Ian Khan

Futurist and a global authority on Metaverse, Web3, Blockchain, and emerging technologies.




Specific topics

Artificial intelligenceBitcoinBlockchainInnovationinternet of things

Who is Ian Khan?

Ian Khan is a leading technology futurist, and a Future Readiness pioneer, as well as a global authority on Metaverse, Web3, Blockchain, and emerging technologies.

He is the creator of the Future Readiness Score, a management and Future Readiness methodology to help organizations address the impact of Disruption before it occurs.

CNN, Bloomberg, Fast Company, Fox, ABC News, and multiple global media regularly feature Ian Khan as a guest, where he is also a contributor.

What can you expect from a conference with Ian Khan?

Ian Khan is a 3 Times TEDx Speaker, and in his lectures, he shares research-based insights that can help businesses become future-ready.

In his conferences, he brings clarity to understanding the role the Metaverse and other disruptive technologies play, and the impact they can have, including the risks and challenges.

Ian speaks across industries including Banking Manufacturing, Services, Retail, Accounting, Healthcare, Transportation, and others, on topics including the Metaverse, Future of Work, Blockchain, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Artificial Intelligence & Future Readiness.

Ian Khan’s career and contribution to society:

Ian Khan is a highly prolific thought leader and a highly sought-after expert, who has dedicated the last 20 years to evangelizing technologies such as Cloud Computing, the Internet of Things, and emerging tech.

Ian is the creator and inventor of the Future Readiness Score, a management and Future Readiness methodology that has helped organizations become disruptive through a 175 data point-based proven approach.

Throughout his career Ian has worked with Information Technology startups, SAP EBS Partner Companies, and key Microsoft partner ecosystem providers. Through his two decades of working in the industry, he also gained a complete understanding of where organizations face a maximum challenges. His roles included Sales, Business Development, Management, and managing global marketing teams.

Ian Khan is an adjunct Professor at the Wroclaw University of Economics and is the author of “Securing the Metaverse”, “Web3 Security Essentials” and the “Metaverse Foundations” courses for LinkedIn Learning.

His latest book, “Metaverse for Dummies”, by Wiley Publishing, is an easy-to-understand guide to doing business in the Metaverse and is a must for anyone looking for an approachable primer on what the metaverse is, how it works, and the business opportunities within it.

He is also a contributor to Forbes, Business.com, Entrepreneur.com, McGraw, Accounting Web, Thrive, and Medium.

Ian Khan is also a multiple documentary filmmaker. He was the Director of the highly acclaimed documentary “Blockchain City”, “GX Now” and “AI the Next Frontier”, among many others.


The Metaverse Finally Explained

Learn about the impact of the Metaverse on industries such as Retail, eCommerce, Manufacturing, and others. Khan brings clarity to understanding the role the Metaverse plays and the impact it can have, including the risks and challenges.

The Access Economy with Crypto, NFT, and Web3

Learn about the emerging Access Economy by understanding the convergence of Non-Fungible Tokens, Cryptocurrencies, and Web3. Khan unpacks what these technologies offer and how the future of many industries will emerge in the next decade.

What is your Future Readiness Score?

Ian Khan unlocks over 175 data points for your organization’s Future Readiness. Research-based insights that can help businesses become future-ready and improve their chances of becoming undisputable and resistant to negative change, this talk covers the fundamentals and exact steps to make your organization Future Ready.

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