40 episodes

Take a fascinating journey into the future as Stylus experts, alongside industry thought-leaders and commentators, unpack tomorrow’s trends and unearth bold new opportunities.

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    • Society & Culture

Take a fascinating journey into the future as Stylus experts, alongside industry thought-leaders and commentators, unpack tomorrow’s trends and unearth bold new opportunities.

    The Tech Trends to Watch: CES 2020

    The Tech Trends to Watch: CES 2020

    The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas offers a peek at the products set to shape our future lives. Christian Ward talks to Imagination’s global creative technology director Simon Levitt and Stylus’ assistant editor of Technology and Consumer Attitudes Elspeth Taylor about the best of the tech they saw at the show this year, from the near-future of flexible screens and mixed-reality displays to the bleeding edge of flying cars and compostable batteries. 

    • 24 min
    How to Seduce the Super Rich

    How to Seduce the Super Rich

    In this episode, we take a look at the habits of the 1% – who are in reality a much smaller cohort than that. Tessa Mansfield talks to luxury and wealth specialist Winston Chesterfield and Stylus’ senior Product Design editor Dewi Pinatih about the crazy world of high, very high and ultra-high-net-worth consumers. Who are they, where are they, and how can brands woo them?

    • 33 min
    What is the Future of Luxury Travel?

    What is the Future of Luxury Travel?

    What do holidays look like when money is no object? Christian Ward talks to Managing Director of luxury concierge company Quintessentially Travel, Jenny Graham and Stylus’ Assistant Editor of food & beverage, travel & hospitality Laura Swain about the trends fuelling the future of luxury destination travel, and the art of crafting truly high-end travel experiences. 

    • 24 min
    Is Drone Racing the Sport of the Future?

    Is Drone Racing the Sport of the Future?

    Sitting squarely between the physical and digital arenas, drone racing is quickly becoming a world-class sport. Christian Ward talks to Nicholas Horbaczewski, CEO & founder of The Drone Racing League and Claire Murray, Stylus’ advisory strategist about the phenomenon that’s enticing world-class pilots to take part and tens of millions of people globally to tune in, and the opportunities to get involved.

    • 26 min
    Who Are the World's Top Brands?

    Who Are the World's Top Brands?

    2019 marks the 20th anniversary of Interbrand’s Best Global Brands Ranking. Christian Ward talks to the company’s Global Chief Learning & Culture Officer Rebecca Robins and Stylus’ Media & Marketing Editor about what makes a great brand now and how that is set to change in the future.

    • 33 min
    The Future of Travel

    The Future of Travel

    What does the future of travel look like in a world where a new generation of travelers are demanding a more diverse, hands-on, eco-conscious set of experiences? Christian Ward talks to David Plotz, CEO of Atlas Obscura and Emilia Morano-Williams, Stylus’ assistant editor about the cross-generational quest for intellectual experiences, the appeal of dark tourism and where this desire for adventure is heading. 

    • 23 min

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I really enjoy the thought-provoking conversations on this podcast. They cover some really interesting fields, like retail and food from an innovation/business perspective. Looking forward to more episodes!

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