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IEET > Contributors > Michael Lee

Michael Lee

Michael Lee is a futurist who founded the World Future Society’s Southern African Chapter and the Institute of Futurology. He is CEO of the ATM Industry Association, a non-profit trade association with more than 3,500 members in 60 countries. He has addressed and chaired industry conferences throughout the world. He has also written articles and blogs for industry publications and has been quoted in newspapers and trade and news magazines including Time Magazine and the Wall Street Journal.

Lee is a member of the World Future Society, the International Society for the Study of Time, the Royal Institute of Philosophy, and the Institute of Physics. He serves on the Board of Directors of the global ATM Industry Association and the US-based Benefit Corporation Standards Institute.

In November, his book Knowing our Future – the startling case for futurology will be published (link, Amazon link)



Articles


"Humans are Infinitely more Dangerous than Robots"   World Future Society  Jun 11, 2015

"Our Automated Future"   WFS  Apr 10, 2013

"Shock-testing the Black Swan Theory"   Ethical Technology  Nov 16, 2012

"The Bellow of the Eurasian Brown Bear: Russia in the 21st Century"   World Future Society - South Africa  Oct 3, 2012

"Demographic Sunset in the Land of the Rising Sun: Japan in the 21st Century"   Institute of Futurology & WFS Southern Africa  Sep 26, 2012

"The United States of Southern Africa in the Year 2100: Hope for an African Future"   Institute of Futurology & WFS Southern Africa  Sep 17, 2012

"Call of the Wild: Decoding Australia’s Long-Term Future"   Institute of Futurology & WFS Southern Africa  Sep 10, 2012

"Too Big to Succeed? Three China Scenarios to 2050"   Institute of Futurology & WFS Southern Africa  Sep 3, 2012

"Unmasking North Korea’s Future"   World Future Society - South Africa  Aug 27, 2012


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