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, and tackles topics such as entrepreneurship, trends, or the future of work. Trond interviews smart people with a soul: founders, authors, executives, and other thought leaders, or even the occasional celebrity. Futurized is a bi-weekly show, preparing YOU to think about how to deal with the next decade's disruption, so you can succeed and thrive no matter what happens. Futurized—conversations that matter.

Recent Episodes

What YOU can do to Save the Planet

Sept. 20, 2022

Futurized is a bi-weekly show, preparing YOU to think about how to deal with the next decade's disruption, so you can succeed and thrive no matter what happens. In this episode of the podcast, the topic is: What YOU can do t…

Deep Tech in Abu Dhabi

Sept. 13, 2022

In this episode of the podcast, the topic is: Deep Tech in Abu Dhabi. Our guest is Ray O. Johnson, CEO of the Technology Innovation Institute. In this conversation, they talk about the transition from a petroleum based econo…

The Hydrogen Economy Value Chain in Aviation

Sept. 6, 2022

In this episode of the Futurized podcast, the topic is: The Hydrogen Economy Value Chain in Aviation. Our guest is Paul Eremenko, CEO and co-founder of Universal Hydrogen. In this conversation, they talk about driving forces…

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The Real World Beyond Sustainability

June 14, 2022

In episode 158 of the Futurized podcast, the topic is: The Real World Beyond Sustainability. Our guest is Dr. John R. Ehrenfeld, industrial ecology pioneer, ex-MIT researcher, and author. Futurized is a bi-weekly show, prepa…

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Energy System Transformation

May 31, 2022

In episode 157 of the Futurized podcast, the topic is Energy System Transformation. Our guest is Carolina Torres, Executive Director of Energy Industry Transformation at Cognite. In this conversation with host Trond Arne Und…

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Managing Remote Work Presence

May 24, 2022

Futurized goes beneath the trends to track the underlying forces of disruption in tech, policy, business models, social dynamics and the environment. I’m your host, Trond Arne Undheim (@trondau), futurist, author, investor,…

About the Host

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Trond Arne Undheim

Host

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.