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Nancy Giordano          

Strategic Futurist, TEDx Curator & Corporate Strategist

Biased in wonder and optimism, Nancy Giordano is a strategic futurist focused on building a safe, inclusive, thriving future. Believing we have a once in a generation opportunity to rethink, reimagine and reshape every industry and social construct we call life, she supports and champions those actively architecting bold solutions and guides the visionary leaders eager to meet this call. An active strategist working on horizon solutions, Giordano is eager to share her insights on emerging technologies and shifting cultural expectations in ways that get everyone deeply motivated by the possibilities…and confident to start building.

Described as endlessly optimistic, Giordano is a strategic futurist with a drive to help enterprise organizations and visionary leaders transform to meet the escalating expectations ahead.

Recognized as one of the world’s top female futurists, she has spent her career building, shaping and guiding a portfolio of $50 billion worth of major global brands.

With growing conviction of what will (and needs to) shift, executives value her unique abilities to sense and synthesize the terrain ahead and guide those ready to build more relevant and sustainable solutions. Giordano built a formidable career at several of the most influential ad agencies in NY, Chicago, and LA and for more than a decade has been the Founder/CEO of Play Big Inc., a strategic inspiration company. Her current work dives deeply into the emerging intersection of tech, business and society.

Giordano has a rich history of advising and learning with some of the top companies in the world, including Nestle, Brinker International, The Coca Cola Company, Sprint and Acumen. More recently, she has helped build the team for an artificial intelligence start-up, produced a conference on the seven most disruptive technologies for enterprise, is board member for a non-profit trade organization focused on the future of retail, and is working with a leading fintech/martech provider to ensure the survival of community banks and credit unions nationwide. She also helping usher in the world of distributed applications and computing by championing emergent cryptographic technologies Holochain + Holo.

A frequent panelist at South by Southwest, global keynote speaker, Singularity University guest lecture, and world’s first TEDx licensee, Giordano is committed to advancing societal structures and new mindsets necessary to effectively harness the significant technology innovations heading our way… and ensure a safe and thriving future for us all.

Speech Topics

Just One Percent In

Why we’re not entering a Fourth Industrial Era, and the new imperatives of leading the “First Productivity Revolution” (1PR)

2030+ | The Beyond Economy + How We All Can Build a Much Better Next

How exponential technologies are converging with quickly shifting cultural advances to reshape every industry and societal construct – from manufacturing to marriage — redesigning life ahead.

From “Leadership to Leadering”

The necessary shift from 20th century industrial thinking to 21st century dynamic practices in order to stay relevant and build the better future we all want

The New Org “Chart”

Becoming an AI-led organization will radically shift the what we do, who we do it with and how it all gets done. To make the most of this huge productivity leap, we must prepare now.

Creating the Future You Want to See:

An inspiring look at all that is possible ahead, if we make the right choices now (especially inspiring for youth)


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