Topic: Futurists / Trends

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Kate Ancketill

Inspirational Retail & Hospitality Trends Speaker, 'How the Future Consumer will Buy'

Kate's the go-to gal for understanding the omni-channel revolution and how the physical and digital worlds are colliding in retail and hospitality. Her London based research team tap into the world's best designers to gather global insight on trends in a mobile-first world.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 2 Videos: 7

Simon J. Anderson

Futurist | International Keynote Speaker & Consultant | Award-Winning Author

Simon J. Anderson uses his "3A Thinking" approach to help leaders be more future resilient. He shows them how to pay Attention to how fast the world is changing, Anticipate some of the possibilities these changes might create, and lastly, take Action to turn those possibilities into opportunities.

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 4 Videos: 2

Barry Asmus

Senior Economist: Center for Policy Analysis, Futurist, Author

Dr. Asmus does more than just speak on policies, he is actively involved with their implementation. With over 25 years experience on the speaking platform, Dr. Asmus presents a powerful picture of America’s future, both here and abroad.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 1 Videos: 2

Scott Bales

Technology Guru

Scott is the global leader on Innovation in Financial Services and Mobility. A globally recognized thought leader on the intersection between cultural and behavioral changes with the technology innovations.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 2 Videos: 4

Lisa Bodell

Global Leader on Culture Change focused on Simplification and Innovation

Lisa Bodell is an award-winning author and CEO of futurethink. As a futurist and expert on change management, she has helped thousands of senior leaders ignite innovation at Google, Pfizer, Lockheed Martin, and more.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 1 Videos: 6

Matt Britton

America's Millennial & Gen Z Expert; Sold First Ads To Ever Appear On Facebook

Matt Britton is America’s leading expert on the millennial generation having consulted for over half of the Fortune 500. he is an early pioneer in the social media marketing space having sold the first ads to ever appear on Facebook

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Larry Burns

Former General Motors VP of R&D, Mobility Consultant for Google Inc.

Lawrence D. "Larry" Burns is the former corporate vice president of Research and Development for General Motors. Burns oversaw GM's advanced technology, innovation programs, and corporate strategy. Within GM, he personally championed vehicle electrification, “connected” vehicles, fuelcells, bio-fuels, advanced batteries, autonomous driving, and a series of innovative concept vehicles.

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Keynotes: 8 Books: 3 Videos: 6

Daniel Burrus

Innovation Expert, Technology Futurist & Business Strategist

Daniel Burrus is considered one of the World’s Leading Futurists on Global Trends and Innovation. The New York Times has referred to him as one of the top three business gurus in the highest demand as a speaker.

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Keynotes: 7 Books: 4 Videos: 12

Jim Carroll

Futurist, Trends & Innovation Expert

Jim is acknowledged as one of the world’s leading global futurists, trends and innovation experts with a massive global blue chip client list. He has a track record of inspiring organizations to re-frame the opportunity for innovation in the context of significant, trans-formative change.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 0 Videos: 2

Adam Cheyer

Co-Founder and VP Engineering at Siri, Inc., Co-Founder and VP Engineering of Viv Labs

Adam Cheyer is a top technology speaker and AI expert. He co-founded Siri, which was acquired by Apple, and later co-founded Viv, which became the basis of the digital voice assistant Bixby for Samsung phones.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 5 Videos: 2

Cheryl Cran

Future of Work & Change Leadership Expert

Cheryl is a dynamic inspirational keynote speaker who focuses on future of work and change leadership. She gives you strategies, with high energy/dynamic delivery and will provide your audiences with the tools, ideas and strategies to make the changes needed to thrive in today's fast paced reality.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 2 Videos: 2

Peter Diamandis

Futurist; Chairman and CEO; Co-author

Futurist; Chairman and CEO, X Prize Foundation; Co-founder & Chairman, Singularity University and Co-author, Abundance: The Future Is Better than You Think.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 7 Videos: 6

Ken Dychtwald

Renowned Visionary of the Age Wave and Longevity in America

Dr. Ken Dychtwald has emerged as North America’s foremost visionary and original thinker regarding the lifestyle, marketing, health care, and workforce implications of the age wave. During his career, Ken has addressed more than two million people worldwide in his speeches to corporate, association, social service, and government groups.

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Keynotes: 6 Books: 3 Videos: 4

Maddy Dychtwald

National Authority on Women, Aging, & Marketplace Trends

Maddy Dychtwald is a nationally recognized author and leading expert on the changing demographic trends shaping the marketplace, the workplace, and our lives. She has also emerged as an authority on the economic ascent of women and its impact on various industries, including financial services, health care, and consumer marketing.

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Bryan Eisenberg

New York Times Bestselling Author on Customer Experience, Using Data and Buyer Legends

Bryan has spent the last two decades helping companies from Google, HP, GE, Marketo and businesses of smaller size improve their bottom line by focusing on helping their customers buy.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 0 Videos: 5

Zack Friedman

Founder/CEO, Make Lemonade; Forbes Columnist; Wall Street & White House Alum

Zack Friedman writes the #1 entrepreneurship, personal finance and investing column for Forbes, and is Founder & CEO of Make Lemonade, a leading online financial company. Zack has worked as an investor on Wall Street and at The White House. Zack also holds degrees from Harvard and Wharton Business School.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 0 Videos: 2

Nancy Giordano

Strategic Futurist, Corporate Strategist, Keynote Speaker

Described as endlessly optimistic, Nancy is a strategic futurist with a drive to help enterprise organizations and visionary leaders transform to meet the escalating expectations ahead

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Garry Golden

Academically-Trained Futurist, Emerging Trends Analyst, and Block-Chain Technology Guru

Garry is an expert on emerging trends and a blockchain tech guru.

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Keynotes: 7 Books: 3 Videos: 3

Steve Goreham

Speaker/Author/Researcher Environment, Business, and Public Policy

Effective communicator in the corporate board room, lecture hall, and on the debate panel regarding the environment, energy, climate change, weather trends, corporate environmental policy, and future trends.

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 1 Videos: 2

Glen Hiemstra

Founder and Owner of Futurist.com

Glen Hiemstra is dedicated to disseminating information about the future to assist individuals, organizations, and industries in effective strategic planning. Glen goes beyond simple trend analysis to discuss the opportunities that we all have to shape the preferred future.

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Pablos Holman

Renowned Tech Futurist and Inventor

A futurist, inventor, and notorious hacker with a unique view into breaking and building new technologies, Pablos works on invention and design projects that assimilate new technologies - making wild ideas a bit more practical and vice versa.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 7 Videos: 7

David Houle

The CEO'S Futurist

David Houle is regarded as one of the foremost futurists in the world. He has been called "the CEOs Futurist" having advised or spoken to more than 3,500 CEOs and business owners since 2007. He has published seven books and spoken on all six continents and 14 countries.

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Keynotes: 10 Books: 4 Videos: 5

Scott Klososky

Technology Expert

A former CEO of three successful tech startup companies and principal at consulting firm Future Point of View, Scott Klososky specializes in seeing beyond the horizon of how technology is changing the world.

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Keynotes: 7 Books: 5 Videos: 6

Thomas Koulopoulos

Futurist, Founder Delphi Group, Author Ten books, Speaker, Columnist

Tom Koulopoulos is a leading futurist, author of eleven books including Revealing the Invisible; The Gen Z EffectCloud Surfing; and The Innovation Zoneand founder of Delphi Group, a Boston-based think tank named one of the fastest growing private companies in the US by Inc. Magazine.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 1 Videos: 4

Greg Lindsay

Expert on Cities, Mobility, Travel, Trade, and the Future of Work

Greg is a funny, provocative, dynamic speaker who packs more ideas and examples into an hour-long than almost anyone. Whether he's speaking about the future of cities, or the office, or autonomous cars, or tourist destinations, he weaves fresh reporting and speculation about the future to make every speech memorable.

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 1 Videos: 13

Vikram Mansharamani

Global Trend-Watcher, Harvard University Lecturer, & Investor Author, Boombustology: Spotting Bubbles Before They Burst

Yale Lecturer, Harvard Senior Fellow . . . author, Boombustology . . . former global equities investor . . . how to anticipate future and navigate risk/uncertainty . . . learn to look at the world differently and connect the dots. Topics like global consumption, economic volatility, commodities, food, bubble-spotting

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Keynotes: 3 Books: 1 Videos: 0

Michael McQueen

Future trends analyst helping business stay ahead of the curve

Michael McQueen understands what it takes to thrive in a rapidly evolving world.. As a leading specialist in demographic shifts, change management and future trends, Michael features regularly as a commentator on TV and radio and has written four bestselling books. .

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Keynotes: 6 Books: 6 Videos: 7

Jamie Metzl

Technology Futurist, Global Affairs Specialist, Science Fiction Novelist

Jamie is a fascinating thinker and electrifying speaker. He lectures widely on technology and geopolitics, is an acclaimed scifi novelist and columnist, a regular CNN commentator, and a former white house official. Jamie clearly describes the how we can prepare for the political and technological revolutions changing the world.

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Keynotes: 1 Books: 6 Videos: 3

Herb Meyer

Former Reagan Administration Intelligence Official, Founder and President of Storm King Press

Herb Meyer is the official who told President Reagan we were about to win the Cold War. He has an amazing ability to project the future accurately, and in his talk he will paint a picture of the future that is more optimistic than anyone else you will hear.

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Keynotes: 15 Books: 3 Videos: 2

Jacob Morgan

Best-Selling Author, Keynote Speaker, & Futurist

Jacob is a globally recognized keynote speaker, best-selling author, and futurist. He literally wrote the book on the future of work and employee experience.

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Keynotes: 6 Books: 0 Videos: 6

David Polinchock

Accomplished Innovator in Media, Technology and Experience

David has been involved in a wide range of experiential advertising programs, the introduction of virtual reality as a marketing tool and city festivals. He was even a Disney performer. He brings all of those experiences to his speaking engagements, which allow him bring his presentations to life.

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Keynotes: 8 Books: 2 Videos: 3

Byron Reese

Speaker, Futurist, Technologist, and Author

Speaker, futurist, technologist, entrepreneur, publisher of Gigaom. Author of “Infinite Progress: How Technology Will End Ignorance, Disease, Hunger, Poverty, and War” and 2017's “Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity.” 

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 0 Videos: 2

Richard Resnick

TED Speaker on the Impact of Genomics on Absolutely Everything, Serial Entrepreneur, and CEO

The Genomic Revolution - a whirlwind journey through our deepening understanding of the genome and its dizzying applications in medicine, agriculture, society, and in defining the very nature of what it means to be human. And beyond human.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 0 Videos: 2

Chris Riddel

Futurist for the leaders of tomorrow, and keynote speaker for businesses of today.

Award winning, industry recognized futurist, media commentator, nowist and renowned strategist and global trend spotter; Created the corporate digital strategy behind brands such as Whiskas, Pedigree Petfoods, Starburst, and Snickers as Australia and New Zealand’s first ever Chief Digital Officer for Mars, Inc.; Hundreds of primetime television appearances

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Keynotes: 10 Books: 0 Videos: 6

Michael Rogers

The Practical Futurist

There are lots of futurists. Michael is a practical futurist with deep business and technology skills who is also a dynamic and entertaining speaker.

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Keynotes: 10 Books: 7 Videos: 6

Jason Schenker

Top-Ranked Financial Forecaster, Economist, Futurist, Best-Selling Author, Bloomberg Columnist

Global economic, financial, and fururist thought leader. Bloomberg ranked #1 forecaster in 25 categories: oil and natural gas prices, industrial metals and gold prices, agricultural prices, U.S. jobs and Home Sales, the Euro, Pound, Ruble. Best-selling author and expert on economics, markets, elections, trade, blockchain, crypto, robots, and automation.

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Patrick Schwerdtfeger

Futurist Leading Authority on Technology Trends

As a leading expert in technology trends and a recognized authority on global business trends, Patrick Schwerdtfeger's work focuses on providing insights into the technological forces driving the transformation of businesses around the world.

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 5 Videos: 3

P.W. Singer

Futurist, Cybersecurity, Technology and National Security Expert

Described in the Wall Street Journal as "the premier futurist in the national-security environment," Dr. Singer is considered one of the world's leading experts on changes in 21st century warfare, and bestselling author of books on technology and cybersecurity. "Info-tainment" style

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 11 Videos: 2

Michael Solomon

Expert on Consumer Behavior

Michael’s mantra: We don’t buy products because of what they do. We buy them because of what they mean. Michael is passionate about the extraordinary world of the ordinary consumer. He brings humor and arresting visuals to his keynotes to show why we truly are what we buy.

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 2 Videos: 7

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Thinque Tank. Futurist. Innovation Strategist. Speaker.

Anders Sorman-Nilsson is a global futurist & founder of strategy think tank Thinque. He's strategic advisor to Fortune 500 execs.

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Jonathan Sposato

Serial Entrepreneur, Investor, and Woman-Entrepreneur Advocate

A successful serial entrepreneur and investor in many startups, Jonathan is Chairman and co-founder of Geekwire.com, one of the tech sector’s top news sites, and Chairman and Founder of PicMonkey, the world’s most fun and popular photo-editor.

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Keynotes: 8 Books: 8 Videos: 7

Scott Steinberg

Business Strategist, Innovation + Trend Expert, Technology Futurist

Award-winning professional speaker, bestselling expert on leadership/innovation. Author of Make Change Work for You: 10 Ways to Future-Proof Yourself, Fearlessly Innovate, and Succeed Despite Uncertainty. Leading futurist/trends expert: 600+ outlets from CNN to TIME. Fortune 500 calls "defining figure” and "top trendsetter to follow."

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Keynotes: 4 Books: 3 Videos: 7

Bill Taylor

Co-founder of Fast Company; Author of Simply Brilliant, New Ways to Compete, Innovate & Lead

Bill Taylor has a passion for the ideas and practices that are reshaping how organizations compete, innovate, and win. As co-founder and founding editor of Fast Company, he shook up the business-magazine world and the world of business.

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 6 Videos: 1

Robert B. Tucker

Renowned Global Futurist and Thought Leader in the Field of Innovation

Robert B. Tucker is a renowned global futurist and innovation keynote speaker with a client list that includes over 200 of Fortune 500 companies. President and Founder of The Innovation Resource, Robert is recognized as a pioneer and thought leader in the field of innovation.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 4 Videos: 3

Jack Uldrich

World Renowned Futurist, Author, Expert on Change

Jack Uldrich speaks over 100 times a year to organizations, especially agriculture, education, energy, finance, retail, health care and manufacturing. He says creativity and action are more powerful and versatile than knowledge. He is energetic and full of thoughtful business and personal advice that will educate, entertain, and inspire audiences.

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Keynotes: 2 Books: 1 Videos: 6

Mike Walsh

Bestselling Author of FUTURETAINMENT & CEO of Innovation Research Lab Tomorrow

Mike designs companies for the 21st century. With an engaging blend of case studies, global perspectives and cutting-edge research, Mike’s original insights help business leaders understand and unleash their future potential.

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Keynotes: 5 Books: 6 Videos: 5

Nicholas Webb

One of the World's Top Speakers on Healthcare, Innovation and Customer Experience

Nicholas will WOW your audience with an incredible journey through the future of innovation. Most importantly, your organization will get actionable insights on how to build a “future ready" enterprise.

  • Awarded 45 US Patents
  • Bestselling Author
  • CEO of Lassen Scientific, Inc.
  • WesternU Adjunct Professor and Director of Innovation

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Keynotes: 12 Books: 2 Videos: 3

Peter Zeihan

Geopolitical Strategist, Thinker, Futurist

Peter Zeihan is a geopolitical strategist who has immersed himself in in the world of international affairs. He launched his own firm, Zeihan on Geopolitics, in 2012 in order to specialize in customized executive briefings for his clients.

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