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Innovation Trends

Introduce yourself to a world of ingenuity and imagination with our comprehensive selection of videos presenting today’s most inspiring innovation keynote speakers. Discover the secrets behind the world’s most successful leaders of innovation in business, technology, design and science. This wide-ranging collection of innovation keynotes and innovation speakers offers expert advice and insightful tips from today’s top industry professionals.
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Space Traffic Monitoring
Moriba Jah Discusses the Importance of Monitoring Objects Moving in Space
Moriba Jah gave a keynote discussing the importance of monitoring space traffic. Jah is a space environmentalist and TED fellow. He also created ASTRIAGraph, which is a system that tracks and... MORE
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Ocean Exploration Keynotes
Victor Vescovo Discusses His Trips to the Bottom of the Ocean
Victor Vescovo gave a keynote discussing traveling to the bottom of the ocean. Vescovo was the first person to reach the bottom of the Atlantic, as well as the Southern Ocean. He is also one of 12... MORE
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Scientific Meat Alternatives
Bruce Friedrich Spoke About a New Worldwide Agricultural Revolution
Bruce Friedrich gave a keynote about the necessities of an agricultural revolution on a global scale. Friedrich is a co-founder and executive director of The Good Food Institute, GFI, a non-profit... MORE
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Bacteria Against Climate Change
Morgan Vague's Talk on Plastic-Eating Bacteria Offers a Solution
Morgan Vague — a microbiologist who is focused on providing sustainable solutions to the impending realities of climate change, delivers a talk on plastic-eating bacteria that highlights a... MORE
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Leading Change Through Disruption
Tony Hunter’s Change Keynote at Future Festival
In this inspiring change keynote from Trend Hunter’s Future Festival, you’ll learn how to make change happen, based on the legendary experience of Tony Hunter, former CEO of the Chicago Tribune.... MORE
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The Future of Innovation
Innovation Tactics Keynote Speaker Jonathon Brown on Idea Adoption Paths
According to innovation tactics keynote speaker Jonathon Brown, having a great idea is no longer enough. It’s easy to fall prey to the assumption that if we come up with a good enough idea,... MORE
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The Stigma in Science
Nathalia Holt's Keynote on HIV Spotlights the Importance of PR Interference
Dr. Nathalia Holt is a research scientist and author who in her keynote on HIV makes the case of breaking the stigma in science. The speaker delivers a content-rich talk that draws on historical... MORE
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The Human/Tech Equilibrium
Nadjia Yousif's Talk on Work Environments Outlines Tech-human Relations
Technology mentor Nadjia Yousif delivers an informative talk on work environments that tackles a problem that often goes under the radar. This is the office relationship between humans and the... MORE
Plant-Based AI
Vegan brands are elevating their products with the help of artificial intelligence
Trend - Brands in the plant-based category are developing their own technology or partnering up with a specialized company in order to bring the integrity of their vegan products to a new level. In this space, artificial intelligence is used to determine the best ingredients and recipe ratios for optimal consumer experience, especially when it comes to texture and health benefits.
Workshop Question - How might you elevate the integrity of your vegan product?
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Innovate Through Chaos, Crisis & Recession
Chaos Lessons from Jeremy Gutsche's Create The Future
Crisis and chaos are different stages, and what you will learn in this innovation keynote video is that chaos creates predictable opportunity.  In short, chaos shuffles the deck and switches... MORE
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Salt Repurposing Projects
Tina Arrowood Considers the Circular Salt Economy to Protect Fresh Water
Tna Arrowood’s keynote discusses the need for a circular salt economy, that protects rivers and freshwater sources. Tina Arrowood has a Ph.D. in Physical Organic Chemistry and is a Principal... MORE
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Leveraging Tech in the Black Community
Stefan Grant Discusses The Need for More Diversity in Tech
Stefan Grant is the Co-founder & CEO of Noirbnb, “an accommodations, experiences provider and concierge service created for the African diaspora and other people of color.” The... MORE
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Lessons From African-American Entrepreneurs
A Look at Bloomberg's 'Building a Brand' Panel Talk
Bloomberg News and Bloomberg’s Black Professional Community hosted an immersive panel talk in New York during Black History Month of last year. Spotlighting lessons from African American... MORE
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Local Reporting Databases
Gangadhar Patil Discusses Local Reporters Getting National Coverage
Gangadhar Patil gave a keynote on how he is helping local reporters create national news stories. Patil has a background as a journalist, and he runs 101Reporters which is a startup that has a... MORE
play_circle_filled The Importance of Crop Diversity
The Importance of Crop Diversity
Esther Meduna Discusses the Need for Genetic Diversity of Food
Esther Meduna gave a keynote on the importance of the genetic diversity of food and the dangers of monocultures. Meduna studied botany in Zurich, and later joined to ProSpecieRara. She has extensive... MORE
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Realistic Issues with AI Systems
Janelle Shane Considers the More Practical Dangers of AI
Janelle Shane is an AI researcher and looks at some of the potential dangers of AI systems. Shane is also the author of the book ‘You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How AI Works and Why It&#... MORE
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Confronting the Plastic Problem
Andrew Forrest's Talk Discusses an Economic Solution to Plastic
Entrepreneur Andrew Forrest—one of the top ten richest Australians and the former CEO of Fortescue Metals—confronts the plastic problem and how humanity’s misuse of it is leading... MORE
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Developing Internal AI Systems
Arnav Kapur Considers AI Devices That Can Augment Human Cognition
Arnav Kapur works on Internal AI systems at the MIT Media Lab, which has notably developed the AlterEgo device. AlterEgo is an AI assistant that is able to augment human cognition, due to its... MORE
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Eliminating Bias from AI
Kriti Sharma's Talk on Ethical AI Outlines a Very Real Profiling Problem
Kriti Sharma — a specialist in the development of artificial technologies, delivers a talk on ethical AI that deals with an easily overlooked problem. Aside from the common worry that tech is here... MORE
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Architectural Solutions to Flooding
Kotchakorn Voraakhom's Talk on Flooding Focuses on Bangkok
In her talk on flooding, urban landscape architect Kotchakorn Voraakhom details how implementing a greener infrastructure to concrete spaces can serve as a way to manage disastrous impacts caused by... MORE
Fighting Silent Heart Attacks
Fighting Silent Heart Attacks
Akash Manoj's Talk on Silent Heart Attacks Spotlights His Invention
Akash Manoj is accredited with developing a novel technique that might save lives and his TED talk on silent heart attacks goes into further detail about the device. Funded by the Government of... MORE
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Interactive Storytelling Design
David Cage's Talk on Interactive Storytelling Engages the Audience
David Cage harnesses his experience within the industry to deliver an informative and experiential talk on interactive storytelling. As a narrative architect, Dave Cage has worked on emotion-packed... MORE
play_circle_filled The First Semisynthetic Organism
The First Semisynthetic Organism
Floyd E. Romesberg's Talk on Semisynthetic Organisms is Engaging
Floyd E. Romesberg — an experienced chemist and biologist, delivers a talk on semisynthetic organisms that is truly riveting, cutting-edge and carries great implications for the healthcare industry.... MORE
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Functional Tattooing
Carson Bruns' Keynote on Tattoos Boasts Possible Uses of Function-Forward Ink
Carson Bruns is a chemist and a visual artist who delivers an insightful keynote on tattoos. The talk reveals possible uses that will benefit the human agent. The speaker directs a laboratory, where... MORE
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How to Make Innovation Happen
Innovation Keynote Speaker Jeremy Gutsche's Best Speech
I’m excited to reveal my “best” innovation keynote speaker video so far, based on the ratings of my innovation keynotes at our last four Future Festival World Summits.  This... MORE