Digital Awareness Speaker for the Leisure industry

Dr Mark van Rijmenam, CSP

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A visionary strategic futurist, Dr. Mark van Rijmenam, CSP, informs organizations about the transformative nature, potential, and dangers of AI, the metaverse, and other emerging technologies. As a celebrated keynote speaker in the leisure industry, Global Speaking Fellow, and author of five books, he captivates audiences across the globe.

Keynote topics:

  • Navigating Digital Disruption in Tomorrow's Leisure industry
  • AI, the Metaverse, and the Future of the Leisure industry
  • Staying Ahead in the Digital Age: Strategies for Success


"This was an awe-inspiring session with Mark van Rijmenam and Nestlé leaders We are very grateful for him sparking curiosity and sharing a glimpse of what the metaverse entails, and the fact that some elements are not tomorrow but today."

- Gonzalo Vega Center of Learning and Inspiration - Rive Reine - Nestlé

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Let Mark van Rijmenam, a renowned Digital Awareness Speaker, guide you through the impact and opportunities of digital technology in the leisure industry.

Understanding the Digital Landscape

With the rapid advances in technology, understanding the digital landscape is pivotal to the success of any business in the leisure industry. Mark van Rijmenam, a seasoned Digital Awareness Speaker, brings to light the trends and technologies shaping the future of leisure. His profound knowledge of digital developments and their applications in the leisure and hospitality industry equips businesses with insights to leverage technology for operational efficiency and superior customer service. From AI-powered recommendation systems to IoT-enabled personalization, Mark uncovers how these technologies can be used to delight customers and stay competitive.

Reimagining Customer Experience with AI

The leisure industry thrives on delivering memorable experiences. Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to take this a step further by enabling hyper-personalization. Mark presents compelling cases of how AI can be used to understand customer preferences, improve recommendations, and provide personalized service. He also addresses the ethical considerations and challenges that come with AI implementation, providing actionable insights on how to navigate these complexities.

The integration of blockchain technology in the leisure industry can enhance security, transparency, and customer trust. Mark highlights how blockchain can secure transactions, manage customer rewards programs, and validate the authenticity of reviews. He presents case studies of successful blockchain applications, offering insights into overcoming adoption challenges and potential pitfalls.

Blockchain for Secure Transactions

Mark discusses the pivotal role of the internet of Things (IoT) in creating personalized experiences in the leisure industry. He elaborates on how data collected from IoT devices can be used to tailor services to individual preferences, enhancing customer satisfaction. Mark also discusses the privacy implications of IoT data collection and strategies to ensure data security.

I am dedicated to empowering the next generation of leaders to navigate the rapidly changing landscape of technology and innovation. I pride myself on being a relatable and informative speaker with a proven track record of success.

The Role of IoT in Personalized Experiences

Ready to explore how my keynote can elevate your event? I'm here to deliver an unforgettable experience. Based in Sydney, Australia, I'm eager to discuss your vision and tailor my expertise to your needs. To get started, you can book a meeting through my calendar, complete the form below or reach me directly via WhatsApp or call for urgent requests at +61451001320

I'll respond within 24 hours, and we can begin planning an extraordinary event together.

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