The Six Hottest Technologies Shaping the Future, and What They Will Do for You and Your Organization


Special Event

Saturday, July 9, 2011


Since the invention of the wheel, technology has been a major force in shaping our world and our future. At no time was this more evident than the twentieth century, when technology—for good or for evil—broke nearly all the boundaries of the past to create what was to become an almost unimaginable new world.

The twenty-first century is sure to surpass that record of change. What are the six greatest technological developments—the ones that will lead the way to an even newer world? How will they affect your life, both professionally and personally? What do you need to know now to understand the implications of these disruptive and transforming technologies and to control how they shape your future?

This presentation features two of the foremost pioneers in futures research, with more than 80 combined years of advising global corporations, governments, nonprofits, educational institutions, and the military. Decision makers at all levels of such organizations will benefit significantly from participating in this interactive session.

Who should attend: Anyone interested in understanding the latest and most significant technologies affecting the global community.
What you’ll learn: Attendees will understand the technologies that will have the greatest impact on their lives, workplaces, and communities.

How this knowledge can be applied: Business and organizations can use this information to identify opportunities and transform their organization to meet future needs.


Arnold Brown, chairman, Weiner, Edrich, Brown, Inc. New York, New York



Edie Weiner, president, Weiner, Edrich, Brown, Inc. New York, New York



keywords: technology, futures research

issue areas: Technology and Science