Craig Rispin is a Business Futurist and Innovation Expert
his expertise is in emerging business, people and technology trends – and how companies can profit from them.
Craig has over 20 years experience working where the future has been created – with some of the most innovative companies in the world in the IT, consumer electronics, internet and broadcasting industries.
He is an award-winning speaker and has addressed audiences as large as 16,000 people on 5 continents and has consulted with CEOs of leading companies worldwide.
Some of his clients include: BHP Billiton, Canon, Colonial First State, IBM, Kimberly-Clark, King & Wood Mallesons, NRMA, Sportscraft, Symantec, Toyota, Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and hundreds of professional industry associations.
Now a keynote speaker and innovation consultant, Craig shows his clients how to:
Know First, Be First and Profit First.
Craig Rispin Speaks & Delivers Gamified Workshops on:
• Know First, Be First, Profit First
Do you know the major trends that will impact your business in the next few years? Do you have a strategy to deal with them? Craig will show you the trends and help you choose the best strategy. Learn how to profit from the massive changes ahead.
• Business, People & Technology Trends that will Change Your Industry Forever
Is your business ‘On Trend’ or ‘Off Trend’? Craig’s research team will design a presentation specific to your industry or business. Based on this research, together we will devise a strategy to prepare for your future. This will help get your business ‘On Trend’.
• Innovate or Die! – How to Survive the Next 10 Years
In a recent survey Craig conducted of 1,200 CEOs, 99% believe that innovation is critical to their future success. But less than 1% have a structured innovation program in place! Learn how easy it is to setup your own innovation program. You will see how other great companies are using their innovation programs to keep ahead of their competition.
• Automate Your Success: Technology that Actually Works!
Are you tired of technology that doesn’t work? Wouldn’t it be great to have technology that actually helped you be more successful? Craig will show you how to setup an automated system that will bring you more clients, make you look amazing, save you time and increase your profits. There really is a better way!
Why Book Craig for Your Next Event?
• Because he gets rave reviews from some of the toughest audiences in the world.
• 14 years experience informing and inspiring audiences internationally.
• Over 490 client testimonials from every industry from agriculture to utilities.
• He’s even been hired by IBM to teach their most important clients how to innovate!
• Craig is in the 100% Club (a perfect score from a CEO network that hears speakers monthly).
• He will set the tone of your event with a big picture, forward looking, and optimistic vision.
• All of Craig ‘s presentations are custom designed for his clients.
• Bureaus and clients tell Craig that he’s extremely easy to do business with.
Know First, Be First, Profit First
Learn about the business, people and technology trends transforming business around the world. Craig will show you the driving forces impacting your industry – and give you specific ideas to gain a strategic advantage.
Do you know the major trends that will affect your business in the next few years? Do you have a strategy to deal with them? How can you possibly plan without knowing all the driving forces having an impact on your business and industry?
See exactly how to profit from the massive changes ahead.
What You’ll Learn:
- Business, People and Technology Trends Transforming Commerce
- How These Trends Impact One Another, and Drive Change Faster
- What the Future of Work Will Be Like – and How to Be Part of It
- How to Inspire Your Leaders and Staff to Develop Foresight
Innovation – The Ultimate Survival Tool
You must innovate to survive today. CEOs agree – Craig surveyed 1,200 of them and 99% believe that innovation is critical to their future survival. But less than 1% have a structured innovation program in place!
Learn how easy it is to create your own self-funding innovation program. See how other great companies, large and small, are using their innovation programs to thrive in today’s challenging marketplace.
Many people say they know about Innovation – but Craig Rispin has personally worked with some of the most innovative organisations worldwide. He has first-hand experience working with companies such as: Apple, Philips, Disney, Mercedes-Benz, 3M and many others.
What You’ll Learn:
- The 5 Ingredients of Every Successful Innovation Program
- The 4 Steps to Kick Off Your Program
- The Metrics You’ll Need to Measure Your Success
- How Long It Will Take and What Kind of ROI to Expect
- What to Include in Your 12 Month Innovation Program Plan
How to Think Like a Futurist
Futurists think differently from most people. They analyze trends, anticipate significant changes and help their clients create preferable futures using techniques developed over decades.
You too can think like a futurist – Craig will teach you futurist systems and methods to help you see potential threats and opportunities that you couldn’t see before.
Did you know futurists have changed the world for the better? Did you know they have created ideas, products and companies
that impact your daily life? Craig Rispin will reveal this often hidden world to you…
Learn about the power of foresight – and how to set yourself
apart from your competition.
What You’ll Learn:
- Overview of how a Futurist Sees the World
- Great Futurists in History and Their Big Ideas
- Futurists Tools and Techniques – a Sample of the Most Popular
- Resources for Further Futurist Study
I have being recommending speakers to clients for almost 15 years. Craig has been one speaker who continues to stand out from the pack. Not only because he is a thought leader in his area of future thinking but also because he is dedicated to working with the client to ensure he creates a tailored keynote that hits the mark! He is easy to work with and his content is always incredibly well received. I would have no hesitation in recommend Craig for your next conference.
– Managing Consultant, ICMI Speakers & Entertainers
Craig spoke for 50 minutes as part of a two day workshop, which people had paid $3300. After Craig left, I asked the participants who felt they had got their money’s worth for the whole workshop just from Craig’s contribution, and the result was unanimous. Every single person in the room put their hand up … everyone in the workshop felt that they had got more than $3300 worth of value from listening to Craig for 50 minutes. If you are holding an event where technology and the future are critical components to what you are trying to achieve, do whatever you need to do to get Craig along.
– Partner, Thought Leaders Global, Thought Leaders Globlal
I’ve had Craig speak at two international conferences. One for business owners and the other for doctors. On both occasions Craig delivered a closing address that was thoroughly enjoyed by the audience and got them thinking beyond the next day in their businesses. Highly recommended.
– Founder and CEO, HealthCert International
Craig is the go-to guy for understanding how to best position yourself and your business for future success. He knows about things that blow your mind. If you want to be at the forefront of your field, you need to talk to Craig!
– International Ambassador for Trust, Entente pty ltd
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