Futurati Podcast logo

Category: General Interests

Ep. 79: John Spencer on the future of space tourism.

John Spencer is a pioneering outer space architect with design awards from NASA for his work on the International Space Station (ISS). He is the founder of the Space Tourism Society, co-founder of the Space Tourism Conference, and co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Mars World Enterprises, Inc.

Read More
Ep. 78: Elaine Pofeldt on building a very small, very profitable business

Elaine Pofeldt is an independent journalist and speaker specializing in careers and entrepreneurship. In 2018 she published a well-received book called "The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business", and today she's joining us to discuss her newest book "Tiny Business, Big Money".

Read More
Ep. 77: Velina Tchakarova on geopolitics, energy economics, and the Russian of Ukraine.

Velina Tchakarova is the Director at the Austrian Institute for European and Security Policy (AIES) in Vienna, Austria. Her work includes research, consulting, and lectures on Global System Transformation and the geostrategy of global actors.

Read More
Ep. 76: Samo Burja on Russia, Ukraine, and the new, emerging global order.

Samo Burja is a sociologist and the founder of Bismarck analysis, a firm that analyzes institutions from governments to companies. His research work focuses on the causes of societal decay and flourishing, and he writes on history, epistemology and strategy.

Read More
Ep. 75: Michael Cushman on materials science, synthetic biology, and AI-powered education.

Michael Cushman is the former president of Engaging Change, head of strategy at the Garlic Media Group, and the managing director of the consulting arm of the Da Vinci Institute, as well as a noted expert on the future of education, the future of real estate, and myriad other topics.

Read More
Ep. 74: Lyn Alden on inflation, investing, and cryptocurrencies.

Lyn Alden began her career as an electrical engineer in the aviation industry before pivoting full-item into investment. Featured across major media and popular podcasts, Lyn focuses on macroeconomic research for retail and institutional clients, and in recent years has taken a progressively deeper look at digital assets such as bitcoin.

Read More
Ep. 73: Trent Fowler explains how the blockchain works.

Trent Fowler is a machine learning engineer, author, and co-host of the Futurati Podcast. As someone who's worked at several crypto startups, he has years of experience dealing with blockchain data and thinking about the blockchain’s mechanics. This episode is adapted from a talk he recently gave explaining at a high level how this remarkable technology works and what it might mean for the future.

Read More
Ep. 72: Jeffrey Booth on deflation, blockchain, and progress.

Jeff Booth is a visionary leader who has lived at the forefront of technology change for 20 years. In January 2020, Jeff released his first book titled “The Price of Tomorrow – Why Deflation is Key to an Abundant Future”, in which he offers his provocative thesis about the current state of our economies and what must happen to enable a brighter future.

Read More
Ep. 71: Vance Crowe on culture, narrative engineering, and the future of social media.

Vance Crowe is the CEO of Articulate Ventures, a strategic communications company in Saint Louis, Missouri and is a non-resident fellow at the Center for Conflict and Peace Studies at the Seton Hall School of Diplomacy.

Read More

DISCLAIMER - THE DAVINCI INSTITUTE, FUTURATI PODCAST AND/OR THOMAS FREY ARE NOT PROVIDING INVESTMENT ADVICE Nothing on this site or anything contained within is to be taken as financial advice. I am simply stating my observations and experiences as are any guest appearing. Past performance is not a guarantee of future return, nor is it indicative of future performance. Investing involves risk and the investment will fluctuate over time, and you may gain or lose money. As with all financial decisions, you should consult a licensed professional. All opinions of the hosts, guests, information on the website, social media posts and/or sponsors are for entertainment purposes only.

Copyright © 2021 DaVinci Institute