Category: Banking and Financial Services

Video: Gerd Leonhard’s keynote on digital transformation and the future of financial services: DST Advance 2017

Now availalble !   More about the event and DST Systems here DST Digital Transformation Keynote Gerd Leonhard Public low res   Some best-of slides:

My presentation at the Envestnet 2016 event on Artificial Intelligence, Automation and the Future of Financial Services (Kerala, India)

Hers is the deck from the amazing Envestnet event in Trivandrum India today. This year, in the second edition of the Conference on Architecting Intelligence,we bring together Futurists, Bankers, Financial Advisors and Software Architects to exchange perspectives, share knowledge, challenge assumptions and empower businesses. Great Solutions happen at the intersection of disciplines. artificial-intelligence-robo-advisors-future-financial-services-gerd-leonhard-envestnet-trv-public  51 ...

TV Interview on the future of technology, banking, digital ethics & humanity: Gerd Leonhard SIBOS 2016

Watch this pretty far-ranging interview, covering a lot of really important themes from my book and of course from The Future Show LIVE which premiered at SIBOS 2016 as well Experience the future like never before with this innovative event concept designed for challenging decision makers. Technology is changing our world exponentially ...

Video and slides: my talk on digital transformation, 2020 opportunities / challenges (Deutsche Bank Transaction Bankers Forum 2016 in Frankfurt)

Below is the complete video with my keynote -thanks to Deutsche Bank for making this available ! Download the slides (10MB pdf)  DB Transaction Bankers Forum FRA 2020 Opportunities Gerd Leonhard SHARED-web Here is the audio podcast version     And some best-of images for your delightment

The disruptive forces of technology surrounding wealth management (Futurist Gerd Leonhard featured in UBS Asia video)

I went to HongKong in December 2015 to spend a day with the UBS Wealth Management team, and talk about the key future trends and how to prepare for them. Banking expert and innovator Steve Monaghan joined me for the day. As part of these activities we shot some video and UBS is ...

Here are the slides from today’s Accenture Alumni event in Zuerich: Transformation 2020

Thanks to Accenture Switzerland for hosting me!  Here are the slides: Accenture Alumni Transformation 2020 Zurich Public-web  8MB PDF Low res High res 25MB PDF via Dropbox aka Related: technology versus humanity film listen to ‘Digital Transformation Gerd Leonhard Accenture Alumni Switzerland 2015 Event’ on audioBoom Download the audio file via dropbox // And some ...

Exponential organisations, digital transformation and the future of banking: a short video conversation with keynote speakers Yuri Van Geest and Gerd Leonhard (TFA presents series #8)

There are some real nuggets in this talk my friend and colleague Yuri Van Geest, co-author of the must-read book ‘Exponential Organisations’, discussing the future of banking, money and financial services. The other TFA presents videos are here. Related images:

▶ The Futures Agency presents (#3): a conversation on the future of banking (with Rohit Talwar, Simon Torrance, Gerd Leonhard)

As you may know, I maintain a global network of some 30+ futurists that do speaking engagements, conferences, future ‘experiences’ i.e. seminars and advisory sessions together, and individually. We always have a lot of interesting conversations when- and wherever we meet face-to-face, so we decided to record some of them ...

Update: audio recording and slides: presentation at Societe de Lecture in Geneva: private versus public – what is the future?

This was a fun event!  I spoke about the future of privacy in a digital world and also on how all of this will impact the future of Switzerland (incl. banking and what I call ‘Swiss Data‘. 63 MB3 recording of my talk (Dropbox)  or OwnCloud version (high res MP3, low-res below) A ...

Here's a short video with my key points on digital transformation (FINCO 2014)

This is a short summary version of my presentation at SONAE’s FINCO event in Lisbon, on October 27, 2014.  More details, slides and images at my blog i.e. Full-length audio-only version can be downloaded at A related interview is at


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