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Editor-in-chief, WIRED UK
Greg Williams is Editor-in-Chief at Wired, a content creator, speaker, and strategic forecaster who has held senior leadership roles in London and New York City. He’s fascinated by how technology, business, science, and ideas will shape the future.
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What Greg Williams's clients say
"Predictions are a dime a dozen. But Greg Williams’ are worth their weight in gold. A man who clearly has his finger on the pulse of the most transformative technology trends of our day, Williams not only helped our audience see the future, but inspired them to act as agents of change and shape it to their advantage."
"What you managed to pack into 20 minutes was incredible. A fast paced look into the future, rich with colourful, real-life examples. I've had great feedback - it will for sure have made our audience stop and think."
"Thanks for adding such value to our recent session around Navigating the Disruption of Work. You guided and steered the session so it was engaging, informative and worthwhile."
"Your spirit, enthusiasm, personality and stage presence made it all happen so I owe you a big one. I really do."
"I would like to thank you for a terrific presentation. The audience loved it. It was exactly what we were hoping for."
"Greg acted as a moderator for our virtual event, and through the full process was a joy to work with. He has a clear understanding of what is happening in technology across a multitude of sectors and regions, and bringing his insight and expertise to our event greatly improved the quality and integrity of our commentary. Greg was a skilful moderator, with a great knack for including all panelists in the conversation equally, but also in a way that it felt seamless. I highly recommend working with Greg and I hope we get to work with him again in the future."
"Greg has played a major role in making it an outstanding event. His presentation was really successful and interesting for the audience. It helped participants understand where we are today and how to “modernize” their businesses by offering cloud services, a modern approach to boosting sales, support customers and managing information.We would highly recommend Greg as a keynote speaker."
"On behalf of Chatham House, I would like to thank you warmly for your important contribution in opening and chairing our annual Cyber conference. We were pleased to have been able to bring together a range of commercial, government and expert stakeholders to share insights into cyber security challenges as well as the effectiveness and progress of responses such as international norms and cooperation and awareness-raising among employees and the wider public. We have received a lot of positive feedback about the focus of discussions, and the opening session added greatly to the quality of the debate. We hope you enjoyed taking part and look forward to the opportunity to work with you again."
"Thanks again for your great professionalism in moderating our talk. It was great, and you helped us a lot in making all speakers participate in the webinar and keeping time under control at the same time. We look forward to collaborate with you again."
"Greg was fantastic! His talk was brilliant and the guests were really engaged. Greg was super professional and fantastic with the guests."
"Thank you for sharing your perspective at the 2016 Western Leadership Conference. The quality of the conversation was immeasurably richer because of your thoughts, ideas and examples. You have inspired us to think differently, recognize the possibilities and drive forward a consumer-focused healthcare experience."
Greg Williams's 2023 biography
About Greg Williams
- Transformative trends expert who knows what’s next first
- Distills complex changes into entertaining, engaging, and accessible insights
- Challenges audiences to rethink business models in ways that capitalize on disruptive technologies
Greg Williams is an authority on technology trends and the ways they impact business and society. As editor at WIRED UK magazine, Greg meets the innovators, thinkers, scientists, entrepreneurs, and creatives who are changing the world and writes on a variety of subjects, including innovation, technology, business, creativity, and ideas. The annual trends report he edits, WIRED World, is essential is seen as an essential briefing for senior leaders who want to understand the forces shaping the global business.
He possesses a unique combination of storytelling expertise and an in-depth knowledge of the future of technology and how it will impact every sector of business. This enables him to transform complex information into entertaining and accessible insights that prepare audiences for what’s coming next. Greg primarily speaks on what’s new and what’s next and how organisations and individuals can best prepare themselves for what’s on the horizon. He also has extensive experience as a conference facilitator and moderator, having interviewed world leaders and CEOs of some of the world’s best-known companies.
He speaks on the technology and trends shaping the world, from artificial intelligence to the blockchain, sustainability to fintech, cybersecurity to personalized healthcare, automation and robotics to the space industry, the future of work to the next wave of disruptive forces impacting every organisation. In every presentation, Greg identifies the challenges and opportunities for organizations in every sector to innovate in an accelerating culture where norms are shifting.
Having delivered incisive, actionable insights, Greg’s dynamic presentations have received praise from clients in multiple areas of industry, including finance, retail, travel, healthcare, apparel, software, manufacturing, mobility, security, energy and consulting.
Spending his days scanning the horizon for world-changing technologies, ideas and companies, Greg is constantly on the lookout for genuinely transformative trends. His dynamic presentation style enables his audiences not only to understand these shifts, but also inspires them to implement the changes they need to make in order to move their businesses and brands forward is a fast-changing landscape.
Greg has delivered keynote speeches at technology and corporate events throughout Europe, North America and Asia. He has interviewed CEO-level business-people at both private and public events and has moderated panels with executives from FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies at high-profile conferences and private gatherings. Greg enjoys an international career – he has lived in both London and New York – and travels regularly in search of the people and ideas that are transforming our world. In the past few months he has delivered keynotes, moderated panels and facilitated conferences in Europe, North America, Asia, and the Middle East.
His essay on neuroeconomics was featured alongside essays by Bill Gates and Joseph Stiglitz in the book, Connecting Minds, Creating the Future. Greg’s success as a long-form storyteller in novels – he has had six published – and journalism means that he has a particular interest and expertise in the power and role of content as traditional media channels transform and new ones proliferate.
Greg Williams's 2023 speaking fees
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