Specialising in consumer psychology and social economics, Ken helps companies find their creative and innovation through a blend of discovery, fun, play, mischief and risk. Ken is a brilliant keynote business speaker who can help organisations positively disrupt.
- The captive economy: the reawakening “Understanding the Post Covid19 Consumer”
- The Blue Dot Consumer “Understanding The Modern New Consumer”
- What the FUCX? “Why Your Customer Experience is Everything”
- Artificial intelligence: “Where silicon meets soul”
- The innovation engine: “Fuelling Personal Success”
- Adapting Work to the New World: “Why your Employee Experience is Everything”
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Voted best speaker at most conferences he has the honour of being invited to attend, Ken is most famous for his international career as a keynote speaker. His keynote speeches deliver thought disrupting and inspiring content in a captivating and highly energetic manner, all served with a generous helping of Irish wit.
Ken Hughes is now acknowledged as being one of the world’s leading authorities on consumer and shopper behaviour. He is internationally renowned for helping his largely blue-chip client base to understand the future of consumerism.
With over 18 years’ experience as CEO of a consumer insight agency, he blends his understanding of consumer & cyber psychology, digital anthropology, behavioural economics and retail futurology to explore the needs of the new consumer and predict the changes to come.
Ken advises some of the biggest brands in the world on customer experience, omnichannel strategy, shopper marketing, retail trends, the millennial and Gen Z shopper and the peer-to-peer economy. As an accomplished author, TED speaker, part-time university professor and actor, his performances are not only insightful and thought-provoking. His presentations are infamous for their sheer energy, entertainment and passion, not to mention his generous Irish wit.
As a behaviouralist and life strategist, he is also passionate about change, success, personal development and motivation. He brings this to life in his work with high performance athletes and executives all over the world.
Every year, Ken shares his thought-disrupting insight with tens of thousands of delegates globally. He is one of the most popular keynote speakers booked on the international conference circuit relating to the future of consumerism. Regularly voted best speaker at events to which he is invited to speak, he believes in engaging and delighting event attendees at every opportunity.
Presentation Languages: English