Silvia Leal is an international expert in future trends and technology. She is positioned as one of the world’s leading experts on digital transformation, leadership, culture, the future of employment and the metaverse, which is why more and more companies trust her as a Key Opinion Leader, designing and transmitting high-impact messages.
She is an Honorary Member of the Association of Journalists and has recently received the Prize for the Promotion of Postgraduate Training from the Spanish Association of Business Schools, highlighting in this case that it has been granted unanimously.
Silvia Leal is PhD in Sociology, adviser to the European Commission and has been recognized for three consecutive years as one of the most influential experts in Spain. In addition, she has been awarded the Inspire Award 2021 for the popularization of artificial intelligence by the Artificial Intelligence Association.
She has a long career in the business and academic world, having collaborated with business schools such as IE Business School, where she held the position of Director of Innovation and Technology Programs.
After three years with a weekly section on the program Emprende, she managed to direct and present her own television series on RTVE: La Cuarta Revolución, and she also collaborates with other media outlets such as El País, Expansión and El Confidencial.
- “A visionary mind. Many CEOs around the world listen her keynotes”, El País.
- “The successor of Punset”, ABC.
She is the author of “Tendencias: Claves para entender el futuro y construir el presente“ and most recently the bestseller “Y de repente llegó el Metaverso”, a book where she captures how the metaverse is already marking the evolution of work, education, industries, fashion or the celebration of great events, among many other things.
She is also the creator and presenter of the successful PODCAST series ‘Tendencias con Silvia Leal‘ whose objective is to “generate interest in science and technology”. A series of episodes that provide clarity, optimism and, of course, knowledge to understand the future and build the present.