Category Archives: Business

The Future of Food Production – Part 2: ‘Cricket Garlic Bread’ anyone?

Since beginning my journey as a Futurist 8 months ago, I’ve become incredibly optimistic about the power of innovation to solve so many of our challenges. In part 1, we looked at the challenges facing food production today. Here, we’ll explore some of the new developments which present solutions to those challenges. Let’s begin with…
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The Future of Food Production – Part 1: The Problem

The UN predicts global population is set to rise by 2.5 billion by 2050. Effectively, that’s adding a population the size of China and India combined. It will require us to double our food production output. Throw in the fact that 1 in 9 current inhabitants of our planet are ‘chronically hungry’ right now, and we’ve…
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Virtual Reality: Enhancing reality, or redefining it completely?

"This is what virtual reality holds out to us - the possibility of walking into the constructs of the imagination." - Terence McKenna Most of us love words as they let us conjure up ideas in the imagination. I remember well the telling of campfire horror stories as a Boy Scout. The storyteller had us…
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Why you should hire me to speak at your next event or conference

My job is to help you make better decisions by understanding what’s just around the corner. I deliver tailored keynote speeches, presentations or immersive discussion sessions, always with the aim of leaving audiences with actionable ideas that they can take forward in their organisations. “Matt has a keen eye on what’s next. This came through…
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