Speaking Engagements

There’s No Business Without Digital Business

Dec 10 2012

Mickey McManus will lead MBA students at the UCLA Anderson School of Management in a Trillions master class hosted by Professor Peter Guber, CEO of Mandalay Entertainment Group.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

The Future of Making Stuff

Nov 27 2012

Technology is disrupting the way we make things at all stages of fabrication and in all industries. More and more, consumers are dictating what they see and when they see it. Mickey McManus will join TechShop CEO Mark Hatch and others to talk about customization and the future of making stuff at Autodesk University in Las Vegas.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Techonomy 2012: Digital Death and Living Forever

Nov 11 2012

Thanks to technology, instant, usable, and reliable access to our memories and life experiences means living forever may not be science fiction much longer. Surrounded by a sea of information, how do we weave this “data” into something more than the sum of its parts? Mickey McManus and co-panelists will discuss “Immortality for Fun and Profit” at Techonomy Tucson.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

MAYA CEO to Speak at Princeton’s Keller Center

Oct 24 2012

Mickey McManus will visit Princeton University’s Keller Center for Innovation in Engineering Education to talk about Trillions and the emerging value at the intersection of technology, business, and design. Mickey will also be stopping by John Danner’s course, “Ventures to Address Global Challenges,” a look at how entrepreneurial ventures can address major global challenges.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Mobile Marketing in the Age of Trillions

Oct 17 2012

What will mobile mean for businesses in a world where there are at least a trillion embedded computers—where consumers actually live IN the information? Register for a webinar presented by Mickey McManus with the Mobile Marketing Association on October 17th for a discussion of the rise of “T-Commerce” and its potential impact on mobile marketers.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Taming Complexity at GridWeek

Oct 03 2012

In a world with trillions of embedded computers, utilities and policy-makers will have to think beyond the smart grid to a system whose enormity we’re just starting to contemplate. Mickey McManus will explore the ramifications of a trillion node network as the keynote speaker at GridWeek 2012’s Taming Complexity general session.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Talking Trillions at AdWeek

Oct 01 2012

What does digital word-of-mouth marketing look like in a massively connected world, where your laundry talks to your washing machine and can influence point of purchase decision-making? Mickey McManus will sit down for an interview with Christine Osekoski, publisher of Fast Company, at AdWeek’s inaugural Under the Influence Summit in New York on October 1, 2012 to talk Trillions.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

2012 Blouin Creative Leadership Summit

Sep 20 2012

Mickey McManus will speak at the 2012 Blouin Creative Leadership Summit in New York, September 20-21, 2012. The Blouin Summit is an annual think-tank forum organized by the Louise Blouin Foundation in strategic partnership with the United Nations Office for Partnerships.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Vision Monday 2012 Global Leadership Summit

Mar 21 2012

Mickey McManus, MAYA’s CEO, will talk about the “disruptors” in health care delivery for providers and health care companies and the impact of an empowered patient at the Global Leadership Summit, which is geared to senior-level executives in the retail, professional, lab and supplier sectors of the optical industry.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

2011 Blouin Creative Leadership Summit

Sep 19 2011

Mickey McManus emphasized the importance of teaching design at a young age when he was a panelist at the Art & Design: Being in the World session on September 19 in New York City. The panel discussed the role of education with respect to innovation and creativity. The Blouin Summit is an annual think-tank forum organized by the Louise Blouin Foundation in strategic partnership with the United Nations Office for Partnerships.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal