There was a desire to get Mike back on Gulltaggen from all the partisipants on Gulltaggen 2009. The reason that participants gave was that he opened their eyes to new patterns in consumer behavior and how this affects the growth of new business models.
Mike Walsh is a leading international authority on consumer innovation and the digital future. He is the author of Futuretainment and the CEO of the innovation research lab, Tomorrow. Futuretainment, published by Phaidon was described by Wallpaper Magazine as one of the most highly anticipated titles of 2009.
Mike has over a decade's experience in helping some of the world's leading companies and brands embrace new ideas. Constantly travelling the world for the best ideas – Mike curates the most relevant insights into dynamic keynotes and innovation workshops aimed at helping audiences to not only understand but also influence the future direction of their industries.
Mike has devoted his career to being digital. He ran the market leading consumer insights house Jupiter Research in the Asia Pacific, and held senior strategy roles at News Corporation in both the Australian and Asian markets. Through his company Tomorrow Mike has advised the CEOs and senior management teams of companies such as the BBC, Fujifilm, AGL, the ABC, MSN, Star TV, Foxtel, Televisa, Grey Advertising, Schwarzkopf, BT Financial and HSBC. You can find out more about Mike at www.mike-walsh.com