In a vote that shocked the world, the UK voted to exit the European Union and disrupted the trend towards global integration. Quickly, dominoes fell: UK PM David Cameron resigned, global stock markets swooned, and UK real estate prices fell the most in 7 years. Will this continue? When will Article 50 be triggered and will Prime Minister Theresa May be forced into a "hard Brexit"? Will other countries vote to the leave the EU? How will this impact the US and the global economy? As a realistic optimist, Andy sees potential good solutions coming out of bad situations. By using a combination of humor, anecdotes and stories, he engages audiences and helps them understand the big picture on the mash-up of business, politics and economics. As a journalist, author and researcher, Andy Busch draws on 30 years of experience to give your audience the tools they need to understand the political economy and events like Brexit. Here are the top 3 takeaways: • Key drivers for UK invoking Art. 50 and leaving EU • Key complications from leaving EU • Key global repercussions creating problems and opportunities for solutions. For his full bio, check out the nearby link.