Ade McCormack is a technologist turned writer, advisor, and speaker. He is able to inspire and advise on matters pertaining to the newest technology trends, leadership, talent, and strategy. Ade McCormack will certainly add extra value to your event.
Ade McCormack is focused on helping organisations and their people thrive in the digital age. His keynote speeches will take your audience on a mind-moving and engaging journey that starts with the dawn of humanity and quickly progresses to exploring the future of work and business. He explores digital age leadership and the evolving nature of talent management, culture and the workplace.
He looks beyond agile organisations, suggesting we should make Nature our business partner and harness the capabilities we have acquired over many millennia. Courage, creativity and curiosity are but a subset of our natural tendencies that will drive value in the digital economy. Creative disruption will be your friend, if innovation lies at the heart of your organisation.
From listening to Ade, you will learn that digital age organisations harness AI to augment rather than eliminate the workforce.
Ade provides a way forward for both individuals and organisations that draws from the disciplines of sports performance, biology, anthropology and technology.
Ade McCormack is the founder of the Digital Readiness Institute (www.dri.guide) and online digital age leader education service. He is a former technologist who now advises organisations on how to capitalise on the changes currently taking place. His focus embraces the world of work and leadership. His perspectives are from bits to boardroom.
He has been an opinion columnist for the Financial Times and CIO, both on the theme of digital leadership.
Ade has written a number of books on digital matters, including:
- Biz 4.0: An anthropological blueprint for business in the digital age
- Beyond Nine to Five: Your career guide for the digital age
- Attention Dynamics: High personal performance in the digital age.
- The e-Skills Manifesto: A Call to Arms (for the European Commission).
Ade has lectured at MIT Sloan School of Management on the subject of Digital Leadership. He is an experienced public speaker, a chairman and a moderator and he has spoken in over thirty countries.
His clients include the worlds most recognised brands across a wide variety of sectors including technology and professional services.