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The Google Code - Demystifying the Digital Power Players
Sun, October 30, 2016, 7:30 AM – 9:30 AM Gulf Standard Time United Arab Emirates Time
Note! WE ARE SOON OVERSUBSCRIBED!
Business breakfast listening to international Speaker Mr. Andreas Ekström, coupled with power networking and breakfast in the Capital Club in DIFC. Secure your spot now!
Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and Apple.
Do you know how much power they have over your life?How influenced are your decisions by these actors?And what could possibly threaten their position?
Andreas will give you a sample of his chore themes – his superior understanding of our customer and citizen behavior through the digital revolution will bring you fresh insights on what to do and where to go with your own ventures. Andreas wrote a book about Google, but speaks more broadly than that, collecting his examples from ”the Big Five”. So does Andreas Ekström deliver all the right answers? Absolutely not, he says. ”But as a reporter by trade, I am good at asking the right questions, together with any group of forward-thinking individuals with different ideas, experiences and resources. I can’t wait to meet everyone in Dubai!"
About Mr. Andreas Ekström
TED fellow, Swedish journalist, author and digital futurist Andreas Ekström wrote a bestselling book about Google – and has since been a leading commentator on all things digital around the world.
His talk – always custom made to fit the audience – will give you mindblowing perspectives on who controls the money and true power, today and tomorrow.
Andreas Ekström is a senior staff writer and columnist at Sydsvenskan, a daily morning paper in Malmö, Sweden.
His passion? He calls it ”educating for digital equality”.
”I want to see a world in which we share the wealth – not only financially, but also in terms of knowledge and influence,” he says.
As a reporter with many years of experience covering the field, Ekström holds amazing insights in how the world of media, business and politics is affected by the main digital power players of the world. He is a highly sought after and seasoned speaker that has received excellent reviews across Europe on his thought-provoking lectures.
Ekström is an author of several books; ”The Google Code”, published in 2010, made him a household name in the Nordics. His biggest international audience he reached through TED. His TED talks has reached over a million viewers to date.