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My keynote presentation for the London Futurists Meetup group on 2012-05-26. The theme of the talk was to explain my "Sci-Fi Scaffolding" methodology.

My keynote presentation for the London Futurists Meetup group on 2012-05-26. The theme of the talk was to explain my "Sci-Fi Scaffolding" methodology.

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    • London Futurists Michell Zappa mz@envisioningtech.com
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    • 1. TECHNOLOGICAL IMPERATIVES Inherence Efficiency Complexity Inevitability
    • INHERENCETechnology wants to be part of us.
    • Anything useful that“ we make is technology. — Kevin Kelly — Founding executive editor, WIRED Magazine
    • EFFICIENCYTechnology wants to be faster.
    • COST SPEED
    • 20122008 CPU × FSB RAM SSD Mbps
    • 0 5 10 15 20 25 30ElectricityTelephoneRadioTelevisionComputerInternetMobile phoneSmartphone Tablet TIME ADOPTION
    • COMPLEXITYTechnology creates itself out of itself.
    • Li-Pol Multi- Kernel EDGE mediaNiMH File- OS Cloud GPRS system sync Li-Ion App Social LTE GSM store network Video Photo TCP IPS Touch-camera camera screen Internet MMS SIM LCD HSDPA Email SMS TFT- Multi-XMPP LCD touch GPS Compass LED Wi-Fi Key- board Trian- A-GPS Blue- USB NFCgulation tooth
    • system GSM NiMH OS Kernel App GPRS store Multi- Social media network EDGE Li-Ion Cloud HSDPA sync Li-Pol LTECompass Trian- GPS A-GPS IPS TFT- LCD CRT gulation LCD NFC Multi- touch XMPP Blue- tooth Touch- screen MMS USB SMS SIM Email Photo Key- Wi-Fi camera board Video camera TCP
    • INEVITABILITYIf it’s possible, it’s necessary.
    • 1. TECHNOLOGICAL IMPERATIVES Inherence Efficiency Complexity Inevitability
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    • GPSGenetic testing for $299
    • 2. MAKING SENSE OF INNOVATION
    • 2012202020302040
    • AI INTERNET INTERFACES SENSORS UBICOMP ROBOTICS BIOTECH MATERIALS ENERGY SPACE GEOTECH
    • “SCI-FI SCAFFOLDING”
    • 3. BETTER GUESSES
    • Faces & smiles
    • UbiquityPerson recognitionObject recognitionFocus & cropping
    • “UBICAM”
    • Knows where you areKnows who you are withKnows what to focus onKnows what matters to youRecords & publishes automatically.
    • “UBICAM”
    • “UBICAM”
    • “UBICAM”
    • £499
    • £499£29
    • Mesh networkingBetter photovoltaicsAffordable smartphones
    • “AIRDROPPED REVOLUTIONS”
    • “AIRDROPPED REVOLUTIONS”
    • Drone camerasSwarm roboticsComputer vision
    • “IRREPRESSIBLE PANOPTICON”
    • “IRREPRESSIBLE PANOPTICON”
    • “IRREPRESSIBLE PANOPTICON”
    • “IRREPRESSIBLE PANOPTICON”
    • 2014 2020 2030 2040Arkyd 100: Arkyd 200: Arkyd 300: Asteroid miningIn-orbit telescopes More scientific instruments Networked swarm of robots H2O extractionwith remote sensing with additional propulsion orbiting an asteroid rky d 200 Arkyd A 300 00 y d1 k Ar
    • 4. WHAT NEXT?
    • It takes all the running you“ can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that!
    • HIT & MISS
    • envisioningtech.com/methodology/
    • Thank you. @envisioningtechmz@envisioningtech.com envisioningtech.com