Chris Kalaboukis



CTO, startup founder, inventor, blogger, speaker, author, futurist & geek. Prolific inventor (42 issued patents and 110 pending), exceptional innovator (launched and headed internal innovation programs at Yahoo!, Walmart & Citigroup as well as invented products for all of the above corporates), experienced technologist (developed and launched a multitude of apps in everything from Ruby to C#), serial entrepreneur (led a number of startups from inception to launch) and a practical futurist (launched and ran corporate futurist programs envisioning far forward products and services).

A Seamless World

Room: N-125 | Time: 4:00pm - 4:20pm

Things that are hard to do today will just happen things that are impossible to do today will start happening.
The Internet of Things, Big Data and Automation have begun to make this is a seamless world. Chris will describe a near future world where these three elements seamlessly combine in order to make our lives easier and better. Chris contends that we are slowly moving into a world where our intent is determined AND fulfilled, where we will no longer need to initiate and do, as things will simply be done for us.

4:00pm - 4:20pm