Jason Schenker is the Chairman of The Futurist Institute and the President of Prestige Economics.Jason advises executives, industry groups, institutional investors, central banks, and the U.S. Department of Defense.
Bloomberg News has ranked Jason #1 in the world for his financial market forecast accuracy in an 25 categories since 2011. Jason was also ranked one of the top 100 most influential financial advisors in the world by Investopedia in 2018.
Jason has written 18 books and served as the editor of three editions of The Robot and Automation Almanac, which is compiled annually by The Futurist Institute.Nine of these books have become Best Sellers: Jobs for Robots, Quantum: Computing Nouveau, Commodity Prices 101, Recession-Proof, Electing Recession, The Future of Energy, The Future of Finance is Now, and the 2018 and 2020 editions of The Robot and Automation Almanac.
In 2016, Jason founded The Futurist Institute, to help analysts, strategists, executives, and professionals become futurists by completing a rigorous training program of coursework as part of the Certified Futurist and Long-Term Analyst (FLTA) designation.
Jason is also an instructor for LinkedIn Learning courses on Corporate Finance Risk Management, Audit and Due Diligence, Recession-Proof Strategies, and a weekly Economic Indicator series. He also has three forthcoming LinkedIn Learning courses on leadership.
Jason holds master's degrees in Economics, Negotiation, and German. He completed a FinTech certificate at MIT and holds six professional designations, including: Chartered Market Technician, Certified Financial Planner, NACD Board Governance Fellow, and Certified Futurist and Long-Term Analyst (FLTA).
He has appeared on Bloomberg TV, CNBC, CNN, BBC, ABC, NBC, Fox, and Fox Business.
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