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Tom Palmaerts

Tom Palmaerts

Trendwatcher and managing partner Trendwolves. Assemblee Speakers is the official booking agent of Tom Palmaerts. Contact Tom Palmaerts as keynote speaker at your event directly through Assemblee Speakers!

Category
Business & Management, Retail & Trade
Type
Visionair | Innovator
Employability
Keynote speaker
Theme
Generatie Z op de werkvloer, De toekomst van food, 2030, Jongeren trends, De toekomst van retail
Languages
EN NL
Origin
Belgium

Timeline

  • 2017
  • La Madrugada. Wijnmaker in Argentinië.
  • 2016
  • Futuro Getaway. Drie jaarlijkse inspiratie sessie in Toscane.
  • 2015
  • Trillingen. Boek uitgebracht bij Lannoo.
  • 2014
  • Award Trendspecialist van het jaar.
  • 2008
  • Trendwolves, Trendwatcher en managing partner.
  • 2008
  • Award Trendspecialist van het jaar.
  • 2006
  • 2006-2008 Onderzoeker jongerencultuur en subculturen bij Ladda vzw.
  • 2004
  • 2004-2006 Jeugdwerker bij De Verbeelding & Spirit vzw.

Biography

Tom Palmaerts is trendwatcher and managing partner at Trendwolves, a full service trend and implementation agency with a focus on young consumers and modern families. He is a worldwide keynote speaker and trend consultant. Working for brands like Callebaut, Samsonite, Clariant, Bacardi, Toyota, Devan, Hello bank! and BNP Paribas Fortis. In 2008 Tom Palmaerts was awarded “Youth trend specialist of the year” by the Dutch trendwatching platform Second Sight, as a result of his drive, originality & passion. In September 2013 Tom Palmaerts received the award Trendwatcher of The Year 13-14. The jury explained: "He is activating and can bring things in motion.” In 2015 he published a book ‘Futures’ (Lannoo, Dutch) together with Herman Konings and Joeri Van den Bergh. Today Tom Palmaerts is fascinated by the combination of long term thinking and contemporary cultural shifts. Trendwolves guides companies that create the future, not companies who want to follow the trends. Topics are: young female muslims, megacities, phygital retail, food, mobility, modern tribes, generation Z, ...  

Employability

Keynote speaker

Speaker

“We hunt. We feed. And kill the status quo.” 

Literature

Topics

Generatie Z op de werkvloer
De toekomst van food
2030
Jongeren trends
De toekomst van retail