Tracey Follows

One of Forbes' Top 50 Female Futurists In The World, Founder & Futurist of Futuremade Ltd, Visiting Professor of Staffordshire University & Guest Lecturer of London Business School

The Future of You: Can Your Identity Survive 21st-Century Technology?

The Future of You: Can Your Identity Survive 21st-Century Technology?

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Tracey Follows' official speaking topics are listed below:

  • The Future of Identity
  • Foresight
  • Leadership
  • Global Trends
  • Industry Trends
  • Cultural Trends
  • Innovation
  • Disruptive Technologies
  • The Future of Work
  • The Future of AI
  • The Future of Education
  • The Future of Gender
  • The Future of Retail
  • The Future of Luxury
  • The Future of Housing
  • The Future of Media
  • The Future of Marketing
  • The Future of Food and Drink
  • The Future of Service
  • The Future of Death
  • Strategic Foresight
  • Futures Studies

Official Feedback for In-Person & Virtual Events

Feedback from In-Person Events:

"In a world where the unthinkable happens more frequently and the pace of direction of change continues to increase, Futuremade (Tracey) is able to present a clear vision of future scenarios based around a wide range of economic, demographic, geo-political, sector and company-specific considerations." - Chair of the Pension Fund, Tesco

Delivered a riveting session that spanned a range of macro trends and then helped us root some of the thinking back into our planning work... recommended if you want to energise a meeting and think about what the future may hold for your business" - Executive Director of Business Intelligence, Abri

"Tracey presented to our Group Leadership Forum of around 100 senior leaders from around the world. The feedback was outstanding." - Director of Corporate Communications, Rentokil Initial Plc

"Refreshing, in a landscape where a lot of podcasts involve confident young men talking loudly at each other, The Future of You is a calm, thoughtful and intelligent exploration of media and technology." - Judge, Independent Podcast Awards

  • 2023 - Recipient of the Best Technology Podcast Award at the Independent Podcast Awards 2023
  • 2023 - Advisory Board Member of the Lifeboat Foundation
  • 2023 - Visiting Professor in Digital Futures & Identity at Staffordshire University
  • 2023 - Guest Lecturer at the London Business School
  • 2021 - Author of The Future of You
  • 2019 - Inagural Creative Strategy Jury President at Cannes Lions
  • 2019 - Contributor to Forbes
  • 2019 - Advisory Council Member of Doteveryone
  • 2017 - Named an Ad Age Women to Watch Europe 
  • 2017 - Non-Exec Director & Council Member of the Advertising Standards Authority
  • 2016 - Recognised for Outstanding Contribution to Marketing by Women in Marketing WIMAWARDS
  • 2016 - Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer of The Future Laboratory
  • 2015 - Awarded a Certificate in Foresight from the University of Houston
  • 2015 - Founder & Futurist of Futuremade Ltd
  • 2015 - Futurist & Founder of ANYDAYNOW Ltd
  • 2014 - Chiar of the Account Planning Group
  • 2012 - Chief Strategy Officer & Executive Partner of J. Walter Thompson Worldwide
  • 2011 - Awarded the Breaking the Pattern Award at the Ginny Valentine Badge of Courage Awards
  • 2009 - Executive Planning Director of VCCP
  • 2007 - Strategy Director of Lowe
  • 2005 - Head of Consumer Communications for BT
  • 2004 - Head of Brand Comms for Woolworths
  • 2000 - International Advertising Manager of One2One, T-Mobile International
  • 1991 - Awarded the Michael Polanyi Memorial Prize from the University of Manchester
  • 1994 - Account Director of Cogent Elliot
  • Member of the Association of Professional Futurists & the World Futures Studies Federation 
  • Fellow of The RSA
  • Associate Fellow of the World Academy of Art & Sciences