Diamandis is the Chairman and CEO of the X PRIZE Foundation, which awarded the $10,000,000 Ansari X PRIZE for private spaceflight. Diamandis is now focused on building the X PRIZE Foundation into a world-class prize institute whose mission is to bring about radical breakthroughs for the benefit of humanity. The X PRIZE is now developing X PRIZEs in fields such as Genomics, Automotive, Education, Medicine, Energy, and Social arenas.
The challenge we have in a democracy is that we can change our minds depending on which party is in power.
Constrains, willingness to fail, willingness to take big risks and rapid iteration are absolutely fundamental to innovation.
Peter Diamandis: It's really when you combine AI & Robotics together that you have magic happening.
The issue is learning the best questions to ask and learning how to interact once you have the knowledge to create new knowledge.
Learning facts and figures are going to be best done by technology feeding them to you the way you want to hear them, when you want to hear them.
We ultimately need to change the global conversation from one of people complaining about problems to a mindset of solving them.
If you launch with today’s technology by the time you come to market you’re going to be out of business.
When things change dramatically we resist it at first and then we adapt and then we love the change.
It’s much safer to be able to be a child and to be a mom.
Ultimately we’re never going to get people used to the rate of exponential change. Humans will always be somewhat resistant to it.