Ben Hammersley
Global Futurist
Principal of Hammersley Futures
United States

Ben Hammersley is a global futurist, based in Los Angeles. He works as an advisor and consult to large corporations and government departments, on the changes to business and the world brought about by technology and the digital networks. Previously, he was Editor at Large of WIRED, he‘s now Contributing Editor, presenter on BBC radio and television, including BBC World and Netflix’s “Cybercrime with Ben Hammersley”, the author of 5 books, a war correspondent, and software developer. In an article for The Guardian in 2004, he invented the word “Podcast”, for which is quite sorry.