There’s a growing emergence of Blockchain technologies. One expert says not only do they influence finance or money related transactions, but also have a huge impact on how countries are governed and even vote. Director of Mann Made, Mic Mann unpacks.


South African futurist and speaker Mic Mann has a deep understanding of various exponential technologies – such as AI, blockchain, robotics – and how they can help to solve some of the grand challenges facing Africa and the world. 

Mic encourages his audiences to embrace exponential thinking in order to navigate this increasingly disruptive business landscape. As an entrepreneur and the co-founder of Mann Made, an experiential brand agency, he helps multinational global companies leapfrog their businesses from 0 to 1, by imparting and workshopping his knowledge on how the future of work and the role of the professional will change. His talks are tailor-made to suit his audiences.



Entrepreneur Mic Mann explains how he leapfrogged his company, Mann Made, and how you can too with the help of his talks, each of which are tailored for your unique business landscape. 



Learn how to implement an exponential mindset and company culture for your business with practical and tailor-made workshops lead by futurist Mic Mann.

"I was intrigued when I heard the title of Mic’s talk, but never expected to be so inspired and to leave with such a positive outlook about our future. 'It’s a great time to be alive,' as Mic says."

Benjamin Schoderer
Digital Manager at Yum! International Restaurants


Mic Mann believes that the future will be abundant as the power and potential of exponential technologies increases and their price gradually drops to zero, ultimately democratising numerous industries and improving the lives of all.

As co-founder of Mann Made, an award-winning experiential brand agency that has worked with top global and local Fortune 500 companies. Mic has 19 years of experience in the media, marketing and eventing industry. Mic is a prolific speaker and strategist on exponential technologies, the future of work and the changing role of professionals.

After completing the Singularity University Executive Programme in 2015, he realised that in order to #futureproofAfrica we need to embrace exponential technologies.

He and his partners subsequently brought the SingularityU Summit – the first of its kind on the continent – to South Africa. Mic’s passions are entrepreneurship and break-through technologies. He is also involved in the local start-up and maker community.


Mic is no stranger to the airwaves, media and blogosphere. Here you can listen to his radio interviews and read his articles about how you – as an entrepreneur – should be embracing exponential technologies in your business and how they’re impacting the future.


Here you can keep up with the latest trends in the exponential technologies space, how they are changing the way we think and do business, and how they will predict the future.

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7 Ways To Leapfrog Your Business From 0 To 1


Here are seven ways I have leapfrogged my business, Mann Made. You can do the same to help future-proof it and mould it into an exponential organisation...

Bitcoin will bounce back despite volatile markets


Mic Mann, Director at Mann Made, shares his insights on the impact of cryptocurrency, such as Bitcoin, on the global economy. As the conversation around Bitcoin continues to be...

What is the SingularityU South Africa Summit?


Mic Mann, co-founder of Mann Made and the SingularityU South Africa Summit, tells Ayabonga Cawe what Africans can expect of this year’s summit, plus how exponential technologies...

The art of harnessing the power and impact of blockchain


Everyone is talking about Bitcoin, and other cryptocurrencies, when we should rather be having more conversations around its underlying technology, blockchain, because that is where the...


Here you can keep up with the latest trends in the exponential technologies space, how they are changing the way we think and do business, and how they will predict the future.

Manu Sharma on "Making sense of the world through AI"


Explore exponential technologies from around the world and understand how they can bring abundance to Africa. In this episode, we meet Manu Sharma from Labelbox, a training data creation...

Josh Decolongon on Molecular Production


Endless West is using science and technology to reimagine how some of our finest consumed-goods are created. They create beverages that are made one molecule at a time. This new way of...

Exponential Africa - Ashley Anthony


Today on the Exponential Africa Show with @micmann we highlight, @AshleyAnthony CEO of Isazi Consulting, SingularityU SA Faculty member and an expert in the field of Artificial Intelligence!

Exponential Africa - Richard Browning


Today on the Exponential Africa Show with Mic Mann we get to hear from @richardmbrowning the -'Real-life Iron Man’! Celebrating human and machine collaboration, Richard Browning is...

Exponential Africa - Amin Toufani


Today on the Exponential Africa Show Mic Mann Interviews Amin Toufani! CEO and Founder of Tlabs and Chair of finance and economics at Singularity University. Amin has a degree in artificial...

Exponential Africa - John Hagel


On today’s Exponential Africa Show Mic Mann meets with John Hagel, Co-chairman at the Deloitte centre for the edge and Singularity University Faculty member focusing on corporate...

Exponential Africa - Parsable


Today On the Exponential Africa Show Mic Mann Interviews Lawrence Whittle, CEO of Parsable. A connected worker platform used to execute and measure work for industrial companies...


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