This website uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some of these cookies are used for visitor analysis, others are essential to making our site function properly and improve the user experience. By using this site, you consent to the placement of these cookies. Click Accept to consent and dismiss this message or Deny to leave this website. Read our Privacy Statement for more.
Join Us | Print Page | Sign In
News & Press: Foresight News

Foresight Weekly News – August 9, 2020

Sunday, August 9, 2020   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Website Admin
Share |

Future of AI in banking

Experts believe that AI will go well beyond banking, completely transforming digital customer experience, and even providing super-powers to mankind. Read more

 

Animating the future

Walt Disney had a vision for tomorrow—and the means to sell it. Read more

 

Could electricity be the currency of parking buildings in the future?

Although the mammoth parking buildings and garages in urban centers are generally seen as eyesores and architectural afterthoughts, ponder this: What if they helped stabilize the power for the community around it? Read more

 

COVID-19 is accelerating 4IR - but SA may not be ready

4IR is, however, more than just providing internet access or digitizing services or the application of technology, points out Professor Riaan Rudman from the University of Stellenbosch. Read more

 

Community hubs: Shopping centers of the future

Understanding what is driving consumers, through a mix of data and direct interaction, will be critical to the success of destination retail spaces, enabling them to curate an overall experience that meets the needs and desires of future shoppers. Read more

 

Are open-air malls the future of physical retail?

According to research from the data firm Placer.ai, outdoor shopping centers, during the week of June 8, visits to outdoor centers were down 34% year-over-year, while visits to indoor centers were down 42%. Read more

 

Think COVID will usher in a digital future?

For some industries, coronavirus-induced changes are here to stay. For most, though, an in-person connection is too central to allow full digital transformation. Read more

 

Life after COVID-19: what will it look like?

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed daily life significantly. With a surge in cases this summer and no effective treatment or vaccine yet available, will those changes become the norm? Read more

 

BLOG POSTS

How to sculpt yourself into a future-ready leader

Angela Kambouris advises organizational leaders to create a leadership mindset that encourages reflection, big-picture thinking and decisive plans of action. Read more

 

What future can we project for nation-branding and soft power?

Sérgio Brodsky, the founder of SURGE consultancy writes, “If we want to avoid a reversion to the status-quo, then the brands supporting our access to media must work to change the narrative.” Read more