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Deloitte's Chief Digital Officer Reveals A Bleak (Yet Opportunity-Rich) Future Of Work

Deloitte's Chief Digital Officer Reveals A Bleak (Yet Opportunity-Rich) Future Of Work

Last month, the newly-hatched Heavy Chef Foundation collaborated with Nedgroup Investments to bring Niket Desai and Valter Adão to a scintillating event at Workshop17 in Sandton. Valter Adão is the Chief Digital Officer at Deloitte Africa and a member of Singularity University. Valter travels around the world teaching people about the Revolution that is happening and how our lives are being irrevocably changed. In this fascinating interview with CEO of Heavy Chef, Fred Roed, Valter shares some of these insights and what we can do to survive and thrive.

Valter Adão: Future Of Work And How Technology Can Resolve The Unemployment Crisis

Valter Adão: Future Of Work And How Technology Can Resolve The Unemployment Crisis

Valter Adao is the Chief Digital & Innovation Officer of Deloitte Africa. In July 2019, Valter gave an outstanding presentation to a packed audience at Workshop17 in Sandton. Valter leads a diverse team of specialists who create a leading digital ecosystem to assist organisations in understanding and undergoing Digital Transformation. In this seminal talk, Valter explains why the future of work looks so scary, and what we can do to use it to our advantage.

Silicon Valley Wunderkind Niket Desai On Diversity, Scale And Selling His First Startup To Google

Silicon Valley Wunderkind Niket Desai On Diversity, Scale And Selling His First Startup To Google

Last week, the newly-hatched Heavy Chef Foundation collaborated with Nedgroup Investments to bring one of Silicon Valley's brightest stars to South Africa. Niket Desai started his first company in college and sold it to Google before his 25th birthday. Niket now presides over a $120b fund for the University of California. In this fascinating interview, Heavy Chef CEO chats to Desai about the early days of startup life to the heady period of rapid scaling.