Charlie Ang: Navigating the Future with a Visionary Business Futurist


Meet Charlie Ang, a distinguished Exponential Keynote Speaker, Business Futurist, Disruption Advisor, and Innovation Strategist, whose visionary insights propel organizations into the forefront of the rapidly evolving landscape.

Charlie Ang’s Biography:

Charlie obtained his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, graduating with First Class Honours from the University of Manchester (UK), followed by an MBA from the NUS Business School (Singapore). Then, he further honed his strategic foresight and innovation expertise at renowned institutions such as Singularity University in Silicon Valley, Oxford University’s Said Business School, and Stanford University.

Charlie’s professional journey includes serving as the Chief Innovation Officer of First Media Group, a Singapore-based regional communications, design, and educational agency. As the Founder of, a future-readiness agency, Charlie actively shapes the discourse on the impact of technology, disruption, and innovation on industries and economies.

His commitment to fostering innovation is evident through roles such as the Founding President of The Innovators Institute and as a Partner at KIATT, a global venture capital firm specializing in deep technology and commercial science.

Charlie Ang’s Keynote Topics


Charlie Ang’s expertise spans a wide range of critical topics poised to shape the future of business and technology:

  • Artificial Intelligence: Delving into the transformative power of AI and its implications for industries and professions.
  • Digital Transformation: Unraveling the strategies to thrive in the rapidly evolving digital landscape of the 4th Industrial Revolution.
  • Future of Business and Technology: Offering insights into the Fusion Era, Metaverse, and Web 3.0, and how these will reshape global industries.
  • Future of Work and Education: Anticipating the challenges and opportunities arising from the intersection of technology and human resources.
  • Technological and Digital Disruption: Providing a roadmap to navigate the disruptive forces reshaping industries.

Vision of Technology and the Future:

In Charlie’s view, the world is transitioning from the Digital Age to the Fusion Era. This monumental shift, characterized by cognitive, immersive, and trust technologies, marks the advent of the 4th Industrial Revolution, Metaverse, and Web 3.0. His deep impact keynote, “Transform to Win in a Chaotic World,” prepares organizations to thrive in this era of extreme global uncertainty.

Charlie Ang’s foresight extends to the impending FutureShockNow! where he explores the convergence of sci-fi into daily reality. This thought-provoking session serves as a wake-up call, urging organizations to pre-emptively address the impending 10X disruption set to transform industries.

Insights on the Future of Work:

As a thought leader on the Future of Work, Charlie foresees the impact of the Fourth Industrial Revolution on jobs and industries. His advice to individuals and organizations emphasizes adaptability, creativity, and constant learning as essential tools to navigate the challenges of automation and technological displacement.

Why Book Charlie Ang as a keynote speaker

Charlie Ang is not merely a speaker; he is a guide into the uncharted territories of the future. His engaging style, coupled with a profound understanding of exponential trends, positions him as a catalyst for innovation and transformation. By booking Charlie Ang, organizations ensure they will be equipped with the foresight and strategies needed to not only survive but thrive in the face of disruptive change.

In the “Ask Futurist Anything” session, Charlie opens the floor for a dynamic and interactive exploration of the 4th Industrial Revolution, Geopolitical Disorder, and Climate Crisis. Attendees can directly engage with this renowned expert, gaining valuable insights tailored to their specific queries.

Charlie Ang is a beacon guiding organizations through the complexities of technological disruption, positioning himself at the forefront of the future. To stay ahead in the 2020s and beyond, booking Charlie Ang is a must; invest in the future of your business and be prepared for tomorrow.