// one of Australia's best-known Science Communicators and Futurists

Deane Hutton

Dr Deane Hutton is a futurist who has worked professionally as a teacher, lecturer, writer, television presenter, film producer and entertainer in Australia, New Zealand and Singapore.

He gives keynote presentations at more than 70 venues each year (business conferences, seminars and schools) speaking about science, technology and the future. Deane uses graphics, video, models, demonstrations and audience interaction. Audience members find out how to recognise future trends, overcome the insecurity of change, and create the future they want. Since 2009, Deane has presented an interactive keynote titled Going Green with Dr Deane more than 200 times. This keynote describes environmental problems and challenges - and offers practical solutions to help save Planet Earth.

He has worked as a science presenter on The Curiosity Show (18 years), Hey Hey It's Saturday (seven years), Seven News and The New Inventors. Deane has also presented talkback radio segments on science issues on FiveAA in Adelaide. In 2007 and 2008, he presented weekly science and technology radio broadcasts through Asia and Africa on Radio CVC.

// Accreditations

Deane has degrees in Science and Education and a PhD in Visual Perception and Message Design. He holds a CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) accreditation from the International Federation for Professional Speakers and is a Fellow of the Australian College of Educators (FACE).