Taylor Tran is a strategist with 20 years’ global experience in technology and services. He is a global researcher on innovation and coworking and holds an MBA with the University of New South Wales. Taylor runs an online platform for cities to build innovation communities and spends his time working with government, corporate, universities, institutions and innovation hubs to drive smart cities and smart communities initiatives. Taylor was keynote speaker at Coworking Europe Conference in Brussels, designed panels at Future Assembly and Melbourne Business School, ran hackathons and currently facilitates a series of Coworking Leaders’ Roundtables. Taylor has been featured in the likes of Fairfax, The ABC, acmiX, RMIT and FutureLearn. Other topics Taylor writes about include, blockchain, IoT, AI, ICT, Smart Cities & Regions, eCommerce, governance and diversity.