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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Russian and Chinese Robotics Follows Energy Pacts

Russian and Chinese Robotics Follows Energy Pacts

Russian and Chinese robotics partnerships have grown in the past few years, involving military, agricultural, and logistics robotics. Could they become serious competitors for Western tech companies?

Is Hillary for the U.S. Robotics Industry?

Is Hillary for the U.S. Robotics Industry?

While neither presidential candidate has talked much about the U.S. robotics industry, Hillary Clinton's position papers give a clue as to how her administration might address industrial automation and innovation.

Can Trump Make U.S. Robotics Great Again?

Can Trump Make U.S. Robotics Great Again?

Presidential candidate Donald Trump hasn't said much about robotics, but can Trump provide opportunities for some parts of the robotics industry while inhibiting others?

5 Key AI Tips From President Obama

5 Key AI Tips From President Obama

What AI tips can businesses take from President Obama's recent interview on artificial intelligence, robotics, and other advanced technologies? There's more to AI than national security concerns.