James Taylor is an award-winning speaker and internationally recognized leader in creativity and innovation. For over 20 years, he has been teaching entrepreneurs, educators, corporate leaders, writers and rockstars how to unlock creativity, accelerate innovation, and adapt to change.
As the founder of SuperCreativityU, SpeakersU and host of The SuperCreativity Podcast and TV Show, he’s taught thousands of individuals in over 120 countries through his online courses, books, videos and keynote speeches.
Today James Taylor provides speaking, consulting and executive coaching services to many of the Fortune 500 including Apple, Visa, UPS, Dell Technologies, IBM, Cisco, McDonalds and Johnson & Johnson. An in-demand business creativity expert, he has been featured in countless media outlets and was the subject of a 30 minute BBC documentary about his life and work.
James is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts (F.R.S.A.) whose Fellows have included global innovators and leaders including President Benjamin Franklin, Sir Tim Berners-Lee, Bob Dylan, Adam Smith, Nelson Mandela and Professor Stephen Hawking.
An award-winning entrepreneur and international keynote speaker in Dubai UAE James Taylor has travelled the world for over 20 years, from Doha to Singapore, to deliver tailored, insightful, content-rich and highly visual keynote presentations to various audiences from Europe, Asia, Middle East and the United States.
An in-demand expert in creativity, innovation, leadership and marketing, Taylor has collaborated throughout his career with famous multi-national companies and organizations including Sony, Johnson & Johnson, Yamaha, Bertelsmann and Apple, offering them advice on how to maximize, market and monetize their creativity.
He has also engaged on one-on-one coaching with some of the world’s most creative individuals, ranging from corporate leaders to entrepreneurs to educators, writers, or music artists.
James Taylor was a fantastic keynote speaker. His presentation was an insightful and entertaining closing keynote for the event audience. James also hosted a small group presentation for the G3 Company Sales Meeting earlier in the year that was also great. If you are looking for a speaker to inspire your employees to “reclaim their creativity” look no further than James Taylor.Kristi Kawana, Events & Marketing Director, G3 Communications
CREATIVITY KEYNOTE SPEAKER – JAMES TAYLOR
Business is changing at the speed of light. Exponential technologies like artificial intelligence and robotics are creating new disruptive business models almost overnight. In this age of disruption there is
ONE distinctively human competitive advantage that you and your team must leverage…. your Creativity.
LEADERSHIP – 60% of Global CEO’s polled by IBM cited ‘Creativity’ as THE most important leadership quality in business today.
CHANGE – 47% of jobs are at risk from automation, mostly those roles that don’t require creativity.
SKILLS – The World Economic Forum says that ‘Creativity’ will be the third most important job skill required by 2020.
CULTURE – Only 39% of people in the today’s workforce consider themselves to be creative!
SUPERCREATIVITY™: AUGMENTING HUMAN CREATIVITY IN THE AGE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
Topic: Creativity, Innovation, Change, Artificial Intelligence
Perfect for: Global Conferences, Client-Facing Events, Corporate Meetings, AssociationsBusiness is changing at the speed of light. Today exponential technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning are creating new disruptive business models almost overnight.
In this new world, one where McKinsey & Co predict that 45 percent of jobs will be automated in the next 20 years, there is one distinctly human competitive advantage you and your people must leverage – your creativity.
In this tailored, entertaining and highly visual one-of-a-kind keynote, James Taylor takes the audience on a journey to discover the backstage secrets of the world’s most creative individuals and innovative organizations. Your audience will learn:
What disruptive technologies such as artificial intelligence mean for you, your team and your industry.
Which job roles in your industry are most at risk from automation.
Why China’s richest man believes ‘creativity’ is the most important skill you need to develop to survive and thrive in the age of disruption.
The simple five step process for developing creative thinking skills.
How to lead innovative teams and foster a creative culture to increase innovation ROI.
How to use the new science of ‘Augmented Creativity’ to generate, evaluate, develop and implement more ideas, more quickly.
Top in-person and virtual emcees and hosts have never been more in-demand but selecting the right one can be a challenge.
Done well, in-person or virtual conferences, meetings and events can be a highly effective way to inspire, inform and educate your clients, prospects and employees. However we’ve all had to sit through those rather long and boring conferences, summits, webinars and events which quite frankly deliver a very low return on investment in terms of time and money.
As an in-person or virtual emcee, host, panel moderator and podcast host James Taylor has interviewed over 750 CEO’s, celebrities, New York Times bestselling authors, speakers, academics and experts including Jack Canfield, Sally Hogshead and Guy Kawasaki.
James Taylor has emceed intimate events for 25 senior leaders all the way through to large multi-speaker in-person, virtual and hybrid conferences with 10,000+ attendees.
The experienced choice for
- Conferences and Summits
- Fireside Chats
- Panel Moderation