Jack keeps a pulse on shifts in technology, providing him the foresight to help industry leaders understand how emerging technologies impact their digital ecosystem - and how these technologies are practically applied both today and tomorrow. From small and mid-sized businesses to such Fortune 500 organizations as Mercedes Benz USA, GE, Coca-Cola, IBM, Oracle, and SAP, he has advised executives informing them regarding critical business needs.
Jack is well-versed to speak on other progressive topics including Digital Transformation; eCommerce, Mobile Commerce, and Omni Commerce; eProcurement and Supply Chain Management; and the Future of Manufacturing and Distribution.
A prominent global voice and author of three books on emerging technologies, Jack has delivered over 1,000 keynote presentations and executive forums in 26 countries and every state across the U.S. He is a Yale University graduate and holds a Kellogg MBA degree specializing in Finance and Marketing.
With a deep understanding of how emerging technologies create disruption while enabling innovation, Jack has developed expertise in many areas. Virtual and on-site programs are available.
- Creating Your Digital Transformation Strategy
Digital Transformation means rethinking your business ecosystems, your business model, and your business processes before applying leading edge digital technologies. Jack shares examples of organizations that have done that and a time-tested approach for a successful Digital Transformation strategy.
- Managing Change In Disruptive Times
By definition living in disruptive times seems to defy an organization’s ability to manage change. Emerging technologies can quickly redefine long-established industries, and tweets from powerful politicians can stand markets and supply chains on their heads. Jack lays out a proven methodology for managing change in disruptive times that responds to short-term disruptions, and keeps the long-term strategic objectives on track.
- Innovation, Technology, and the Post-Pandemic Future
As the world recovers from the Pandemic, businesses are having to rethink their business models, processes, and technologies in light of multiple on-going disruptions. Jack shares detailed scenarios demonstrating how Digital Transformation will enable the kinds of radical innovations needed to anticipate and manage disruptive changes. He describes Dynamic Transformational Planning, a proven methodology to maintain operations and manage current and potential disruptions while still achieving long-term strategic objectives.
- Transformational Leadership: Strategic Planning in Times of Crisis and Uncertainty
The world is changing at an accelerating pace –Pandemics, Climate Change, emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence. Some suggest this means the end of planning – that you can only react. But there’s a better way– Dynamic Transformational Planning (DTP). With DTP, we structure flexible Plans and Goals to anticipate near-term disruptions while still progressing toward our long-term objectives. In this program, Jack Shaw shows you how to structure your Dynamic Transformational Plan to thrive in this turbulent environment.
- 3D Printing: Revolutionizing Industries
As the newest, most powerful manufacturing technique, 3D printing is driving the next industrial revolution. When integrated with other emerging technologies, it makes a huge economic impact – and not just on manufacturers. Explore its role in the digital economy and where it is headed across society as a whole in the next decade of digital transformation.
- IoT is the Future of Everything
From connected cars to smart cities, the Internet of Things has a life of its own beyond computers and standard mobile devices. As IoT transforms, is your business fine-tuned to truly use this technology effectively? Are you aware of how IoT in 2025 will impact your business?
- 5G: The Opportunities and the Challenges
5G means much more than just faster video downloads. Think robotic surgery from the other side of the globe. Or, combined with AI and blockchain, manufacturing plants that reconfigure their factory floors in real time as a response to changes in demand at retail! Jack will show you how 5G will impact both your business and industry, as well as share how to develop your 5G strategy for a sustainable competitive advantage.
- Extracting Real Value from Artificial Intelligence
AI is already transforming business, society, and the world, but so far it has only scratched the surface. As we move from self-driving vehicles to self-optimizing systems to self-configuring business landscapes, we’ll see changes that dwarf what we’ve experienced to date. Jack shares real-world examples and company wins revealing how cutting-edge businesses’ AI implementations will reduce costs, improve service, and spark innovation.
- The Blockchain Transformation
How blockchain-enabled digital transformation will evolve your business, your industry, and the world. Jack uncovers the origins of Blockchain, how it works, the impact it has on business (today and tomorrow), and the legal and financial implications as well as opportunities to design a future-proof plan that enables continued success across corporate ecosystems.