DaVinci Institute to launch ‘Inside the Mind of a Futurist’ April 10-14

DaVinci Institute to launch ‘Inside the Mind of a Futurist’ April 10-14

WESTMINSTER -- On April 10, DaVinci Institute will launch Inside the Mind of a Futurist, the first-ever, week-long course for people who want to enhance their understanding of the future and... Read More

Monday March 20, 2017 0 comments Tags: Westminster, DaVinci Institute, Thomas Frey, Michael Cushman, DaVinci Tech Academy

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 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, driverless cars, DaVinci Institute

Futurist Tom Frey to speak at March 8 CCIA event

Futurist Tom Frey to speak at March 8 CCIA event

DENVER -- Futurist Tom Frey will speak March 8 on Cleantech 2020 and Beyond: Through the Looking Glass in a presentation hosted by Colorado Cleantech Industries Association (CCIA). Frey,... Read More

Monday March 6, 2017 0 comments Tags: Denver, CCIA, Thomas Frey

Three great learning machine paradoxes

Three great learning machine paradoxes

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute I installed my Nest Thermostat a little over a year ago. This learning machine was billed as being able to study the habits of... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Friday February 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, machine learning

Building the world’s first graphene superconductor power grid

Building the world’s first graphene superconductor power grid

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute In 2002 when Dr. Bor Jang , a little-known researcher in Akron, Ohio filed his patent for graphene, few people had a clue as to... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Wednesday February 15, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, graphene

Bitcoin and the surprising ‘disturbance in the force’ that will upend our financial institutions

Bitcoin and the surprising ‘disturbance in the force’ that will upend our financial institutions

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute In 1984, Congressman Jack Kemp introduced the Gold Standard Act of 1984. At the time, many people found it... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Friday January 27, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, DaVinci Institute

DaVinci Institute student coder team to compete for $5M IBM Watson AI X-Prize

DaVinci Institute student coder team to compete for $5M IBM Watson AI X-Prize

WESTMINSTER -- The DaVinci Institute announced DaVinci Coders students in the Institutes upcoming JavaScript course will serve as the foundational team for competing in the recently announced... Read More

Tuesday January 24, 2017 0 comments Tags: Westminster, DaVinci Institute, DaVinci Coders, IBM Watson AI X-Prize, Thomas Frey

Driverless tech: Eight scenarios that show it to be the most disruptive technology in all history

Driverless tech: Eight scenarios that show it to be the most disruptive technology in all history

By Thomas Frey Senior Futurist The DaVinci Institute Driverless vehicles will be the most disruptive technology in all history. There may be more disruptive technologies on the... Read More

By: Thomas Frey Wednesday January 4, 2017 0 comments Tags: Thomas Frey, driverless cars