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Scott Smith

An introduction to the industries of tomorrow


Our first key-note speaker at Industry Day is Scott Smith who will introduce us to the industries of tomorrow.

Scott Smith is a critical futurist, founder and managing partner of Changeist, a Netherlands-based foresight and strategic design group. His practice blends grounded research with narrative design to make sense of complex futures. His work has taken him to Singapore, Barcelona, Mumbai, Beijing, Amsterdam, London, Helsinki, Dubai and beyond to understand how innovation and technology collide with economics, politics and culture. He has written for the Atlantic, Quartz, WIRED UK and spoken at dozens of international conferences. He is also currently lead instructor in Future Design at the Dubai Future Academy.