Mike Walsh Keynote Speaker

  • Thought leader on the digital future
  • Founding Director, Tomorrow - a global innovation lab (2006)
  • Best selling author, "Futuretainment" (2009)

Mike Walsh's Biography

As Founder and CEO of Tomorrow, a consumer innovation research lab, Mike Walsh advises some of the world’s leading brands and corporations on what’s coming next in their industry. With a background in research and strategic consulting, Mike first leads his clients through a pre-event research process, designed to pinpoint the most relevant issues impacting their business and the strategies with the best chance of delivering meaningful change.

Mike previously founded Jupiter Research in Australia, and has also held senior strategy roles at News Corporation in the Asia Pacific Region. He is currently a board member and strategic investor in the North Alliance, Scandinavia’s leading digital marketing group.

Mike’s best-selling book, “Futuretainment” (2009), explores the seismic effect digital technology and the internet have had upon commerce and the media and looks forward to new opportunities. His latest book, “The Dictionary of Dangerous Ideas” (2015), explores 88 ideas in science, tech, and business that are shaping the 21st century, and how they point to dangerous ideas to come.

Mike maintains the popular blog “Disruptive Future” with thousands of subscriptions from media and entertainment professionals. Combining his insights into emerging markets, breakthrough technologies and business transformation, he is a prolific writer on the growing influence of BRIC consumers and their increasing impact upon the internet.

His views have appeared in a wide range of international publications including Business Week, Forbes and Wallpaper Magazine.

Read More

Videos of Mike Walsh

The 21st Century Business (2014)
The 21st Century Business (2014)
Chartwell Bites - Mike Walsh (2020)
Chartwell Bites - Mike Walsh (2020)

Check Mike Walsh's speaking availability and fees

Interested in booking Mike Walsh to speak at an event? Please provide your details and we’ll get in touch within 24 hours.

    View our related Speakers

    Carl Benedikt Frey Speaker
    Carl Benedikt Frey Speaker
    Exclusive
    Carl Benedikt Frey
    Economics of Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work
    Jimmy Chamberlin Speaker
    Exclusive
    Jimmy Chamberlin
    Legendary musician and tech entrepreneur
    Nick Southgate Speaker
    Exclusive
    Nick Southgate
    Leading Behavioural Economist
    Toomas Ilves Speaker
    Exclusive
    Toomas Ilves
    Former President of Estonia
    Anna Piperal Speaker
    Exclusive
    Anna Piperal
    Expert on Marketing and E-Governance
    Flavilla Fongang Speaker
    Flavilla Fongang Speaker
    Exclusive
    Flavilla Fongang
    Founder of Branding and Experiential Marketing Agency, 3 Colours Rule and Brand Advisor to the BBC
    Daniela Rus Speaker
    Daniela Rus Speaker
    Exclusive
    Daniela Rus
    Director of the MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL)
    Jim Mellon Speaker
    Exclusive
    Jim Mellon
    Visionary Entrepreneur, Investor and Author
    Jonnie Penn Speaker
    Jonnie Penn Speaker
    Exclusive
    Jonnie Penn
    Technologist, Best Selling Author, Historian
    Natalie Campbell Speaker
    Exclusive
    Natalie Campbell
    Co-Founder, A Very Good Company