Category Archives: Communication

TechXLR8 Futurist Summit – Advice from 2023 – 14 June, London

I've been invited to contribute to the TechXLR8 event on June 14th, 2018 at Excel Centre. I'll be speaking as part of the London Futurists 'Advice from 2023' strand. 'Rediscovering our humanity' I'm convinced that ordinary people have more power in their hands to create change than ever before. A lot of my work explores the relationships and…
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Interview with Meshminds.com – The Future for Digital Art?

Originally published via Singaporean Arts Organisation, Meshminds. Titled 'In Conversation with Matt O'Neill, Futurist'. What inspires you about your work as a Futurist? Far from being the soothsayer, staring into the misty distance, my view is that our future is a function of the things we do today: it’s not unchangeable, and we all play…
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How not to innovate – North Korean style

I passionately believe in the power of information flows to increase trade, peace, understanding and to innovate ourselves out of future problems. Image to the left shows children in the building using an 'arcade game' to simulate artillery and mortar fire on a battlefield. Having had the recent privilege to travel through North Korea recently,…
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‘The Future is Now’ – Hybrid Video Book out now

Following last month's release of 'The Future is Now' on paperback/kindle, i'm pleased to announce a third 'hybrid book' format. It's not for sale, but is available to people expressing serious interest in working with me. You'll find 16 videos built into the inside front cover. They feature a roster of world-class experts being interviewed…
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