Tags : future

Austin 2018 Economic Forecast – Acceleration

By Sarah Weber For the first time in its history, the Texas CEO Magazine Economic Forecast featured a panel composed entirely of tech leaders. And where better to host that panel than in Austin, the Texas city that is quickly becoming the next tech frontier? The Austin forecast, presented in conjunction with the Baylor University […]Read More

7 Top Trends That Will Shape Texas In The Coming

AN ECONOMIC TSUNAMI IS HEADED THIS WAY By Kenneth W. Gronbach To predict the future accurately, only one crystal ball will do: people, by the numbers. Demographics can predict the future and its effect on the nature of different states in the United States. Remember, demographics precipitates economics, not the other way around. People came […]Read More

Millennials and the Future of American Agriculture

HIGHLIGHTING MILLENNIAL VALUES TO SOLVE AGRICULTURE’S RECRUITING PROBLEM  By Bob McClaren  While there’s no doubt food production and ranching are essential to human existence, the agricultural industry faces a recruiting challenge. As baby boomers look toward retirement and millennials take their places in the workforce, leaders in agriculture must learn how to entice these young […]Read More

Envisioning Artificial Intelligence

MANOJ SAXENA SAYS THE CORE IS SUPERCONVERGENCE When Manoj Saxena surveys what’s next in the world of computing, he sees a huge change coming that will transform the way we live our lives. The former general manager of IBM’s Watson project, which scours millions of pages of data to answer questions posed in natural language, […]Read More

Lessons from the Australian Drought

Does the Answer to Texas’ Water Policy Problems Lie Down Under? By James Fletcher & Robert Cunningham, Ph.D. Texas has serious water problems. This has become all too clear as prolonged drought has gripped most of Texas. Unfortunately, when drought conditions eventually break, Texas businesses and citizens will still be saddled with our antiquated Water […]Read More