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Steve Brown, The Bald Futurist, and CEO of Possibility & Purpose
If you are downloading Steve's biography to use in promotional materials for an event at which he is speaking, please feel free to edit it to fit your needs. Former Futurist and Chief Evangelist at Intel Corporation, Steve Brown is an energetic speaker, author, strategist and advisor with over 30 years of experience in high tech.
Speaking at events all over the world, Steve helps his audiences to understand the business and societal impacts of new technologies and how they will shape the future five, ten, and fifteen years from now.
Steve is passionate about helping people to imagine and build a better future; To create new value, to optimize operations, and to delight customers in new ways, all by taking full advantage of the latest that technology has to offer. Whether talking about the future of work in a post-automation world, doing a deep dive on artificial intelligence, or discussing the future of flying cars, Steve always inspires his audiences to think beyond the current status quo and to reimagine their businesses, and their lives, for the better. He then helps his audiences to develop new strategies to navigate through, and thrive amidst, coming change.
Steve speaks and writes in plain language about the continued advances in technology and how they will combine with business, cultural and human trends to create both new opportunities and new challenges. Steve has been featured on BBC, CNN, Bloomberg TV, ABC News, CBS, and in The Wall Street Journal, Wired Magazine, and many other media outlets.
Steve serves a broad spectrum of organizations from small non-profits to Fortune 100s, spanning almost every industrial sector, including manufacturing, transportation, retail, hospitality, government, education, agriculture, healthcare, energy, media and entertainment. He offers a rich menu of services including speaking, consulting, and Futurecasting workshops.
You can learn more about Steve at Baldfuturist.com where you can read his latest blog posts and review samples of his work, including his popular TED talk. You can also follow Steve on Twitter (@baldfuturist) and Facebook (www.fb.com/baldfuturist).
Steve holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Engineering degrees in Micro-Electronic Systems Engineering from Manchester University. He was born in the U.K. and became a U.S. citizen in 2008. He serves on the board of the Brian Grant Foundation, a non-profit devoted to helping people with Parkinson’s Disease to live the best life possible. He lives with his wife in Portland, Oregon.
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As an executive communications coach, Steve delivers a range of communications coaching to leaders, with workshops tailored for individuals or for intact teams. These include “Executive storytelling”, “Leadership presentation skills”, “Memorable messaging”, “Building your personal network”, and “Communicating vision, mission, and purpose.”