Held every October, in the beautiful seaside village of Camden, Maine, USA, the PopTech Conference brings together 700 influential participants for one of the world’s best thought leadership events: a shared exploration of the issues, trends and technologies that will shape the future of our businesses, economy, society and world. Since 2004, Alphachimp has created on-site paintings live during each presentation. These are the results. Enjoy. VIEW >>
Economic commentator and author Tim Harford presented a creative, challenging perspective on financial systems, drawing upon examples from oil rig explosions to nuclear disasters to make his point.
He believes that by studying the triggers of major engineering accidents, we can draw lessons on how to help prevent crises in the financial world.