South Summit 2018 Madrid: the most important in the world

The "South Summit" is the most important entrepreneurship and start-ups event in the world. This is how the President of the Spanish Government, Pedro Sánchez, has revealed, as commented to him by the President of the Davos Forum, Klaus Schwab. South Summit 2018 held in Madrid in recent days and closed today has brought together more than 650 investors with an investment potential under management of more than $34 billion. The object of desire has been more than 3,500 startups of which 100 were selected and which have been able to raise about 1,400 million dollars.

¿Qué hace que Israel sea una referencia en el mundo de la tecnología?

Parece que Israel hubiese descubierto la piedra filosofal de crear start-ups, pero detrás hay mucho esfuerzo y una manera de hacer las cosas que no es obvia. Compartir esto puede ayudar a que el talento que existe en muchas partes, incluyendo España, puedan cristalizar.

¿Y si Europa pudiera ser la referencia en Blockchain?

Parece absurdo. Cuando la gente piensa en Blockchain piensa en criptomonedas del estilo Bitcoin o Ethereum. Te llega a la mente el Silicon Valley, incluso Asia (Singapur), pero no parece que se piense en la vieja Europa. Más bien Europa suena a obsoleto, a perdedor en la carrera tecnológica. Esa visión se ve reforzada cuando… Continue reading ¿Y si Europa pudiera ser la referencia en Blockchain?

4th Industrial Revolution – Blockchain Explained

  Here you can find some teaching materials (videos, pdf, ppt, etc.) that I included in a master class prepared to explain the key elements of the 4th Industrial Revolution (Quantum Computers, 5G, AI, IoT, Cyber-Security, and Blockchain). Special focus on the Blockchain technology, its basics and its possible business applications to an MBA /… Continue reading 4th Industrial Revolution – Blockchain Explained

“The Paradoxical Commandments”

Hedy Lamarr - Secret Communication System patent

This was from a poem written by Kent M. Keith and read to her children by the amazing Hedy Lamarr, actress, big thinker, inventor of frequency hopping technology used in Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and other applications. Great Quotation at the End of “Bombshell…Hedy Lamarr”  “The Paradoxical Commandments” People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If… Continue reading “The Paradoxical Commandments”

Welcome to the Age of Digital Disruption

“Disruption" consists in introducing a new way of doing something that has not been done before. The Digital Era is about disruption. Digital disruption is fast and scalable. Distinguish between disruptive and fad is key to be ahead of competition.