Thomas Frey

Thomas Frey is the executive director and senior futurist at the DaVinci Institute and currently Google’s top-rated futurist speaker.  At the Institute, he has developed original research studies, enabling him to speak on unusual topics, translating trends into unique opportunities. Tom continually pushes the envelope of understanding, creating fascinating images of the world to come.  His talks on futurist topics have captivated people ranging from high level of government officials to executives in Fortune 500 companies including NASA, IBM, AT&T, Hewlett-Packard, Unilever, GE, Blackmont Capital, Lucent Technologies, First Data, Boeing, Ford Motor Company, Qwest, Allied Signal, Hunter Douglas, Direct TV, Capital One, National Association of Federal Credit Unions, STAMATS, Bell Canada, American Chemical Society, Times of India, Leaders in Dubai, and many more. Before launching the DaVinci Institute, Tom spent 15 years at IBM as an engineer and designer where he received over 270 awards, more than any other IBM engineer.

Articles by Thomas Frey

Government disrupt, take two
Change is coming

The futurist: Disrupting government
Why countries will soon sompete for citizens

More mind-blowing “situational futuring” scenarios
The last 22

The futurist: 44 mind-blowing “situational futuring” scenarios
The first 22

The futurist: Countdown to the crash
The power of Artificial Intelligence to destroy the stock market

Three more radical trends behind the hotel of the future
Magic payments are coming

The futurist: Six radical trends redefining the hotel of the future
Part One

The futurist: Betting on your future self
What would you have told you five years ago?

The futurist: Power in space
Looking to the skies for long-term answers

The futurist: Disposable houses
Disruptive technology and real estate's future

More on our collision path with the future
We create it, and it creates us

The futurist: Our collision path with the future
And human enlightenment

More on which requires more faith:
Science or religion?

The futurist: Which requires more faith:
Science or religion?

The futurist: The “Great Barrier Backlash”
Exposing the ethical gray zone

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