La Belle et la Bête

This article was originally published by the French periodical DIPLOMAT INVESTISSEMENT, Novembre-Décembre 2020, pp 53-55. In it, Mr. Keays develops the idea of project sovereignty further within the context of a project funded and delivered by foreign investors and contractors. Mr. Keays brings to light the fact that many emerging …

La souverainté de la richesse

This article was originally published by the French periodical DIPLOMAT INVESTISSEMENT, Novembre-Décembre 2020, pp 33-35. In it, Mr. Keays makes the argument that emerging economies cannot afford to revert back to the old colonial model of inviting rich foreigners to build projects as if they own the place. The better …

Of Projects and Men

From the monde to the mundaneWealth, in the broadest sense, is in large part generated by the successful operation of profitable assets.  Assets are so ubiquitous as to be invisible.  If you are sitting in a coffee shop right now, just take a look around you, starting with the space …

The Symbiocen Age (Part 3)

This is the third, last part of a three-part series on the new Symbiocene age. Digital Pangaea.  The previous article expounded on the four tectonic plates making up the Symbiocene age, which are the four pillar upon which the actualization of the age will be realized. In this article, the …

The Symbiocen Age (Part 2)

This is the second part of a three-part series on the new Symbiocene age. Digital Pangaea.  The previous article concluded with the notion of a digital Pangaea made up of four plates: artificial intelligence (AI), the block chain, the energy lattice, and the digital-industrial (also known as the IIoT – …