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Niall Ferguson on the State of the World in 2020 — and Beyond

Niall Ferguson

Renowned historian Niall Ferguson shared his insights on the state of the world in 2020 and beyond, at his recent presentation in Hong Kong. Niall Ferguson, MA, D.Phil., is the Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and a senior fellow of the Center for European Studies, Harvard, where he served for twelve […]

Seth Earley Publishing New Book The AI-Powered Enterprise: Harness the Power of Ontologies to Make Your Business Smarter, Faster and More Profitable

Seth Earley

Seth Earley has a new book called “The AI-Powered Enterprise: Harness the Power of Ontologies to Make Your Business Smarter, Faster and More Profitable” set to be released in April 2020. The AI-Powered Enterprise examines two fundamental questions: First, how will the future be different as a result of artificial intelligence? And second, what must […]

Peggy Liu’s new book Mesmerize the Media: Maximize Your Impact With More Press now available on Amazon

Peggy Liu

Peggy Liu has just released her new book “Mesmerize the Media: Maximize Your Impact With More Press” on Amazon and it is already getting rave reviews! Peggy Liu is TIME’s Hero of the Environment and “China’s Green Goddess” and the author of “Mesmerize the Media: Maximize Your Impact With More Press.” She shares practical advice […]

Greg Larkin, best-selling author of This Might Get Me Fired, available to speak in Asia

Greg Larkin

We are honored to share that Greg Larkin, bestselling author of This Might Get Me Fired, is available to speak in Asia. Greg is an expert in artificial intelligence, business growth, and corporate innovation, and the co-founder of Recorp. He believes that the greatest entrepreneurs of our time are hidden inside the biggest companies on Earth. In the […]

Arnold Ma: A glimpse of the future from China

Arnold Ma

Arnold Ma shares insights on China’s growth, a glimpse of the future from China, and a new modern Chinese culture impacting society and consumerism. China has grown at almost 10% per year over the last 40 years, but more importantly, it has lifted 800 million people out of poverty. That’s almost the entire population of […]

Steve Hoffman, Captain & CEO of Founders Space, Available to Speak in Asia

Steve Hoffman

We are delighted to share that Steve Hoffman, captain and CEO of Founders Space is now available to speak in Asia! Steve Hoffman, fondly called Captain Hoff in Silicon Valley, is a CEO, venture capitalist, angel investor, serial entrepreneur, studio head, computer engineer, filmmaker, Hollywood TV exec, published author, coder, game designer, manga rewriter, animator and […]

John Sanei, Author of Bestseller FOREsight, Available to Speak in Asia

John Sanei

We are delighted to share that John Sanei, author of bestseller FOREsight, is now available to speak in Asia. Futurist John Sanei is Africa’s first faculty member at Singularity University in San Francisco and the Co-founder and Chief Exponential Officer at Future Self Academy, an author-led, online platform that connectors the curious to leading thinkers. […]

Dave McCaughan: Why the silver hair market is a golden opportunity

Dave McCaughan

Dave McCaughan, Asia marketing expert, was invited to keynote at the 2019 Global Wellness Summit in Singapore, and shared his insights on why the silver hair market is a golden opportunity. Dave McCaughan has over three decades experience leading the development of advertising and marketing strategies across the Asia-Pacific region. He started in his native Sydney […]

Lars Silberbauer, Former Senior Global Director of Social Media and Video at LEGO Group, Available to Speak in Asia

Lars Silberbauer

We at Speakers Connect are delighted to announce that Lars Silberbauer, former Senior Global Director of Social Media and Video at LEGO Group is now available to speak in Asia! Lars is a New York-based digital leader and the Senior Vice Preside of Viacom Digital Studios, responsible for driving the MTV brand on digital and […]

Prof Anil Gupta and Haiyan Wang Ranked 25 in Recent Thinkers 50 Ranking

Prof Anil Gupta and Haiyan Wang

We at Speakers Connect are delighted to share that Prof Anil Gupta and Haiyan Wang ranked 25th in the recent Thinkers50 list. Based in London, Thinkers50 is the world’s most reliable resource for identifying, ranking, and sharing the leading management ideas of our age. Their ambition is to provide innovative access to ideas with the power to […]

Mike Walsh: Why Business Leaders Need to Understand Their Algorithms

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh, leading futurist, in his recent Harvard Business Review article, argued that business leaders need to understand their algorithms, to ensure that the technology is not optimised for unintended outcomes. Read further to see his views: One of the biggest sources of anxiety about AI is not that it will turn against us, but […]

Dr. Harry G. Broadman : “Trade, Tariffs and Tumult”

Harry G. Broadman

Dr. Harry G. Broadman shared his insights on the economic outlook and the development of the trade war in his recent keynote presentation. Here’s a testimonial: Harry was indispensable on the “Trade, Tariffs and Tumult” Mainstage Panel, which I chaired, at the 2019 National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Annual Summit. I knew I could […]

Rudy Lim: Fintech and Digital Transformation in Southeast Asia

Rudy Lim

Rudy Lim, fintech and digital transformation expert shared his insights on recent fintech and automation development in Southeast Asia in his keynote. Click the image below to watch the video: Over the past decade, Rudy Lim has encountered entrepreneurs at all stages of growth, both locally in Singapore and globally, in his dual capacity as investor and […]

Edith Yeung: China could launch its own digital currency within the next 6 to 12 months

Edith Yeung

Edith Yeung opined that China could launch its own digital currency in the next 6-12 months, at the recent CNBC East Tech West Conference held in Guangzhou, China. The Chinese government has been researching and studying the possibility of launching its own digital currency in recent years and has identified entities for a potential roll-out, […]

Fredrik Haren Spoke at the World Vision’s Triennial Council in Manila

Fredrik Haren

One of the reason why we love working with Fredrik Haren is he is really a thinker. He would keep reflecting on what he has learnt and also share the insights with his friends and clients. For example, we just engaged him to speak at the World Vision’s Triennial Council in Manila. And the below […]

Brett King: The future of Fintech

Brett King

Brett King is the author of Amazon best-seller Bank 4.0 and host of the top-ranked FinTech podcast in the world, Breaking Banks. In his presentation King described the progress of banking over the last 500 years, and used examples from historical banking as well as contemporary innovative practices to illustrate changes in the nature of […]