Futurist and author Mike Walsh believes visibility, in the supply chain and to the end-customer, and internal networks will be the hallmark on which companies will compete in the 21st century.
A leading authority on new media and the digital future. Mike’s unique approach is to scan the near horizon for what’s happening right now, then translate these movements into usable trends. Constantly traveling the world for the best ideas, consumer innovations and disruptive technologies – Mike distills the most relevant insights into tailored keynotes that allow any audience (including technophobes) to not only understand, but also start to influence the future direction of their industry.
Mike has devoted his career to being digital. He ran the market leading consumer insights house Jupiter Research in the Asia Pacific, and held senior strategy roles at News Corporation in both the Australian and Asian markets. Over the last few years, Mike has advised some of the world’s leading brands and corporations. He has facilitated insight workshops and coached senior executives at companies such as Star TV, the ABC, Fujifilm, DMG Radio, Foxtel and NineMSN.
With a dynamic and high energy presentation style, Mike Walsh currently stimulates audiences around the globe with his analysis of the latest consumer trends. His presentations blend video, high impact visuals and mind blowing cases of innovation from his experiences in the cutting edge markets of Japan, Korea and China. Whether a conference, strategy offsite or an intimate boardroom discussion – Mike’s presentations will turn the overwhelming tidal wave of new media opportunities into practical strategy. Acting as a powerful catalyst for new innovation, strategic planning and brand inspiration.