Paul is currently accepting speaking engagements for 2019 and 2020 (J-A) only.
Previous engagements include:
- Conferences: Disruptive Innovation Festival, Thought Leader Global, The Drum, Disruptive Technology World Forum, Voxburner, SMWF, FUTR, ISBA Conference, IoIC, Guardian Media Summit, ATCOM, IDM, WebSummit, Courier LIVE!, Get In The Ring +++
- Organisations: Google, Accenture, Microsoft, ASOS, Samsung, PwC, Arcadia, Mumsnet, ISBA, British Council +++
Themes/topics I cover include:
> Disruption - how emerging technologies and behavioural trends will impact business
> Technology - what's now, next and future
> TBD Framework - Technology, behaviour and data
> Disruptive leadership / businesses of the future
> Consumer behaviour / technology use change
> The Future of the Media industry (Paul created/runs the @themediaisdying network)
> Social Media Strategy and Innovation
> Retail innovation
> Future-proofing your business
Paul Armstrong moved from London to Los Angeles after studying Psychology and Communication at Lincoln University. In the US he worked on digital strategies with Fortune 500 companies, Hollywood studios and a wide variety of technology clients through various roles before working in-house at Myspace. Returning to London (where he is currently based), Paul joined Mindshare where he ran the social innovation team where he created digital strategies and advised clients such as Ford, HSBC, Nestlé, Three and Unilever. Paul now runs the technology advisory HERE/FORTH where he helps clients PwC, Coca-Cola, Coutts, O2, P&G, jkrGlobal and MEC understand trends and how to sensibly apply emerging technologies strategically. Paul's first book "Disruptive Technologies" will be published in 2017 (Kogan Page) but you can also read his opinions and thinking on his Forbes column and through his regular contributions to places including the Guardian, Reuters, Cool Hunting and Courier.
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