Keynote: Profiting from Accelerating Change - MegaTrends Abu Dhabi Conference

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Keynote: Profiting from Accelerating Change - MegaTrends Abu Dhabi Conference

  1. 1. Profiting from Accelerating Change Ross Dawson Futurist, Entrepreneur, Strategy Advisor, Author
  2. 3. Source : US DoC; Cap Gemini Ernst & Young
  3. 4. Shift to clean energy
  4. 5. Deleveraging Source : US Federal Reserve US$ billion
  5. 6. A time of dislocation
  6. 7. Taking diverging paths
  7. 8. Source : UK Office of National Statistics
  8. 12. EXPONENTIAL DRIVERS COMMODITIZATION EXPECTATIONS
  9. 13. EXPONENTIAL DRIVERS COMMODITIZATION EXPECTATIONS
  10. 15. Bandwidth grows Source : Cisco, Approaching the Zettabyte Era
  11. 16. Computing power soars
  12. 19. EXPONENTIAL DRIVERS COMMODITIZATION EXPECTATIONS
  13. 20. Squeezing out the inefficiencies
  14. 21. Transparency drives business relationships
  15. 22. Speed to market is the heart of competition
  16. 23. EXPONENTIAL DRIVERS COMMODITIZATION EXPECTATIONS
  17. 24. We expect more
  18. 25. Creating the next billion middle class
  19. 26. More money and more refined taste
  20. 27. We are now participants
  21. 28. Accountability for everything
  22. 29. EXPONENTIAL DRIVERS Bandwidth Processing power Man-machine interfaces COMMODITIZATION Efficiency Speed Global markets Information access EXPECTATIONS Aspiration Luxury Participation Accountability
  23. 31. Scale-free networks everywhere
  24. 32. How valuable are your relationships?
  25. 33. Industries are networks
  26. 37. Increased media consumption Source: Carat
  27. 38. Fragmentation
  28. 40. Organizations are media
  29. 42. Innovation and global networks Concept Development Environment Funding Intellectual property Scaling Global markets
  30. 43. Tapping your customers’ ideas
  31. 44. Getting the world’s brightest
  32. 46. The two layers of organizations… Ad-hoc networks Standardized processes
  33. 47. Finding what you need
  34. 48. How organizations really work
  35. 49. What is Enterprise 2.0? The application of Web 2.0 and other collaboration technologies to enhance organizational performance. 1 2 Establishing the organizational structures and processes that will drive success in an intensely competitive connected economy.
  36. 52. The only way you can control your destiny is to be more flexible than your environment - The Law of Requisite Variety
  37. 53. Forecasting and scenarios Beyond the limits of forecasting
  38. 54. Thinking about the future of drilling Source: Global Business Network & Peter Schwartz
  39. 55. Life is full of surprises Source: Global Business Network & Peter Schwartz
  40. 56. Strategy in the flow economy
  41. 57. Develop strategy based on industry networks Pull together the best global talent Create more flexible organizations Tap internal and external innovation Experiment, learn, refine Use downturns to invest and reposition Strategic action
  42. 60. We have a choice

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