Scott Amyx - Speaker - By Promotivate Speaker Agency

Scott Amyx

Conference Speaker Scott Amyx - By Promotivate Speaker Agency

Scott Amyx

Author of best seller ‘Strive: How Doing the Things Most Uncomfortable Leads to Success’


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    Scott Amyx is the Managing Partner at Astor Perkins. He is also a Singularity University Smart City Accelerator, SXSW Pitch/Accelerator, IBM Futurist, Tribeca Disruptor Foundation Fellow, National Sloan Fellow, Wiley Author, Forbes New York Business Council Member, and the winner of various innovation awards.

    Astor Perkins is a deep tech and sustainability VC that backs innovators in solving some of the most difficult issues facing humanity both on earth and in space. The company looks at such issues as climate change mitigation and adaptation, longevity, human survival on earth and deep space, as well as the space economy. In a nutshell, it tackles some of the most difficult scientific, engineering, and technical issues faced across the globe.

    A global thought leader on breakthrough innovation, smart cities, and the Fourth Industrial Revolution,  Scott Amyx is the recipient of the Cloud and DevOps World Award for Most Innovative. He was also voted Top Global Exponential Technologies Expert by Inc. Magazine, HP Enterprise, and Postscapes. He was nominated as a committee member for the World Economic Forum’s Future of the Internet and nominated by the Republic of Korea to present at the ITU Telecom World, United Nations.

    Various governments, multinationals, and international consulting firms rely on Scott Amyx to provide insights on the globally changing innovation landscape.

    The bestselling author of Strive: How Doing the Things Most Uncomfortable Leads to Success, Scott Amyx regularly features in various media. These include radio programs, television, and the likes of TIMES, The Washington Post, New York Times, WIRED, TechCrunch, Inc., Chicago Tribune, IBM Big Data & Analytics, and many more.

    Scott Amyx – Speaker

    A deep tech venture capitalist, Scott Amyx invests in some of the most cutting-edge technologies around. These include quantum computers, space, climate tech, longevity, and autonomy. An innovation expert, he understands the benefits of exponential technologies while recognising the need for human change management within organisations. His keynotes address people’s greatest fears about these technologies and how both they and their organisations can go about harnessing the potential while addressing concerns about human displacement. His areas of expertise include the following:

    Scott Amyx lives in the USA and presents in English.

    Speaking Topics

    • “We all know or have read stories of people who seem to rise from the ashes or come out of nowhere to achieve success. Strive points out that most of these individuals were not extraordinary by nature but extraordinary by action.”

      Forbes

    • Scott Amyx “We all know or have read stories of people who seem to rise from the ashes or come out of nowhere to achieve success. Strive points out that most of these individuals were not extraordinary by nature but extraordinary by action.”
      5 / 5
    • "The true alchemy of Strive is that it combines, great storytelling, great anecdotes, and some pretty profound insights. No question Scott Amyx's key takeaway is to get comfortable being uncomfortable… or perhaps find yourself a different journey. Learning to live perpetually outside your comfort zone is perhaps a condition precedent for success -- the special sauce for cooking up ideas that will change the world."

      Tribeca Film Festival

    • Scott Amyx "The true alchemy of Strive is that it combines, great storytelling, great anecdotes, and some pretty profound insights. No question Scott Amyx's key takeaway is to get comfortable being uncomfortable… or perhaps find yourself a different journey. Learning to live perpetually outside your comfort zone is perhaps a condition precedent for success -- the special sauce for cooking up ideas that will change the world."
      5 / 5
    • "Great article in Forbes today on how space tech innovation will impact the rural sector. With agriculture purportedly the next frontier for space tech, Scott Amyx's keynote address at AgriFutures evokeAG will be one to watch."

      Ben Barlow, Managing Director, New Edge Microbials

    • Scott Amyx "Great article in Forbes today on how space tech innovation will impact the rural sector. With agriculture purportedly the next frontier for space tech, Scott Amyx's keynote address at AgriFutures evokeAG will be one to watch."
      5 / 5
    • “Engaging!”

      Tigo

    • Scott Amyx “Engaging!”
      5 / 5
    • “Scott has his finger on the pulse!”

      Amazon

    • Scott Amyx “Scott has his finger on the pulse!”
      5 / 5