Using Data & AI to Create Preemptive and Preventative Recommendations for Athletes with Helene Guillaume, CEO of WILD (MDE284)

Helene Guillaume is co-founder and CEO of WILD, a health tech startup backed by Entrepreneur First, pioneering in creating pre-emptive, preventative care for athletes. Specifically, WILD collects various data inputs and uses AI to help understand your body and provide … Continue reading

Digital Pleasures & Pains – The Pros and Cons of the Digital Address Book

Do you recall the days of the paper address book? Writing in and rubbing out (if you were smart enough to use a pencil) names, addresses and phone numbers. For some of my contacts, the paper would crumble under the … Continue reading

Building a trusted digital identity infrastructure for the world with James Monaghan at Evernym (MDE283)

James Monaghan is VP Product Management at Evernym, a startup based out of Utah, building the next generation of identity infrastructure for the world. It’s a fascinating project, tackling a big challenge that is designed to enable trusted peer interactions … Continue reading

The Biggest Brand Disruption In Two Words

What’s causing the most disruption of your brand? Some will point to social media, the mobile phone or other technologies. But it’s not the technologies themselves that are disrupting brands, it’s how they are being used. Moreover, when you look … Continue reading

How to Tackle Disruption, Ask Better Questions and Adapt to Survive with Jack Uldrich, Futurist and Best-Selling Author (MDE281)

Jack Uldrich is an acclaimed global futurist, keynote (including TEDx) speaker, and best-selling author. In this conversation, we discuss why business executives need to unlearn and embrace ambiguity in order better to lead, how leaders should be asking better questions, … Continue reading

When AI Is About Artificial Interruptions – An Example of Voice Recognition and AI for Evil in an Automated Spam Call

You know those pestering calls you get where someone informs you, often with a foreign accent, that you’ve been in a car accident and are due some compensation…? It seems that these calls just continue to come despite the evermore … Continue reading

Behind the scenes with the successful Somnai Experience in London with Andrew McGuinness (MDE279)

Andrew McGuinness is the CEO of Ellipsis Entertainment and founder of the BMB and Seven Dials PR agency. Through DotDotDot London, part of Ellipsis, Andrew partnered with a couple of agencies to create an innovative and provocative entertainment experience in … Continue reading

Understanding and Leveraging Cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain with Peter McCormack (MDE278)

Peter McCormack is one of the pioneers in bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. Having literally fallen into the space, Peter is now an experienced cryptocurrency trader, miner, blogger, podcaster and advisor, cruising the world and advocating cryptocurrencies. In this podcast, we discuss … Continue reading

Baas Jaam Virtual Reality Entertainment Centre in Tallinn Estonia

During my visit to Tallinn Estonia, I had the chance to discover the first (and largest) Virtual Reality (VR) Entertainment Centre, Baas Jaam. Located on the southern tip of the old town of Tallinn, with a rather unassuming facade, Baas … Continue reading

Somnai – An original immersive experience with a purpose

Thanks to the recommendation of a friend’s daughter, I got plugged into an original multi-reality immersive experience in London, called SOMNAI, created by a London-based company, DotDotDot. It’s an ambitious new form of entertainment. Much of the press that I … Continue reading