CEO & Chief Futurist | Future Trends
Toronto, ON, CA
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►UNMATCHED 30-Yr FORECASTING TRACK RECORD:
Uncanny ability to "see" future, what it all means.
✔"UNSURPASSED by ANY PRESENTATION on the FUTURE I've ever heard."
(John Cranor, CEO, KFC Intl)
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Industry Expertise (10)
- Financial Services
- Consumer Goods
- Corporate Leadership
- Hotels and Resorts
- Information Technology and Services
- International Affairs
- Social Media
Areas of Expertise (6)
Chairman & Director General, First Global Conference on the Future (professional)
Organized and Chaired this event with 6,000 attendees from 54 countries, and 800+ speakers over 5 days, still the largest event on the future ever held. Coined the event theme of "Thinking Globally, Acting Locally"
Special Advisor, Economic Modernization & Reform - Government of China (professional)
Have been special advisor to China continuously since 1984. Many strategies and ideas have been implemented as China's economic miracle has unfolded since. Am privy to China's future economic plans, and am aware of best investment opportunities there, plus its political outlook.
Best-Selling Author of Several Business Books (professional)
Author of several business books, including: G-Forces: The 35 Global Forces Reinventing Our Future; Future Consumer; Future Consumer.com; Future Living: The Coming Web Lifestyle; Biznets: The Webopoly Future of Business; plus others pending.
York University, Toronto, Canada: BA Admin (Honors), Business Administration
York University, Toronto, Canada: MBA (1st Year) Straight A+ Grade for all courses., Management
Dropped out after Year 1, as the program was useless and boring.
John Cranor, CEO | KFC Intl (Kentucky Fried Chicken)
"UNSURPASSED by ANY PRESENTATION on the FUTURE I've ever heard."
(John Cranor, CEO, KFC Intl)
David Wano, EVP | Retail Banking Convention & Exhibit
"Simply Fabulous! Grand-slam! You will be back!
— David Wano, EVP, Bank Administration Institute (BAI)
Sample Talks (2)
Futuristic Leadership & Game-Changing Innovation 2020
Learn how to build a sustainable culture that develops game-changing innovations that "change the rules of the game" for tomorrow's marketplace.
ECONOMIC OUTLOOK to 2020: What's Next?
Frank long ago identified a 9-year economic cycle. He forecast the last 3 recessions [1991-2, 2000-1, 2008-11] in his 1989 book G-Forces ... along with the next recession, which he still says will occur in 2019-20. Topics covered include:
- Next economic cycle: What will it be like?
- Business opportunities: Where will they be?
- Growth rates: Geographies, industries
- Capital: Availability, interest rates, stock market
- Workshop Leader
- Author Appearance
- Corporate Training