Mike, bestselling author of FUTURETAINMENT and CEO of innovation research lab Tomorrow, is a leading authority on the digital future and emerging markets. Constantly travelling the world for the best ideas, Mike curates the most relevant insights into high impact keynotes that allow audiences to not only understand, but also inﬂuence the future direction of their industry. Mike helps to prepare business leaders for what's next. Rather than focusing on the distant future, Mike takes an anthropological approach - scanning the near horizon for disruptive technologies and consumer innovations on the verge of hitting critical mass, and then translating these into usable business strategies.
Mike's expertise is explaining new patterns of consumer behaviour and disruptive technologies in emerging markets. His advisory work and keynote presentations provide unique insights into the growing influence of new markets on breakthrough innovation and business transformation.
Mike is an expert on emerging markets. Mike's new book The Divergence, charts the rise of online consumers in the fast growth BRIC markets. His central contention is that tomorrow's Web will be radically different to conventional Western models and will require entirely new engagement strategies.
In his current role at Tomorrow, Mike has advised the CEOs and senior management teams of companies such as BBC Worldwide, Fujiﬁlm, Richemont, MSN, Star TV, Televisa, Globe Telecom, Philips, Merck Pharmaceuticals and HSBC. Prior to this he ran the market leading consumer insights house Jupiter Research in the Asia Paciﬁc, and held senior strategy roles at News Corporation in both the Australian and Asian markets.
Mike is a dynamic and high energy presenter, blending a multimedia feast of video, high impact visuals and mind blowing case studies of innovation from his personal experiences in cutting edge global markets. Whether a conference, strategy offsite or an intimate boardroom discussion - Mike's presentations act as a powerful catalyst for innovation, strategic planning and brand inspiration.
Futuretainment - Winning the War for Tomorrow's Consumer;
Flex - Business Re-imagined;
World Next - Your Roadmap to the Global Future;
The Big Data Revolution
Topic Keywords: Future Trends > Technology > Social Media > Emerging Markets > Change Management > Big Data > Intergenerational Issues > Consumerism > The Cloud > Disruptive Innovation