Amy Webb is a professor of strategic foresight at the NYU Stern School of Business and the Founder of the Future Today Institute, a leading foresight and strategy firm that helps leaders and their organizations prepare for complex futures. Founded in 2006, the Institute advises Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, government agencies, large nonprofits, universities and startups around the world.
Amy Webb writes extensively about artificial intelligence, emerging technology, digital media and the impacts/ opportunities they present in her best sellers The Signals Are Talking: Why Today’s Fringe Is Tomorrow’s Mainstream and in her most recent publication, The Big Nine: How The Tech Titans and Their Thinking Machines Could Warp Humanity. Webb is also a tech columnist and a contributing editor at Inc. Magazine, and she writes a column about the future of technology for The Nikkei (Japan).
In Webb’s role at the Institute, Webb has analyzed trends in culture and technology for clients including Microsoft, American Express, the White House, the Federal Reserve, and CEOs of some of the world’s largest companies on the future of AI.