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Jack Uldrich is the author of the award-winning, bestseller, “The Next Big Thing is Really Small: How Nanotechnology Will Change the Future of Your Business”, and president of The NanoVeritas Group—an international leadership and technology consultancy dedicated to helping business, government, and non-profit organizations prepare for and profit from the emerging field of nanotechnology.

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Jack Uldrich is a renowned global futurist, independent scholar, sought-after business speaker, and best-selling author. His books include the best-selling, The Next Big Thing is Really Small: How Nanotechnology Will Change the Future of Your Business, and the award-winning, Into the Unknown: Leadership Lessons from Lewis & Clark's Daring Westward Expedition.

Mr. Uldrich's other written works have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The Futurist, Future Quarterly Research, The Wall Street Reporter, Leader to Leader, Management Quarterly, and hundreds of other newspapers and publications around the country. He also writes a daily column on emerging technologies for The Motley Fool, and is a frequent guest of the media worldwide -- having appeared on CNN, MSNBC, and National Public Radio on numerous occasions.        

In addition to speaking on future trends, emerging technologies, innovation, change management and leadership, Uldrich is a leading expert on assisting businesses adapt. He has served as an advisor to Fortune 1000 companies and is noted for his ability to deliver provocative, new perspectives on competitive advantage, organizational change and transformational leadership.        

Highly regarded for his unique ability to present complex information in an entertaining, understandable and digestible manner that stays with his audiences long afterwards, Uldrich has spoken to hundreds of businesses and organizations, including General Electric, General Mills, the Young Presidents Organization (YPO), Pfizer, Invitrogen, St. Jude Medical, AG Schering, Imation, Fairview Hospitals, Touchstone Energy, The Insurance Service Organization, The National Kitchen & Bath Association, The National Paint & Coatings Association and dozens more.        

Jack Uldrich is also known for his willingness to work with clients well in advance of his presentations in order to deliver highly tailored presentations that are guaranteed to help his clients not only profit today, but continue to prosper long into the future.



The Exponential Executive: Eight Essential Elements for Exploiting an Explosive Economy.  This topic, which is the basis of a book by the same name to be released in 2007 by Adams Media, explores how exponential trends in information technology, biotechnology and nanotechnology, are all converging at this unique moment in history and lays out eight skills people can use to navigate and survive in this era of unparalleled change.

The Next Big Thing is Really Small: How Nanotechnology Will Change the Future of Your Business. This topic, which is taken from his 2003 besting-selling book of the same name, can be tailored for almost any audience or industry. In the past year, Uldrich has spoken to a variety of groups in the health care, pharmaceutical, energy, educational, agricultural, food, insurance and computer industries about nanotechnology’s impending impact on their businesses.

Investing in Nanotechnology: Think Small, Win Big. This topic, which is the title of Uldrich’s book, is ideal for audiences in the investment or financial services industries who are looking to profit from emerging trends. 

The Exponential Economy: Eight Emerging Trends in Technology. This presentation focuses on how advances in computers, data storage, bandwidth, genome sequencing, brain scanning technology, robotics, software, and nanotechnology are all converging to redefine the business landscape.

The following tailored presentations are also available:

           The Future of Health Care

           The Future of the Pharmaceutical Industry

           The Future of Manufacturing

           The Future of Retail

           The Future of the Financial Service Industry

           The Future of the Insurance Industry

           The Future of Energy

           The Future of Telecommunications


Into the Unknown: Leadership Lesson from Lewis & Clark’s Daring Westward Adventure. Adapted from his book of the same name, Uldrich tells the amazing story of Lewis & Clark’s amazing Journey of Discovery and explains what today’s businesses can still learn from these explorers' trek into the unknown.

Five-star Leadership. Taken from his awarding-winning book on American’s greatest 5-star general, George C. Marshall, this talk explores the leadership principles of the man Winston Churchill called “The Last Great American.”

Common Sense, Uncommon Wisdom. Adapted from his full length article, “The Extraordinary Leadership of Benjamin Franklin, in the Fall 2005 edition of Leader to Leader, this talk outlines what businesses and individuals can still learn from one of America’s greatest scientist, businessman, diplomat, politician and Founding Father.


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