To concentrate: digital transformation, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, internet of things, blockchain, enterprise technology trends, business process automation and sustainability.
When it comes to condensing complex data and trends into digestible infographics, no one does it better than Antonio Grasso. With over 240,000 Twitter followers, Antonio Grasso is one of the most retweeted digital transformation thought leaders on the platform. In addition to being a dominant voice on social media, Antonio Grasso is also CEO and founder of Digital Business Innovation srl, a boutique consulting firm.
To concentrate: futurism, customer experience, scaling innovation, digital leadership, web3, creativity, cognitive enterprise, business automation, humanizing AI, driving digital transformations
A digital anthropologist and futurist, Brian Solis has built his career on his ability to translate technology trends into actionable strategic insights. In addition to frequently speaking at technology conferences around the world, Solis has also published 9 books, dozens of research papers, and countless articles. As a Saleforces Global Innovation Evangelist, much of Solis’ recent work has centered around customer experience and marketing transformation. However, as one of the leading futurists in the tech industry, he also produces solid content regarding emerging technologies, navigating disruption, and transformational leadership.
To concentrate: Intelligent automation, digital transformation, RPA, transformational leadership, continuous improvement, the future of business process automation, hyperautomation, digital strategy
The man who literally wrote the book on intelligent automation, Ian Barkin has become one of the top industry voices on LinkedIn. In fact, he’s authored several LinkedIn trainings on intelligent automation, process mining, and RPA. A must-have for seasoned digital transformation veterans and newbies alike, Ian offers multiple perspectives in one: that of a seasoned digital transformation practitioner, innovation visionary, and technology investor.
To concentrate: digital transformation, organizational leadership, enterprise data management, sustainability, data ethics, digital strategy development, change management, cybersecurity, applied machine learning, artificial intelligence trends, business process automation
Does the last name sound familiar to you? Continuing the family tradition, Linda Grasso founded DeltalogiX, a technology blog that focuses on digital transformation in particular, but also covers cybersecurity, sustainability, AI, data analytics and IoT. Follow Linda for viral infographics and how-to information on the latest trends in digital technology.
To concentrate: digital transformation, artificial intelligence, edge computing, enterprise technology trends, intelligent automation strategy, futurism, natural language processing, cloud computing, data management and governance
Technology industry analyst, speaker and business consultant Maribel Lopez has been helping companies “understand and navigate digital transformation” for more than two decades. In addition to hosting several podcasts and contributing to various publications, she is also the founder of Lopez Research, a market research and strategy consulting firm. For those looking to keep abreast of enterprise IT trends, emerging technologies, and organizational design.
To concentrate: digital transformation for good, digital marketing, sustainability, tech ethics, leadership, global collaboration, change management, customer focus, innovation trends
As Group Director of Digital Marketing and Digital Transformation at Thales, Hamilton Mann “leads the implementation of the Group’s cross-functional digital initiatives to drive innovation and business growth by making experimentation the norm”. In addition to leading marketing transformation efforts in 68 countries for Thales, Mann is also the founder of the Digital Transformation Club. A sort of MasterClass on how digital can be used to serve society, The Digital Transformation Club regularly publishes interviews with business leaders, entrepreneurs, civil servants and academics.
Mr Nadia Vincent
To concentrate: digital transformation, artificial intelligence, sustainable innovation, physical automation, digital leadership, business innovation, global perspectives, cultural transformation, change management, personal development
As a tech expert and executive leadership coach, Nadia doesn’t just post about the latest industry trends, she offers practical advice on how to lead them. In addition to being a regular speaker at industry events, Nadia is the author of two books: Leaving Digital Transformation and The Digital Transformation Success Formula.
Anthony J James
To concentrate: digital marketing, digital transformation, marketing, innovation trends, creativity, leadership, cutting edge change, global insights, martech
Currently CEO of Trinity Consulting, Anthony is an expert on the link between digital technology and business growth. Along with regularly posting inspirational quotes, Anthony also offers insightful advice on digital leadership, innovation commercialization, and business resilience.
To concentrate: executive leadership, workplace technology, HR transformation, future of work, cultural transformation, organizational psychology, startup trends
A former Google CHRO, Lazlo Bock has worked at the intersection of technology, people, and business for nearly two decades. He even published a sort of manifesto: Work Rules! Insights from Inside Google that will transform the way you live and lead. A regular contributor to Fortune, Forbes, and Yale Insights, Lazlo’s expertise lies in combining empathy, technology, and structure to maximize human performance.
To concentrate: data monetization, data transformation, artificial intelligence, data analytics, machine learning, startups, machine learning
No digital transformation strategy is complete without a strong enterprise data strategy. A former SAP chief evangelist and author of “Making Money Out Of Data”, Shailendra’s expertise lies in data and analytics. For those looking to monetize enterprise data as part of their digital transformation, it’s a must.
To concentrate: general tech reporting, investigative journalism, artificial intelligence research, tech industry news, autonomous vehicles, cyber risk, AI ethics, quantum computing, virtual reality, technology business
Ok, we admit it, calling Cade an “influencer” is a misinterpretation. In truth, Cade Metz is a veteran tech reporter for The New York Times. A trusted resource for general tech industry news as well as longer, more thoughtful investigative articles, Cade reports on everything from safety self-driving technology to quantum computing developments to so-called “cult-like religious cults” infiltrating Google’s ranks. Last year, he also published “Genius Makers: The Mavericks Who Bring AI to Google, Facebook, and the World,” a recent history of deep learning and artificial intelligence (AI).