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Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Global Futurist and Innovation Strategist

Anders Sorman-Nilsson is a global futurist and innovation strategist who helps leaders decode trends, decipher what’s next and turn provocative questions into proactive strategies. Anders’ view is that the future and the now are converging in a city or start-up near you, giving the curious, the creative and the courageous a competitive and sustainable edge. At the same time, that same future contains fearsome forecasts for futurephobes.

Anders Sorman-Nilsson is Swedish-Australian, a reformed lawyer, and the founder and creative director of the research and strategy company – Thinque. As a futurist and innovation strategist, he works with teams and executives guiding them through the minefield of disruptive business challenges. He helps organisations decode these trends and create relevant strategies for their future.  His unique global perspectives have been helping leaders at organisations like Cisco, Apple, IBM, Pernod Ricard, Lilly, Randstad, Xerox, ABN Amro Bank and University of Technology Sydney Business School make sense of and harness disruptive trends in innovations, generations and communications.

Anders has shared the stage with Hillary Clinton, Nobel Laureates, and European and Australian heads of state. He is an active member of TEDGlobal, has keynoted at TEDx in the United States and Australia, was nominated to the World Economic Forum’s Young Global Leaders in 2015, and was the keynote speaker at the G20’s Y20 Summit in Australia.

Featured regularly in international media including Monocle, Business Insider, Sky News Business, CIO Magazine and BOSS, Anders has authored three books; Digilogue: how to win the digital minds and analogue hearts of tomorrow’s customer and Thinque Funky: upgrade your thinking and Seamless: A Hero’s Journey of Digital Disruption, Adaptation and Human Transformation.

Anders Sorman-Nilsson’s presentations are meticulously researched, highly energetic and always fascinating with content tailored to the audience. His keynotes tackle the unique issues and challenges that your industry and business are currently facing. Anders’ keynotes will help you inspire, motivate and connect with your employees, clients, customers and/ or business partners.

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Topics

Seamless - Weaving Digital & Analogue Worlds

The world is filled with friction. Everywhere we go we experience the frictive effects of badly designed “seams”. Smart brands understand that the future of customer service, great customer experience and the creation of raving fans, lies in their ability to design seamless transitions between physical and digital channels, and to deliberately and empathetically remove friction from our lives. In a future of the Internet of Things, Virtual Reality, and Artificial Intelligence, the ability of leaders and brands to go ‘seamless’ will distinguish the winners from the losers.

Waves of Change: Three Global Trends Disrupting your Existence

Having your finger on the pulse of the marketplace has never been more important. We are operating in a turbo-charged environment that waits for no one. Waves of Change is a fascinating 'Did you know?' session covering the three major forces of change that are threatnening every business. A perfect session to shake off organisational ‘change apathy’ and prepare your team for what’s next.scape.

Digilogue - The Convergence of Digital and Analogue

As some organisations careen recklessly into the digital future, others are being left behind. Smart companies are however realising there is an important middle ground – the Digilogue. A place where digital and analogue converge. Where progressive ‘digital’ strategies satisfy a customer's mind while the old fashioned ‘analogue’ practices sooth their hearts.

I was looking for an engaging and thought-provoking speaker for our annual conference. I needed my opening keynote to not only energize the crowd but to also help set the tone of the conference for the full week. Anders delivered all the above and so much more, helping us kick off one of our best conferences to date. He adapted his speech to the unique demographics of our audience, heeding all my recommendations and requests. His informative, energetic and quirky/entertaining style was a huge hit with our attendees.

Cisco

Anders' style is as entertaining and engaging as it is upbeat and informative. From the audience feedback, I know the attendees appreciated your unique take on forces at play in our global business environment and the personal transformations we must all undergo to remain compatible, effective and relevant.

President & CEO - Fortune 500 Company

Anders' professionalism and attention to our needs displayed before and after his presentation was particularly refreshing. He made a great effort to understand our unique audience and address their specific challenges.

CEB

Anders impressed us with his great knowledge, his ability to put this into relevance and context of the Digital Era and the challenges we are going through.

SAP Australia & New Zealand

Publications

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Seamless: A Hero's Journey of Digital Disruption, Adaptation and Human Transformation

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Digilogue: How to Win the Digital Minds and Analogue Hearts of Tomorrow's Customer

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Thinque Funky

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Fees & Details

Fees From*

  • UK:

    £7k to £15k

  • Europe:

    £7k to £15k

  • US:

    £7k to £15k

  • Africa/Asia/ME:

    £7k to £15k

Travels From

  • Sweden

Languages

English, Swedish

* This Speaker's fee falls within the ranges shown above. Ranges are presented as a guideline only. Speaker fees are subject to change without notice. For an exact quote, please contact us.

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