Alfred Poor, PhD
International Keynote Speaker, Health Tech Futurist, Extensively Published Author, and Founding Editor of Health Tech Insider,
Fee Range: $7500 - $10,000
Technology, Heathcare Technology, Innovation, Futurist, Future Trends
Recognized as a Technology Legend by Digital Trends, Alfred Poor has built his career on decoding complex technology in ways that audiences at different levels can understand and put to immediate use.
Audiences applaud his energy and humor, and they appreciate the way he relates his content to familiar concepts.
A graduate of Harvard, he is an international professional speaker, author and co-author of more than a dozen books, and has over 2100 articles in print and online. He is also the founding Editor of Health Tech Insider, a website and industry newsletter that covers wearable and mobile technologies for health and medical applications.
“We selected Alfred Poor as the Keynote Speaker and Honorary Program Chair for The Digital Health Show, in Melbourne, Australia. He was quick to respond to our requests, and was an excellent communicator. He arrived two days before the event, and showed up early to help get everything ready. I found him to be well-prepared, and his dynamic opening presentation helped set the tone for the rest of the event. He made my job as the conference producer so much easier.” Samantha Young Corporate Event Sales Executive, TEEG
Alfred’s Most Requested Topics Include:
- The Impact of Health Technology
- Aging in Place
- Healthy Employee, Happy Company- The ROI of Employee Fitness Incentive Programs
- Pivot from Onstage to Virtual Online- Pro Technology and Techniques
- Working from Home- The Communiciations, Technology, Transitions, and Emotional Health Needed to Succeed
Articles and frequent quotes authored by Alfred have appeared in the U.S. News, MONEY, USA Today, FaST Company, Information Display Magazine, Electronic Component News, PC Magazine,Computer Shopper, HP, Verizon, Fox News Online, Health Tech Insider, Thrive Global, and ZDNet.
His audiences include: The Digital Health Summit, CES at Las Vegas, Nevada for the last 6 years, The Digital Health Show, Melbourne, Australia, Sharp, Living in Digital Times, TiE New York, Evolution Magazine, SpeakerHub, Do It Marketing Podcast, Neumann University, New England Association for Cooperative Education and Field Experience, Wesleyan University, Temple University, Marsh & McLennan, The Hartford Insurance Group, CIGNA, The Video Electronics Standards Association, The Princeton Computer Club, First Flight Society of Kitty Hawk, NC., and the Work From Home Summit 2020.
When speaking with Event Planners, Alfred’s first question is:“What is the experience that participants seek from your event?”
7 Reasons to Hire Alfred Poor for Your Next Event:
- You need to hear something new.
- You want content that your audience can use.
- You know that science-based information is best.
- You want up-to-date content.
- You want a speaker you can count on.
- You want a speaker who can engage your audience.
- You want someone who you will want to work with again.