What's Now: San Francisco

A conversation among innovators at
The Applied Innovation Exchange

425 Brannan Street, San Francisco CA

Highlights

On staying ahead of the curve on innovation, runaway objective function, and why we get the economy we ask for

8:24
16:57

Every company should be a B Corp. Normal companies should not act like psychopaths

20:24
26:52

We should use our tech platforms as a laboratory for understanding who gets what, and why

27:47
35:52

We can choose to do it differently. We can build an economy where people matter

37:02
42:05

On politics: The official future got broken, which puts determining the future back on us

43:06
48:33

Audience question: How do the Paradise Papers and tech's lobbying practices fit with WTF's analysis of the tech industry?

52:47
58:36

Audience question: Is it possible that technology is actually making humans weaker because it lessens our need to develop?

65:17
68:16

Audience question: Is it time for us to drastically rethink the social contract?

73:09
76:50

Audience question: Are there business leaders currently putting these ideas about corporate responsibility into practice?

84:25
87:28

Featured Media

  • Andy Heppelle

    Looking in from Helsinki Finland at 4:30am

  • Andy Heppelle

    “the algorithm is a mirror of our own desires” Tim O’Reilly at #WhatsNowSF Nov 2017