This presentation was for the Launch It Conference at City Hall for young people aged 16-24. The purpose was to make them aware of digital trends, the importance of them and how they may be leveraged as they start to shape their own careers.
R E N D 0 1 Infrastructure: AI as a service (AIaaS) is lowering the cost of entry. Consumer applications now mainstream e.g. Chatbots and virtual assistants. Increasingly difficult to distinguish between humans and machines.
L T R E N D 0 2 Creativity an important differentiator for humans with AI taking over low skill tasks. Diversity is high on the agenda as it fosters creativity and growth. Your individuality, your difference, your individual journey will set you apart.
R E N D 0 3 Startups, communities and projects created without a heavy tech investment. Applications like sheet to site allow users to validate ideas quickly. These trends are powering movements e.g digital nomad and No VC funding.
R E N D 0 4 Zuckerberg predicted that the 'Authentic' Story format will surpass news feed usage in 2019. Brands making Influencers extended members of their teams. Brands are getting off the fence and standing for something as they look to become more authentic.
is everywhere and will only become more mainstream. 01 Celebrate and cultivate your creativity. It's what will set you apart. 02 Leverage low tech tech to validate your ideas. 03 Stay authentic through Stories. 04 And do all this whilst staying balanced! 05