Brett King: Banks still don't get mobile, but neither do researchers…

Brett King , author of best-selling Bank 2.0 shares his insights on what the banks, and the researchers should focus on… Brett King I read with interest a post pointed out to me by @JenRBoyd posted on Mobile Commerce Daily highlighting a recent Celent report comparing US and EU investment in multi-channel .

…Patently, the use of mobile, social media, contactless payment technology built into the handset, geo-location capability, targeted 1-to-1 marketing offer management (beyond groupon), and other such capabilities should be an absolute priority for bankers today – but we aren’t even talking about that stuff properly yet… Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Brett for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Robin Sieger – The Natural Born Winner

Robin Sieger , international speaker and best-selling author shares the insights of the Natural Born Winner…

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Mike Walsh's book Futuretainment On Communication Arts Mag

Our best futurist speaker, Mike Walsh ‘s book Futuretainment is on Communication Arts Magazine web picks for the week list for cool site design. mike walsh This multi-functional site reflects the forward-thinking content of digital expert Mike Walsh’s book and brings it to life with animated graphics, video of the pages being flipped and live Twitter and Flickr feeds. … Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage MIke for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

John Wood of Room to Read Joins Speakers Connect

We at Speakers Connect is thrilled to have John Wood ,author of best-seller “Leaving Microsoft to Change the World” and founder of ” Room to Read ” joining our speakers bureau John Wood John Wood At age 35, John Wood left an executive career track at Microsoft Corporation to form Room to Read, a nonprofit organization that “combines the heart of Mother Theresa with the scalability of Starbucks” to help children across the developing world break the cycle of poverty through the power of education. … The organization currently operates in nine countries in Asia and Africa, including Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Laos, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, South Africa and Zambia. Leaving Microsoft to Change the WorldIn his award-winning memoir, Leaving Microsoft to Change the World , Wood tells the story of how he raised over $80 million of financial commitments from a “standing start” to develop one of the fastest-growing non-profits in history.

Brett King keynote opening speaker at EPCA Conference 2011

He is a Strategist, Advisor and Futurist for the Financial Services Sector and the author of Bank 2.0, a bestseller dealing with the impact of technology on customer behavior and financial services. … News from EPCA Conference Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage Brett for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch International Speakers from us .

Mr Perkowski, Mr China's prediction of China in 2011

Jack predicts that: China’s economy will grow at a sustainable 9 percent in 2011 Inflation will not be a problem in China and the Consumer Price Index (“CPI”) will stay below 3.5 percent. … The Shanghai Composite Index will increase by 25 percent to 3500 by the end of 2011 2011 will be a banner year for cross-border mergers and acquisitions between China and the United States and China and Europe Below is Mr Perkowski’s article on creating a Chinese company: Creating a Chinese Company

Mike Walsh Quoted in This month's Forbes

Here comes the Forbes article : It Takes A Village Forbes Asia Magazine dated January 17, 2011 Three friends in Indonesia start a social network called Koprol, and now Yahoo is taking it abroad. 201101071653.jpg Three friends, not long out of college and bored with their day jobs, start an Internet company. … Instead, since Indonesians are most likely to be accessing the site on a mobile phone, when you log on you “check in” to a location such as a bar, health club or mall to see who’s there–including members you don’t already know–and read about what they’re doing.

Mike Walsh: Keynote and Workshop Topics 2011

Here comes the keynote and workshop topics for 2011 of Mike Walsh, our best Futurist speaker .

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Mike Walsh: Clone Wars And Emerging Markets

Our best Futurist Speaker, Mike Walsh , shared his new finding on Clone Wars and the Emerging Markets… From Wall Street to Main Street, exposure to emerging markets have become part of the critical growth story that Western companies need to justify their future earnings.

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Brett King: What the Finance sector has to look forward to in 2011…

While the sector as a whole tries to deal with the devastation of the global financial crisis, and uses this as an excuse to hunker down and resist strong investment in technology and so forth, this opens the gate for innovators who are prepared to invest to take customer mind share, and capitalize on both the wholesale dissatisfaction of the industry in general and capturing the imagination of customers through the use of technology and better interface processes.

…Banks are enamored with their existing, stagnant model of banking – they find it difficult to imagine a world where mobile applications and internet banking are more popular access methods than branches, where checks no longer cut it because I can SMS or bump money to an associate, and where I am not penalized because I don’t want to follow some archaic risk model.

Rupert Hoogewerf: Investment Trends of China's New Rich

Rupert Hoogewerf, Founder and Compiler of “Hurun China Rich List ” interviewed the New Rich of China on their latest investment trends.

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Jack Perkowski: Chinese Economic Opportunity

Mr China, Jack Perkowski , Author of Best Seller – Managing the Dragon: How I’m Building a Billion Dollar Business in China shares his insights the Chinese Economic Opportunities…

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Dr Joseph Michelli: Crystal Ball 2011 – Experience Trends

Improvements in real-time information are now allowing other sectors to experiment with innovative dynamic pricing models,” Health Focus – “Growing numbers of consumers will expect health products and services in 2011 to prevent misery if not improve their quality of life, rather than merely treating illnesses and ailments. Products such as mobile health monitoring devices, as well as online health apps and health-dedicated social networks, will serve the multichannel wellness needs of consumers. 73% of US consumers consider being physically fit important to being ‘well’, with 74% including ‘feeling good about themselves’ An estimated 500 million people worldwide are expected to be using mobile healthcare applications by 2015 There were nearly 17,000 health apps available in major app stores in November 2010, with 57% of them being aimed at consumers rather than health care professionals About 15% of those aged 18 to 29 have health or medical related apps, compared to 8% of users aged 30 to 49 Look for more installments of these trends on this blog as we ring in 2011… How are you positioned to deliver customer experiences consistent with these consumer trends?

Brett King: The 14 Best Innovations in Banking and Payments for 2010 (SLIDESHOW)

Brett King , author of best-selling Bank 2.0 shares his insights on The 14 Best Innovations in Banking and Payments for 2010: 2010 was a bumper year for innovations in the banking and payments space.

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Emma Reynolds: Asia Talent Trends – The Next Decade

Our HR expert, Emma Reynolds , shared her insights on the big trends of the Asia Talent Market of 2011 earlier this month. The full-house event was attended by HR professionals and senior managements from prestigious organisations including KPMG, RBS, ipec financial and many more.

Brett King: Bank 2.0

Watch the video below by Brett King on his insights on the Bank 2.0 era:

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