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Jack Uldrich - Allan P. Kirby Lecture Series - Spring 2014

The Allan P. Kirby Center Lecture Series in Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship & The Family Business Alliance Presents:

Jack UldrichJack Uldrich
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.

Topic:

"Why Future Trends Will Demand Unlearning"

Location:
Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Performing Arts

Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Contact: (570) 408-4330

About The Speaker:
A renowned global futurist and the author of eleven books, including the award-winning, bestsellers - The Next Big Thing is Really Small: How Nanotechnology will Change the Future of Your Business; Jump the Curve: 50 Strategies to Help Your Company Stay Ahead of Technology and Higher Unlearning: 39 Post-Requisite Lessons for Achieving a Successful Future. His most recentbook is: Foresight 20/20: A Futurist Explores the Trends Transforming Tomorrow. 

Jack is the founder and "chief unlearning officer" of The School of Unlearning - an international leadership, change management and technology consultancy dedicated to helping business, governments, and non-profit organizations prepare for and profit from periods of profound transformation. Clients include Fortune 100 companies, venture capital firms and state and regional governments. Uldrich is also a regular contributor on emerging techonologies and future trends for a number of publications, including The Wall Street Journal, Leader to Leader, The Futurist, BusinessWeek, The Scientist, CityBusiness, The Futures Research Quarterly, and TechStation Central.

Jack is a frequent speaker on the technology, change management and leadership lecture circuits, and has addressed numerous businesses, trade associations and investment groups around the world, including IBM, Cisco, USAA, General Electric, Wipro, PepsiCo, United Healthcare, SouthernCompany, Novo Nordisk, Verizon, General Mills, Pfizer, and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He is also a regular guest on CNBC, MSNBC and CNN.

Uldrich, a former naval intelligence officer and Defense Department official, also served as the Director of the Minnesota Office of Strategic and Long Range Planning under Governor Jesse Ventura.

 


 

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