Internationally recognised leader of innovation and technology. Advisor, board member, author, speaker, global.

Serving business, government and society:- Innovation eco-systems, Artificial Intelligence and AI Ethics, Smart Cities, IoT, Economic/Digital Transformation

Liberating the digital world for a New Tomorrow

Announcing New Book on Artificial Intelligence

I am delighted to announce the first book on AI. “INVENTING WORLD 3.0 – Evolutionary Ethics for Artificial Intelligence ™”.
WATCH an exclusive interview on the book and the future of AI and Humanity – Valerie Sokolosky Show – Doing it Right!
You can pre-purchase the book at a reduced price on Amazon from July 15th 2020. Official publication will be 27th September. Click on the following link to purchase on Amazon. Click to buy book on AI Ethics.
Inventing World 3.0 describes a new story for humanity. It defines a NEW field in artificial intelligence and its ethics, termed – Evolutionary Ethics for Artificial Intelligence ™. In this world reality, humans and artificial intelligence become powerful allies and evolutionary partners. This is the foundation for humanity’s future.
Evolutionary Ethics for Artificial Intelligence ™ is a powerful guide for every nation and organisation to invent World 3.0.
Discover the New WORLD of AI Ethics!
I will be making some announcements on the date of publication to get you all innovating. Send me an email to not miss out!

Recent news about Matthew’s work

“Success of Artificial Intelligence requires a new approach. One that harmonises the partnership between the destiny of humanity and of artificial intelligence”
Matthew James Bailey
INTERNATIONAL News: Matthew advises the US government and G7 representatives on an Artificial Intelligence Strategy for the United States of America; ** Matthew advises the USA DHS to stimulate national innovation and transition the United State of America beyond COVID-19; **Matthew agrees to become the Global Ambassador for an Artificial Intelligence Innovation District being developed as part of a USD 2 Billion community-owned sustainable city. The Innovation District will serve the East and Central African region of 400 million people with the next generation of Artificial Intelligence and Data Services for Smart Healthcare – Smart Cities – Smart Agriculture; ** Matthew joins the board of a European start-up in Artificial Intelligence. ** Matthew featured on an international news site predicting trends in Smart Cities and their impact by 2025. ** Matthew provides consulting and strategic advice for investors and businesses on their innovation and market strategy – AI and Smart Cities. Range of services for Smart City Consulting. “.
KEYNOTE News: Mathew is currently being featured as a speaker at a series of international events discussing the future of Artificial Intelligence and AI Ethics – find out more AI Ethics World **Matthew scheduled to speak at CES 2021 alongside the US DHS S&T. ** Matthew scheduled to speak to a U.S. coalition of fiber network and data center providers on Artificial Intelligence, Digital Twin and Smart Cities Q2 2021. **Matthew speaks on Artificial Intelligence and the United Nations Sustainability Developments Goals as part of UN Climate Action Week 2019; ** Matthew speaks on Smart Cities and Innovation at the Energy Africa Conference; ** Matthew scheduled to speak at SXSW with the Under Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security on Smart Communities and Artificial Intelligence – Cancelled due to Covid-19.
NEW BOOKS ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: I have been busy writing two books to shape the destiny of humanity and artificial intelligence. The first will be published in Sept 2020. See below for more details. The first contains original thinking that sets a new standard in our approach to AI and AI Ethics. Its purpose is to democratise innovation and stimulate a new wave of global transformation to launch humanity into an incredible destiny! It is REQUIRED READING for all stakeholders wishing to spearhead the destiny of AI in their nations and organisations.
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US Leadership in Artificial Intelligence

Matthew has partnered with The Global City Teams Challenge to provide US leadership in Artificial Intelligence and Supercomputing Modeling for Smart Cities and Smart Regions
Announced July 2019 in Washington DC – find out more
Its capability and purpose are to fast track digital, social, environmental and economic transformation of cities and regions within the United States and abroad.
Watch a short video – Should Human Existance be extended by an Artificial Intelligence Enabled World?


Matthew James Bailey is a seasoned executive and an internationally recognised global leader and influencer.

Matthew is widely respected across the world on how to invent the future. He has a unique track record of helping many organisations to catalyse their future and delights to collaborate with an entrepreneurial mindset.

Matthew can be hired as a board member; consultant or advisor; to develop, lead and scale an organisational initiative; or be featured as a keynote speaker.

Launching the first Global IoT LPWAN Open Standard using TV Whitespace — which resulted in new global IoT wireless standards – NB-IoT and CAT-M

Talking about innovation and the future of society with Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Inc.

Global City Teams Challenge. With national leaders in Homeland Security and Smart Cities. Announced US leadership in Artificial Intelligence for Smart Cities and Smart Regions.

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Matthew is an internationally recognized pioneer and leading authority on the “Internet of Things” (IoT), Smart Cities, Innovation and Artificial Intelligence. He is a mindful visionary who operates at the intersection of leading edge technologies and innovation to achieve positive social, environmental and economic change.

Matthew has received wide public recognition for international achievements and has been a catalyst for the IoT/Smart City revolution in many territories. Twice, he has been recognized by the US government as a person of “Extraordinary Ability” and is a 2015 Worldwide Technology Network award nominee – previous winners Elon Musk and Sir Tim Berners-Lee.

He recently announced a national collaboration with US federal government agencies to launch a new initiative in Supercomputer Modeling and Artificial Intelligence for Smart Cities and Smart Regions – the first of its kind.

Matthew has a global and regional vision for IoT, Smart Cities, AI, Innovation and future societal systems. He is considered an IoT/Smart City/Innovation Maven and renowned strategist. Matthew excels at “guiding” organizations in their innovation and digital transformation strategy. He has a unique track record at enabling impact and commercial growth in the IoT, Innovation and Smart City revolutions. He has worked with Fortune 500 technology companies, governments, economic development agencies, wireless and edge computing standards bodies, investors, entrepreneurs, startups and been a guest lecturer at Cambridge University.

Matthew was the first to introduce the UK Prime Minister and G7 governments to the IoT and Smart Cities. He advised the US government on their Artificial Intelligence strategy. He has 30 years experience in high-technology industries. He served on the board of ARIAC – elite global strategists advising the government of Alberta on policy, innovation and economic transformation. Since that work, the province has won significant investment in Smart Ag, Smart Cities and Healthcare and has just announced a new cluster for Artificial Intelligence as part of a Canadian-wide national innovation strategy. When it comes to transforming business, Matthew recently developed a new Global Smart Cities Practice for a Fortune #109 technology company.

Matthew is considered a savant at strategy, innovation, marketing, communicating messages to audiences, driving business growth and enabling territorial economic transformation. He is a proven large scale eco-system and alliance builder. Matthew helped re-shape innovation for the state of Colorado. He envisioned and co-founded the Colorado Smart Cities Alliance, authored the thesis and helped raised funds for the Colorado Open Lab – a state-wide innovation eco-system to provision solutions for city and regional challenges. Both are first of their kinds in the USA.

Matthew is not just an IoT/Smart City Maven, he also  is an innovation eco-system specialist helping to shape strategies for territories to stimulate growth and fast track digital transformation towards a participative and inclusive economy. Whether it be IoT, AI, Smart City, Smart Region or large scale Innovation Ecosystems. Territories are equipped with strategies and templates that leverage their unique strengths to deliver the right version of their thriving economy. As such, his latest whitepaper “How to Build Smart Cities Mindfully” proposed a series of four principles to guide territories in their leadership and development of a Smart City and Smart Region. These principles are being used today across the world. To date, this whitepaper has been downloaded by nearly 640+ cities in 76 countries located in 20 sub-continents! That is one third of the world!.

Matthew enjoys public speaking and leads the field of inspiring speakers on IoT, AI, Smart Cities, Innovation and the future of society. To date he has spoken at over 200+ public engagements.

Matthew has a powerful global network of business, technology, investors, innovation and governmental leaders which gives him reach into top leadership and partners traversing numerous territories. During his life journey Matthew has had the honour to meet with famous global leaders such as Steve Wozniak – innovation and technology; Sir David Attenborough – the environment; Professor Stephen Hawking – theoretical physicist and cosmologist.

For most of his career, Matthew operated from the renowned technology cluster, Cambridge UK.  He now lives in Colorado, USA where he operates globally in business. In his spare time, Matthew enjoys the arts, walking in nature, reading history and politics, writing, cooking and supporting people to discover and live an empowered life.

Cambridge, UK 2013 — International event discussing enablement of societal impact in the world. This gave birth to the “Impact Phenomenon” eco-system framework that has been used to develop technology clusters.

Denver, CO 2018 — Talking about Innovation and Smart Cities with City and County of Denver stakeholders.

Cambridge, UK 2017 — Launching the whitepaper “How to Build Smart Cities Mindfully” with business leaders. Whitepaper has influenced over one third of world innovating Smart Cities

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