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The Pragmatic Futurist, Andrew Grill has a broad career spanning over 30 years in large corporates such as IBM and Telstra, as well as 12 years running technology start-ups. As such, he is well qualified and experienced in delivering keynote presentations on a wide range of topics related to technology trends and the near-term future.

All of Andrew’s talks can be delivered via Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Hangouts, Webex, Skype, BlueJeans or virtually any webcast or collaboration platform from his HD studio in London.

His speaking portfolio includes keynotes on digital disruption, the workplace of the future, emerging technologies such as blockchain and artificial intelligence, digital diversity, selling through the screen, creating a great digital first impression, and collaboration tips for distributed teams.

More detail on the content covered in each keynote topic is presented on the speech topics page, with highlights of these keynotes alongside each topic. You can explore more examples on the video page, and read client testimonials from previous talks.

He speaks to more than 50 clients globally each year such as:

Virtual Keynotes (Adobe, Telstra, WorldPay, Hg Capital, Flinders Uni, Asahi, Eurex, Royds Withy King, Apperio, Isio, Huawei)
Management Meetings (DHL, Nike, Nestle, Euler Hermes, Arriva, Johnson Matthey, Taylor Wessing, Bunzl, De Beers)
Large Conference Keynotes (LinkedIn, TEDx, SXSW, Bloomberg, CPA Australia, Mayo Clinic, ICMIF, WGSN)
Internal Meetings (Barclays, IBM, Vodafone, Mars, Thomson Reuters, Royal London, ANZ, KPMG)
Keynotes for customer events (Wella, TechnoGym, CBRE, Schroders, Mercer, Damco, Linedata, Mobotix, Ingram Micro)
Intimate C-suite briefings (British Airways, Finnair, UK Government, Westpac, Qantas, Aon, American Airlines, Shell)

Shown below is a sample of companies Andrew has spoken to.

Practical Futurist Andrew Grill client list

Importantly, each keynote is perfectly tailored to meet every client’s specific needs. Click on one of the blue linked company names above for more details on each speaking engagement including video replays.

Unlike traditional Futurists who can paint a picture of the future in 10, 20 or even 50 years time, as The Pragmatic Futurist, Andrew delivers pragmatic, practical and actionable insights in every session.

Past client testimonials prove that the advice he delivers is relevant and completely relatable to each and every audience. As he has run companies, and lead large teams over a 30+ year career, you and your delegates are guaranteed to leave with a list of things they can do that day or the next week.

100% digital, Andrew believes that “to get digital you need to be digital” and his engaging keynotes provide actionable insights on how to achieve corporate goals on a global and long-lasting scale.

He is also a seasoned TEDx speaker, having presented at 5 separate TEDx events, and has performed in over 40 countries in his 20-year speaking career.

Andrew also hosts the “The Pragmatic Futurist Podcast” from London. Listen to episodes on the podcast page.