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Rishad Tobaccowala
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A trial in the city of Gothenburg mandates a six-hour day and is testing whether it can reduce absenteeism and increase productivity.
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There is a new Ferris wheel at Navy Pier Chicago and today amidst the low fog as I looked out of our window they lit it up for the first time .
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After the rain a little pond formed in the sand on the beach and reflected a tree..
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My friends at the airlines have leaked their plans on customizing classes for the masses...
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"I often talk with people about the conflicts between technology companies and content companies," Spiegel said during a conference keynote two years ago. "One of the biggest issues is that technology companies view movies, music and television as information. Directors, producers, musicians and actors view them as feelings, as expression.

"Not to be searched, sorted and viewed — but experienced."

Spiegel is building Snapchat into the new communication experience — and for now, the world seems more than happy to conform.

It's Evan Spiegel's world — we're all just snapping in it
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To understand the sheer audacity and grand vision of Facebook's disruptive thinking you should read this
The social network wants to triple its 1.6 billion global users, but to do that, it will have to make connecting to the Internet much less expensive.
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A great overview of Chatbots
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A Sunset in Chicago.
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Boomer vs X vs Millennial
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Reinvention, Innovation, Futures
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  • Publicis Groupe
    Chief Strategist, present
  • DigitasLBI, Razorfish, VivaKi
    Reinvention, Innovation, Futures, 2014
  • Denuo, Publicis Groupe Media, Starcom Mediavest, Leo Burnett, Giant Step
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Chicago
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Bombay ( Mumbai)
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Reinventing.
Introduction

Rishad Tobaccowala is Chief Strategist  and Member of the Directoire+ of Publicis Groupe– the world’s third largest communications company with 62,000 employees.

Previously, Rishad was Chairman of DigitasLBi and Razorfish, two leading, global digital marketing and business transformation networks which are a part of Publicis. Rishad wasand  also the Chief Strategy and Innovation officer of VivaKi, a global leader in digital advertising solutions and a center of excellence and resource for the entire Publicis Groupe, 

Rishad focuses on incubating new ideas, approaches and models for the next generation of data driven marketing, story telling, brand rethinking and the next two billion customers (China and India).

 Rishad serves on the board of directors or board of advisers of several companies including  Jana, Greycroft Ventures, and Abundant Ventures and is the Chairman of The Tobaccowala Foundation which helps 10,000 needy individuals in India in the areas of education and healthcare.

Rishad has a BA in Math from the University of Bombay and an MBA in Marketing and Finance from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago
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  • University of Chicago
  • University of Bombay
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