Jack Uldrich is a renowned global futurist, independent scholar, sought-after business speaker, and best-selling author. His books include the best-selling, "The Next Big Thing is Really Small: How Nanotechnology Will Change the Future of Your Business" and the award-winning books, "Into the Unknown: Leadership Lessons from Lewis & Clark’s Daring Westward Expedition" and "Jump the Curve: 50 Essential Strategies to Help Your Company Stay Ahead of Emerging Technologies". He is also the author of "Green Investing: A Guide to Making Money through Environment-Friendly Stocks". His most recent works include "Higher Unlearning: 39 Post-Requisite Lessons for Achieving a Successful Future" (2011) and "Foresight 2020: A Futurist Explores the Trends Transforming Tomorrow" (2012).
Jack’s other written works have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, The Futurist, Future Quarterly Research, The Wall Street Reporter, Leader to Leader, Management Quarterly and hundreds of other newspapers and publications around the country. He is also a frequent guest of the media worldwide—having appeared on CNN, MSNBC, and "National Public Radio" on numerous occasions.
In addition to speaking on future trends, emerging technologies, innovation, change management and leadership, Jack is a leading expert on assisting businesses adapt. He has served as an advisor to Fortune 1000 companies and is noted for his ability to deliver provocative, new perspectives on competitive advantage, organizational change and transformational leadership.
Highly regarded for his unique ability to present complex information in an entertaining, understandable and digestible manner that stays with his audiences long afterwards, Jack has spoken to hundreds of businesses and organizations, including IBM, Cisco, WiPro, Wells Fargo, General Electric, General Mills, United Healthcare, Pepsico, the Young Presidents Organization (YPO), Pfizer, Invitrogen, St. Jude Medical, AG Schering, Imation, Fairview Hospitals, Touchstone Energy, The Insurance Service Organization, The National Kitchen & Bath Association, The National Paint & Coatings Association and dozens more.