Keynote session with futurist Ross Dawson, 18 Sept. 19.30 – 22.00, Amsterdam

July 12, 2013 07:15

Latest info about the session

We are happy to see so many people planning to join the keynote session with Ross Dawson. Just some final announcements to have you well prepared.

The venue is opened 19.00, while the session starts at 19.30. If you plan to come by carr, it could be busy around the venue because Jeff Dunham will play in the Ziggo Dome nearby.

The session is free of charge. Everyone involved, Ross, ID&T, the Dutch Future Society, acts out of passion and without a fee. However, the drinks at the bar are to be paid in order to be able to thank our volunteers. Please, mind to bring some coins.
The session ends latest at 22.00

We look forward to meet you all and hear Ross’ story.

Ross Dawson

The Dutch Future Society is proud to present a session with Ross Dawson. Ross will give a keynote presentation on what he believes is the role of the futurist; why he combines the roles of futurist and entrepreneur; some of the central trends he follow on the future of work, crowdsourcing, infinite information, creativity and experimentation; how he uses visual and now frameworks for futures communication; and how he has built his global business as a futurist.

About Ross Dawson

Ross Dawson is globally recognized as a leading futurist, entrepreneur, keynote speaker, strategy advisor, and bestselling author.

He is Founding Chairman of four companies: international consulting and ventures firm Advanced Human Technologies, futures think-tank Future Exploration Network, leading events company The Insight Exchange, and online start-up Repyoot.

Ross Dawson

Ross Dawson

Strong demand for Ross’s expertise has seen him deliver keynote speeches across six continents and consult to leading organizations worldwide such as Ernst & Young, Macquarie Bank, Microsoft, News Corporation, Procter & Gamble and many others.

He is author of the Amazon.com bestseller Developing Knowledge-Based Client Relationships, now out in its second edition, the acclaimed book Living Networks, which foresaw the social networking revolution, and the highly successful Implementing Enterprise 2.0. He also writes the highly influential Trends in the Living Networks blog, has written White Papers for organizations including SAP and Microsoft, and has published over 100 articles in leading publications worldwide.

Ross’s frequent media appearances include CNN, Bloomberg TV, SkyNews, European Business Network, Channel News Asia, ABC TV, Today and Sunrise shows, New York Times, The Guardian and many others. Ross was recently named by Digital Media magazine as one of the 40 biggest players in Australia’s digital age.

Ross has run executive education programs and lectured at numerous academic institutions around the world, including the University of Virginia, Australian Graduate School of Management, Singapore Institute of Management and the Institute of Banking and Finance.

Living Tomorrow,  ID&T HQ Amsterdam

The venue: Living Tomorrow, ID&T HQ Amsterdam

Previously Ross worked in senior positions in London, Tokyo and Sydney with organizations including Merrill Lynch, NCR and most recently Thomson Financial as Global Director – Capital Markets. He holds a B.Sc (Hons) from Bristol University and a Grad.Dip in Applied Finance from Macquarie University, and is certified as a Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP). He has extensive international business experience, and speaks five languages.

The Venue

We thank ID&T for hosting this session. As the venue is their Head Quarters, Living Tomorrow, near Amsterdam Arena.

Sponsor

This event was sponsored by ID&T

Registration
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