Amelia Kallman is a highly regarded futurist, speaker and author who has been named one of the ‘Top 25 Women in the Metaverse’ and ‘Top 20 World-Leading Futurist Speakers 2024’.
Specialising in technology, innovation, and the emerging opportunities and risks associated with AI, XR, the metaverse, and Web 3.0, Amelia empowers organisations to navigate innovation, build strategies and make informed decisions about the future.
She regularly consults for a number of Fortune 500 companies, with clients including Unilever, Puma, Avixa, PWC, Allianz, Lloyd’s, Red Bull, TD Synnex, and the UK Parliament.
Amelia makes the complex accessible, empowering her audiences with the foundational knowledge, context, and language they need. She leaves her audiences feeling inspired, with actionable insights they can apply immediately.
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Amelia Kallman didn’t start her career in the tech industry but in a theatrical background, beginning her technology career by chance in in 2013 when working for a creative technology agency. Here she progressed to become their Global Head of Innovation.
She believes it is the fact she has come from a non-traditional technology background that enables her to have the talent for making the complex accessible.
While sharing her expertise with many Fortune 500 companies, Amelia also shares her wisdom and knowledge online, hosting XR Star, a regular podcast discussing all things Extended Reality as well as her YouTube series Blockchain in the Metaverse. Her writing is also often featured in WIRED UK, Forbes, IBC, and The Huffington Post.
Telling her experiences opening China’s first Burlesque club, Amelia published her first book The Diary of a Shanghai Showgirl in 2015.
Amelia is a futurist expert who specialises in AI, XR, the metaverse, and Web 3.0. She takes the complex and makes it accessible. She tailors her keynote speeches to the needs of the organisation and audience. Recent speaking topics have included the following:
● Generative AI & the Future of…
● Opportunities, Risks, & Realities: AI, the Metaverse, & Beyond
● Future of the Customer Relationship
● MetaHybrid Working & the Impact of AI
● Future of Data in a Web 3.0 World
● 2030: Emerging Global Trends
● New Trends & Technologies in a Post-COVID Age
● XR & The Metaverse: Opportunities, Risk, and Reality
● Future of the Metaverse
● Emerging Technologies & the Future of Smart Cities
Coming from a performing and theatrical background, Amelia makes for an engaging and confident host. She is comfortable hosting both live and filmed events, with recent clients including Red Bull Basement, World Summit AI and Smart Workplace Summit.
Amelia also works with clients to facilitate interactive workshops, which include a keynote speech, Q&A and a competitive assignment. Workshop clients have included Unilever, Puma and PWC.
The workshops include:
Amelia has spoken at over 100 conferences in more than 20 countries. She brings her expertise of futures, the Metaverse, innovation and technology, and makes the complex accessible and meaningful. Her engaging and insightful talks and workshops leave audiences feeling inspired, with practical and actionable actions that can be applied immediately.
“Amelia lit up the whole room with inspiration and ideas.” Avixa
“She speaks with intelligence and confidence ensuring that the audience, irrespective of their background, can understand such complex topics.” All in Tech
“Amelia blew our minds. Such a kind, generous woman, and highly professional.” Birmingham Open Media
“Amelia’s hosting and presentation was phenomenal, insightful and inspiring.” Unilever
“Amelia was great to work with. We couldn’t have asked for more.” XR Summit ISE
“Huge energy, expertise and enthusiasm. Professional and erudite.” World Summit AI
“She rocked the stage! An amazing speaker, impressive storyteller, but also a great person.” Q Group Global
“I value her insights and input immensely. Great with clients, unbelievably polished.” Factory 42
“Her stature in the industry is built on hard work, passion and true integrity.” One True Maverick Ltd.