SPEAKING

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Dr. Wilson has given over one hundred keynotes and talks around the themes of innovation and creativity in organizations. Suitable to a small offsite group or a 5,000-person all hands meeting, Professor Dumpster's talks are unconventional, engaging and tailored to your needs. To book, reach out via on bookings@jeffwilson.co. 

Speaking Topics

  • The future of housing, real estate and living

  • Remaking cities and urban landscapes

  • Designing nomadic and co-living communities

  • Innovation in housing in a post-modular world

  • The smart / AI home

  • The future of anything-as-a-service

  • Blockchain / Cryptocurrency and real estate

  • Minimalism

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Upcoming Talks

  • Construsummit 2018 [Keynote Speaker]. (SΓ£o Paulo).

  • The Atlantic [Panelist]: Breaking Ground: An Atlantic Forum on Innovative Communities. 200+ innovators in housing space. (Dallas).

Select Recent Speaking Engagements

  • Tech Open Air [Speaker]: A founder's ultimate dive: startup lessons learned from living in a dumpster for a year. 1000+ in global tech space. (Berlin).

  • Urban Land Institute (ULI) [Panelist]: Housing Solutions for Wealth Creation. (Detroit).

  • Columbia Business School - Real Estate Capital Market Conference [Main Stage Speaker]: Innovation and Disruption: Investing in the Future of the Real Estate Industry. Real Estate Capital Market Conference. (New York).

  • TEDx [Talk]: Go Small or Go Home. Audience of 2,000. (Austin).

  • Front End of Innovation [Keynote]: Straight Outta Compost: How Living in a Dumpster for a Year Inspired the Home of the Future. 600 executives. (Boston).

  • California Association of Realtors Real Estate Summit [Panelist]: Mapping the future of California: Where and how will Californians live? (Beverly Hills).

  • VCs on Skis [Main Stage Speaker]. Elite group of founders and Venture Capitalists. 120 VCs, attorneys and founders. (Vermont).

  • Mercedes Benz [Competition Judge]: Mercedes Benz competition on startup innovation. Audience of 300 startup executives. (Frankfurt).

  • SXSW Interactive [Speaker]: The Future of AI is in your living room. Audience of 400. *1 of 3 talks given an encore due to 200% audience overflow. (Austin).

  • Cornell University. Real Estate Technology and Innovation. (New York).

  • D10e Conference on Decentralization, Exploring the Future of ICOs, Blockchain and Future of Work and Disruptive Culture [Speaker]: Housing-As-A-Service for the Crypto Nomad Community. (Lithuania).

  • University of Chicago Booth MBA Program [Lecture]: Kasita: Innovating the future of housing. (Chicago).

  • Creative Mornings [Speaker]: More Minimal = More Freedom = More Moments. (Austin).

  • Manufactured Housing Institute [Keynote]: Is Manufactured Housing the Future? Notes from inside the box. Audience of 700 industry executives and sales professionals. (Chicago).

  • Sage Investments Sustainable Investing Roundup [Speaker]: From Dumpster Diver to Startup CEO. Elite group of 45 high-net worth investment portfolio managers. (Austin).

  • International Downtown Association Annual Meeting [Speaker]: Musings on Sustainability from Inside the Box. Audience of 1000+ industry professionals. (Atlanta).