W.I.R.E. goes in search of truly intelligent mobility in "TRANSFORMING TRANSPORT", the new issue of its ABSTRAKT book series. In addition to contributions from thought leaders and different thinkers such as Virgin founder Richard Branson, science fiction author Kim Stanley Robinson and Bjarke Ingels, architect of the new Google Campus, W.I.R.E. presents its own hypotheses and ideas about the future of transport.
» To the press release
Stephan Sigrist and Nicholas Bornstein provide ideas and approaches for the healthcare system of tomorrow.
» Article in Neue Zürcher Zeitung
With Le Temps, Stephan Sigrist from think tank W.I.R.E. talks about the culture of innovation in Switzerland, chances and risks of the digital age and on the post-specialisation era.
» Interview on letemps.ch (in french)
"Abstrakt is a curious and exciting find: it’s a magazine that has a strong sense of self, and its articles about the future of art, business and technology are both accessible and provocative."
» Article on magculture.com
The aging of our society is unstoppable. Rising life expectancies will redefine society in the 21st century. Nevertheless, our consideration of the consequences for social and economic structures is often superficial. It’s time to look at living conditions in the aged society from a more differentiated point of view – and to work out an appropriate social infrastructure. In collaboration with Swiss Re and companies from other sectors, W.I.R.E. is currently examining possible areas for action and business models.
A shortended version of the essay was published in NZZ am Sonntag on January 25th, 2015.
» originial version here
» Video on richmondevents.com
Nutrition is always subject for theories, more or less extreme. Also for design and art food became object of reflection, such as in the controversial but effective Sonja Stummerer & Martin Hablesreiter’s vision, who have staged Eat Body Design at the Baerengasse Museum of Zurich.
» Artikel auf designspeaking.com
MIND THE FUTURE - SMART BOX
» Videos auf hirschandmann.com
STEPHAN SIGRIST & DANIEL HIRSCHMANN - BACK TO TECHNOLOGY
» Video auf vimeo.com