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John Wood Talks at Google: Room to Read: From Start to Success

John Wood at a recent “Talk at Google” event, talked about how the charity collaborated with local governments, schools, communities and families to ensure they understood the importance of literacy and the role that they could play in helping girls and women achieve their full potential. He was joined by Saluom Lak, one of the charities success .. read more

Mina Guli: 100 Marathons in 100 Days to Highlight Key Water Issues Worldwide

Mina Guli, a corporate lawyer turned water activist, will be running 100 marathons in 100 days to highlight key water issues worldwide. Here is the media coverage of Mina’s expedition, as well as details of the water issue we face in TIME Magazine. “Water scarcity is just such ahuge problem. I want to bring attention to the world’s .. read more

Lauren Burns, Olympic Gold Medalist in Taekwondo, Joins Speakers Connect

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present Lauren Burns, Olympic gold medalist and inspirational speaker. Lauren was awarded the Order of Australia in 2001 and has a string of international titles and achievements to her name. She conducts regular motivational presentations, active workshops and health and wellness programs all over Australia and abroad. Lauren .. read more

Dr Marie Charles, Key Innovator in Global Healthcare, Joins Speakers Connect

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present Dr Marie Charles , global healthcare innovator, entrepreneur and motivational speaker. Dr Charles has spent more than two decades deployed to many of the most isolated, inaccessible and often very hostile regions across 4 continents. This includes war zones, conflict zones, disaster zones and the epicentre of pandemics (such .. read more

Marc Priestley Publishes New Book: The Mechanic: The Secret World of the F1 Pitlane

McLaren’s former Number One mechanic Marc Priestley publishes a new book “The Mechanic” detailing some outrageous F1 secrets, rivalries and more of his experiences touring the world. In the high octane atmosphere of the Formula One pit lane, the spotlight is most often on the superstar drivers. And yet, without the technical knowledge, competitive determination and outright .. read more

Motivational Speaker David Thomas Joins Speakers Connect

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present motivational speaker David Thomas. At the age of 27, after a chequered schooling, David Thomas bought a book on memory and found he had a gift. 8 months later he went to the World Memory Championships and came 4th. Since then, he has garnered several achievements including breaking a .. read more

Peter Baines: Where are our leaders coming from?

Peter Baines has spent most of his life’s work in positions of leadership, especially during international disasters and crisis situations. Peter draws from over two decades of experience and brings keynotes that inspire, engage and inform. One of his keynotes, “Where are our leaders coming from?”, touches on diversity and culture, resilience and empathy, and the changing landscape .. read more

Rasmus Ankersen in Asia in Oct and Nov 2017

Bestselling author, entrepreneur and keynote speaker Rasmus Ankersen will be in Asia this coming October and November 2017. Rasmus’ first international book “The Gold Mine Effect” is also one of his keynotes. It explores the performance development in the sporting world and what it means for business and life in general. Here is a quick glimpse of Rasmus Ankersen’s .. read more

Lewis Pugh on the Alternative Rich List

Lewis Pugh  was amongst the few that were included in the Alternative Rich List published by the UK Sunday Times, in conjunction with the annual Sunday Times Rich List. It is a list that acknowledges “wealth” beyond material wealth. The diverse group of 50 people on the list included Sir David Attenborough, Banksy, Virginia McKenna, .. read more

Rob Lilwall: Adventures and Lessons Learnt

Rob Lilwall is a Hong Kong based adventurer, author and motivational speaker. He has starred in two television shows for National Geographic, and his expeditions on foot and by bicycle have taken him through some of the most extreme parts of the world. He is a popular speaker at corporate conferences, where he tells stories .. read more