Mike Elgan is a journalist, opinion columnist, author, podcaster and futurist who specializes in artificial intelligence, AI glasses, spatial computing, augmented reality, virtual reality, synthetic media, extended reality, mixed reality and the future of work.

He writes a popular newsletter called Machine Society, as well as opinion columns, features and think pieces for a variety of publications reaching millions of readers each month, and wrote a book called Gastronomad: The Art of Living Everywhere and Eating Everything!

Before writing full time, he worked as worked as Editor-in-Chief, opinion writer, tech founder and editorial consultant for a range of technology publications. 

Elgan co-owns a publishing company called Elgan Media.