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Tech Forecast: 2019 and Beyond

December 6, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am


There are three major breakthroughs that will disrupt technology – and your business – in 2019.

On December 6, 2018, RIC Centre’s Tech Forecast will answer these pressing questions and more. With experts in Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, and Hardware, you will learn how technology can grow in the coming years and how it can be used to make better business decisions.

Meet the experts

Paul Barter is a respected Canadian futurist and business advisor who lives and works in the Greater Toronto Area. He uses a “technology lens” to scan the landscape for trends and shocks that may create opportunities for startups.

Barter will be sharing his insights in his upcoming book Who’s Next?, which is scheduled for release in Spring 2019.


Patrick McGuire is a passionate and creative entrepreneur with the drive to make a difference. Patrick has  extensive experience in cloud software and enterprise software applications with proven success across a broad range of functions including alliances & channel sales, direct sales, product management, and consulting. Building on past success and experience, Patrick contributes to the startup ecosystem by serving as a Board of Directors for the RIC Centre.


Aseem Prakash is the architect of the world’s first, MBA in AI and works as an AI Business Strategist at Center for Innovating the Future. Aseem specializes in innovating strategies to Profit from AI and Coexisting With Robots™. Aseem has worked on numerous strategy innovation projects in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.


Jack Segal has over 15 years of experience working with enterprise customers in the technology product and services marketplace. For the last 2 years as a client executive at RSA Security he’s had a specific focus on helping organizations manage digital risk.


Mathew Palmer combines a strong policy, communications and stakeholder relations background with extensive experience in the non-profit, government, and private sectors to form an effective approach to project management.


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December 6, 2018
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