The future of mobility goes far beyond electric power train versus combustion engine

The public discussion on the future of mobility is often dominated by ideological, almost pseudo-religious disputes between the advocates of electric vehicles (EV) and the advocates of conventional cars with internal combustion engines (ICE). Unfortunately, the reduction of this important discussion to this narrow contrast is far too short-sighted and leads us in a totally wrong … The future of mobility goes far beyond electric power train versus combustion engine weiterlesen

Was wir von „Rezo“​ lernen können …

In der Neuen Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ) wurde am 29.05.2019 ein sehr guter Gastkommentar des Physikers und Philosophen Eduard Kaeser unter der Überschrift "Kalifornische Verhaltensdesigner, chinesische Erziehungspolizisten: die Bombe der künstlichen Intelligenz explodiert still – in unseren Hirnen" veröffentlicht - siehe: https://www.nzz.ch/meinung/ki-amerikas-verhaltensdesigner-vs-chinas-erziehungspolizisten-ld.1479701. In diesem Gastkommentar geht es um die Frage, wie Soziale Medien und ihre zunehmend … Was wir von „Rezo“​ lernen können … weiterlesen

Dealing with China: Here in Europe we have no plan

This is the automatic English translation of a very informative article published in the German WELT on March 20, 2019, under the headline "Dealing with China: Here in Europe we have no plan" - original source: https://www.welt.de/politik/ausland/plus190490407/Peter-Frankopan-ueber-China-In-Europa-haben-wir-keinen-Plan.html. <Start citation> The People's Republic has been investing more heavily all over the world for the past five years … Dealing with China: Here in Europe we have no plan weiterlesen

Reframing Information Security and Data Privacy as Business Enabler

Approx. 4 years ago on April 25, 2018, Peter Wood (at that time CEO of First Base Technologies, LLP) has published an excellent introduction into the topic "Information Security as business enabler" in the ISACA Now blog: "The business landscape has changed beyond recognition since I started working, way back in 1969. Every business is … Reframing Information Security and Data Privacy as Business Enabler weiterlesen

What top managers can learn from top athletes

There are many interesting analogies between business and sports, which leads besides others to the fact that top athletes or successful sports trainers are frequently welcomed speakers at business conferences of large conglomerates. This blog highlights some of these analogies, which are from my point of view of particular importance. Take care of your health … What top managers can learn from top athletes weiterlesen