Some of Futurist Gerd's best slides and images used in recent virtual keynotes, with time-coded video links
The number of countries announcing pledges to achieve net-zero emissions over the coming decades continues to grow. But the pledges by governments to date – even if fully achieved – fall well short of what is required to bring global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions to net zero by 2050 and give the world an even chance of limiting the global temperature rise to 1.5 °C.
Technology is exponential but humans are not: Why Digital Ethics is an increasingly crucial topic (and some new keynotes)
“Technology can do great things, but it does not WANT ...
I am here to tell the story of The Good Future. I believe in a future where the power of human ingenuity, science and technology solves our biggest problems. I also believe that humans are basically kind and capable of collaboration (read 'human kind' by Rutger Bregman! )