I had a chance to speak on a panel with futurists (Friank Diana, Gray Scott, and Kai Goerlich) to discuss the Future of Now as a kick off to Bonnie D. Graham's new show on VoiceAmerica, Technology Revolution The Future of Now where we discussed our top 3 technology predictions and a quote from a thought leader to help relate the context of our predictions.

The quotes and predictions are as follows. Click here to listen to the conversation.

Frank Diana - Tata Consultancy
Quote: “The longer you can look back, the farther you can look forward.” (Winston Churchill)

PREDICTION HEADLINE #1: Acceleration
PREDICTION HEADLINE #2: Possibilities
PREDICTION HEADLINE #3: Convergence

Gray Scott - Futurist
Quote: “One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition.” (Alvin Toffler)

PREDICTION HEADLINE #1: VR, AR, and simulated realities are creating “additional realities”
PREDICTION HEADLINE #2: We are heading toward AI assisted hyper awareness
PREDICTION HEADLINE #3: Perceptual Influencers

Kai Goerlich - SAP
Quote: “Consistency is the playground of dull minds.” (Yuval Noah Harari)

PREDICTION HEADLINE #1: First state-supported Empathy Media to replace A-Social media in 2021
PREDICTION HEADLINE #2: First, AI-created artificial organism (life) in 2022
PREDICTION HEADLINE #3: Carbon sequestration

J. Paul Duplantis, Emergentweb.org
Quote: “The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.” (John Dewey)

PREDICTION HEADLINE #1: DECENTRALIZED ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
PREDICTION HEADLINE #2: DECENTRALIZED WEB
PREDICTION HEADLINE #3: IMMERSIVE TECHNOLOGY