Brian Nelson

Brian is an emerging technology keynote speaker, consultant, and advisor. He is the founder of ExTech Ventures, an emerging technology consulting firm, and the host of “The Way of the Futurist” podcast where he interviews future-focused leaders to provide listeners with the tips, tricks, and tools to learn how to think and act like a futurist. Brian is a connector who continually seeks to provide value to his clients by connecting them with key resources that help them achieve their innovation goals.

Brian is obsessed with understanding the mindset and actions of futurists and works to help business leaders and entrepreneurs to identify new market opportunities that leverage emerging technologies. He is the host of “The Way of the Futurist” podcast and is the founder of the consulting firm, ExTech Ventures. Brian began his work with emerging technologies in 2011 when he was introduced to bitcoin and played a key role in helping crypto exchanges launch in the US. He was also an early adopter of virtual and augmented reality and has worked with numerous companies to capitalize on the immersive experiences changing the way humanity connects and interacts. Brian is an emerging technology keynote speaker, consultant, and advisor. He is a connector who continually seeks opportunities to provide value to his clients by connecting key resources that help businesses achieve their innovation goals.