Futurized podcast

Futurized podcast

Futurized goes beneath the trends, tracking the underlying forces of disruption in tech, policy, business models, social dynamics, and the environment. Join Trond Arne Undheim, PhD, futurist, author, investor, and serial entrepreneur, as he discusses the societal impact of deep tech such as AI, blockchain, IoT, nanotech, quantum, robotics, and synthetic biology, interviewing smart people with a soul: founders, authors, executives, and other thought leaders. Futurized—a bi-weekly show, preparing YOU to deal with the next decade's disruption.

Recent Episodes

Sustainability Nordics Entrepreneurship

Sustainable Norway

July 20, 2021

Kristian Bye, Director Innovation Norway San Francisco and Palo Alto, interviewed by Trond Arne Und…

Guest: Kristian Bye
Emerging Tech Spacetech Future Of Work Futurists USA Neuroscience

The Future of Consciousness

July 13, 2021

Divya Chander, PhD, Neuroscientist, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council, interviewed by Tro…

Guest: Divya Chander
USA R&D Sci-Tech Innovation Policy Security

Can the US catch up with the Globalization of Sci-Tech?

July 6, 2021

Melissa Flagg, Senior Fellow, Center for Security and Emerging Technology (CSET), Georgetown Univer…

Guest: Melissa Flagg

DeepFakes are getting Real

June 29, 2021

Kathryn Harrison, CEO and founder of FixFake, and founder of Deep Trust Alliance, interviewed by Tr…

Authors Blockchain Cryptocurrencies Fintech Capitalism Blo Asia

DeFi's impact on Business and Society

June 22, 2021

Julian Hosp, CEO and co-founder of Cake DeFi, interviewed by futurist Trond Arne Undheim. In this …

Guest: Julian Hosp
Healthtech Digital Health EU Startups Future Of Work Futurists

The Future of Medicine is Invisible

June 15, 2021

Bertalan Meskó, Director of The Medical Futurist Institute, interviewed by Trond Arne Undheim, futu…

About the Host

Trond Arne Undheim


Trond Arne Undheim is a futurist, podcaster, and author. He is a venture partner at Hitachi Ventures, the corporate VC, as well as Antler, the global early-stage VC. He is the industry ecosystem evangelist at Tulip, the frontline operations platform. He is also a nonresident Fellow at the Atlantic Council, and a co-founder of Yegii, the analytics company.

Formerly, Trond was the Director of MIT Startup Exchange, the Director of Standards Strategy & Policy at Oracle, and a National Expert for e-Government at the European Commission. He holds a PhD on the future of work and artificial intelligence and cognition. He is a 4x author, his latest book, Future Tech comes out in March 2021. Trond is a serial entrepreneur having co-founded a consulting firm, a business incubator and a think tank. He currently hosts two podcasts, Futurized.co and Augmentedpodcast.co. Trond is based in Wellesley, MA.