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In 2004, Orbitz alumnus Steve Hafner co-founded Kayak and fixed the aggravating process of shopping for aeroplane tickets. As Kayak's CEO, he managed the company through an IPO in 2012 and its $US2.1 billion ($2.7 billion) acquisition by The Priceline Group in 2013. We asked him how he gets his work done.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.