What does the future hold for our business and personal lives? Risk-management expert Bruce McIndoe, president of McIndoe Risk Advisory, LLC, tackles that topic in this enlightening discussion with Northstar’s Loren Edelstein.
From weather disasters to robotic companions, here’s what to expect in the years ahead.
Why meeting planners should anticipate more frequent and intense weather events (1:20)
How hybrid events provide a number of benefits, among them a good resiliency strategy (5:00)
Why human resources should be collaborating with meeting and event planners (7:00)
The growing need for internal meetings as more organizations have remote workforces (9:20)
Strategies for recognizing and supporting employees with mental health issues (11:20)
Where and when robots will replace humans in the hospitality industry (15:20)
How automation will solve the problem of staff shortages (18:05)
When to expect flying taxis and personal drones to be in wide use (21:20)
How education will be geared toward gig workers vs. career professionals (22:20)
The role of companion robots that will support humanoid units (23:50)
Listen to the in-depth conversation in our latest episode of Eventful: The Podcast for Meeting Professionals, and remember to subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts and anywhere else you listen to podcasts.