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The Platform Wars - Software, Hardware & Political Divisions For Humanity

Explores the current divisions in software, hardware and political ideology, stemming from closed ecosystems enforced by competition.

Explores the current divisions in software, hardware and political ideology, stemming from closed ecosystems enforced by competition.


This live online workshop is based on the article of the same title published with Data Driven Investor 

It explores the current divisions in software, hardware and political ideology, stemming from the closed ecosystems enforced by competition among tech giants and nation states.

As a follow up to the keynote, there would be an option to provide a workshop (“Platform Wars”), to have the audience form teams, and ideate on solutions to mitigating the risk of ecosystem lock-ins by tech giants and nation states

Taxonomy: Organisation/Society; Innovation/Sociology & Culture; Technology Adoption/Social Cooperation

Peter Xing - Transhumanism Australia

Peter is a keynote speaker and writer on transhumanism and emerging technologies. He is the co-founder of Transhumanism Australia, a community of technologists dedicated to helping society transcend the limitations of our human biology using science and technology.

He also works on technology and growth initiatives at KPMG, helping organisations navigate and flourish in these unprecedented times of accelerating change and disruption.

Peter is part of the SingularityU Australia team as an advisory board member.