Complete video available for purchase at http://fora.tv/2012/03/28/Megachange_The_World_in_2050
Executive Editor of The Economist Daniel Franklin predicts what the Top Ten companies will be in the year 2050.
This session will examine megatrends across four main areas: “people”, “life and death”, “economy and business” and “knowledge”. Based on a new book from “The World In…” editor Daniel Franklin, this will explore the fundamental shifts happening around the world over the next 30 years.
Ideas Economy: Innovation will explore the role of governments, corporations and individuals as drivers of innovation and will develop prescriptions that lead to lasting progress and prosperity. Conference attendees will engage in a lively examination of current political and economic policies around the world, develop a keen understanding of how the forces of globalization affect the ways companies innovate and manage innovation, and discuss what individuals can do, not only to energize their own creative and intellectual potential, but to develop jobs, improve company earnings, and contribute to economic growth around the world.