Leading female Futurist & Ecocentrist, Author, Keynote, Adviser & Presenter
K D Adamson argues that the most important relationship we have is with the future, and the future has gotten stuck in the past.
Pinpointing the cherished societal and business certainties set to be dismantled as an accelerating global syndemic distorts our understanding of intrinsic value, she fundamentally reframes the future that could, and should, replace them.
An adviser, presenter, keynote speaker, writer & amp; film-maker, whose performances have been likened to a TED talk on steroids, she is a global authority on the sustainable transformation of business and future value creation and an expert in organizational transformation, ESG, leadership, technology & amp; digitalization and the blue, green and circular economies.
Her stellar client list spans every continent and industry, including major global brands, multinationals, governments, non-profits, and NGOs.
Her live performances are consistently described as inspirational, mind-blowing and empowering by audiences who respond to her energy, humour, warmth, and charisma on stage. Event organizers appreciate her professionalism, attention to detail, high production values and collaborative attitude to delivering an exceptional experience for their audience.
K D Adamson has delivered keynotes to all kinds of global audiences spanning continents and cultures and in both existing and emerging industry sectors.
The breadth of her knowledge and themes enables her to tailor each keynote to its specific audience with ease. She is consistently delighting clients with her ability to take big future thinking and make it relevant to their industry sector, niche, theme, and audience.
High-impact visuals and powerful content combined with her signature energy, charisma, and dynamism on stage add up to memorable performances which continue to resonate with audiences, often for years afterwards.
NOBLEIZATION – The future of business
The dawning of a New Moral Age where profit is not the only metric is undermining the foundations of business. ESG, Agility, purpose-led business and the blue, green and circular economy will all be crucial. The future is not globalization but nobleization, and it demands a bold vision inspired by purpose, articulated authentically, executed consistently and translated effectively into sustainable, generative momentum. From re-booting digital transformation to re-calibrating value, re-imagining competition to re-defining innovation companies must create holistic and dynamic sustainable transformation strategies, which are resistant to prolonged uncertainty and encompass not just technology and digitalization but cultural resilience and depth.
Age of Undiscovery
The future has gotten stuck in the past, but old certainties are crumbling and what replaces them won’t be determined by technology.
Taking the Red Pill
Most data isn’t new, and it’s used to sell us stuff. Covid-19 exposed how little we really know, and the opportunity for us to change that.
The Global Syndemic
A synergy of co-occurring epidemics in economics, health, ecology, and technology means our global system is about to stall.
The global economy was a great start-up, but it won’t scale, so innovation has to be jettisoned in favour of invention.
The New Moral Age
Purpose, eligibility, equity and business value are being redefined by zero-tolerance New Crusaders for our New Moral Age.
The Ashes & The Flame
A New Value Nexus, causative leadership, ESG, and the Great P.I.V.O.T is about to make legacy business culture and leadership obsolete.
FREE is a four-letter word abused by the global Suggestion Economy destroying our collective understanding of value and values.
The WHealth Ecosystem
Food, health, and finance are market failures unfit for the New Moral Age, Caveat Venditor will create a net-new WHealth ecosystem.