Daniel Newman is the Principal Analyst and Founding Partner of Futurum Research and the CEO of Broadsuite Media Group. Living his life at the intersection of people and technology, Daniel works with the world’s largest technology brands exploring Digital Transformation and how it is influencing the enterprise. From Big Data to IoT to Cloud Computing, Newman makes the connections between business, people, and tech that are required for companies to benefit most from their technology projects, which leads to his ideas regularly being cited in CIO.Com, CIO Review and hundreds of other sites across the world. A five-time best-selling author, including his most recent “Building Dragons: Digital Transformation in the Experience Economy,” Daniel is also a Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Huffington Post contributor. A Chicago native, Newman has earned an MBA, and is a Graduate Adjunct Professor at North Central—College School of Business and Economics. companies are headquartered in Chicago, but Newman’s speaking takes him around the world each year as he shares his vision of the role technology will play in our future.