Justin LaFayette

Episode 29: 4 Foundational Tech Trends That Will Change Everything

Every once in a while, a trend comes along that changes everything. That’s certainly true in technology. Just look at cloud, mobile, and big data. In this episode, Jon Prial talks with Justin LaFayette, the Co-founder of Georgian Partners, about four foundational trends that are poised to have a major impact on every software company: applied analytics, applied artificial intelligence, conversational AI and security first.


You’ll hear about:

  • What constitutes foundational tech trends that have the potential to reshape markets
  • An overview of applied analytics
  • The origins and value of applied analytics
  • How to use data effectively and get applied analytics right
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Whether AI will ever reach the level of human intelligence
  • The implications and opportunities of messaging for business
  • Injecting your company’s value into messaging streams
  • Becoming more secure by putting security first
  • Security as a differentiator