Abishur Prakash

Abishur Prakash is a geopolitical futurist focused on how new technologies, such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, gene editing, virtual reality, and more, will transform geopolitics. He works at Center for Innovating the Future, a strategy innovation lab based in Toronto. Prakash is the author of Next Geopolitics: The Future of World Affairs (Technology) Vols. 1 and 2, and of the forthcoming book, Go.AI (Geopolitics of Artificial Intelligence). He speaks regularly at public and private events on the geopolitics of technology and its implications for countries and companies.

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Global Drone Framework Faces Challenges at CES 2017

Global Drone Framework Faces Challenges at CES 2017

Our correspondent found a panel on drone policies at this year's Consumer Electronics Show to be a disappointment. The panelists only touched on the local challenges facing those who would devise regulations around drone use and data collection.

Cyber Security Revealed as Robot Weakness at CES 2017

Cyber Security Revealed as Robot Weakness at CES 2017

With all the shiny new products at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, it's easy to miss something many of them lack -- adequate cyber security. What do robots providers need to do in an increasingly connected world?

Asian AI Could Dominate CES 2017

Asian AI Could Dominate CES 2017

Asian AI will be on display at next week's Consumer Electronics Show, in what could be a harbinger of the region's forthcoming leadership in machine learning, autonomous vehicles, and robotics.