Digital Disruption Keynote Speaker for the Publishing 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 publishing industry, Global Speaking Fellow, and author of five books, he captivates audiences across the globe.

Keynote topics:

  • Harnessing Disruptive innovation in Tomorrow's Publishing industry
  • Embracing Disruption in the Publishing industry: Driving Transformation and Growth
  • The Power of Disruption: AI, Blockchain, and the Metaverse


"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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Chart your path in the digital landscape with a Digital Disruption Keynote Speaker, adept in the publishing industry.

Disruption: A New Era in Publishing

The publishing world is not immune to the wave of digital disruption. As a Digital Disruption Keynote Speaker, presenting the blueprint of this new era is a primary focus. Technologies like AI, blockchain, and AR/VR are driving a seismic shift, altering the very core of how content is created, distributed, and consumed. Authors are turning into entrepreneurs, digital platforms are breaking geographical barriers, and readers are seeking interactive and personalized experiences. The notion of 'publishing' is being redefined, and the industry must evolve to keep pace. It's not just about surviving the disruption, but harnessing it to innovate and grow.

Transformative Technologies in Publishing

The role of technology in shaping the future of publishing cannot be overstated. As a Digital Disruption Keynote Speaker, emphasis is on demystifying these transformative technologies and showing how they are being, and can be, applied in the publishing world. AI has the potential to alter content creation and curation, with automated content becoming increasingly sophisticated. Blockchain offers new ways to manage intellectual property rights and create transparent, efficient distribution channels. AR/VR enables the creation of immersive, interactive content that elevates the reading experience. These are not just trends, but game-changers that are redefining the rules of the industry.

The ripple effects of digital disruption in publishing extend to business models as well. Traditional models centered on print and retail distribution are being challenged by digital platforms, self-publishing, and subscription models. As a Digital Disruption Keynote Speaker, focus is on showcasing innovative business models and strategies that leverage digital technologies to achieve sustainability and growth in the disrupted landscape. Blockchain, for instance, can enable a shift towards decentralized publishing, offering a more equitable distribution of revenues. AI and data analytics can help understand reader behaviors, enabling targeted marketing and sales strategies.

innovating Business Models in Publishing

The future of publishing will be written by those who can successfully navigate the wave of digital disruption. As a Digital Disruption Keynote Speaker, a vision is provided for what that future could look like and how to get there. Fostering a culture of innovation, investing in digital capabilities, and aligning business models with the digital economy are key. It's about embracing the transformation, not resisting it. The goal is to help publishers see disruption not as a threat, but as an opportunity to redefine and reinvent themselves. By understanding and adapting to the new rules of the digital game, they can be the authors of their own future.

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.

Embracing the Future of Publishing

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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