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The ability to spot trends in your industry is vital for staying on the cutting edge. From consumer to economic to technological trends, APB's trends speakers know how to accurately identify the innovative trends that are significant for the business world. Our speakers on trends will reveal the movements to watch for to beat the competition and will show you how to recognize and shape them in your industry.


Senior Partner at John Zogby Strategies, Seasoned & Successful Forecaster

Hailed a "maverick predictor," speaker John Zogby is a skilled pollster and trendspotter whose latest research sheds light on how to better understand, recruit, and retain the Millennial generation in today's...

Disruptive & Future Technology Columnist, Yahoo Finance Tech Critic, CBS Tech Contributor & NOVA Host

Tech columnist and best-selling author David Pogue is one of the most entertaining, informative and enormously popular speakers out there today. Pogue provides invaluable insights on how technology impacts our work, businesses, and connections...

Expert in Consumer Trends

The founder of the consulting firm Envirosell and author of the best-selling Why We Buy, speaker Paco Underhill dissects consumer behavior in an entertaining fashion.

Business Futurist & Author

Renowned global futurist Jack Uldrich is founder of The School of Unlearning, an international consultancy dedicated to helping businesses, governments, and nonprofit organizations prepare for and profit from periods of profound transformation....

Global Futurist & Author

Named "the digital guru" by CNN and "Dr. Future" by Yahoo!, speaker James Canton has been insightfully predicting key trends in business for the past 30 years.

Best-Selling Author & Urbanist

Richard Florida is the author of the best-selling books The Rise of the Creative Class: And How It’s Transforming Work, Leisure Community and Everyday Life, The Flight of the Creative Class, and his latest book, Who’s Your City?,...

Bestselling Author of Smartcuts & Chief Creative Officer of Contently

Shane Snow is an award-winning journalist, entrepreneur, and bestselling author. He is co-founder of the content technology company Contently, which helps creative people and companies tell great stories together. Shane is author of Smartcuts...

Entrepreneur & Editor in Chief,

Sarah Lacy knows Silicon Valley and the power of the Web 2.0 technology like few others. As a veteran reporter covering start ups—from technology innovation to cultural underpinnings—Lacy is an expert in translating the mystique and the might of...

Futurist, Trend & Innovation Expert

As one of the world's leading futurists and trend and innovation experts, speaker Jim Carroll lends his expertise to a diverse client list that includes the BBC and Disney.

Tech Venture Capitalist, Founder of The Atom Factory, Entertainment Mogul

A master at leveraging the power of digital media to connect with fans and cultivate brand loyalty, business speaker Troy Carter catapulted Lady Gaga to unparalleled fame and is now the founder and CEO of Atom Factory.

Founder of Cool Hunting, Photographer & Interaction Designer

Speaker Josh Rubin is known for his ability to bridge design and technology. He leads clients in areas of strategy, content and design for digital products and services.

Global Economist & Bestselling Author

Speaker Daniel Altman is a visionary economist whose work has revolved around identifying long-term solutions to problems facing the global economy.

The Leading Expert on Our Intelligent Future

Ayesha Khanna is Partner of Hybrid Realities and Director of the Hybrid Reality Institute, a think tank which explores human-technology co-evolution in the "hybrid age" and its implications for society, business and politics. Khanna’s vast...

Expert on How Technology is Shaping Business & Employee Behavior

Allison Cerra is a leading expert in consumer identity & psychology - specifically, how these are formed and altered by our increasing reliance on technology.

CEO of X Prize Foundation

Dr. Peter Diamandis heads the X Prize Foundation, which leads the world in designing and launching large incentive prizes to drive breakthroughs that benefit humanity.

Founder & CEO of Tomorrow and Business Consultant

Founder and CEO of Tomorrow, a consumer innovation research lab, Mike Walsh advises some of the world's leading brands and corporations on what's coming next in their industry.

Leading IT Scientist

If the Big Data revolution has a presiding genius, it is MIT’s Alex “Sandy” Pentland. Over years of groundbreaking experiments, he has distilled remarkable discoveries significant enough to become the bedrock of a whole new scientific field:...

Renowned Technology Entrepreneur & Academic

Called “Silicon Valley’s most provocative voice” for his ideas on technology trends, globalization, U.S. competitiveness, and the future, Vivek Wadhwa’s work puts him at the heart of where innovations—technological and otherwise—are being...

Senior Editor-at-Large, Fortune Magazine Bestselling Author/Commentator on Business & Economic Issues

Geoff Colvin is an award-winning thinker, author, broadcaster, and speaker on today's most significant trends in business. As Fortune's Senior Editor-at-Large, he has become one of America's sharpest and most respected commentators on...

Authority on Generations in America

Neil Howe, best-selling author and national speaker, is a renowned authority on generations in America. He gives readers and audiences powerful insights into the people of today's generation, what motivates them as consumers and workers, and how...

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