is an experienced international speaker, futurist, strategist, facilitator, and COO of Fast Future.
He prepares and delivers thought provoking client presentations, executive
education workshops, and strategic foresight to clients and event delegates on
the future of life, business, and society with a particular focus on how we
enable a very human future.
helps clients understand the key future factors driving innovation, growth, and
disruptive change, highlighting the new thinking and business models being
enabled by exponential technologies such as artificial intelligence, immersive
technologies like augmented and virtual reality, 3D and 4D printing, the
Internet of Things, and hyper-connectivity. He explores the mind-set shifts and
leadership capabilities required to compete in the emerging future in order to
help clients and delegates make informed choices on the potential impact of
COO of Fast Future Publishing, Steve is working on delivering a series of
multi-contributor books exploring the emerging future. He is a co-editor and a
contributing author for The Future of
Business, Beyond Genuine Stupidity –
Ensuring AI Serves Humanity, The
Future Reinvented – Reimagining Life, Society, and Business,A Very Human Future – Enriching Humanity in
a Digitized World, and Opportunity at the Edge - Change, Challenge, and Transformation on the Patch to 2025.
Steve has contributed to live BBC national and regional
radio and TV broadcasts, live broadcasts with other national radio
broadcasters, and on various podcasts and on-line events to discuss the role of
emerging technologies in the future of life, society, and business.
has previously worked as an independent Strategy Consultant and Foresight
Researcher, and as a Strategy Development Manager in Pfizer Inc.’s UK business
where he worked across C-suite and senior manager level to lead and facilitate
the company’s strategic planning process.