Good Day! This is my weekly newsletter, with a dose of insights into the future. The topic of this newsletter is the exponential times we live in, hence the title of f(x) = e^x, which is the (natural) exponential function.

Recently, I launched my new concept The Digital Speaker and you can now book me as an avatar or hologram. Also, my tech trend prediction for 2021 is out, read it here!


The Supply Chain of Tomorrow Will Be Flexible, Efficient and Resilient


My latest article:

It is clear that technology has become a conditio sine qua non (essential action, condition, or ingredient) for supply chains. Consumers are pushing organisations to become more digital, more agile and provide better, faster services, which can only be achieved when organisations fully embrace technology. Just like companies or today’s consumers, supply chains need to not just do digital, but rather be digital.


Three Useful Nuggets of Information

My weekly tips from around the web to get you thinking.

Within Europe, every country has its own tracing app. Now, several EU countries are testing to connect these apps with each other, which could make travelling abroad easier. (Reuters)

2. How can we trust AI?

Artificial intelligence, unfortunately, has a dark side and organisations face multiple risks when implementing AI. How can we make AI more trustworthy? (InformationWeek)

3. Unified rules for crypto companies in the US.

A new rule will see a single board of examiners overseeing digital money businesses, instead of it being a state-by-state process. More streamlined rules could certainly help the crypto industry. (Decrypt)