Stowe Boyd

Managing Director at Work Futures

  • The Future of Work
  • Distributed Work
  • Employee Engagement
  • The Post-Coronavirus Workplace
  • Work Skills for the Postnormal Era
  • The Future of Leadership

Expert Credentials

Internationally recognized authority on the future of work. Cited in the New York Times, and serve on Microsoft’s future of work advisory board, and the Pew Research Center advisory group on robotics and automation.


Stowe’s calling is the ecology of work and the anthropology of the future. He is the managing director of Work Futures, a research group. Stowe coined the terms ‘hashtag’, ‘work management’, and 'social tools’’, and has spoken at dozens of conferences, including Web 2.0, Enterprise 2.0, GigaOM Net:Work, Reboot, Next, Mesh, Shift, Lift, SIBOS, Defrag, SxSW, SocialNow, PR360, Digital Workplace Experience, Vivatech, and various TEDx events.