WHAT WE DO
In a world of disruptions, some will be storytellers, and some will be story makers. It is the story makers that will be the hero of the future. Are you ready to transform your business and become a story maker?
Black Swan Theatre presents visions of tomorrow with the help of the most brilliant minds of today.
By focusing on specific topics of interest, and employing the knowledge of experts, we present you with alternate paths to a preferred future.
We can provide you with the facts, ideas and viewpoints that will challenge your way of thinking and introduce you to the Black Swans that are waiting to appear in your world.
Our methods are not those of consulting companies. We are committed to delivering tangible and actionable direction. Our focus is your prosperity and growth, based on the true potentials we identify in your landscape.
The established constructs of economy, politics and social structure are rapidly approaching the precipice of change. We can help you identify and build new economic models and provide the disruptive edge you will need to make the future work in your favour.
“No amount of observations of white swans can allow the inference that all swans are white, but the observation of a single black swan is sufficient to refute that conclusion.”David Hume
Step into a brave new world, where technological change, social transformation, and corporate disruption are the new norms and uncertainty is the only constant in our lives. A world where information is widely available, but the wisdom to use it is sadly lacking.
How will you prepare for the future growth of your business in a landscape filled with uncertainty?
We don’t give answers, we frame questions in a way that illuminate pathways to potential solutions, and create impact-driven momentum for your organisation.
How will your government adapt to meet tomorrow’s challenges? What should you be discussing right now?
- Global finances
- Dark Pools
- Privacy, Morality and Ethics
- Democracy and authoritarianism
- Cyborg societies of knowledge
- Climate planning
- Social participation and welfare society
What implications do the coming changes have on our way of life? Our economy, our social structures?
- Global media and social networks
- Unemployment and poverty
- Reimagining education
- Food security and innovation
- Neural cities
- The aging of the Western World
How will the Xth Industrial technological Revolution affect humanity? and how can we prepare?
- Artificial Intelligence
- Synthetic biology
- Migrations and population growth
- Cultural diversity
- Shareholder economy
- Cyber wars
- Logistic & New trends for manufacturing
In Ancient Greece, Theatre was developed as a commentary on the social and political happenings of the day. If a General went too far in pursuit of victory, say, by killing women and children in his campaign, the worst he might expect upon his return to Greece, was a scathing portrayal at the local amphitheatre.
But theatre also served a more important purpose; it was a voice that questioned the status quo on behalf of the citizens. As such, it played, and one might still credibly argue, continues to play a vital role in the machinations of what we call democracy.
In essence, theatre is an extension of the privilege of voting and freedom of speech. It provides direction, education, laughter and a sense of purpose for the assembled crowd.
Black Swan Theatre carries on this proud tradition by using our multiple event platforms to do exactly as the Greeks did – to ask the questions to which people wish to learn the answers – by focusing on you and your immediate needs, while providing actionable direction and vital information to move your organisation forward.
Invite Only Public Events
Invite Only Events are designed with a specifically invited public audience and range of topics in mind.
We can organise the best Keynote speakers, created bespoke panel discussion platforms and workshops aimed at bringing you the insights you need to make a real and lasting impact.
Our Arrowhead Events are one-off occurrences for single corporations, governments or NGOs with a clear output: impact.
We can design a bespoke event to meet your needs utilising the brightest minds and the latest research available on the chosen topic.
Food for Thought
Food for Thought capitalises on networking opportunities by bringing like-minded individuals, political parties and companies together with a specific topic in mind.
Combined with a high-end culinary experience, panel debates, keynotes and dinner table conversation, Food for Thought takes decision-making, networking and taste to new levels.
If you are interested in hosting a Black Swan Theatre Event in your city, or you would like to find out more about how our experts can bring the future to your organisation or region, please contact us. We are happy to engage in pre-planned events, or we can create bespoke events on your behalf, anywhere in the world.
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