37 critical problems that need to be solved for drone delivery to become viable

37 critical problems that need to be solved for drone delivery to become viable

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist DaVinci Institute It all started when Toni, one of our staffers working on our flying drone workshop, asked me a simple question. She asked, Since I... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Wednesday October 11, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey

Haptic clothing: When our technologies become truly wearable

Haptic clothing: When our technologies become truly wearable

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute The fashion industry is only now waking up to the potential of haptic clothing that offers wearers a form of kinesthetic... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Friday September 29, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey

Our newest unit of measure – 1 human intelligence unit

Our newest unit of measure – 1 human intelligence unit

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute Ive been closely watching the debate on artificial intelligence with people like Rodney Brooks saying its only a tool, and... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Tuesday September 12, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, DaVinci Institute, artificial intelligence

60 future crimes that don’t exist today

60 future crimes that don’t exist today

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The Davinci Institute Most of our heroes were rule breakers. Yes, virtually everyone that holds a prominent place in our history books was a rebel,... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Monday June 19, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey

78 skills that will be difficult to automate

78 skills that will be difficult to automate

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist DaVinci Institute Recently my wife, Deb, and I were eating at a local sushi restaurant, watching the itamae (sushi chefs) carefully preparing each meal.... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Friday May 5, 2017 1 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, robots, artificial intelligence

The coming meat wars – 17 mind-blowing predictions

The coming meat wars – 17 mind-blowing predictions

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist DaVinci Institute In November of 2015, I was asked to speak on the future of agriculture in Auckland, NZ along with some of the leading authorities... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Friday April 14, 2017 1 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, DaVinci Institute

14 fallacies of the coming robot apocalypse

14 fallacies of the coming robot apocalypse

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute Over the past few weeks Ive come across a growing number of tirades warning us of the dangers of robots. If you were concerned... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Tuesday March 28, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey

25 shocking predictions about the coming driverless car era in the U.S.

25 shocking predictions about the coming driverless car era in the U.S.

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute The night before my talk for the Texas Transportation forum in Austin, Texas, my wife and I were involved in a car accident.... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Monday March 6, 2017 1 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, driverless cars, DaVinci Institute