Paul Papadimitriou


As a sought-after futurist keynote speaker, Paul inspires audiences on five continents, at major events and at Fortune 500 companies’ private gatherings. He has shared stages with leaders like President Barack Obama, Microsoft CEO Staya Nadella, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak and many others. Renowned for his chairmanship skills, he occasionally emcees extraordinary events.

Constantly on the move, flying around the planet, he witness what the technological revolution actually means for the future of our youth, businesses, work, cultures and societies — the geopolitics of disruption. With this new reality, he architects innovation and marketing strategies for experiential journeys shaped around a new augmented, nomadic & tribal human. Known for building immersive digital experiences with a global footprint — he successfully translates the world of new technologies into experiential journeys shaped around a new augmented, nomadic & tribal consumer. His understanding of our time has appeared on The Economist, ABC, TF1 or the Japan Times. Organizations such as Microsoft, Conde Nast, eBay, Fujistu, Lagardere, SABMiller, EDF, Ubuntu, EY, Criteo, Siemens, Tumblr, the EU or the ITU have trusted him to challenge them.

He is the founder of Intelligencr, the global innovation scouting firm and creator of multiple shows such as the critically acclaimed Layovers, on air travel innovation, or Notion Capital, on the future of the enterprise.

Paul is a Swiss, a Greek and a Finn. He’s an air travel nerd and chocolate lover, who currently resides in London.