Peter Diamandis, chairman and chief executive of the X Prize Foundation: “Most CEOs today are focused on quarterly returns . . . They are unaware of [what is coming down the track] which will be massively disruptive”. Photograph: Nadine Rupp/Getty Images

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Immersion project: Richard Mosse, installing The Enclave at the RHA. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

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