Kotecki On Tech
By James Kotecki
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Kotecki On Tech is an interview show about the future. Technology executives, visionaries, and policymakers join host James Kotecki to explore where we are today and where we're going tomorrow.
||CleanWhat’s the Meaning of Work As Tech Changes Everything?||Author Ellen Ruppel Shell talks about work and its future in a time of radical change. In fact, that’s the subtitle of her new book The Job. It's a fascinating read and, I hope you'll agree, a fascinating conversation.||12/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity||Gigaom publisher Byron Reese is the author of The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity. This is a big conversation with big ideas. Enjoy!||9/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWisdom @ Work: The Making of a Modern Elder||Author Chip Conley, former Head of Global Hospitality & Strategy at Airbnb, discusses his new book, Wisdom @ Work. When Chip joined Airbnb at age 52, he was twice the age of the average employee. He writes that elders are valuable in...||9/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAccess The Future | Sina Barham, Prime Access Consulting||Today’s conversation starts out interesting, gets even more interesting, becomes mind-blowing, and then gets personal. My guest is tech accessibility expert Sina Barham, the president of Prime Access Consulting.||7/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAI & Animal Rights | Honeywell's Chris Benson||The Chief Scientist for Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning for Honeywell Safety and Productivity Solutions, Chris Benson is plenty qualified to talk about what AI is doing in the real world today. But he also thinks about the...||7/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLove People | Integrate.ai’s Kathryn Hume||Kathryn Hume is VP of Product & Strategy at integrate.ai, which applies AI in the business world. She’s also very thoughtful about how AI applies to our society at large. Kathryn can philosophize, she can technologize, and she can monetize. Yes...||6/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSoftware Is Hungry for Your Business | Pendo CEO Todd Olson||Investor Marc Andreeseen has a famous quote that software is eating the world. He wrote that in 2011. Today software seems hungrier than ever. Today's guest can provide some perspective on the feast - Todd Olson is the CEO of Pendo, a software company..||6/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean“The Creative Curve” for Tech | Author Allen Gannett||Allen Gannet is a tech CEO who wrote a new book on creativity called “The Creative Curve.” An expert on technology and creativity? It was bound to be a great conversation - and it was! We talk about how the...||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHumans Are A Tricky Thing | 15Five’s Emily Diaz||Meeting one on one with your boss might sound as pleasant as a root canal. But what if technology could change that? Emily Diaz is the Director of Customer Onboarding at 15Five, a tool that helps managers sync up with their employees. Could software...||6/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat Are You Thinking? | SurveyMonkey’s Lauren Locke-Paddon||SurveyMonkey helps companies answer the question: what is my customer thinking? If you have customers or if you are one, you have a stake in how that question gets answered. Senior Product Marketing Manager Lauren Locke-Paddon is here to talk...||5/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanForgetting She’s Not Human | x.ai CEO Dennis Mortensen||Amy and Andrew are artificial intelligence assistants who schedule meetings for you via email. They are the products of a company called x.ai. I first interviewed CEO Dennis Mortensen back in 2014. Now the world looks a little bit...||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCan Software Replace Capitalism?||HowStuffWorks founder Marshall Brain knows something about capitalism: the educational media company sold to Discovery Communications for $250 million dollars. Now, Brain has a plan to replace capitalism with computer software. Could it...||5/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWho Has Your Health Data? | Validic CEO Drew Schiller||Validic connects the health data people generate every day with organizations who want to use it. The CEO is Drew Schiller. In an era of privacy concerns, how does he lead a company built to handle the most personal of personal data?||5/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYour Commute Won't Suck Forever | TransLoc’s Alex Gibson||We are way worse at moving people around than it seems like we should be. But today’s guest is working on it. Alex Gibson is Director of Strategy at TransLoc, a transportation software company recently acquired by Ford.||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAre Tech's Investors To Blame? | Cofounders Capital’s Tim McLoughlin||A venture capitalist from far outside Silicon Valley, Tim McLoughlin says that when it comes to funding the future, geography can be destiny.||4/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEating Is Solved | Soylent CEO Bryan Crowley||Soylent is a complete, plant-based liquid meal in a sleek white bottle. Is it the shape of a homogenized, foodless future? CEO Bryan Crowley says no - although the product does take its name from dystopian science fiction.||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Gospel of Open Source | Red Hat’s Ross Turk||The community-powered innovation of open-source, why it matters in software, and what it can teach innovators in other industries. My guest Ross Turk is Director of Portfolio Evangelism at Red Hat, which helps companies use open source software. We...||4/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhen Digital Assistants Look Human | PRSONAS' CEO David Rose||PRSONAS CEO David Rose on the future of human-machine interaction.||4/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDemocratized Design for Tomorrow's Transportation | Justin Fishkin||Justin Fishkin, former Chief Strategy Officer of Local Motors, talks tomorrow's transportation and democratized design.||3/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Podcast for everyone
No matter how tech-involved or savvy you are, the ideas James shares and discusses with his excellent guests are important for all to ponder. Fascinating topics each time and great conversation starters!
Quality content and good timing.