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How to change the world. Ultimate leadership speech. Secret of all management, marketing and motivation. The Four Circles of the Human Heart and their impact on consumer behaviour. Sustainable business and social enterprises. How to encourage corporations to act in ethical ways. Future of philanthropy and non-profit organisations. Future of consumers, engaging with customer passion. Future of EU, Eurozone and government policy. Protection of environment. Green tech innovation, solar cells and wind power, salt caverns for energy storage and the future of the energy industry. Conference keynote by Patrick Dixon, Futurist, for Zermatt Foundation - based on principle of "The Common Good".

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  • 1. Dr Patrick Dixon Chairman Global Change LtdSustainAgilityHow can we create a better future ?
  • 2. Patrick Dixon is Chairman of Global Change Ltd, Author of 15 books and hasbeen ranked one of the 20 most influential business thinkers alive today (Thinkers 50)Creating a Better World - Sustainable Future andthe Common Good - Keynote for Zermatt SummitFoundation (2012)500 videos of keynoteswww.youtube.com/pjvdixonover 4 million viewswww.globalchange.com14 million unique visitors
  • 3. Crisis ofPurposeat Work
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  • 6. What kinds of things do you want to be remembered forWhat are youinvesting in?
  • 7. DOING GOOD•What would you like to beknown for – if you had thetalent?•Top of list: Doing good /being kind / great personLiving Life Backwards – living today how you want to remember tomorrow
  • 8. Building a Better World• Basis of all advertising• Every marketing campaign• Every mission statement• All leadership• All change management• All government• Every business activity• Every human passion• EU 20,000 if you can find a businessexception to this universal rule
  • 9. All sales based on a promisePurpose of business is to deliver on the promiseProfit is your reward for doing soPurpose of Business
  • 10. ALL      BIG      TRENDS      ARE      RELATED  
  • 11. Middle Class --> 300m India - 100m Africa
  • 12. The future is about
  • 13. The future is aboutEMOTION
  • 14. 1 billion children  cities
  • 15. How most people talk about sustainability
  • 16. “Caring for the planet -for the sake of futuregenerations”
  • 17. $40 Trillion Green Tech Boomdriven by oil price, cost cuts, green activism
  • 18. Data accepted widelyScience of global warming might possibly turnout to be incorrect, but it is highly influential
  • 19. “US emissions of CO2equivalent to a carpetof CO2 = 33cmsthick each year overentire land mass”
  • 20. Source: „Vostok“ (Antarctica) ice cores, World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, NOAA, Boulder, CO, USA350-393ppmin 30 yearsxx420,000 Years - CO2 and Earth Temperature”Dip equivalent to 0.5 mile of ice over some ofnorthern hemisphere 15,000 years ago”
  • 21. “400,000 sq miles of Arctic ice melted in 30 years”
  • 22. China water crisis“In 20 years, 18,000 square miles of ice melted”“3000 out of 4000Tibetan lakes dried up”“Yellow river dried up recently for 226 days”
  • 23. Oil >$100 a barrel accelerates innovationEven strong climate sceptics “go green”
  • 24. 120,000 terawatts of sunlight /day7,000 times total global power usePower Moscow from Libyan Desert“33-49% EU power = wind by 2050”Surplus wind to methane ?Gas power - load balancing
  • 25. 120,000 terawatts of sunlight /day7,000 times total power useQUEBEC from ARIZONA
  • 26. Solar cell generation parity <7-10 yrs
  • 27. •Only 5% EU power crosses borders
  • 28. Enough salt caverns to power germany for a week37
  • 29. Problem of Old Tires – gassificationGas + Rubber
  • 30. 30 million acres lostEU 5% gasoline and diesel from food25% of 2010 US grain  fuel30% US grain burnt in cars
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  • 32. Power + Food
  • 33. Recycle Metal70% less energy40% less water85% less air pollution75% less water pollution
  • 34. Street Lights - Philips5%  2% of US / EU energyPayback period 4 years120 million EU street lamps75% replace in 15 years at unit costof $750 including labour
  • 35. Go further than you have to“Compliance” lags behind public opinion
  • 36. Innovation: Intel + Chandler City - US1.5m gallons a day into $19m desalination plant Pumped into sandstone acquiferReplaces 75% of water used by factoryGood relationship with local government planners / image / morale
  • 37. Build a Better Worldindividual family community world
  • 38. Patrick Dixon is Chairman of Global Change Ltd, Author of 15 books and hasbeen ranked one of the 20 most influential business thinkers alive today (Thinkers 50)Creating a Better World - Sustainable Future andthe Common Good - Keynote for Zermatt SummitFoundation (2012)500 videos of keynoteswww.youtube.com/pjvdixonover 4 million viewswww.globalchange.com14 million unique visitors