Founder and Senior Futurist at the DaVinci Institute.
Google’s Top-Rated Futurist Speaker.
How would your life change if you had a better understanding of the future?
Who is Thomas Frey?
Thomas Frey is one of the world’s most influential and respected Futurists.
Founder, Executive Director, and Senior Futurist at the Da Vinci Institute, Thomas Frey has helped many companies not only look past the present and anticipate how technological change will impact them in the future, but also tackle the immediate challenges they face.
Author of “Epiphany Z: 8 Radical Visions for Transforming Your Future”, a long-anticipated book that is captivating the attention of a whole new generation of forward-thinking business leaders.
What can you expect from a conference with Thomas Frey?
Whether being an in-person or remote strategy session, a video consultation, or a conference, Thomas Frey’s ability to develop accurate visions of the future and describe the opportunities ahead provides the audiences with a clear and blended understanding of reality-based thinking coupled with a clear-headed visualization of the world ahead.
Thomas Frey pushes far beyond the limits of conventional wisdom, often talking about extreme futures and building intriguing “what if” scenarios as a tool for discussing far-reaching implications. His presentations not only stretch the imagination but also challenge current thinking.
Through positive and uplifting messages, Thomas Frey sees every problem as an opportunity and keeps all of his talks positive and upbeat, steeped in the wonderment of possibilities.
Thomas Frey’s career and contribution to society:
Over the past decade, Futurist Thomas Frey has built an enormous following around the world based on his ability to develop accurate visions of the future and describe the opportunities ahead.
Having started seventeen businesses himself and assisting in the development of hundreds more, his career stands on the idea that predicting the future has little value without understanding the driving forces behind the trends, subtle nuances that can be leveraged, and implications for both the people directly affected in the industry and others farther down the technological food chain.
Before launching the DaVinci Institute, an education-based futurist think tank created to inspire minds to build a better future, Thomas Frey spent 15 years at IBM as an engineer and designer where he received over 270 awards, more than any other IBM engineer. He is also a past member of the Triple Nine Society (the High I.Q. society).
As part of the celebrity speaking circuit, Thomas continually pushes the envelope of understanding, creating fascinating images of the world to come. His keynote talks on the future have captivated audiences ranging from high-level government officials to executives in Fortune 500 companies including NASA, Disney, IBM, Federal Reserve Bank, TED, AT&T, Hewlett-Packard, Visa, Frito-Lay, Toshiba, Dow Chemical, KPMG, Siemens, Rockwell, Wired Magazine, Caterpillar, PepsiCo, Deloitte & Touche, Hunter Douglas, Amgen, Capital One, National Association of Federal Credit Unions, Korean Broadcast System, Bell Canada, American Chemical Society, Times of India, Leaders in Dubai, and many more.
Awards and recognitions:
Thomas Frey is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) by the National Speakers Association (NSA), as well as Google’s Top-Rated Futurist Speaker and IBM’s Most Award-Winning Engineer.
Every presentation given by Thomas Frey is custom-tailored to the needs of your business, and his popular keynotes include:
- The Metaverse
- Post-Covid Opportunities
- Smart Cities
- Post-Covid Human History
- Future Education
- Future Entertainment
- Future of Healthcare
- Future of Food and Agriculture
- Future of Autonomous Transportation
- Future of AI
- Future Jobs
- Future Industries
- Future of Insurance
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