7 thoughts to envision the future Economic, robotics, innovation… How do we prepare ourselves for changes in the upcoming decades? USI hand-picked 7 main ideas from 7 speakers USI 2016 to guide you through this digital revolution, and open the debate.

Photo de Andrew mcAfee à la conférence USI 2016

What can we expect from the Second Machine Age ? According to the author of The Second Machine Age – Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies, the first machine age replaced our muscles. The second one is going to replace our brain. Terrifying? Not if we use this revolutionnary power to resolve the greatest challenges of […]

Mikko Hyppönen USI 2015

  “The changes… It seems to be science fiction but it’s actually happening” Nicknamed the “sheriff of the Internet”, Mikko Hyppönen has spent his life battling malware and protecting privacy. Cybercrime has been his area of predilection since 1991. His entire career has been built around the change of paradigm wrought by the Internet.   […]


If someone from the 1950s suddenly appeared, what would be the most difficult thing to explain to them about life today? The answer is certainly the following: “I possess a device in my pocket that is capable of accessing the entirety of information known to man, but I use it to look at pictures of […]


Mark Randall, VP for creativity at Adobe.   To bring change to an internal system, you need to find new ways to innovate. Adobe managed to renew itself thanks to the business model offered by Kickbox. Formerly, innovation at Adobe happened in research laboratories and through collaboration with academics in a top-down approach, and they […]