The RSA is an enlightenment organisation committed to finding innovative, creative and practical solutions to today’s social challenges. Through its ideas, research and 27,000-strong Fellowship, it seeks to harness the extraordinary amount of untapped creative potential in society - by empowering people to be active participants in creating a better world.
Adam leads the RSA’s research and innovation in a wide range of areas including major projects on the rise of micro-business, social innovation, young entrepreneurs, creativity and new technologies, digital fabrication and closed loop manufacturing. He writes a widely read blog on enterprise and creativity, and contributes regularly to other sites and publications. His recent publications include Generation Enterprise: The Hope for a Brighter Economic Future and The Irresistible Rise of the Venturist.
He is currently crowd funding for his new book - Small is Powerful: why the era of big business, big government and big culture is over (and why it’s a good thing). The book is due to be published in autumn 2015.
Adam has a PhD in Political Science from Sheffield University in the UK and was previously Head of Economics for the Trades Union Congress (TUC).
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