Byron Reese is surely a versatile personality. Being an inventor, futuristic, CEO of GigaOm, speaker, author, and a successful tech entrepreneur, he is quite authorized to talk about the transformative effect of technology on the workplace and society as a whole.
Byron Reese causes great energy & talent to interpret our shared destiny and exploring business opportunities within it by speaking across the world.
As an award-winning futurist & successful entrepreneur, He interestingly applies his viewpoint as a chronicler, futurist, and technologist to clarify the use of technology today can resolve some of our most intimidating global issues.
Being a futurist, he conceits well the unparalleled technological changes the world may face in the future and the sudden transformation of civilization it would cause.
Given a technologist and entrepreneur trying to fulfill the immediate obligations and realities of operating a business, He can also perceive the possible change needed to be made and spur innovation.
Bryon has spoken to both technical and non-technical audiences across the world. He has given his keynote and appearances includes, SXSW, TEDx Austin, Google, Nvidia, FedEx, & Fortune 1000 companies (Dell Foundation, Johnson & Johnson, Oticon, Swisslog) and universities Rice (the University of Texas, Queen’s University, TWU) and futurist conferences (TimeMachine, PICNIC Festival in Amsterdam, Wolfram Data Summit, and the IEEE Conference) amongst others.
His success has spanned over the period of 30 years, including two NASDAQ IPOs, and the sale of three companies he established. Currently, Byron is the CEO of JJ Kent, a venture-backed technology company utilizing proprietary AI tools to create novel products that please users.
He has worked with many public & private boards. Now he is a member of the board of directors for GigaOm, a technology research & analysis firm primarily engaging in helping business leaders understand the implications of evolving technologies and their consequences on business, media, and society.
Being a popular in-demand keynote speaker, he inspires attendees across societies. He is also highly regarded as a forward-thinker.