I am a regular keynote speaker, moderator and panellist on future technology trends and have spoken at leading events in the technology, education and entertainment sectors around the world, including SXSW, TEDx and the Mobile World Congress.

I am available to speak at your event, too. You can find me on the Futures Agency to book. Alternatively, you can also get in touch via my Contact page.

Past and some upcoming engagements include:

2017

2016

2015

  • TEDx Barcelona Education (Barcelona, Spain) – Keynote [“Learning for the Unknown”] (Video here)
  • PocketGamer Connects (London, UK – PechaKucha [“How F2P Brings Out The Best In Boredom”]
  • ICE Totally Gaming (London, UK) – Panel [“From casual freemium to loyal and monetised: can real money gambling and social gaming converge to work together as one”]
  • 4YFN (4 Years From Now) @ Mobile World Congress (Barcelona, Spain) – Keynote [“Mobile Learning – Done Right”]
  • Business Rocks (Manchester, UK) – Panel [“The Tech World According to Jeff’s & Friends – Outspoken Tech Q&A”]
  • HR Vision (Amsterdam, Netherlands) – Keynote [“What Have You Done Tomorrow?“]
  • NASPL (Seattle, WA) – Keynote [“The Evolution of Gameplay – From Commodity to Experience”]
  • IoT Shifts Conference (Barcelona, Spain) – Keynote [“Smart Citizens – Populating Smart Cities“]
  • IoT World Europe (Berlin, Germany) – Panels [“Accelerating Innovation & Investment in Industrial IoT” and “How will the Wearables Market continue to change and evolve”]

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

  • TEDx Youth @ Manchester – Co-Organiser (this was the first TEDx youth event in the world) (Macclesfield, UK)
  • Mobile World Congress (Barcelona, Spain) – Panel [“The Future of Mobile Games”]
  • 4G Symposium @ CTIA Wireless (Las Vegas, NV) – Panel [“Mobile Media in 4G”]
  • Casual Connect Europe (Hamburg, Germany) – Keynote (with Rob Unsworth, Digital Chocolate) [“Mobile and Social Converge”] (link provides slides and audio)
  • European Mobile Media Conference (Prague, Czech Republic) – Keynote [“Social Mobile Convergence in Gaming”] & MC
  • 2nd Annual Funding Summit (London, UK) – Panel [“Funding in the Games Space from an Entrepreneur’s Point of View”]
  • Droidcon (Berlin, Germany) – Keynote & Panel [“Brands & Open Source”; “Android Outlook”]
  • Mobile 2.0 (Berlin, Germany) – Multiple panels [“App Stores”; “Innovation in Mobile”]

2008

  • Games Convention (Leipzig, Germany) – Panel [“Mobile Gaming Outlook: an Analysts’ View”]

2007

  • PICNIC 2007 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) – Keynote @ Games meet TV [“WPT Mobile: how to Engage with Users”]

2006

  • New Media Licensing 2006 (London, UK) – Keynote [“Brands & Mobile Games”]

2005

  • MEM 2005 (London, UK) – Panel  [“Handset Fragmentation & Quality Content”]
  • Popkomm 2005 (Berlin, Germany) – Product Presentation [“Billboard Mobile”]
  • Brand Licensing (London, UK) – Keynote [“Brand Owners and Mobile”]
  • Mobile Gambling Summit (London, UK) – Panel [“The future of Mobile Gambling”]

2004

  • Ericsson Mobility World 2004 (Zurich, Switzerland) – Keynote [“Mobile Games”]