The World of Tomorrow. How technology impacts the way we live and work

Original title: De wereld van morgen

Author: van Hooijdonk, Richard

Publication Date:

October 2017

Pages:

235

Original language and publisher

Territories Handled

Worldwide excl. Dutch

Territories Sold

South Korea (Sejong, at auction)
Bulgaria ( Kragozor)

Genre

Society

Foreign Covers

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Sejong Books
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Kragozor

The World of Tomorrow. How technology impacts the way we live and work

Original title: De wereld van morgen

Author: van Hooijdonk, Richard

Synopsis

The World of Tomorrow is a must-read for those who want to be future-ready.

Trendwatcher and futurist Richard van Hooijdonk gives us a glimpse into the amazing world of tomorrow. He shows us how quickly our lives change and what impact it has on the way we live and work.

What will society look like in 2035?

  • A chip in your body will prevent you from getting sick
  • A brain chip will enable you to learn Chinese in seconds
  • Our food will come from a food printer
  • Smart furniture will move around by itself
  • A robot will put the children to bed
  • We will live on Mars
  • Your self-driving car will enable you to nap while driving
  • We will have fascinating relationships with robots
  • We will never have to work again,¬†thanks to the universal basic income
  • The oil era will end. Hurray!
  • Your energy supply will come from space

Richard van Hooijdonk is an inspirator. He is the foremost trendwatcher and futurist in the Netherlands. Over 500,000 people have already attended his keynote lectures. Starting A utumn 2017, he will tour the Dutch theaters.

Marketing Information

  • English sample available
  • Over 12,000 copies sold

Foreign Covers

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Sejong Books
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Kragozor