Peter Schwartz

Peter
Schwartz

SVP, Strategic Planning
Salesforce
Peter Schwartz is an internationally renowned futurist and business strategist, specializing in scenario planning and working with corporations, governments, and institutions to create alternative perspectives of the future and develop robust strategies for a changing and uncertain world. As Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning for Salesforce, he manages the organization’s ongoing strategic conversation. Peter leads the Salesforce Futures LAB – a collaboration between strategic thinkers at Salesforce and its customers around provocative ideas on the future of business.

Prior to joining Salesforce, Peter was co-founder and chairman of Global Business Network. He is the author of several works. His first book, The Art of the Long View, is considered a seminal publication on scenario planning. Peter has also served as a script consultant on the films "The Minority Report," "Deep Impact," "Sneakers," and "War Games." He received a B.S. in aeronautical engineering and astronautics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York.

Speaking in:

Tuesday Jul 17
11:15 - 11:45 AM
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Ritz-Carlton Ballroom, Salon I-II, Level 1
Join noted technology futurist, author and movie consultant, Peter Schwartz to hear key technology trends shaping the future of retail and other types of business. He will explain how systems of intelligence are changing the context of every... Read more