Global Futurist and Business Forecaster Jack Uldrich to Keynote Optus Vision2013 Conference in Sydney, Australia

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Acclaimed global futurist, best-selling author and business forecaster Jack Uldrich has been chosen to deliver the closing keynote address at Optus’ Vision2013 Conference in Sydney, Australia on May 2, 2013. The title of his talk is “Tomorrow’s Technology Today” and he unveil what’s coming next in information and communication technology, mobile and wearable computing, next generation broadband and wireless technologies, the “Internet of Things” and "Big Data."

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If I have one big "aha" for my audience it is this: "AHA" stands for Awareness, Humility and Action.

Following on the heels of his successful keynote presentations at SingTel's CIO Days in Hong Kong and the New Jersey CIO summit, popular keynote speaker, renowned global futurist, technology forecaster and best-selling author, Jack Uldrich has been selected to deliver the closing keynote address at Optus’ Vision2013 Conference at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Center in Sydney, Australia on May 2, 2013.

The title of Uldrich’s presentation will be “Tomorrow’s Technology Today” and much of the material for his keynote is drawn from his latest book, "Foresight 2020: A Futurist Explores the Trends Transforming Tomorrow.” The presentation will cover trends in information and communication technologies, robotics, cloud computing, next generation broadband and wireless technologies, artificial intelligence, the “Internet of Things” and “Big Data,” and it is designed to provide attendees a solid foundation upon which they can take action and create their own successful futures. A synopsis of some of Uldrich’s ideas on information technologies can be found in this article, 10 Future Mobile Trends for CIO’s to Consider Today.

In addition to covering future trends, Uldrich will also provide an overview of how technological change and enhanced mobility is rapidly changing customer expectations and behavior and, in the process, upending long-standing business models. Uldrich, who has been hailed as "America's Chief Unlearning Officer," will conclude his talk by reviewing the consequences of not embracing tomorrow’s changes. Throughout his presentation, he will use vivid analogies and memorable stories, drawn from a wide spectrum of industries, to ensure his message of change "sticks" with his audience.

In the past year, Uldrich has addressed hundreds of business and trade groups from around the world, including delivering customized keynote presentations at ten McGladrey Emerging Technology Summits across the United States this spring, Case IH, Emerson, the Women’s Food Forum, PepsiCo, Southern Company, Cisco, IBM, WiPro, Parsons Brinckerhoff, various YPO and WPO groups, and General Electric.

Parties interested in learning more about Jack Uldrich, his books, his daily blog or his speaking availability are encouraged to visit his website at: Media wishing to know more about the event or interviewing Jack Uldrich can contact him directly at 612-267-1212 or jack(at)schoolofunlearning(dot)com.

Uldrich is a renowned global futurist, technology forecaster, best-selling author, editor of the monthly newsletter, The Exponential Executive, and host of the award-winning website, He is currently represented by a number of professional speakers' bureaus, including Leading Authorities and Executive Speakers Bureau.

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