Keynote Speaker Category: Future Trends, Trends,
David Mattin, Head of Trends & Insights at TrendWatching.
Columnist British Airways.
Freelance Journalist UK/International Media.
Co-author of Trend-Driven Innovation.
David Mattin, Head of Trends & Insights at TrendWatching, has over 12 years’ experience in writing and speaking about technological, social and cultural change.
After graduating from the University of Cambridge, David’s career began at the features desk of The Times. Since then, his business, innovation and trends journalism has appeared everywhere from Fast Company to the Guardian to Google Think Quarterly.
An experienced broadcaster, David also has written and presented documentaries for BBC Radio 4. Today David is responsible for trend thinking across free and Premium content at TrendWatching. As an innovation and consumer insight expert, he is regularly quoted across UK broadsheets and by international media.
David is the co-author of Trend-Driven Innovation, published by Wiley.
David is also an accomplished keynote speaker. Recent engagements include keynotes for The Next Web,Condé Nast International, NEXT Conference and Virgin Mobile. David brings audiences instantly up-to-speed with the latest consumer trends and innovations, and empowers them to become Trend-Driven Innovators.
Our audience got a huge amount. David provided an inspiring presentation on trends and innovations relevant to our key markets, fitting in really well with the theme and spirit of our conference. We thoroughly enjoyed it! Later presentations referred back to it so I know our audience got a huge amount from the session.Derren YoungGLOBAL HEAD OF LEARNING, Universal Music Group UK