Nathaniel's Work


Nathaniel Diong is an award-winning educator, innovator and leading authority in the Future of Education. At Future Minds Network, he’s taught over 11,000 youth 21st century skills for the future. Delivering programs in schools and universities world-wide, his students learn by building their own businesses.



An internationally-acclaimed speaker, Nathaniel helps corporates, NGOs and educational institutions leverage the potential of Gen-Z, accelerate innovation and navigate the Future of Work. He’s graced the TEDx stage, lectured entrepreneurship at Monash University, and spoken at the National Youth Commission of Australia.



2021 Young Australian of the Year finalist, Nathaniel is an international startup mentor and Giant in Residence at Blackbird – Australia’s leading venture capital firm. He helps early-stage startups streamline their marketing & comms, strategy and measure impact to land corporate partners.