19 Sep '12, 8am

Inventor predicts 6 technologies to shape the future via @e27sg

Kia Silverbrook shares about disruptive technologies and what he sees in technologies for the future. Kia Silverbrook is an Australian inventor, scientist and entrepreneur with over 9,700 patents or patent applications internationally. Kia commenced his careers in 1977 at Fairlight Insturments, which developed the first digital sampling music synthesiser. Since then he has gone on to found Integrated Arts and Silverbrook Research. At Exploit Technologies’ Distinguished Technopreneur Speaker Forum last week, Kia presented on the topic of “The Essence of Disruptive Technologies.” According to Kia, disruptive technology is not about the technology but about the economics. The essence of disruptive technology lies in two points – lower cost and scale. For a technology to be considered disruptive, it has to be able to perform the same task at a lower cost, for perceived equival...

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