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Future of Business

The Oxford Future of Business Podcast takes you behind the walls of Oxford University’s Saïd Business School. Run by a team of MBA students, each episode aims to tackle the next generation of problems facing the world - and the business opportunities they represent.

# Episode Title Description People Date
1 Live panel on digital engagement In this live panel, we sit down with Resident Advisor founder Nick Sabine and fellow MBA slash film producer Yetunde Dada to discuss community engagement through digital media. Nick Sabine, Yetu Dada 16 Nov 2018
2 BCorps: the future firm What is a bcorp? How do people know what this is Can businesses lead the charge for social good? That is the idea behind B Corps, a movement of 2,500 businesses in 50 countries committed to having a positive impact in the world. Michaelanne Butler, Charmain Love 16 Nov 2018
3 How to make a trillion dollars Can cryptocurrencies make the first trillionaire? Between September 2017 and January 2018 the price of bitcoin rocketed to around $13,000. One MBA student, Mike Wigrizer, was not only betting on bitcoin but also created his own cryptocurrency. Michael Wigrizer 21 Aug 2018
4 Future proofing banks How would you like to have your own personal banker? The traditional model of banks as a store of value and source of liquidity, and of bankers as trusted personal financial advisors, is under threat like never before. Steve Gotz, Alec Mclauren 21 Aug 2018
5 The Carbon Bubble part 2 How do you account for carbon? Richard Barker 03 Aug 2018
6 The Carbon Bubble part 1 Housing bubble? what about a carbon bubble? Carter Powis 03 Aug 2018
7 Surviving in an AI world How do you future proof yourself from AI? Vivienne Ming 16 Jul 2018
8 Hyperloop and the future of transport LA to San Francisco in 30 minutes? We dive into the high-tech future of transport with Nick Earle, VP at Virgin Hyperloop One. Nick Earle 16 Jul 2018
9 Future of work with Google Chief Economist Hal Varian and Professor Jonathan Trevor AI’s effect on the labour force, who wins man or machine? Jonathan Trevor, Hal Varian 16 Jul 2018
10 Introduction with Dean Peter Tufano How can an institution that is over 900 years old teach its students about the future? We speak to Peter Tufano, Dean of Oxford's Saïd Business School. Peter Tufano 09 Jul 2018