DAY 2: THE CONTENT SUPER SESSION
EXPERIENCE THE FUTURE vs. PASSIVELY LISTENING
30 CORE CONCEPTS vs. DISJOINTED MATERIAL
DOWNLOADABLE PRESENTATIONS vs. TAKE-YOUR-OWN NOTES
PERSONAL ASSESSMENTS vs. GENERIC CONTENT
ONE-ON-ONE ADVISOR TIME vs. LACK OF FOLLOW-UP
100% ENERGETIC & ACTIONABLE vs. RANDOM & OUTDATED
CULTURAL SAFARIS vs. VENDORS
WORKSHOPS WITH YOUR TEAM vs. LIMITED TAKEAWAYS
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Our CEO, Jeremy Gutsche, is a New York Times bestselling author who
has become an advisor to over 500 brands, billionaires, CEOs & NASA. As one of the world's top innovation keynote speakers,
he'll kick-off the event with an unparalleled level of energy.
Learn how to innovate through chaos, uncertainty and periods of rapid change.
By the end of this decade, only 40% of the Fortune 500 will still exist in a meaningful way. Jeremy disects 'why' to give you a series of methods
you can use to make change happen, setting the innovation conference mindset.
In TWO keynotes, he will reveal learnings from his New York Times Bestseller, client best practices and NEXT book, summarized into repeatable tactics, frameworks & workshop questions that will make you a higher performance innovator.
Leveraging our big data from 150,000,000 people, we've built the most-researched, most data-driven system for identifying opportunities. This unparalleled research leads us to 6 patterns of opportunity and the 18 most important mega trends shaping your future.
In this keynote, our CEO explains how to apply patterns to specific problems and how the
mega trends conference content can be applied to your company.
Video Highlights = 2,500,000 VIEWS!
After completing several thousand custom trend reports for the world's most powerful innovators, we've had a rare glimpse into the future. When you combine that with our database of 300,000 ideas, army of 200,000 trend hunters, and big data from 150,000,000 people, you get an incredible trend conference day of inspiration.
Last Year's Top 20 Video = 1,000,000 VIEWS!
You'll love our 2018 Future Festival book because it includes all sorts of takeaways to maximize your experience and allow you to focus on your ideas, not taking notes:
Future Book Highlights
• Takeaways Notes, Frameworks and Key Insights from Each Speaker
• The Top 20 Trends in 2018
• The 2018 Megatrends Framework
• Workshop Exercises and Homework Questions
• Details for Trend Safaris & Future Party Technologies
• Our Curation of 100 Must-See Toronto Experiences
• Download details for the Future Festival App & Powerpoints
After a decade of operating our own private bar, we have perfected the art of throwing a party.
We can't reaveal all of our tricks, but last year's party included the following:
• VR, AR, drones, holograph machines & mind-readers
• A Robot Petting Zoo
• The world's first IBM Watson connected toy
• Exploratory cocktails & and flavor experimentation
• Secret VIP room with the world champion Whiskey mixologist (Thanks Beam Suntory!)
• Big data visualization and Trend Hunter's inner workings
Turn insights into action on this remarkable day. You'll learn:
• High Performance Innovation Methods for Your Brand
• How to Get Better & Faster
• How to Find Overlooked Ideas Using Patterns & Megatrends
Important: Here's why most people attend in teams of 6+:
• Focus All Exercises on YOUR Company at a Private Table
• Develop 5-10 Company Specific Innovation Ideas & 20+ Next Steps
• Get a Group Innovation Assessment to See Strengths, Gaps & Opportunities
Innovators Who Send Teams: Starbucks, Disney, Visa, Adidas, Domino's, Aflac, Staples, Netflix, Microsoft, Hasbro, Red Bull, Universal, Target, Pepsi, VW, Walmart, Bayer, Honda
"I invite you to come with your team. I wish I'd asked more people to join me. If you experience [Future Festival] as a group, you can create a culture around it and that culture can be contagious around the whole company." - CEO, Club Monaco
"Thoroughly engaging, thought provoking, game-changing!" – CEO, Strategic Objectives
"Definitely worth the 6,824 miles of travel." – Product Development Dir, Mamas and Papas
TORONTO - Stay the weekend to enjoy Nuit Blanche, a 1,000,000 person all-night art festival where our epic metropolis is transformed by modern artists.
PLUS, our Trend Hunter team curates a list of 100+ unique self-guided experiences in categories like retail innovation, technology, sports, flavor and fashion.
This experience will reinforce the innovation conference concepts.
Arrivals & Safaris
Wednesday Sep 27
8:30am @ Hyatt Regency
Flexible Arrivals (for Flights)
1 on 1 Meetings
Networking Ice Breakers
1pm @ TIFF Theater
1:30pm – 5pm
30+ Trend Safaris
at Mystery Locations
5:30pm @ Hyatt Regency
Future Party With Tech, Robots, Cocktails and an Open Bar
Thursday Sep 28
7am @ TIFF Theater
8am – 12pm
4 Trend Keynotes
12pm – 1pm
1pm – 5pm
5pm @ Secret Location
Conference After-Party @ TBD
Friday Sep 29
8am @ Hyatt Regency
9am – 1:30pm
With Your Team
1:30pm – 5pm
30+ Trend Safaris
@ Mystery Locations
5pm @ Trend Hunter HQ
After-After Party: Cocktails & Robots
at Trend Hunter HQ
Sep 30 - Oct 1
100+ Innovative Locations Curated by Trend Hunter, including: The (Unofficial) Harry Potter Bar, Paint Lounge (with Wine), Ripley's Acquarium, Foodie Tours, and More.
Sunset to Sunrise
Nuit Blanche, a 1,000,000+ Person All-Night Art Festival With Building-Sized Art, Technology and Entertainment
(FREE: Includes 1 Year of Trend Hunter PRO, worth $3,900)
$3,199 US $2,799 US / ticket (save 13%)
Check if I'm a Client [HERE]
$3,199 US $1,399 / ticket (save 78%)
Buy Team Tickets
VIP Team Ticket - Buy 5 Get 1 Free
$3,199 US $2,333 / ticket ($13,995 total = save 30%)
NOTES: Brands only and no vendors. All innovation conference ticket sales are final. Fee includes: breakfast, lunch, snacks, drinks, hors d'oeuvres, the trend book, trend reports and admission fees to the trend conference safaris noon till the end of the workday on Friday.