Futurist Speakers

Our futurist speakers are experts in business and technology who will help you understand where the world is going and what the latest trends are. More importantly, they’ll help you understand why those changes are happening. If you’ve ever felt that it’s difficult keeping pace with accelerating technological development, or that the present is slipping out of your hands, it might be time to talk to someone in the know. Sometimes, the best way to approach the future is to welcome it, and to listen to the experts and gurus who know how to prepare for what is to come.

One of the most requested topics that our futurist speakers can address at your next event are the tremendous ethical and economic challenges posed by artificial intelligence and its impact on the future of work. They can also describe the data-driven evolution of 21st-century businesses, the changing nature of leadership, how to understand millennial consumers, and the exponential growth of disruptive technologies that will affect all of our lives. And that’s just an introductory sampling; their expertise covers the full range of topics in futurism and technological development. Our futurist speakers are specialized and prepared to discuss upcoming developments in their fields. They offer a trip to the future without leaving the present, a visit to a tomorrow still full of questions. They will turn your event into a mind-blowing journey into the future of technology, business, and even humanity.

Some of our futurists are preeminent technology experts and multiple award-winning inventors, and others are currently leading the world’s top tech companies in the world. If you want a talk that looks at the future of your organization or sector, and that offers the most expansive and critical view possible, look no further. Choose the speaker you’ve always dreamt of and our team will do the rest.

Jason Silva

Futurist, Host of National Geographic's "Brain Games"

Peter Diamandis

Founder & Executive Chairman, XPRIZE Foundation. Executive Founder and Director, Singularity University

Ray Kurzweil

Preeminent Technology Futurist and Multiple Award-Winning Inventor; Co-Founder and Chancellor of Singularity University; Director of Engineering, Google

Jeremy Gutsche

Innovation Keynote Speaker; CEO, Trend Hunter. Renowned Futurist & Award-Winning Author

Mike Walsh

Futurist, Innovation and Technology Speaker. Authority on Digital Transformation and Digital Leadership

Jacob Morgan

3x Best-Selling Author, Keynote Speaker and Futurist. Expert on The Future of Work

Greg Verdino

Business Futurist Speaker & Leading Authority on Digital Transformation

Gerd Leonhard

Futurist & Keynote Speaker, Author, Future Strategist and CEO, the Futures Agency

Yuval Noah Harari

Historian of Humankind; Author of the international bestsellers Sapiens & 21 Lessons for the 21st Century

Salim Ismail

Chair of ExO Works. Best-Selling Author of Exponential Organizations. Former Executive Director of Singularity University, and Former Vice President of Yahoo!

Erik Qualman

Technology and Social Media Expert; Professor & Best-Selling Digital Leadership Author

Parag Khanna

The World’s Leading Geo-Strategist. Best-selling Author, The Future is Asian & Connectography

Mo Gawdat

Former Chief Business Officer, Google [X]. Serial Entrepreneur & Best-selling Author of “Solve for Happy.”

Michio Kaku

World-Renowned Theoretical Physicist

Ayesha Khanna

Futurist; Artificial Intelligence Expert; Philanthropist; Co-Founder and CEO, ADDO AI; Chairman, 21st Century Girls

Nick Bostrom

AI Expert. Professor, University of Oxford. Director, Future of Humanity Institute & Director, Strategic Artificial Intelligence Research Center

Ben Hammersley

Global Digital Leader, Futurist, Host of Cybercrimes with Ben Hammersley

Paul Moya

Futurist and CEO of Millennial Labs

Magnus Lindkvist

Trendspotter and Futurist

Steven Kotler

New York Times Bestselling Author. International Pioneer in Peak Performance & Innovation