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Koulopoulos

Thomas Koulopoulos

Author, Futurist & Leader
Country: USA

The renowned author and keynote speaker Thomas Koulopoulos is passionate about the leading edge business trends and technology. He has written 11 books books and several articles on the topic. Tom is a highly popular speaker and his presentations are full of energy, deep knowledge as he delivers both storytelling and a compelling vision of the future.

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Keynote speaker Thomas Koulopoulos is chairman of the Boston-based global futures think tank Delphi Group, which was named one of the fastest growing private companies in the US by Inc. Magazine. Tom is also the author of eleven books, a frequent business commentator on MSNBC, a columnist for Inc.com, an adjunct professor at Boston University Graduate School of Management, an Executive in Residence at Bentley University, the past Executive Director of the Babson College Center for Business Innovation, and past Executive Director of the Dell Innovation Lab.

Geoff James of CBS Interactive Media called Thomas Koulopoulos “one of the truly deep thinkers in the arena of technology and culture.” Forbes.com called Tom a Business Visionary with “an incisive view of world trade…”

Mr. Koulopoulos’ eleven books include his most recent, Revealing the Invisible, The Gen Z Effect, and Cloud Surfing. Revealing the Invisible already has

Author Tom Peters called his writing “a brilliant vision of where we must take our enterprises to survive and thrive.” And, according to the late Peter Drucker, Tom’s writing “makes you question not only the way you run your business but the way you run yourself.”

“When I prep for a Keynote to an audience, large or small, I always remind myself that they are collectively investing hundreds or thousand of person-hours just to listen to me. I always want to respect, honor and reflect that commitment in the quality and value I deliver!” – Tom Koulopoulos

    Keynote by Speaker Thomas Koulopoulos

    Revealing The Invisible: How Artificial Intelligence is About to Change Everything

    • The world is at the precipice of one of the most dramatic shifts in history: the transition from an industrial society to one that is based on a deep understanding of an entirely new form of knowledge capital, behavior—our behaviors as well as those of the intelligent machines that we are building.
    • In this interesting keynote, speaker Thomas Koulopoulos accounts for the power of new technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and machine learning, which will use the invisible patterns in all of our behaviors to develop an intimate understanding of what drives us, where we see value, and how we want to experience the world.
    • Fascinating, engaging, and incredibly timely, Revealing the Invisible provides a front row seat to the future of business and our lives in the 21st century.

    Keynote by Speaker Thomas Koulopoulos

    Digital Disruption/Transformation and Business Ecosystems

    • The single most significant shift in business is underway – Digital Business Ecosystems. Simply put, Digital Business Ecosystems are at the heart of successful high growth companies such as Uber, Airbnb, Tesla, Google, Amazon, Netflix, Alibaba, Samsung, Nest, and GE.
    • Digital Ecosystems create entirely new business models that drive out all of the friction in an industry and use data and technology to create an entirely new user experience that provides an integrated and nearly effortless customer experience.
    • In this leading edge keynote, speaker Thomas Koulopoulos looks at how Digital Disruption, Transformation and Business Ecosystems will be critical to the success of every business in every industry over the decades to come.

    Keynote by Speaker Thomas Koulopoulos

    Gen Z

    • One of the most profound changes in business and society is the emergence of the postmillennial generation, Gen Z.
    • While every new generation has faced its share of disruption in technology, economics, politics and society, no other generation in the history of mankind has had the ability to make sure that every human being (and every “thing” ) on the planet is connected to each other, fully educated, and economically engaged. What might this mean for the way in which we build our business, markets, and institutions for education in the future?
    • In this revolutionary keynote drawing from Tom’ popular book, The Gen Z Effect, he delves into a vision of the future that will reinvent almost every aspect of how we work, live and play. Speaker Thomas Koulopoulos provides a mind-bending view of why we will need to embrace Gen Z as the last best hope for taking on the world’s biggest challenges and opportunities, and how you can prepare yourself and your business for the greatest era of prosperity and advance the world has ever experienced.

    Keynote by Speaker Thomas Koulopoulos

    The Innovation Zone

    • In this lightning-paced, tour-de-force session speaker Thomas Koulopoulos looks at how companies are radically changing their approach to innovation by learning how to fail fast, embrace uncertainty, focus on their core competencies and challenge conventional wisdom.
    • Tom uses examples from some of the pioneering innovators from Sony to Apple and 3M to NASA to illustrate some of the best success stories of innovation at work. His views will provide a prescription for change in how you approach innovation, in a way that is straightforward, comprehensive and incredibly practical.
    • Come prepared for an enlightening and life-changing discussion about the importance of innovation and get ready to take a hard look at how culture, generations, and leadership impact the way we innovate.

    Keynote by Speaker Thomas Koulopoulos

    Living in the Cloud

    • The Cloud is the hottest topic since the advent of the Internet. And nobody can speak to it with more insight, energy, and humor than Tom. Drawing on his book,Cloud Surfing, Tom paints a powerful picture of how The Cloud will change the way we live, work and play.
    • The key is that technology is only a small part of The Cloud. Just as important is the way The Cloud changes the way we collaborate, work, how we are influenced and how we influence, and how we experience the world.
    • Join speaker Thomas Koulopoulos as he takes you Cloud Surfing to better understand how we can respond to this massive change in order to transform ourselves and our businesses!

    Keynote by Speaker Thomas Koulopoulos

    Hyperconnectivity and The Internet of Everything (IoE)

    • The Internet of Everything (IoE) is one of the tech topics to come along in years, and Tom happens to be an expert in it. Speaker Thomas Koulopoulos has worked with many of the cutting edge organizations that are developing the IoT and his research has uncovered trends and startling insights about the new business models that will emerge as a result of the IoT.
    • Imagine that by 2100 the world will have 100 times as many computing devices than grains of sand on all the world’s beaches! What sort of society, economy, and businesses will that enable?
    • Join Tom as he connects you to a future of nearly endless possibilities in this fascinating keynote.
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