Futurists Speakers

Here are the top futurist speakers for your next conference or event. They specialize in helping organizations be prepared for the future. They follow trends to make predictions in technology & the economy, as well as creating solid business strategies. Instead of just managing your current business, get your group looking forward to opportunities and anticipating the ever-changing business climate. Consider these speakers for either a keynote presentation or a breakout session.
  • Daniel Burrus

    Business Strategist and Global Futurist

    Daniel Burrus is considered one of the World’s Leading Futurists on Global Trends and Innovation. The New York Times has referred to him as one of the top three business gurus in the highest demand as a speaker. He has delivered over 2,800 keynote speeches …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $20,001-$30,000
    Traveling From:
    WI
  • James Canton, PhD

    Futurist, Social Scientist, Author, Business Advisor

    Dr. James Canton is a renowned global futurist, social scientist, author, and visionary business advisor. As a former Apple Computer executive and high tech entrepreneur, he has been insightfully forecasting the key trends and technologies that have shaped our world. The Economist recognizes him as …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $20,001-$30,000
    Traveling From:
    CA
  • Jim Carroll

    Innovation in the Era of Disruptive Acceleration

    Jim is the world’s leading global futurist, trends and innovation expert, with a massive global blue chip client list. Over the last 25 years, more than 2 million people have shared his insight with his events on stage. His clients include NASA, Disney, Mercedes Benz, …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $20,001-$30,000
    Traveling From:
    ON
  • Adam Cheyer

    Co-Founder and VP Engineering at Siri, Inc., Co-Founder and VP Engineering of Viv Labs

    Currently, Adam Cheyer is co-Founder and VP Engineering of Viv Labs, a startup simplifying the world by providing an intelligent interface to everything. Viv Labs was acquired by Samsung in 2016. Previously, Adam Cheyer was co-Founder and VP Engineering at Siri, Inc., a company …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $30,001-$50,000
    Traveling From:
    CA
  • Michael H. Cohen

    Healthcare Lawyer, Entrepreneur & Expert on Health & Wellness Trends

    Michael H. Cohen is a leading attorney, writer, and futurist. A Wall Street lawyer turned faculty member at Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Michael now advises corporate leaders on strategic legal and regulatory issues in the multi-trillion-dollar health and wellness industry. …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $10,001-$20,000
    Traveling From:
    CA
  • Missy Cummings

    Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science Expert

    Professor Mary (Missy) Cummings is the director of the Humans and Autonomy Laboratory at Duke University. She received her B.S. in Mathematics from the US Naval Academy in 1988, her M.S. in Space Systems Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School in 1994, and her Ph.D. …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $10,001-$15,000
    Traveling From:
  • Harry Dent, Jr.

    Futurist and Expert in Helping People Understand Change

    Harry S. Dent Jr. studied economics in college in the ’70s, but found it vague and inconclusive. He became so disillusioned by the state of his chosen profession that he turned his back on it. Instead, he threw himself into the burgeoning new science of …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $20,001-$30,000
    Traveling From:
    PR
  • Peter Diamandis

    Futurist & Founder of the X Prize Foundation

    Dr. Peter H. Diamandis is an international pioneer in the fields of innovation, incentive competitions and commercial space. In 2014 he was named one of "The World’s 50 Greatest Leaders" – by Fortune Magazine. In the field of Innovation, Diamandis is Founder and Executive Chairman …Read More

    Fee Range:
    From $75,001
    Traveling From:
    CA
  • Maddy Dychtwald

    Leading Authority on Generational Marketing

    Maddy Dychtwald is an internationally recognized author, entrepreneur, business advisor, and thought leader on the age wave—and how longevity and the ascent of women are transforming the marketplace, the workplace, the retirement scape, and how we do business. Since co-founding Age Wave more than 30 …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $20,001-$30,000
    Traveling From:
    CA
  • Ken Dychtwald, PhD

    Foremost Visionary in the Aging in America

    Over the past 40+ years, Dr. Ken Dychtwald has emerged as North America’s foremost visionary and original thinker regarding the lifestyle, marketing, health care, and workforce implications of the age wave. Ken is a psychologist, gerontologist, and best-selling author of 16 books on aging-related …Read More

    Fee Range:
    $50,001-$75,000
    Traveling From:
    CA
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