Author of two thought leader publications, self-confessed technology geek and Chief Envisioning Officer for Microsoft UK.
Dave Coplin has over 25 years in the technology industry, delivering a light hearted and say-it-as-he-sees-it style, he is one of the most influential people in the digital space. He challenges people's thinking on how technology can help you work smarter and not harder in daily life.
Dave Coplin is the Chief Envisioning Officer for Microsoft UK and author of two thought leadership publications "Business Reimagined" and "The Rise of the Humans".
In his talks he challenges thinking on how technology empowers us to work smarter and not harder in our day to day lives.
He is a self-confessed technology evangelist who has over 25 years experience working in the technology industry.
Before joining Microsoft Dave spent 13 years delivering IT strategy and solutions within the Professional Services industry in the UK, Canada and the Netherlands, helping to build the foundations of a global IT infrastructure.
Dave joined Microsoft UK as Chief Envisioning Officer and is an established thought leader and public speaker on how technology can have a positive impact on our personal and professional lives.
He provides strategic advice and guidance on the integration of technology in our 21st century society to a wide range of industries and customers.
Dave provides insight on key technology issues such as Cloud Computing, Privacy, Big and Open Data, Social Media, Open Government, Advertising and the "consumerisation" of IT.
He also contributes regularly to a wide range of forums, media articles and conferences relating to the goal of transforming technology to add value to our daily lives.
“THANK YOU Dave for yesterday. You blew them away and the feedback has been exceptional. You received 100% Excellent or Very Good which is rare indeed! A real pleasure to work with you and DBA and we look forward to staying in touch.” - Benchmark for Business, London
“A vibrant and charismatic speaker. Our packed audience really enjoyed hearing Dave” - SIGBI Malta 2016
“Diana – it was absolutely wonderful to have Dave at our Dinner. To deliver a better future, we need to challenge our thinking about how we can influence change and work together. Dave’s talk inspired us to think about how we use data and technology to inspire and influence others to make change happen. He is a dynamic speaker who kept the diverse audience engaged throughout his whole presentation” - Pancreatic Cancer UK
“Great speaker! Great recommendation!” - Leading investment company, London
“Dave’s talk was amazing. Not only did the content fit our “Science of Customer” theme perfectly, but his energy and charisma onstage is second to none. We’ve seen lots of good speakers. And Dave is one of the very best. Please convey our gratitude to Dave for a great closing keynote.” - UBM
“Dave’s speech completely resonated with our audience and definitely challenged their mindset. The immediate responses following his presentation are exceptional. Dave Coplin is an excellent communicator.” - Business Centre Association
“Dave blew us out the water with embracing technology. Inspiring, motivational and, at times down right terrifying.” “Amazing Dave Coplin presentation at MTP. One of the best speakers I have ever heard.” “Hearing Dave was a goose bump moment!” - Feedback from delegates at Mind The Product, Barbican (London), September 2015