Global 2021 – Horasis Extraordinary Meeting on the USA. Forecasting how the United States of America will look like in 2035. How will its future be determined by its approach to Artificial Intelligence and other socio-economic-political factors? Event broadcast to global and national leaders including the US administration.
Colorado 2019 – Enjoyed a scintillating conversation about innovation and the future of society with Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Inc.
Cambridge, UK 2012 – Announcing the first Global IoT LPWAN Open Standard Products using TV Whitespace (Weightless). This initiative put pressure on 3GPP to develop new IoT LPWAN standards – NB-IoT and CAT-M. LPWAN predicted to create 4 Billion new IoT connections by 2025
Matthew James Bailey is an internationally recognized pioneer and authority in the global phenomena of Innovation, Global AI Ethics, Artificial Intelligence, Smart Cities, The Internet of Things and Large Scale Transformation. His life and career have been dedicated to liberating flourishing futures for humankind through partnership with the digital world. His extraordinary leadership is widely acknowledged throughout governments and the private sector. He is a sought-after advisor and keynote speaker. Matthew has assisted multiple territories and global technology companies to successfully position themselves into the digital future.
Bailey has been privileged to meet famous global leaders such as Steve Wozniak, innovation and technology; Sir David Attenborough, the environment; Professor Stephen Hawking, theoretical physicist and cosmologist; in addition to prime ministers, ministers, under secretaries of G7 Countries, and many more. In December 2022, Matthew was invited to meet with “The Digital Guardians” – other global leaders in artificial intelligence and innovation – to discuss the future of AI and Humankind. He is the inventor of the world leading Ethical AI Certification and Maturity Model™ – a new approach for measuring and certifying the “Ethical” Quality of AI.
Bailey has been classified by the US government as “A Person of Extraordinary Ability” (self-sponsored) for his global and influential work in the Internet of Things (IoT) and innovation. This elite and prestigious recognition is only awarded to those who have attained an exceptional level of achievement in their field of expertise i.e. one of that small percentage who have risen to the very top of the field of endeavour. He has been a World Technology Network award nominee. Previous winners have included well known visionaries such as Elon Musk (Tesla, SpaceX), Sir Tim Berners Lee (World Wide Web) and James Collier (Cambridge Silicon Radio). In September 2021, Matthew was recognized in a Who’s Who in Artificial Intelligence and in February 2022 invited as a Visiting Scholar by the National Institute of Aerospace.
Bailey operates at the intersection of innovation and leading edge technologies to enable positive economic, social, and environmental change. His vision for society, guiding innovation, and technologies that advance humanity into its future (what he terms World 3.0) has inspired governments, business and citizens. He has participated in discussions with the United States’ government, private roundtable with the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence and the Quad Countries, as well as with the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on domestic and global strategies to position their nation as a prominent leader in the fields of innovation, Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things and Smart Cities.
Bailey’s commitment to working for the advancement of global society has influenced organisations and territories in their partnership with the digital world. He has worked with Fortune 500 companies in computing and telecoms. He has advised national and regional governments, worked with economic development agencies, and contributed in the success of global wireless and edge computing standards bodies. International and national investors have sought his advice as have entrepreneurs and startups in a number of countries. With a passion for education, he has guided international educational organizations and been a guest lecturer at Cambridge University, is a Special Advisor and Visiting Scholar to Pakistan’s University of Management and Technology, invited as Visiting Faculty for 2030 Leaders (Saudi Arabia) and a Visiting Scholar at a business and technology university in Costa Rica.
With an ambition to advance regional transformation, contributed to the progression of the Province of Alberta, Canada, as a board member of the Alberta Research and Innovation Authority. He catalysed transformation for the state of Colorado as a co-founder of the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, the first state-wide alliance in the United States, and a Smart City Innovation Centre dedicated to serve state-wide transformation. In 2016, he wrote a Whitepaper outlining innovation and technology cluster principles. This paper, titled “How to Build Smart Cities Mindfully”, has set the standard for Smart Cities around the world. He recently co-authored a whitepaper titled “Artificial Intelligence with Cities – the next stage of societal digital transformation” an EU/US collaboration with the FIWARE Foundation.
Originally from England, Matthew James Bailey currently lives in the United States where he enjoys writing and consulting globally with clients in the public and private sectors. Following publication of his book – Inventing World 3.0 – he founded AIEthics.World.
Matthew is co-chair of an Artificial Intelligence-Smart City-Super Computing Cluster that is part of the Global City Teams Challenge (GCTC); Member of the Board of Directors for the Open Civic Foundation – a Smart Region global standard initiative partnering with the OMG, GCTC, NIST/NTIA. He is the Global Ambassador of an Artificial Intelligence Innovation District for a Medical Technology City in Mwale, Kenya; Serves on the board of a European Artificial Intelligence startup – Smarter.AI. He recently completed an interim role as Executive Advisor for a US company provisioning Supercomputing and Trusted Data Infrastructure to enable Artificial Intelligence to serve Society, Cities and Space; and serving on the national steering committee for The Global Cities Team Challenge (NIST/NTIA); In recent weeks, he has been invited to the advisory board for Smart Cities Miami Expo and as a Research Associate for the Cambridge Learning Gateway. Matthew is a regular blogger and columnist.
Bailey is known as an energetic and inspiring communicator. He is regularly featured as a keynote speaker around the world at both public and private events. He has shared his ideas in radio interviews, through the press, in podcasts and on online media. The largest audience has been 3 million people on a BBC radio program.
Washington 2019 – Global City Teams Challenge. With Deputy Under Secretary (Acting) for Science and Technology – Andre Henz; Smart City Mayor – Eugene Grant; Office of the Queens Borough President – Rhonda Bhinda. Announced US leadership in Artificial Intelligence for Smart Cities and Regions.
Denver 2018 — Talking about Innovation and Smart Cities. Shortly after the launch of the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance and just before the launch of a Smart City Innovation Centre dedicated to serve the state of Colorado.
Cambridge, UK 2013 — International event discussing how to enable societal impact in the world. This gave birth to the “Impact Phenomenon” framework – successfuly used to develop region-wide innovation eco-systems.
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