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A top expert in the technologies transforming and influencing society
Categories: Futurists & Future Trends, Innovation, Leadership
Full Presenter Profile & Bio
Scott Amyx has keynoted at hundreds of conferences, summits, and events all over the world. He is one of the most sought after experts in smart, sustainable cities and exponential technologies transforming our society. He is ranked as a top 10 global speaker by multiple speaking bureaus.
Scott is an internationally recognized thought leader, venture capitalist, speaker, and author on smart cities, exponential technologies, and the Fourth Industrial Revolution. He has appeared or spoken on TV, New York Times, TIME, Forbes, TechCrunch, TEDx, CIO, Washington Post, WIRED, Forrester, G20, European Commission, United Nations, ITU, Pew Research Center, Environmental Defense Fund, and other major media and events.
He was voted the Most Influential Leader in Smart Cities and awarded the 50 Most Impactful Smart Cities Leaders by Inc. Magazine, Internet of Things Institute, HP Enterprise, World CSR Congress, and numerous institutions. Mr. Amyx is enabling the realization of a global network of smart, sustainable cities through his partnerships with the United Nations, United Smart Cities, United for Smart Sustainable Cities, Smart Cities Council, and ASEAN Smart Cities Network, family offices, and institutional investors.
He received the Cloud & DevOps World Award for Most Innovative. He is an IBM IoT Futurist, Tribeca Disruptor Foundation Fellow, Singularity University/ Smart City Accelerator Mentor, and National Sloan Fellow/ Woodrow Wilson Fellow. In addition, Scott has been nominated to the World Economic Forum as a committee member for the Future of the Internet. The Republic of Korea nominated him to represent cutting-edge research and case studies on smart cities and the Internet of Things at the ITU Telecom World, United Nations. Sovereignties, governments, multinationals, and international consulting and investment firms look to Scott for his unparallelled and unrivaled insights as well as his pulse on the changing emerging technology landscape.
He is the author of 'Strive: How Doing the Things Most Uncomfortable Leads to Success', which has been endorsed by Tony Robbins, Forbes, Singularity University, Tribeca Film Festival, and other global influencers.
Scott's speaking topics include:
- Creating smart, sustainable cities and smart buildings
- Renewable energy
- New technology including artifical intelligence, drones and virtual reality
- Data analytics, predictive analytics and cognitive intelligence
- Internet of Things
- The Breed of Venture Capital
- His books: 'Strive: How Doing the Things Most Uncomfortable Leads to Success' and 'The Human Currency: How Humans Can Survive in the Robotic Age'