Kwame A.A Opoku

Thoughts, Research and Presentations
The Future of Consumer Internet Connectivity and Demise of ISP Companies in Africa
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To understand what the future of internet connectivity will be, you have to understand several things. First, you need to understand how people connect to the internet right now. Most…

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Rebooting Citizenship: Responding to AI and Automation
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Contributed by John Lazar, Software Engineer, Business Leader and Technology Investor  We are assailed almost every day with a new report or study purporting to clarify the impact of Artificial…

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Empathy and the Future of Policy making
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Contributed by Kit Collingwood-Richardson, Deputy Director Universal Credit, Department for Work & Pensions (DWP). Co-founder, One Team Government movement. The public sector must respond more effectively to societal change The way…

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Why Rapid Failure Is The New Secret To Business Success
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P&G has a “Heroic Failure Award” for its employees. Tata has a “Dare to Try Award”. Why are these organizations encouraging — and even rewarding — their employees to fail?…

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THE DAY THE BANKING INDUSTRY DIED
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Globally, the banking industry is facing disappointing returns and sluggish growth. The global banking industry has shown many signs of renewed health. The recovery from the financial crisis is—at long…

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4 Mega-Trends for the Future of Work
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We’ve become accustomed to thinking that technological advances are eliminating jobs and tasks that require low-level professional qualifications. From automated toll booths to supermarket tills, we’re used to the erosion…

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Life in 2030: these are the 4 things experts can’t predict (must read via the WEF)
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“ This explosion of connectivity brings new possibilities, but also economic and social vulnerabilities. The level of coordination and coding required to stitch the Internet of Things together is orders…

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Why It is your Conscious Choice to Impact the Future or Not
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The world becomes a more hopeful place when you ask yourself what could go right instead of always assuming you know what will go wrong to prevent the realisation of…

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How to Develop The Skill that will Save you from Being Replaced By Robots or Automation
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AN AFRICAN FUTURIST PERSPECTIVE The single most important skill you will ever learn is in itself an oxymoron. It is dependent on your ability to vanquish procrastination and achieve something…

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GHANA’S KWAME A. A OPOKU NAMED ONE OF THE 100 OUTSTANDING LEADERS OF TOMORROW BY THE ST. GALLEN SYMPOSIUM
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Global Keynote Speaker and one of Africa’s leading Futurists, Kwame A.A Opoku has been named among the 100 Most Outstanding Leaders of Tomorrow by the St. Gallen Symposium in Switzerland.…

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