An award-winning futurist and trends forecaster, Ben is the futures editor at Leo Burnett Advertising Agency in London. Prior to entering ad land Ben was an associate at the Future Foundation, where he worked on futures projects with IBM, Microsoft, BBC, McDonalds, Marks and Spencer and Channel 4.



Despite being known as the ‘Young Futurist’, over the years Ben has also managed to run his own consultancy in Asia-Pacific, been a consultant to the National Geographic series Future Matters, written a national newspaper column, been awarded an IPA Best Practice award, written the soundtrack to a Crime Stoppers campaign and been a DJ at The Ministry of Sound.



Ben thinks too much and doesn’t have room for anymore records. Ben also enjoys watching TV and calling it work. More information: www.benhourahine.com