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On March 23rd, join the top innovators in Boston to explore future trends & prepare for the years ahead. 97% rate it higher than any other innovation conference.
50-100 Top-Tier Innovators
Innovation + Trend Keynotes
1:1 Meetings + Assessments
After Party & Networking
Trend Report Platform + Takeaways
YOUR NEXT LEVEL
Our Boston Business Conference is an exclusive event that takes all of the essential information from our three-day festival in Toronto and packs it into one accelerated program. Over the course of one action-packed day, you will learn about future trends, key consumer insights, and disruptive innovations that will cause major industry shifts. We will help you stay ahead of competitors and anticipate these changes with our groundbreaking frameworks and workshops.”
– Jeremy Gutsche, CEO & NY Times Bestselling Author
To help control the spread of COVID-19 and support social distancing efforts, we will be postponing Future Festival Boston until further notice. The safety and well-being of our attendees and event staff is our number one priority, and we will provide updates on rescheduling as soon as possible. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact email@example.com. We appreciate your patience and understanding during this time.
Rescheduling for COVID-19
2020 Tour Schedule - Theme: Innovating Through Chaos
50 - 100 Attendees
100 - 200 Attendees
Our 1-day innovation conferences are immersive, takeaway-focused training events
Our Boston Business Conference is a highly curated experience that aims to help you find better ideas, faster. After setting the stage with an outline of the 6 Patterns of Opportunity and 18 Megatrends shaping our world, you will learn more about the specific trends and consumer insights that you need to know in order to plan for the years ahead. You will also learn real business innovation strategies that will help you find overlooked opportunities and stay ahead of the competition. Finally, the day will end with a futuristic afterparty that will give you and other innovators a chance to relax and unwind.
"Inspiring, full day of reviewing how the world is changing around us, enlightening us on how important it is to understand trends and include those in our day-to-day business." – SR Manager, K&I Stills Innovation
"If you want to plan for a better, faster, and winning future for both you and your business, Future Festival is for you." – Director, Global Innovation Sourcing
Why visit? We’ll suggest more than a dozen unique consumer insights-oriented experiences for you to explore following the Boston Innovation Conference
To see Boston’s innovative approach in action, you don’t need to look very far. One easily-accessible spot is Cafe ArtScience, which is an MIT-side outfit that combines food with science to create lab-like concoctions, and even includes an on-site art gallery. Once you’ve had your fill of futuristic treats, you can head over to a spot called Hopsters, which allows you to DIY your own custom beer, sample some craft brews, and indulge in a variety of whiskey flights. To cap off the day, flex your creative muscles at Artisan’s Asylum, a non-profit community craft studio that teaches everything from woodworking, to robotics.
Plus, explore more business insights first-hand at a dozen other unique venues in Boston with our exclusive Future Festival book!
Innovation Conference Locations
Home to the inspiring minds of many Harvard, MIT, and Northeastern University grads, Boston has no shortage of innovation and creativity. As a result, the city is awash with entrepreneurs and innovators looking for a way to shake up their respective industries. This is particularly true when it comes to the tech sector, which benefits from Boston’s more affordable real estate -- unlike established hubs such as New York City and Silicon Valley. Indeed, you can witness this flurry of creativity in real time just by visiting promising business hotspots located near the venue where the Boston Business Conference is set to take place.
We are currently living through history's highest ever rate of change, and seemingly far off innovations will be here sooner than we think. In this session, Jeremy will prepare you for the Super Future, where AI, VR, and other evolving technologies could soon reign supreme.
Forecasting Micro-Generational Desire
Generational thinking gets an update through a new approach to segmentation. Deep-dive the Micro-Generations to uncover the answer to what today’s consumer truly desires and why.
Rewriting the Rules of Retail
Inspect the motivations behind consumers’ purchasing behaviors and what it means to offer a purposeful retail experience. What can you do to become more customer-centric?
Unpacking Consumer Behaviour
Learn how opposing trends are competing to shape consumer psychology and behavior. How is your brand plugging into major cultural shifts?
Cracking the Leisure Code
To learn what consumers really want, look no further than what they do in their free time. Find out what motivates consumer leisure choices and what they mean for your business.
Marketing in the Crisis of Authenticity
Explore how marketing has changed to reach an age where traditional tactics no longer exist. What is the best way to capture the attention of a consumer who craves authenticity?
Future-Proofing Work Culture
Deep-dive the new definition of work/life balance using Trend Hunter’s Innovation Assessment. What does today’s consumer – perhaps even your own employees – consider a good corporate culture?
Innovating Through Ritual
Explore case studies of how the most innovative people productionize out-of-the-box thinking within their teams. Are our imagined orders helping or hurting innovation? How can you create new ones?
Networking + After-Party
2020 Tour Schedule - Theme: Innovating Through Chaos
1 Ticket Upgraded to VIP (Includes 1 Custom Trend Report)
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NOTES: All prices are in USD. All ticket sales are final. However, if you notify us by email at least 1 week advance, tickets are transferable to other coworkers or events within 1 year.
Custom reports with the purchase of a VIP ticket are limited to a maximum of 1 report per brand and 1 report per purchase. Bonus Custom Reports must be requested between now and 45 days after the event. Conference details are subject to change.
Updated Refund Policy
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As the situation surrounding COVID-19 changes daily, we have updated our refund policy so that you can feel totally confident when purchasing an event ticket.
What happens if my event gets rescheduled?
If your event gets rescheduled to a future date, you will have a choice between the following options:
Transfer your ticket to the newly scheduled date
Transfer your ticket to any other 1-Day event in a different city (within a 1-year period)
Gain access to our Future Festival Virtual event option (+ 3 months of access to Trend Hunter’s eLearning Platform for General ticket holders)
What happens if my event gets canceled?
If your event is canceled with no future scheduled date, you will be entitled to the alternate ticket options above or a full refund.