Life in 2030

Andreessen Horowitz

My day job is to think about the future, so I’ve been thinking … The post Life in 2030 appeared first on Andreessen Horowitz. This is a written version of a presentation I gave live at the a16z Summit in November 2019. You can watch a video version on YouTube.

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What Issues Will Subscription-Based Products Face in 2030?

Rebilly | Insights Into Subscription Billing

What will the subscription industry look like in 2030? The post What Issues Will Subscription-Based Products Face in 2030? Note: This is the second in a series of three blogs on the future of payments. See what the near future looks like and come back next week, when we look at how millennials are impacting e-commerce. The subscription industry has greatly expanded over the last decade, bringing with it box services, cloud services, and streaming media.


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Social Networking in 2030: How Could Crypto Change Things?

Andreessen Horowitz

One of the most popular applications on the internet is social media, for better… and for worse. So if we were to imagine how crypto and blockchains could transform social networking in the future, how might that look? It’s still … cryptocurrencies & blockchains online communities open source Crypto Regulatory Summit a16z our Summit events trends 2019

Field Notes from the Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa 

Andreessen Horowitz

The landscape of cell and gene therapies—where cells or genes are engineered to treat disease —is changing rapidly, with 4 US approvals since 2017 and 40-60 launches projected by 2030. Entrepreneurs, biopharma leaders, and contract organizations are all doubling down … The post Field Notes from the Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa appeared first on Andreessen Horowitz. bio field notes gene editing healthcare

Going Upmarket, And How Things Have Changed in a Decade, at Trello, with Founder Michael Pryor


Michael had a great point that while the Trello of 2030 may not resemble the Trello of 2012 all that much, there’s a 100% likelihood the product and brand will exist then. The other day we had a chance to catch up with Michael Pryor, founder of Trello, on what’s changed over a decade at Trello, and after crossing well more than 50,000,000+ users. The session is here, and some key take-aways below. Some of my top learnings: 1.

Cloud is Eating all of Technology and Software… Is it Sustainable?


By 2030, it is predicted to take over all technology and software. In case u missed @SaaStrAnnual State of the Cloud w @bdeeter @TheValuesVC. ??Future Future of work = remote ??Privacy Privacy debt = new technical debt ??Cloud Cloud proliferating globally ??B2B B2B txns moving online ??APIs

Top 25 SaaStr Tweets / Short-Bites of 2020


But if you just go heads down, and keep it up: 2020: $10m 2021: $14m 2022: $20m 2023: $28m 2024: $38m 2025: $53m 2026: $75m 2027: $105m 2028: $148m 2029: $206m 2030: $290m.

Starting Up In A Downturn with Cloudflare COO and Co-Founder Michelle Zatelyn (Video + Transcript)


What do you see for the cloud in 2030 and how are you planning for that? Hear from Michelle Zatlyn, co-founder and COO of Cloudflare. Michelle started the company during an economic downturn in 2009.

Has VC Become So Big It Must Be Disrupted?

Tomasz Tunguz

No venture firms have yet gone public, but I wonder if we won’t see that occur before 2030. Nathan Heller published an article called Is Venture Capital Worth the Risk? in the New Yorker. It’s a well-researched critique of the venture industry. The key question he poses is: has the industry become so large that it needs to be disrupted? It’s a thought provoking question and a good opportunity to ask for feedback on how we can imrove.

H.O.M.E: Market – when this little piggy stayed home

Inside Intercom

“COVID-19 gave us a time machine that brought 2030 to 2020” “COVID-19 gave us a time machine that brought 2030 to 2020,” explains Loren Padelford, General Manager of Shopify Plus. “Home where the heart is,” as the saying goes.

3 Ways AI and Machine Learning Will Affect Sales (& How to Prepare)

Sales Hacker

trillion to the world by 2030. Informed and actionable business decisions now happen easily, thanks to artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML).

How Millennials are Shaping the Future of Ecommerce

Rebilly | Insights Into Subscription Billing

Check out the other posts to see what the near future looks like and what subscription businesses will look like in 2030. This is the third in a series of three posts on the future of payments. To thrive as a subscription-based business, you need to understand the buying patterns of your consumers. This is especially true for millennials — those people born between 1981-1996. They’re now the largest generation in national history, representing 92 million U.S. consumers.

Recur Now 8/27: Subscribing to Humans


trillion to the global economy by 2030. Subscriptions to people could be what you never knew you needed. Today, we dive deep into the concept of subscribing to humans, take a look at a new episode of the ProfitWell Report, and argue the value of customer success teams in a segment called Overrated/Underrated. Today's Top Subscription News. Mind the Gap. An Old Agency Proverb once said, "No agency is retained for the services they provide, but for the services they provide well."

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10 No Code Creation Tools to Build Websites, Apps, and More

Neil Patel

In fact, Research and Markets reports the low-code market could be worth upward of $187 billion by 2030. While you once had to be fluent in code to successfully build a website or an app, those days are now far behind us. Thanks to no-code creation tools.

A CEO’s Guide to Hiring Executives—According to Someone Who Has Hired Hundreds

OpenView Labs

By 2030, Korn Ferry predicts there will be a global talent shortage of over 85 million people. Over a thousand CEOs were interviewed about the #1 threat to their business and 80% said: a scarcity of skills in the job market.

Why Cold Calling Is the #1 Skill You MUST Master to Double Your Income in 2018

Sales Hacker

This is why a simple 90-second Video E-Mail or Voicemail slaughters 2030 level Sales AI. Cold Calling is the top sales skill you should be developing to gain a competitive edge, not just for prospecting and landing meetings with C-Level decision makers , but at every stage of the funnel. Especially, in 2018 when Artificial Intelligence (AI) is imminently threatening your job. Let me rest my case: 1. Social Selling is an epidemic. But it’s not social to hide behind your computer.

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SaaStr Podcasts for the Week with Aileen Lee and Jason Lemkin


So, it’s like in healthcare, one of my friends who’s a doctor says she feels like she fell asleep in 2020 and woke up in 2030 in terms of … Jason Lemkin: Yeah, I bet. 346: Aileen Lee is a U.S. seed investor. A venture capital investor, she is the founder of Cowboy Ventures.

Techstars Brings Smart Mobility-Focused Accelerator to Turin, Italy


The program will be led by Martin Olczyk, previous managing director of the METRO Accelerator for Hospitality powered by Techstars in Berlin, and most recently, Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) for the Arcadis City of 2030 Accelerator, Powered by Techstars located in Amsterdam. Techstars and Compagnia Di San Paolo, Fondazione CRT and the Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center announce Techstars Smart Mobility Accelerator, first Techstars accelerator in Italy. BOULDER, Colo.

11 Best Online Course Platforms (Ultimate Guide for 2021)

How To Buy Saas

If you believe that you are an expert in a skill or niche, this is the right time to transform your decade of 2021 to 2030. Online learning is a new trend which we are have encountered by now. The new lifestyle that we experienced in 2020 has taught us a lot.

4/25: is growth better in the Bay?


According to a McKinsey study, by 2030, 70% of companies will implement automation in some way, and that tech can contribute up to $120 billion in economic value. Hey crew. Abby here and it is National Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day. But I guess if you’re watching this and already left them at home, you can always celebrate later by dropping the subscription knowledge on em. The Rundown In resources. Is the West Coast Really the Best Coast (for Tech)?

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The $8 trillion opportunity


2020 to 2030, that’s going to just be increasingly less effective and the end-user era is here, so build a product for end users, not for their boss, and then distribute to end users through self-service.”. February may be creeping in, but we’re still on that new year grind —with 14 tech trends to watch closely in 2020. Plus we’ve got Chargify’s Michael Klett and our very own Patrick Campbell to share their billing and pricing predictions.

Discount Rate Formula: How to Calculate Discount Rate [WACC & APV]


Let’s say that shareholder equity (E) for the year 2030 will be $4.2 Let’s say you’re the CEO of WellProfit, a growing, Boise-based SaaS company that’s bound for the stars and thinking about getting investors. One of the first things you need to do to make your company attractive to investors is find your discount rate. Measuring your discount rate as a business, however, can be a complex proposition.

Intercom on Product: The dawn of a new decade

Inside Intercom

“Either 2020 to 2030 will either be the decade of the smart home, or that it turns out the smart home’s just not going to ever happen” Paul: I think there’s actually an interesting thread running through this. Emmet: We should check back in 2030.

Seed Investing Today: What’s Changed, What Hasn’t with Aileen Lee and Jason Lemkin (Video + Transcript)


So, it’s like in healthcare, one of my friends who’s a doctor says she feels like she fell asleep in 2020 and woke up in 2030 in terms of … Jason Lemkin: Yeah, I bet.

Norman Crowley on uncovering the business opportunities in tackling climate change

Inside Intercom

And also, this is the controversial view we have, we believe that climate change will be largely solved by 2030.

Wikimedia Foundation COO Janeen Uzzell on future-proofing history

Inside Intercom

I know you’re at the helm of the foundation’s strategic plan, Wikimedia 2030. ?. Wikipedia , the beloved, widely-known, free-access web encyclopedia is turning 20 this year.