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A Synthesis of the Possible



Here is a “draft” preview of the 2019 stories. Told live by an impressive line-up of remarkable speakers and members in a sensational environment filled with innovation town hall meetings, theatres, unBoardrooms, interactive salons and interactive mashups.



How do we deliver a smarter generation of personalized and differentiated services, products and experiences?


Autonomous Services Triangle

Functional, Experiential, Intelligent

Rule 1: Focus on Experience, Not Tech

Rule 2: Never Forget Rule 1

Shopping X.0

No Lines, No Cashiers

Creepy Cryptos

Coming To Grips With Coins

Fantastic Travel

The Future Of Flight

Intelligent Insurance

Kill The Intermediary

Autonomous Business Models

Fate of Banks & Retail

Peers Inc. Marketplaces

Sharing Under Pressure

The New Living Business

Smarter Mindsets, Better Growth

Intelligent Leadership

Augment CEOs, Hire AIOs

Decentralize Yourself

The YOU Services Value Chain

AI & The Financial System

All Eyes On UnHacking It

Future Stores

Don’t Sell Anything!

The Cashless Society

Serving The Unconnected

The Future of Free

Customers Are Not Products

Augmented Hospitality

Immersive Meets Escapism

Exponential Glass

Dynamic Displays, Winning Wearables

Online Monopolies

Bigger Is Better (for Shareholders)



How do we create transcendental lifestyle solutions that intersect materials, technology, habits and physical spaces?


Beautiful Lifestyles

Fashion & Freedom in the Age of AI

YOU, Machine?

The Machinic Life

The New Living Business

Smarter Mindsets, Better Growth

More of Moore

Print Me A Lifestyle

Personalized Fashion

Made To Measure

Smarter Films

Stories That Change Billions

Purpose of Oz!

Growing Up Sustainable

Time for Applied Intelligence

Bye Siri, Beyond Alexa

Private Machine Translators

In Your Pocket, Ears & Fabric

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Designers: Hack Your Digital Biases

Generation Future + AI

A Match Made in… (TBD)

More Than Just Diversity

Of #MeToo, Men (& Machines)

Experiential Footprints

Will AI Hack Our Memories?

Hands Off

Voice & Vision, The New Interface

Extracting Extreme Value

The New Peer-to-Peer Lifestyle

Ethical & Explainable Lifestyles

How Human & Machine Can Co-exist



How do we draw inspiration from nature to engineer biotech, digital and visual health innovations?


BioDigital Health

Nature, Science & Technology

Solving Diseases

Advanced Machine Learning

Personalized Heath

Cheap, Visual & Tailored

Robo Surgeons Check

Are We Ready?

Patient Generated Data

Big Mining, Bigger Care

NeuroScience Sells

Your Next Blooming Brain

Rethinking Hospitals

Human x Machine Partnerships

Drug Pricing

A World Of Financial Toxicity

Brain/Machine Interfacing

Rewiring The Nervous System

If Automation = Wellbeing

We’ll Be Sexier, Maybe Dumber

Alternative Healing

Medicine: In Danger

Everything (Eye) Wear

I Wear It For You (& My Health)

The Shape of Food to Come

Design + Tech + Behavior + (Food)

Smaller, Smarter Biochips

Magical Medical Bullets

Exponential Healthcare Reforms

How To Get It Right

Designer Beings

Build (NOT) To Out-Last, Out-Rule


of Work

How do we design smarter forms of intelligence that amplify’s people intellect, mold mindsets and advance skills.


#Intelligent Innovations [x]

Ethical, Experiential, Explainable & Exponential

Re-designing Work

Human [x] Machine Secrets

A New Era of Contextual Intelligence

Sense & Decide, Act & Explain

Exponential Machines

More to Augment, Less to Replace

Memo to Humans

Never Get Outsmarted

Agility in the Age of Anxiety

Brilliant Brains + Brainy Machines

Beings, Bits & Bots

Moral Human [x] Machine Alliances

Untangling Workforce Experiences

Being Personal Counts

Learning, Re-imagined

From Impractical to Smarter

Creative Living Spaces

End of Cubes

Skills, Scenes & Sensations

Augmented Reality Meets Haptics

Agile Design for Millennials

AI, the Young & the Restless

You Can Count On Empathy

The Pursuit of Competitiveness

In Search of Serendipity

Intersecting Art & Technology

Ultra Productive Supply Chains

The AI $5.8T Value Opportunity

Instant Assistants

Real AI Is Waiting For You



How do we digitalize industrials to support intelligent systems, exponential devices andd decisioning?


Industrial X.0 – Part I

Biological x Physical x Digital x Social

Industrials X.0 – Part II

It’s Human x Machine Teaming

Connecting Three Internets

People, Information, Things

Talking Autonomous

Explainable Artificial Intelligence

Industralizing Space

Opportunities In Material Sciences

Goodbye Old Factory

More Work, Less Workforce

Personalized Manufacturing

Smarting From 3D Printing

Mobile Augmented Reality

Real Business Applications

The DroneFather, Part IV

Internet Of Airborne Things

Blockchain Changes Everything

Remaking Supply Chains

Transforming Farming

AI To The Rescue

Smarter Car Sharing Models

Hand-in-Hand With EVs

The Shape of Things to Come

Hyper-personalized Offerings

Exponential Energy Explorations

Smarter, Deeper, Cleaner

Energy+ Places

Produce More Than Consume

Limitless Nuclear Fusion Energy

The Time Has Come



How do we build smarter infrastructure that enables connected work, live and play environments?


Exponential Transportation

4 Scenarios, 44 Signposts

Intelligent Automation

Do, or Do Not, There is No Try

The New Living Car

Bed & Beyond

Exponential Leadership

Augment CEOs, Hire AIOs

Autonomous Airports

Fantastical Engineering

A Big Bet on Sharing

Why Invest In Infrastructure

AI Trade Wars

Let’s Tell You the Odds

Cyber Resilient Business

Secure More, Assume Less

Blockchain Disruptions

Trusted #Intelligent Innovations

Planes, Picture Perfect

But Where Is the Experience

The Post-Millennial Infrastructure

An Always-On Society

1 Trillion Sensors

A Nano Revolution On Track

Spoken Solutions

Explain Yourself

The Creative E-Bike

Smarter Phones On Wheels

Better Batteries, Smarter Life

Powering Up The Infrastructure

Plugging to 0

EV Charging Stations



How do we architect beautiful and functional cities that unite emotional, physical and digital innovations?


Intelligent Cities in the Age of AI

Emotional, Physical & Digital

Un-Bullshit: Creativity & the City

Building Data-Driven Brands

The Making of an Intelligent City

Entrepreneurs First

Cities & Collision Density

What Millennials Want

Cities of Everything, Livable!

Things Are Looking App

The 5G City, Healthy?

How it Will Transform Society

Controlling Autonomous Cities

Design to Serve NOT to Slave

Decentralizing Centralized

Unblocking The Citizenchain

Cities-As-A-Theatre (CaaT)

Design Experiences, Tell Stories

I Feel Good, So Good

The Architecture Effect

Don’t Worry, Price Happy

Incubating Happy Cultures

Solar Housing

Lighting The Way

Biodiversity 101

Switch Off Your Lights

Cybersecure Your City

And How To Back It Up

Livable Urban Design

… & the Winners Are

Connect Cities, Null Nations

The Linux of Common Law

We offer an experience

Of hybridity and hyper-connectivity

Filled with an intricate intermingling of people, designs and solutions. and disrupts. A composition of the chaos, efficiencies and intelligence shaping tomorrow’s world of Human [x] Machine.


WSIE 2019 will share more than 100 stories that explore how to design higher intelligence that shape the future of business and society. We will showcase how top companies and cities are designing new intelligent innovations [x] that artfully integrate relevant ethics, explainable intelligence, exponential breakthroughs and smarter experiences. By intersecting transformational stories from across 4 ecosystems & 7 sectors. To build a new chain of reaction of powerful images for boundless innovations. Resulting in an unforgettable synthesis among people and between sectors.


What Is Artificial Intelligence?


Will Health Breakthroughs Heal Many By 2030?


Why Do We Need Better Creative People?


Will Modern Energy Run 50% Of The World By 2030?

Is Digital A Good Thing?