Robin Speculand – Strategy Execution in a Digital World

Robin Speculand

84% of digital transformations are failing. Leaders need a different mindset and approach from today’s leadership style. No longer can they control everything, spend most of their time in meetings, expected to have all the answers and know everything that’s going on. Robin Speculand in his new and highly engaging interactive keynote addresses why there […]

Dana Leong Created Music by Collaborating with A.I.

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, Grammy Awards Winner, has recently created a piece of orchestral electronic music by collaborating with an AI music platform, AIVA. Here is the launch video of iDragon, the Human + AI collaborated music, and also the subsequent video in which he explained how he made music with AI. Dana Leong has been dubbed as […]

Margie Warrell: Let’s Bounce Forward Stronger Post Pandemic

Margie Warrell

In her recent Forbes article, Margie Warrell shared how and why we could bounce forward stronger after the pandemic. Here are some highlights: The term posttraumatic growth (PTG) was first coined by psychologists Lawrence Calhoun and Richard Tedeschi in the 1990s to describe the phenomena whereby people emerge stronger in the aftermath of trauma. Considered […]

Angie Lau moderated virtual event with rave reviews

Angie Lau

Angie Lau, renowned journalist, recently moderated a virtual event and has got rave reviews from the participants. Here are some of the screenshots. Angie Lau is an award-winning former Bloomberg TV anchor, 20+ year veteran of journalism and is currently Founder and CEO of Forkast.News: a digital media platform for all things blockchain. Her flagship morning show “First […]

Dr Andy Xie shared his insights on the GameStop stock frenzy

Dr Andy Xie

Renowned independent economist Dr Andy Xie shared insights on the GameStop stock frenzy in his recent SCMP article. The drama unfolding around GameStop is a tale of the internet levelling the playing field between at-home retail investors and Wall Street. The US stock market may become as retail dominated, and as volatile, as the Chinese […]

Covid-19 market bubbles, a creation of the distorted global economy, cannot last

Dr Andy Xie

Dr Andy Xie, renowned economist, opined that despite the Fed’s best efforts, such asset bubbles cannot be sustained. Could political instability in the US be the shock that deflates the bubbles? A bubble usually ends with a shock, such as an accounting scandal or rising interest rates. So much helicopter money may indeed lead to […]

Insights from Ajmal Samuel, Hong Kong-based Entrepreneur, Endurance Athlete and Disability Rights Activist

Ajmal Samuel

Ajmal Samuel, Hong Kong-based entrepreneur, endurance athlete and disability rights activist, handcycled from Beijing to Mohe (Chinese border with Russia), a total distance of 2,615 Km in 37 days, in 2019, to raise awareness of disabled sports in China and Hong Kong and to raise funds for the education of needy children in Hong Kong, […]

Winston Ma: China-EU deal boosts Beijing’s goals to stay in global tech scene

Winston Ma

Winston Ma, former Managing Director of China Investment Corporation (CIC) and author of “The Hunt for Unicorns”, opined that the China-EU deal boosts Beijing’s goals to stay in global tech scene but rely on the U.S. less, in his recent CNBC interview. Here is a snippet: “You can see this dual circulation is balanced by […]

Mike Walsh: Why big companies struggle to reinvent themselves

Mike Walsh

In his recent keynote, futurist Mike Walsh discusses why transformation is so hard for big organizations. Why is transformation so hard for big organizations? It is not about their size. One of the most dangerous traps for corporations is to consume the idea of disruption, without actually internalizing it. They redesign their offices and add […]

Conversation with Dave McCaughan – 2021: Health and Wellness will be different

Dave McCaughan

In a recent webinar, Dave McCaughan had discussions with industry experts on the foresight of health and wellness, exploring how the consumer journey will look in 2021 and discovered how we can win-win-win in this fast-moving era, especially after the covid-crisis. Vast subjects such as water, sustainability, immunity, nutrition, new life builders, innovation, change management, […]

Minter Dial Publishes New Book: You Lead, How Being Yourself Makes You A Better Leader

Minter Dial

Bestselling author and professional speaker Minter Dial has just published a new book called “You Lead: How Being Yourself Makes You a Better Leader” last month. Here is a synopsis: Your biggest asset in leadership is you. How can you expect people to trust and believe in you, if you aren’t truthful and don’t embrace your […]

Rasmus Ankersen: Using big data to drive decision-making at FC Midtjylland

Rasmus Ankersen talked about the utility of big data in decision-making at FC Midtjylland. Rasmus emphasizes that data is key because it helps Midtjylland get closer to the truth: “In football the stories we tell ourselves are often wrong,” he says. “Look what happens when a team goes through a bad set of results. The […]

Engage the digital speaker, Dr Mark van Rijmenam, to speak at your upcoming virtual event

Mark van Rijmenam

Dr Mark van Rijmenam thinks about how technology changes organisations and society. He is the digital speaker and the author of three best-selling management books on big data, blockchain and AI. His latest book – The Organisation of Tomorrow – details how AI, blockchain and analytics turn your business into a data organization. He is […]

Winston Ma, Former Managing Director of China Investment Corporation (CIC), Joins Speakers Connect

Winston Ma

We are delighted to share that Winston Ma , former Managing Director of China Investment Corporation (CIC), joins Speakers Connect. Winston Ma is an investor, attorney, author, and adjunct professor in the global digital economy. He is one of a small number of native Chinese who have worked as investment professionals and practicing capital markets […]

Pandit Dasa: Developing Emotional Intelligence and Improving Your EQ Through Mindfulness

Pandit Dasa

Pandit Dasa, Mindful Leadership Expert, talks about mindfulness and emotional intelligence in his most recent video. Developing emotional intelligence is essential for proper teamwork to take place. It allows to hear someone else’s perspective and put ourselves in their shoes. Mindfulness practices can not only help us reduce stress and anxiety, but also improve our […]

Simone Heng: The Future of Human Connection after the Pandemic

Simone Heng

After getting used to the year-long social distancing measures, would we become socially awkward when the COVID 19 pandemic is finally history and we can finally get back to work, meet with friends and socialise freely? Simone Heng, human connection expert, shared a few tips in her recent presentation to prepare us to get ready […]