Sean Gourley

The future of today


“If you want to change the future, stop trying to predict it.”

Sean Gourley – physicist, national decathlon champion, and co-founder of Quid – captivated the AKQA team and clients with his imaginings of the future. Demonstrating the huge influence that mathematical algorithms now have over our lives – and their extraordinary speed – Sean shed light on the vast possibilities of artificial intelligence. From how algorithms can update our social media accounts to how they can accelerate stock market transactions, Sean fascinated the group with stories of the impact they can have on our world.