Trond at a glance

Futurist, scholar, 6x author, 2x podcaster, venture partner, entrepreneur. Ex-MIT Startup Exchange, Sloan Senior Lecturer in Global Economics and Management, Hitachi, Oracle, WPP, and the EU. Trond has accelerated four unicorns, helped launch 50+ startups, and tracks technology’s impact on business and society and holds a PhD on the future of work, AI and cognition. Serial podcaster ( on the next decade, with industrial conversations that matter). Author of Augmented Lean, Health Tech, Future Tech, Pandemic Aftermath, Disruption Games, Leadership From Below. Venture Partner ( and Hitachi Ventures), founder of a unique insight platform ( Forbes columnist in manufacturing.

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