2008 Recruiter of the year
2009 Hotello of the Year
2011 Hospitality Personality of the Year
2012 NIMA Award:
Most Customer Centric Org.
2015 Strijp S: Best Co-work Location in NL
2017 Lab 55: Best Local Work Spot in NL
218 locations in 29 countries…
RONALD VAN DEN HOFF
FOTO CREDIT: HENK JAN WINKELDERMAAT
FUNCTIONAL ASPIRATIONAL MEANINGFULL
1850 1990 20302020BEFORE 1800
A CHAORDIC SOCIETY ON THE RISE
THE FIRST MACHINE AGE THE SECOND MACHINE AGE
A CHAORDIC SOCIETY ON THE RISE*:
* FRAMEWORK BY
new social economic
value creation platforms
artificial & human
LIFE FOLLOWING OUR
(lack of orientation & powerless of the individual,
the superficiality, flexibility & instability of relations,
the dealing with authority)
MATE Hotels creates their own Hub &
E-residents have validated identities
and can open bank accounts,
start companies, hire staff without
ever visiting Estonia in real life.
A WHOLE COUNTRY AS THE PLATFORM
E-Sports for pro-gamers. Player ‘PewDiePie’ has 41 million subscribers
and 10 billion video clicks.
The 2016 world championship drew 43 million viewers,
prize pool reached $6,7 million.
PLATFORMS: GAMING BIGGER THAN SPORTS
The factory of the future
will have only two employees:
a man and a dog.
The man will be there
to feed the dog.
The dog will be there
to keep the man from
touching the equipment.*
*Autodesk CEO Carl Bass
5 years old
WHATSAPP $19 billion
450 million users
$345.5 million per employee
23 years old
VODAFONE $128 billion
440 million users
$1.4 million per employee
A future without jobs does not equal
a future without work…
Intelligent robots will do every job cheaper, faster &
far more reliable than humans.
They work 168 hours a week, not just 40 *.
INSURANCE CLAIMS- REALITY CHECK BY ARTIFICIAL
BLOCKCHAIN & MORE, THE NEXT
-A way of agreeing on the contents of a database
without anyone being “in charge” of the database,
-And a way of compensating people for helping
make that database more valuable.
(without those people being on an official payroll or owning shares in a
- AUTONOMOUS ORGANIZATIONS
- (dynamic) SHARED OWNERSHIP
“With artificial intelligence we are summoning the demon,”
THE IN-BETWEEN LANGUAGE…
A: “ YOU I EVERYTHING ELSE”…
B: “BALLS HAVE A BALL TO ME
TO ME TO ME TO ME”.
April 26, 2007
CYBERWAR ATTACK ON ESTONIA:
“One thousand data packets per hour were
traveling through the country’s networks on the
first day. On the second day, it was
two thousand per hour.
At its highest point, it was four million —
THE COMMONS IS LOST.
“IF THE PRIVATE BECOMES VISIBLE, A HUMAN STOPS BEING A
“De politie breidt het aantal camera's fors uit:
Tweehonderd flitspalen op de binnenwegen
worden uitgerust met
Automatic Number Plate Recognition camera’s”.
“No one shall be subjected to
arbitrary interference with his
privacy, family, home or
Article 12 of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights
The ‘White Spots App’ visualizes
the invisible electromagnetic cloud
GAME ADDICTIONINFORMATION OVERLOAD
WILL HOMO-SAPIENS DEGENERATE, BECOME EXTINCT OR ADDAPT ?
HUMANITY’S NEARING AN UPGRADE TO IRRELEVANCE…”
* Yuval Harari: “Homo Deus”, 2017
Homo Sapiens merges with a new
thus upgrades itself…
FREE DATA FLOW
The Global Brain knows us better
than we know ourselves…
NEW ECONOMIC SYSTEMS
networked value creation, based on
solidarity, sustainability & reciprocity.
Decentralized local networks,
shared dynamic blockchain-driven ownership
Internet of Cities
takeaway home cooked meals
NEW ECONOMIC SYSTEMS:
COLLABORATIVE & SHARING ECONOMY
THE AIRBNB EFFECT
nbr of rooms 2016 2018
Amsterdam 7.800 18.500
London 18.500 50.000
Paris 29.000 55.000
Barcelona 12.000 17.000
Los Angeles 14.500 31.000
New York City -- 41.000
9 4.000.000 31
91 1.200.000 35
98 838.000 19
71 766.000 10
12 675.000 9
50 600.000 12
source: Marco Derksen (Upstream, 2018)
age rooms value ($B)
NEIGHBOURHOOD BECOMES ONE BIG-GIG ECONOMY,
WITH THE PLATFORMS AS ENABLERS.
CO-WORKING, CO-LIVING & CO-PRODUCING,
YOU LIVE WHERE YOU WORK
‘INHABITANTS ARE MERE DATA PRODUCERS AND ARE
MANAGED BY ALGORITMS. PUBLIC SPACE HAS GONE’.
VAN DEN HOFF, 2017
‘TALENT, TOLERANCE, TECHNOLOGY’
RICHARD FLORIDA, 2002
S2G Framework* for cities
‘A SERENDIPITIOUS MULTIDIMENSIONAL PUBLIC SPACE
WITH CULTURAL, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL DIVERSITY’.
by Joe Pine, April 2017
by J.Pine, April 2017
skills become power
goes well beyond
gets the job done
gets in the way
shared co-working &
MATCHMAKING BY USING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE.
working on a key note presentation
Try to describe in one sentence what you are working on today. Or if you need support. We will connect you!
“…Connect, Collaborate & Grow…”
Have access to a 100K social-capital-
co-work-seats-eco system per year in
* got a new job,
* was invited for a new project
* or started a new company:
2013 1 out of 8
2015 1 out of 6
2017 1 out of 4
** 2013-2015-2017 Survey by the Erasmus University of Rotterdam.
…and assist us
in activities like:
“We want to create a platform where employees and coworkers
come together and reinforce each other. ” Silvia Onos, Program-manager.
7 pitch events
collaboration 46 start-ups
NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN DECENTRALIZED NETWORKS…
DATA SHARING WITH LOCAL NETWORKS:
9:00 AM :
IN NEED OF
1:00 PM :
IN NEED OF
car-sharing program home take away food
course, education platform
“Decentralization enables at a fine grain level
groups of people to self-organize
in a manner that was not possible before…”
David Orban, Singularity University