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Shaping up for tomorrow in Stockholm – The 2011 FERMA Risk Forum

Shaping up for tomorrow in Stockholm – The 2011 FERMA Risk Forum: Jorge Luzzi, Josef Ackermann, Magnus Lindkvist .. and more! Continue reading

Video Highlights from Magnus Lindkvist’s keynote “The Attack of the Unexpected”

FERMA Forum 2011, Monday 3 October, Keynote (11:15 – 12:15)
Here are video highlights from Magnus’s ground-breaking keynotes. The deafening round of applause at the end speaks for itself : this was a huge success. Continue reading

Keynote (Magnus Lindkvist)

Magnus Lindkvist is difficult to put in a box. Is he a futurologist, a writer, a researcher, a professor, a professional speaker or all at once ? He names himself a trendspotter which means he is able to detect trends and project them into the future. He combines insights about them with exuberant energy and personal warmth to create vivid images of the world we live in and the world we will live in. He mixes measurable, tangible data with imaginative, emotional ideas to discover the point at which business logic and human magic meet. His new book “The attack of the unexpected” is a guide to surprises and uncertainty. Magnus Lindkvist was elected best speaker in Sweden in 2009. Continue reading