Alec Ross

  • Baltimore, MD
  • Fees* $20,001 - $35,000

Tagline: Technology Expert

Talent Highlights

  • New York Times Best-Selling Author: Alec Ross has achieved international acclaim for his best-selling literary works, including “The Industries of the Future” and “The Raging 2020s: Companies, Countries, People and the Fight for Our Future.” His profound insights into the complexities of our rapidly evolving world have resonated with readers across five continents, with translations available in 24 languages.
  • Distinguished Adjunct Professor: As a Distinguished Adjunct Professor at the University of Bologna’s business school, Ross shares his wealth of knowledge and experience with the next generation of leaders. His dynamic teaching style and visionary perspectives inspire students to embrace innovation and tackle global challenges head-on.
  • Trailblazer in Innovation and Global Affairs: With a distinguished career spanning both the public and private sectors, Ross has emerged as a trailblazer in the realms of innovation and global affairs. As a former Senior Advisor for Innovation to the Secretary of State under Hillary Clinton, he played a pivotal role in shaping U.S. foreign policy in the digital age, championing initiatives to harness technology for diplomacy and development.
  • Insightful Keynote Speaker: Ross’s captivating presentations offer audiences a roadmap to navigate the complexities of the 21st century with confidence and clarity. Whether addressing corporate leaders, policymakers, or students, his transformative messages resonate deeply, inspiring action and driving positive change on a global scale.

Keynote Topics

  • Innovation, Automation, and Education in Tomorrow’s Economy
  • Foreseeing the next wave of marketplace opportunities, risks and disruptions
  • 10 innovations that will change all of our lives in the next 10 years
  • Futureproofing Our Children: Parenting and Leading in a Changing World
  • Understanding the Changing Geopolitics of our Networked World
  • Managing large-scale innovation
  • The road forward for the USA and Asia
  • The road forward for the USA and Europe
  • Cyber Crime & Cyber War – your industry on the battlefield
  • Decrypting Cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain
  • Today’s University Students, Imagining and Inventing the Future

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Alec Ross stands as a dynamic force in the world of technology, innovation, and global affairs, renowned as a New York Times best-selling author and an esteemed Distinguished Adjunct Professor at the University of Bologna’s business school. With a fervent dedication to deciphering the complexities of our rapidly evolving world, Ross illuminates the intersections of […]

Alec Ross stands as a dynamic force in the world of technology, innovation, and global affairs, renowned as a New York Times best-selling author and an esteemed Distinguished Adjunct Professor at the University of Bologna’s business school. With a fervent dedication to deciphering the complexities of our rapidly evolving world, Ross illuminates the intersections of technology, geopolitics, and society, offering profound insights into the challenges and opportunities shaping our collective future.

Through his captivating prose and thought-provoking presentations, Ross navigates audiences through the tumultuous landscapes of the 21st century, empowering individuals and organizations alike to adapt and thrive in an era defined by disruption and transformation.

Alec Ross | Technology Expert

Expertise and Background:

Drawing from a rich tapestry of experiences spanning both the public and private sectors, Alec Ross brings unparalleled expertise to the forefront of his speaking engagements. As a former Senior Advisor for Innovation to the Secretary of State under Hillary Clinton, Ross played a pivotal role in shaping U.S. foreign policy in the digital age, championing initiatives to harness technology for diplomacy and development. His tenure in the State Department afforded him unique insights into the intersection of technology and global affairs, insights that continue to inform his teachings and writings today.

Ross’s influence extends far beyond the confines of academia and government, as evidenced by his acclaimed literary works, including “The Industries of the Future” and “The Raging 2020s: Companies, Countries, People and the Fight for Our Future.” These seminal texts have garnered international acclaim, transcending borders and languages to become best-sellers on five continents. With a keen eye for emerging trends and disruptive technologies, Ross forecasts the trajectories of industries and economies, offering audiences a roadmap to navigate the uncertainties of tomorrow with confidence and clarity.

At the heart of Alec Ross’s speaking influence lies a profound commitment to empowering individuals and organizations with the knowledge and foresight needed to thrive in an increasingly interconnected world. Through his engaging and enlightening presentations, Ross captivates audiences with real-world anecdotes and visionary insights, igniting a passion for innovation and change. Whether addressing corporate leaders, policymakers, or students, Ross’s transformative messages resonate deeply, inspiring action and driving positive change on a global scale.

Why Book Alec Ross:

Event planners seeking to inspire and inform their audiences on the forefronts of technology, innovation, and global affairs need look no further than Alec Ross. With his unparalleled expertise, captivating storytelling, and visionary perspectives, Ross delivers keynote presentations that leave a lasting impact long after the event concludes. By booking Ross, event planners can ensure their audience is equipped with the knowledge and foresight needed to navigate the complexities of our rapidly evolving world with confidence and clarity.

Ross’s ability to distill complex topics into accessible and engaging narratives makes him an ideal choice for events seeking to educate and inspire diverse audiences. Whether addressing the challenges of cybersecurity, the opportunities of artificial intelligence, or the geopolitics of the digital age, Ross’s presentations offer invaluable insights that transcend industries and borders. By inviting Ross to speak, event planners can elevate their programming to new heights, fostering meaningful dialogue and sparking innovation among attendees.

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Summary and Conclusion:

In summary, Alec Ross emerges as a preeminent authority on the converging forces of technology, innovation, and global affairs, captivating audiences worldwide with his visionary insights and thought-provoking analyses. Through his acclaimed literary works, influential teachings, and captivating speaking engagements, Ross empowers individuals and organizations to navigate the complexities of our rapidly evolving world with confidence and clarity.

Event planners seeking to inspire and inform their audiences on the forefronts of innovation need look no further than Alec Ross, whose transformative messages resonate deeply and drive positive change on a global scale. With Alec Ross and Speakers Inc as partners in event planning, the possibilities for impactful programming are limitless, ensuring audiences are equipped with the knowledge and foresight needed to thrive in the 21st century and beyond.

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