Category: Education and Training

The Future of HR: Technology AND Humanity. New video of Futurist Gerd Leonhard’s keynote at BeyondHR 2018 in Amsterdam

Beyond HR Amsterdam Exponential Change End of HR as usual Gerd Leonhard Public Deck low res Download the MP4 file (5GB) via my public cloud. This is the complete recording of my keynote at the 2018 BeyondHR forum in Amsterdam, June 21, 2018, see on the Future of Human Resources (HR), ...

The key to jobs in the future is not college but compassion – good read

  “the truth is, only a tiny percentage of people in the post-industrial world will ever end up working in software engineering, biotechnology or advanced manufacturing. Just as the behemoth machines of the industrial revolution made physical strength less necessary for humans, the information revolution frees us to complement, rather than ...

We need to go beyond the focus on STEM (science, tech, engineering, math) towards HECI (humanity, ethics, creativity, imagination)

… an important realisation that recently dawned on my.    What will our schools, colleges and universities do about this? Watch this short video (newly edited) on what I call HUMARITHM and for context:

Thales Learning Magazine Interview with Futurist Gerd Leonhard: the future of learning

You can download the complete PDF here or download just my 2 page-interview: Future of Learning Gerd Leonhard Enhance-Issue-5-2015 …You can access education and training in all sorts of ways, but how much of it is relevant
 and how much is just noise? Information and knowledge is, in a way, like a higher ...

New video: the future of learning, education and training. Futurist Speaker Gerd Leonhard at Learning Technologies Conference London, 2015

This video includes my entire keynote plus the conversation with Steve Wheeler (the moderator). The LT15 slides and details are here.

New video: The future of learning – how our learning landscape is set to change (LT 15 London)

This video with my keynote at Learning Technologies 2015 in London just went online… see this related post which includes the PDF with my slides

PDF with my presentation at Learning Technologies 2015 in London (LT15): the future of technology and learning

… finally here are the slides from today’s talk at LT15. Sorry it took so long! Future of Learning and Technology Gerd Leonhard Futurist Speaker London LT15-web (low res 6MB PDF) High res 34 MB PDF via dropbox As usual, some best-of’s:

Meet me at Learning Technologies conference in London January 28 2015

Delighted to be back here; see the detailed program here My talk will be on this topic:

Why Higher Education Cannot Resist Disruptive Change (something interesting I just read)

“This brings us to the future of higher education. Its situation is much the same as that of the news media. Content, often of high quality, can be produced by a multiplicity of knowledge organizations, including libraries, museums, software makers, think tanks, and media companies, among others. Talent (professors and ...

My latest guest post on TheGuardian: The future of knowledge and learning in the coming era of intelligent machines

My latest contribution on TheGuardian just went live, here. Download the PDF: The future of knowledge in the coming era of intelligent machines | Futurist Gerd Leonhard TheGuardian I think I managed to nail a few important points in this piece – here are some highlights: Technology is inadvertently making great progress ...


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