comtwitter.com/glenhiemstrafacebook.com/glenhiemstra
Beyond 2020:  Keynote for Grand Island Chamber
Beyond 2020:  Keynote for Grand Island Chamber
Beyond 2020:  Keynote for Grand Island Chamber
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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 Curator of DoTheFuture.com

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Beyond 2020: Keynote for Grand Island Chamber

  1. 1. what is your image of the future?
  2. 2. If you don t go far enoughback in memory or far enoughahead in hope, your presentwill be impoverished. Edward Lindaman
  3. 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. 4. not a mystery
  5. 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. 6. cceleration
  7. 7. nanotechnology | biotech
  8. 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. 9. ext gen fossil fuelsarsower plantsuildings and appliances
  10. 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. 11. income gap economics
  12. 12. knowledge value economy it s what a product or service - or person kno
  13. 13. knowledge value needs…..knowledgemust find new and better ways to providehigh-quality learning to millions ofadditional students between now and 202
  14. 14. what is your image of the future?
  15. 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. 16. the future is something we future is notmething that happens to us
  17. 17. ank you for your timer more informationwww.futurist.comglen@futurist.comtwitter.com/glenhiemstrafacebook.com/glenhiemstra
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