Category Archives: Asia

Dr Andy Xie: The US-China technology war is about to burst the tech bubble

Dr Andy Xie

In his recent article published in SCMP, Dr Andy Xie, renowned economist warned that the US-China technology war is about to burst the tech bubble. China is an economy that overinvests, while the US overconsumes: a marriage of convenience allowed these two one-legged individuals to lean on each other and keep their balance. But as […]

Simone Heng Virtual Presentation Sample on the Topic of Human Connection

Simone Heng

Simone Heng is a global keynote speaker and specialist on the topic of Human Connection. Here is the sample of her presenting virtually on the topic of Human Connection. Simone Heng is a global keynote speaker on the topic of Human Connection and a former international broadcaster. In her one and half decade-long career in the media industry, […]

Chef Dirk Haltenhof RTHK Interview: Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the F&B Industry

Dirk Haltenhof

Celebrity chef Dirk Haltenhof was recently interviewed by RTHK Radio on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the F&B industry, and how his team has been innovating quickly to adapt to the changes to continue serving the customers. Listen to the entire interview here. Born and raised in Black Forest, Germany, Dirk Haltenhof developed a […]

Mark Gallagher: Why Covid-19 will drive Innovation

Mark Gallagher

Mark Gallagher, former senior executive at Formula 1, is a firm believer that crisis is always a catalyst of innovation. He describes how Formula 1 has survived a number of major threats over the past 20 years and has been able to respond quickly to the Covid-19 crisis including in pivoting its technologies towards the […]

Cate Trotter: How has the smartphone transformed the way we shop?

Cate Trotter

Retail expert, Cate Trotter, in her recent article, elaborates on how the smartphone has changed retail experience. She used examples from Starbucks, Net-a-porter, Nike, 7-Eleven, JD, and more to demonstrate how retailers are getting innovative with mobile commerce. Think back to the first mobile phones for a moment. Now think how far we’ve come in […]

Michele Wucker: Is COVID-19 a ‘gray rhino’ event?

Michele Wucker

TEDTalk speaker and bestselling author Michele Wucker, in her recent conversation with Asian Scientist, answers an important question—Was COVID-19 a gray rhino event? Michele discussed her gray rhino theory with respect to the COVID pandemic, and what gray rhino events we should anticipate in the future. Watch the full interview below: Michele Wucker is an award-wining […]

Mike Walsh: Thanks to COVID-19, what if there is no new normal?

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh shares 3 new skills that we need to master in order to survive and thrive in the radically different reality after COVID-19. What if the new normal, is not normal at all? Thanks to COVID-19, we are now living in a radically different reality. Robotics, VR, automation, protests, surveillance, fake news – this […]

Fireside Chat with Jerome Joseph on Personal Branding

Jerome Joseph

Brand and marketing expert, Jerome Joseph, has worked with over 1000 brands in 34 countries, and is the author of 8 best-selling books in branding. It is our pleasure to have Jerome to share his insights on personal branding with us in this fireside chat. Please contact us at [email protected] if you would like to engage Jerome […]

Anders Sorman-Nilsson – Creating Sustainable Success: Scenario Planning for the Coronavirus & Future Disruptions

Anders Sorman-Nilsson

Futurist Anders Sorman-Nilsson conducts scenario planning webinars that outline a strategic thinking method for innovation and risk mitigation – for both this viral disruption and the beyond-tomorrow trends. The video below is an on-demand Corona Strategy Webinar where Anders talks about future shock, disruption and more: Anders Sorman-Nilsson is a reformed lawyer, and the founder and […]

Michael McQueen: The Post-Crisis Kickstart

Michael McQueen

Michael McQueen launched his new keynote “The Post-Crisis Kickstart” to help organisations to cope with the challenges brought about by COVID-19. The secret to accelerated growth and sustained momentum In the wake of any crisis, smart businesses and leaders recognise the importance of kickstarting their momentum – and fast. Having spent over 15 years studying […]

Futurist Brett King: Recovery Stage Post-pandemic Insight

Brett King

Futurist, Brett King, shared his insights about Covid-19’s impact and the lessons learned, what the future of business looks post-pandemic, the recovery stage following the government’s fiscal response to improve liquidity and how the position of the Big Techs have changed, in his recent interview for Finextra. Brett King is a bestselling author and the founder […]

Engage Martina Fuchs to Moderate Your Upcoming Event!

Martina Fuchs

We at Speakers Connect are excited to share that Martina Fuchs, seasoned broadcaster and public speaker is now available to moderate your upcoming event. Martina is a former CNNMoney Switzerland TV Anchor based in Zurich, Senior Business Reporter for the Chinese state broadcaster CGTN (China Global Television Network, formerly CCTV NEWS), Reuters Economy Correspondent for the […]

Simone Heng Joining Speakers Connect

Simone Heng

We are most delighted to have Simone Heng joining us at Speakers Connect. Simone extensively studied Human Connection and in her talk at [email protected], Simone shared “How to Authentically Connect with Anyone” so that we can all become Human Connection Superheroes. Watch her keynote below: Simone Heng is a global keynote speaker on the topic of Human Connection and […]

Richard Gerver – From Chaos to Control

Richard Gerver

Bestselling author Richard Gerver joined us for a virtual fireside chat where we discussed how to face the changes brought about by COVID-19, what we can do when we feel stressed, how we can manage better from chaos to control, and how we can inspire others to face the challenge and make the best of […]

Tay Guan Hin: Vertical video story telling

Josiah Tay Guan Hin

Tay Guan Hin, former regional head, Asia Pacific at JWT, talks about the way to maximize mobile video in advertising. He shows how to turn thumb stopping content into likes – the secret? Vertical story telling. What exactly is it? Watch the video below to learn more: Tay Guan Hin is the Founder and GCCO of TGH […]

Mike Walsh: The Key to Building a Successful Remote Organization? Data

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh, leading futurist, shared his insight on the key to building a successful remote organisation in his recent Harvard Business Review article. Data has become even more important when teams are working remotely. Here are a few highlights: In this respect, distributed organizations are typically ahead of more traditional ones — where documentation can […]