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David McCaughan: Story Telling for Social Entrepreneurs to Engage Better

David McCaughan

In a recent interview, David McCaughan talked about his work as a story teller, and dive into how social entrepreneurs can engage better… be it through deploying a shock & awe tactic, or through a constant effort to tell the story of the organization. David McCaughan is an advertising and marketing expert who has been working […]

Lewis Pugh Completed English Channel challenge

Lewis Pugh

Lewis Pugh is the only person to have completed a long-distance swim in every ocean of the world. And most recently, he accomplished another astonishing feat—-swimming the length of the English Channel (530km) in support of cleaning up the oceans. For over 3 decades now, Lewis has been pioneering swims in the most challenging environments on earth […]

Tanmay Bakshi, 14-year-old TED Speaker, Author, Algorithm-ist, Available to Speak in Asia

Tanmay Bakshi

We at Speakers Connect are proud to announce that Tanmay Bakshi is now available to speak in Asia. The 14 year old is a TED speaker, author, algorithmist, neural network architect and AI expert for IBM. Some of Tanmay’s notable quotes include “I never knew people coded as a job. I thought it was just another toy […]

James Taylor, Creativity Speaker, Joins Speakers Connect

James Taylor

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present creativity speaker James Taylor. James Taylor is a keynote speaker, author and entrepreneur on a mission to help people and organizations maximize, market and monetize their creativity. James is an award-winning speaker and internationally recognized leader in creativity and innovation. For over 20 years, he has been teaching […]

Brett King in Australia in June

Brett King

Bestselling author and world-renowned speaker Brett King is coming to Australia in June! Contact us to engage him during his visit to Australia and save on travel cost. Learn more about Brett King by watching his promo reel below: Brett King is a bestselling author and the founder of a breakout new retail banking concept, Movenbank. Voted as American Banker’s Innovator […]

Mark van Rijmenam, Speaker on Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain and Big Data

Mark van Rijmenam

Mark van Rijmenam is an in-demand speaker on big data, artificial intelligence and blockchain. He believes in in sustainable, social and economic responsibility when doing business or creating companies. For Mark, it is possible to use the latest trends such as Big Data, Robotics, Virtual reality, Artificial Intelligence, Nanotechnology or 3D printing to change and improve the world […]

Mike Walsh: Why leaders should stop doing work, and start designing it

Mike Walsh

21st century leaders need to adjust to a world of algorithms, automation and AI. According to futurist Mike Walsh, the algorithmic leader of the future will have two key qualities – the ability to understand human behavior, and a flair for computational thinking. “In the future, it’s going to be activities not occupations that will […]

Sara Watson: The Implications of the Data-driven Economy

Sara Watson

Sara Watson, in her keynote presentation at FutureME, talks about the innocuous fun of playing with our data, and the more serious implications of how our data can shape and influence our experiences and acts on our behalf in a data-driven economy. Sara Watson is a technology critic, an affiliate with the Berkman Klein Center for […]

Mike Walsh in Asia in April

Leading futurist, global nomad and renowned keynote speaker Mike Walsh will be coming to Asia this April! Mike Walsh advises leaders on how to keep a competitive edge in this era of disruptive technological change and inspires teams to think of better strategies to effectively innovate. Mike believes that “Digital transformation begins and ends with human experience” […]

Daniel Sieberg – Author of “The Digital Diet” and Google’s Head of Media Outreach

Daniel Sieberg

Daniel Sieberg, author of the “The Digital Diet” and Head of Media Outreach at Google has a lot to share about technology, trends and his experiences working for the tech giant. Here are a few videos of Daniel talking those and more: Daniel Sieberg is an Emmy-nominated and award-winning TV correspondent/host/author whose work across four continents. He is […]

The North Korean Defector Story from Hyeonseo Lee

Hyeonseo Lee

North Korean defector and human rights activist Hyeonseo Lee spoke at the Stanford Graduate School of Business Global Speaker Series. In the video below Hyeonseo shares her harrowing trials escaping from the North Korean regime, her defect to China, and ultimate asylum in South Korea. She advocates for us to embrace the obstacles in our lives as they reveal opportunities […]

Speakers Connect Introduces Mark van Rijmenam, Big Data Expert

Mark van Rijmenam

Speakers Connect is proud to present big data expert and bestselling author Mark van Rijmenam. Mark van Rijmenam is Founder of Datafloq.com, the One-Stop Source for Big Data which creates the Big Data ecosystem by connecting all stakeholders within the global Big Data market.  Mark is  also the author of the book “Think Bigger – Developing a Successful […]

Paul Niel: Exponential Organizations

Paul Niel

Hong Kong-based entrepreneur, adventurer and future thinker Paul Niel talks about Exponential Organizations and how companies can be transformed from linear to exponential. In 2012, Kodak Corporation, a 100-year-old, Fortune 100 company, went bankrupt. In the same year, Instagram (also in the photography business) was acquired by Facebook for $1 billion with only 13 employees. This is a […]

Speakers Connect Thrilled to Represent Prof Roy Chua, Organizational Behavior Expert

Prof Roy Chua

We at Speakers Connect are thrilled to represent organizational behavior expert Prof Roy Chua. Prof Roy Chua is an Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior and Human Resources at the Singapore Management University (SMU) – Lee Kong Chian School of Business. He teaches primarily in the MBA, EMBA, PhD in Organizational Behavior, and Doctor of Innovation programs. […]

Andy Xie – Insights on outlook of Chinese economy and changing tourist expectations on Australian tourism

Andy Xie

Andy Xie keynoted at the China Uncovered conference hosted by Tourism Australia in Sydney on 17 March 2016, on outlook of Chinese economy and changing tourist expectations on Australian tourism. Some of the questions that Dr. Andy Xie addressed are “What is the mid-term economic outlook for China?”, “How does the move from an ‘investment led’ […]

Dave McCaughan on Tapping into the Aging Silver Market

Dave McCaughan

Dave McCaughan recently contributed to the RW Connect about an interesting concern regarding market research–the neglect for consumers over 65 years old.  In his poignant yet insightful article, Dave McCaughan pointed out the tendency of market research to just place the 65+ population into one big lump. He shared how this attitude could be problematic. Dave pointed out that […]