Christopher Bishop

Christopher Bishop

Christopher Bishop has had many different careers since he graduated from Bennington College with a B.A. in German literature. He has worked as a touring rock musician (played with Robert Palmer), jingle producer (sang on the first Kit Kat jingle “Gimme A Break”) and Web site project manager (developed Johnson & Johnson’s first corporate Web site). Chris also spent 15 years at
IBM in a variety of roles including business strategy consultant and communications executive driving social media adoption and use of virtual worlds.

Chris is a member of the World Future Society and gave a talk at their annual conference in Washington, D.C. last summer on “How to Succeed at Jobs That Don’t Exist Yet.” In addition, he’s on the Board of TEDxTimesSquare and gave a talk on *Openness* at the New York event in April 2013.

Chris writes, consults and speaks about “improvising careers” at universities and industry conferences.

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The Artificial Intelligence World Forum
Chris Bishop joins Jim Blasingame to report on his trip to, and as a speaker at, the AI World Forum, and what he saw there that was the most impactful.
Chris Bishop joins Jim Blasingame to recommend that small businesses begin their AI strategy by working with bots to improve the shopping experience for their customers.
Chris Bishop joins Jim Blasingame to reveal what AI really is, how it’s used by the big companies, and how that impact small businesses.