Speaker / Host
Rohit Talwar delivers a series of powerful keynote speeches for leaders at business, government and association events. Working in 60+ countries on six continents around the world, he is also an impeccable facilitator. He also delivers workshops and is available for Q&A sessions.
About Rohit Talwar
Rohit Talwar regular topics include future industries, the future of nations and cities, sustainability, jobs and opportunities and risks. He also speaks expertly on new business models, disruptive technologies, change drivers and economic futures. Likewise he speaks on innovation, developing economies, professional services, complexity and winning in a downturn.
Rohit Talwar is an award winning global futurist, entrepreneur, Furthermore he is a specialist adviser on business transformation, disruptive strategies and radical innovation. Most importantly he is considered to be one of the top ten global future thinkers by the UK’s Independent newspaper.
A regular commentator on the future and innovation for major international news networks he has been published widely. He is the editor and a lead contributor to ‘The Future of Business’. This book brings together the work of over 60 leading futurists and emerging future thinkers from around the world.
Through his work, Rohit Talwar travels the world researching the innovations, developments and ideas shaping the future. He uses these powerful insights, case studies and provocative imagery to shed light on the intangible and ‘yet to be seen’ developments.
His interests include the evolving world of technology in business and society, the future of emerging economies and industries. They also include the future of education and embedding foresight in organisations. He currently leads research projects on drivers of change for the next decade, the long term impacts of cyber currencies and Artificial Intelligence. He also provides practical strategies for delivering sustainable organisational transformation, human enhancement and the shadow economy.
Speaking and Speeches:
Speaking wise, Rohan helps audiences focus of make sense of a constantly changing reality and a hyper-connected world. Firstly, he provides clients with critical insights. Secondly he advises how to respond to the force and ideas shaping the future. Thirdly he explains how to deliver transformation change and create imaginative new strategies and possibilities. More over he shows us how to identify the key factors shaping the future, assess their impact and deliver real change both in our own lives and in the organisations we lead or work for.
Rohit Talwar has worked worldwide with leading corporations, governments, associations and NGO’s. Similarly he has delivered highly inspirational, thought provoking and humorous keynote addresses to audiences in over 60 countries.
Rohit can tailor a keynote address for your company’s needs. His current key speaking topics closely correlate to the subjects covered in his book on ‘The Future of Business’:
A Very Human Future – Exploring and explaining how individuals, organisations, and nations can take practical steps to survive and thrive in the face of accelerating technology penetration across every aspect of society.
The Futurist Leader – Navigating Uncertainty – Helping current and emerging leaders learn to think like a futurist to help future proof their organisation and their own careers. Explaining how to identify and pursue new opportunities, anticipate emerging risks, and drive future strategy, skills, and capability development.
The Future of Identity, Money, and Financial Services – Examining how to prepare for the radical shifts that could take place over the next 5-20 years as technologies such as AI and blockchain open up radically new possibilities.
Global Megatrends / Drivers of Change – Highlighting the likely direction and impact of the critical economic, political, environmental, socio-demographic, scientific, and technological forces shaping the next three to ten years.
Exponential Technologies – Explaining critical technologies such as AI, blockchain, and quantum computing and highlighting their potential impacts and implications. I focus on showing how organisations can accelerate their learning about, experimentation with, and adoption of these technologies and maximise their return on investment.
"Rohit is an excellent speaker and engages with the audience in an open and approachable way. The conference was an interesting insight into what the future economic climate might be and how to plan in uncertain times."
Gulf Oil Ltd
"I would hereby like to express our appreciation for your contribution to the success of this year’s EuroConference. Your presentation was highly informative and much appreciated by the audience. We noticed a very engaged audience, eager to hear more or challenge you with why Europe is important that is what it should do."
"The delegate feedback we have received on you is also nothing short of outstanding. We greatly appreciated your commitment to the conference theme and the way you responded to the brief – it was spot on. Not only was your presentation informative and provided real learning experience, you also delivered it in a truly entertaining manner keeping delegates on the edge of their seats throughout."
Tax Free World Association
"Rohit’s presentation was clear, informative and entertaining, giving a global perspective to the challenges faced by businesses going into the next decade. The presentation provoked a truly illuminating discussion among the delegates, facilitated by Rohit’s insightful comments, everyone felt able to contribute to the conversation and this added greatly to the effectiveness of the event. I would not hesitate to recommend Rohit’s seminars to anyone who thinks and works on a strategic level, within a business or any other organisation."
The CBS Group
"Just a short note to thank you for your presentation yesterday. It was fascinating and enlightening and clearly engaged the whole audience which was shown by the enthusiasm for the extended question and answer session."
The Right Address Ltd.
"The subject matter was diverse and thought provoking. The audience were both engaged and entertained with many delegates debating a range of points from the presentation. Thanks for a great evening and an opportunity to encourage more lateral thinking. I certainly would have no reservations in recommending your services to our clients. I look forward to reading the book."
"Thank you for the Winning in a Downturn seminar. I found the evening very valuable. Your presentation was extremely insightful and thought provoking. It gave me the impetus to think strategically where my firm’s services should be focused going forward. I agree that energy, infrastructure, healthcare, education, the internet as a core platform and the global shift in population will all play a key to success for companies going into the next round of scenario planning. The strategies and programs that you outlined will go a long way to help companies succeed."