Momenta Podcast Turns 100!
In celebration of the Momenta Edge Podcast turning 100, we wanted to share some of the “must-listens” over the span of our 100 episodes. Here, we feature the top 10 most popular podcasts as well as some of the books that that our featured guests have recommended.
Top 10 podcasts of all time:
Why you should listen: Rita is a world-renowned business strategist, author and Professor at Columbia Business School who has dedicated her career to helping identify how to anticipate, plan for and manage disruptive change, providing for a fascinating conversation on business strategy and leadership.
Why you should listen: Rick Bullotta founded two companies that have been pivotal in the development of Digital Industry: Lighthammer (acquired by SAP in 2005) and Thingworx (acquired by PTC in 2014). He shares perspectives on innovation, entrepreneurship and emerging technologies.
Why you should listen: Ganesh Bell is the President of Uptake, and in this episode, he focuses on how the application of Machine Learning and AI is driving a new generation of solutions that go beyond enterprise software and business process automation.
Why you should listen: Dr. Francois Laborie is the President of Cognite North America. He shares his background working in aerospace and how this translates to the unique aspects of working with and managing industrial data.
Why you should listen: As Director of Azure IoT, Sam George takes the listener through the origins and evolution of Microsoft’s IoT strategy as well as his technical and strategic perspectives on AI, edge computing, blockchain and more.
Why you should listen: Jay Allardyce is the Chief Product Officer of Uptake. In this episode, he shares his visions for an AI-powered transformation and explores the dynamic landscape of IoT platforms and critical elements needed for success.
Why you should listen: Tomer Shiran is the Co-Founder and CEO of Dremio, a company innovating at the nexus of cloud technology and data. He shares his approach to enabling big data analytics in addition to challenges he has faced in implementation.
Why you should listen: Dr. Leemon Baird is the Founder & Chief Scientist at Hedera Hashgraph and CTO of Swirlds Inc. He shares the origin story behind the Hashgraph technology, which was designedt to address shortcomings of existing approaches to online trust, in addition he shares insights into use cases.
Why you should listen: Richard Soley is the Chairman and CEO of theObject Management Group, ExecutiveDirector of theIndustrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and founding partner of theIoT Solutions World Congress. His breadth of experience in IoT provides the basis for an exciting conversation on the future of the industry.
Why you should listen: Tony Seba’s work on the impact of disruptive technologies at RethinkX has been highly influential to major decision makers in the investment community, in industry and governments worldwide. He dives into the thesis behind his work on disruption and his predictions for the future of energy and transportation.
At the end of every episode, we ask our guests for a recommendation of a book or resource that has resonated with them and shaped their thinking as a Digital Industry leader. Here are our 10 top recommendations (in no particular order):
- Seeing Around Corners by Rita McGrath
- Inspired: How to Create Products Customers Love by Marty Cagan
- The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
- The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger by Marc Levinson
- Clean Disruption of Energy and Transportation by Tony Seba
- Building the Internet of Things by Maciej Kranz
- Left to Their Own Devices by Dr. Julie Albright
- Crossing the Chasm by Geoffrey A. Moore
- On Intelligence: How a New Understanding of the Brain will Lead to the Creation of Truly Intelligent Machines by Jeff Hawkins & Sandra Blakeslee
- The Innovator's Dilemma: When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail by Clayton Christensen
Here's to another 100!