Matthew.Griffin

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Recognized in 2013 and 2014 by the public as one of Europe’s foremost emerging technology and disruption strategy experts, Matthew Griffin is an international speaker who helps globally recognized academic institutions, accelerators, analysts, entrepreneurs, investors, governments and Fortune 250 and FTSE 100 companies reinvent themselves by helping them see, respond to and lead new business, cultural and societal trends.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Matthew Griffin and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications Inc. or its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

Articles by Matthew.Griffin

Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

The future of jobs and education

Today's education system is preparing children for jobs that won't exist in the future. It's time to rethink our children's future.
July 13, 2016
Opinion

The future of jobs in a machine world

Between 30 percent and 50 percent of today's jobs will be automated by machines over the next 20 to 30 years, so which jobs are the safest?
March 16, 2016
The future of healthcare and humans
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

The future of healthcare and humans

New medical advances mean that by the end of the century we could start seeing Humans who can live 500 years or more
February 8, 2016
CIO Insights series: Supplier engagement that works
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

CIO Insights series: Supplier engagement that works

CIO’s are becoming increasingly entrepreneurial but few, if any CIO’s feel their suppliers are giving them the value they want or helping them increase their organisations competitive advantage. This article shares CIO's real life experiences and opinions and discusses how suppliers can become relevant again.
January 27, 2016
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

How my fridge can disrupt your bank

The Internet of Things is beginning to take off and it presents organizations with both great opportunity and great dangers. In tomorrow's world even the most mundane appliances will be able to turn trillion-dollar industries on their heads.
October 23, 2015
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

How the iPhone 6S could have disrupted 3 industries

Apple has over $200 billion in cash and with over 200 emerging technologies to choose from they could have disrupted a myriad of industries - but didn't. We take a look at the industries they could have turned on their heads and the technology they could have used to achieve it.
October 22, 2015
Digital disruption is so yesterday, the next disruption is here
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

Digital disruption is so yesterday, the next disruption is here

Digital disruption is tangible. As a CIO you can quantify it and react to protect your organization but a new technology has arrived and entrepreneurs are creating open source organizations that no longer need humans to function. Could this be the death of your job as you know it?
July 17, 2015
The death of the 20th Century corporation
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

The death of the 20th Century corporation

The 20th Century corporation is dying and it’s being replaced by a new breed of millennial organization that operates, scales and runs in an entirely new way, corporations need to learn, adapt and transform in order to survive.
June 10, 2015
CIOs need to plan and prepare for disruption
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

CIOs need to plan and prepare for disruption

A recent survey indicates that a number of CIO’s don’t think their industry is facing the prospect of disruption, meaning they're not preparing appropriately. Disruption is a reality, you must prepare and adapt.
June 2, 2015
How Apple’s outsourcing strategy created two giant competitors
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

How Apple’s outsourcing strategy created two giant competitors

Apple is well known for being one of the world's leading design companies but their outsourcing strategy inadvertently created two of their biggest competitors and two of the world's largest technology companies.
June 1, 2015
The innovative CIO
Disruption, Innovation and Reinventing Business

The innovative CIO

CIO's sit at the intersection of the business and IT and there is no doubt that the CIO's role is changing, but rather than simply "manning the engine room," I argue that they should be on the bridge working in new ways to help their organizations identify and conquer new market opportunities.
May 22, 2015