Gary A. Bolles, Chair for the Future of Work, Singularity University, will take part as guest speaker in the Digital Summit. He will be presenting in the half-day dedicated to the topic “eSkills” on May 16th. Gary currently serves as a member of the steering committee of the People Centered Internet, an initiative guided by Vint Cerf and others to help the next billion to connect and thrive. He already gave important presentations on topics related to strategies for an inclusive economy, the future of higher education, etc. Discover more about him below.
Gary A. Bolles is an internationally-recognized expert on the future of work and of learning, speaking regularly about the impacts and opportunities created by machine learning/AI and other exponential technologies. His focus is on strategies for helping individuals, organizations, communities and countries to thrive in the transition to a digital work economy. As Chair for the Future of Work for Singularity University, he leads the organization’s efforts to empower a global community to create an abundant future of work and learning. As a partner in the boutique consulting agency Charrette LLC, he helps clients to identify and understand technology-fueled trends affecting organizations and markets, through strategic conferences, innovation consulting, strategy design charrettes, and collaborative initiatives. And as co-founder of eParachute.com, he helps job-hunters & career changers, from youth to 50+, with online and in-person programs inspired by “What Color Is Your Parachute?”, the best-selling career book of all time. Bolles has also authored a series of video courses on the future of work for LinkedIn Learning/Lynda.com, and writes on LinkedIn and at medium.com/@gbolles.