2017 Keynote Speaker: Steve Brown
Oregon Connections: Networks of the Future
is an accomplished speaker, author, strategist, and executive coach, and is the former futurist and chief evangelist at Intel Corporation. With 30 years of experience in high tech that spans research, engineering, marketing, manufacturing, and management,
Steve helps companies to decode the future and then build winning strategies designed
to create new value, optimize operations, and take full advantage of the latest technology platforms.
Steve writes and speaks in plain language on how continued advances in computing will
intersect business, cultural and human trends to create new opportunities, and new challenges.
Steve holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Engineering degrees in Micro-electronic Systems
Engineering from Manchester University. Steve has been featured on BBC, CNN, Bloomberg TV,
ABC News, Wired, WSJ:Digits, CBS, and many other media outlets. He was born in the U.K.
and became a U.S. citizen in 2008. He lives with his wife in Portland, Oregon.
You can learn more about Steve at baldfuturist.com
. You can also follow him on Twitter (@baldfuturist) and on Facebook (www.fb.com/baldfuturist).