In this infographic, we take a look at some of the trending topics that picked up steam during 2017, and will most certainly be leading headlines as we go deeper into 2018. What about 2019?

2017 was an extremely interesting year for public speaking. Significant events and discoveries in politics, technology, and the environment provided lots of ammunition to fuel discussion.

Among the most talked about topics are artificial intelligence (AI), data security, net neutrality, Donald Trump and climate change/natural disasters. Will these be still actual in 2019?

For instance, how will the introduction of A.I. and other automation tools impact the job market? It’s clear that many basic jobs will quickly be replaced by A.I. How will those people earn a living? An answer to that question, and many more, are in process as A.I. is used.



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