Category Archives: Asia

Case Everaert Spoke at Horasis Global Meeting on the Topic of Leaders as Risk Takers or Risk Avoiders

Case Everaert

Case Everaert was invited to join a panel of exciting speakers to discuss the topic of Leaders as Risk Takers or Risk Avoiders, at the Horasis Global Meeting. One of Case’ views was that any situation or circumstance could be turned into a gift or opportunity as long as you have the mental fitness to […]

Matt Friedman ESG Presentations

Matt Friedman

Mr Matt Friedman, CEO of The Mekong Club, has been busy speaking at different ESG conferences and events. He particularly focuses on the (S) social of ESG: What is the investor role in combating human trafficking? Content of his presentation: What is human trafficking/modern slavery and what are trends across Asia? What are organizations doing […]

Winston Ma: Digital War – How China’s Tech Power Shapes the Future of AI, Blockchain, & Cyberspace

Winston Ma

Mr. Winston Ma spoke at the virtual program hosted by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations recently, where he explored how China’s innovation ecosystem drives next generation unicorns and its young netizens participate in the evolving digital economy, and what emerging markets can learn from China as they dive headlong into the mobile-first economy. Watch the […]

Morinosuke Kawaguchi Publishes New Book, Complete Analysis of Price-Value Interrelation: A Comparative Approach, in Japanese

Morinosuke Kawaguchi

Morinosuke Kawaguchi, Japanese futurist and strategist, has recently published his new book, “Complete Analysis of Price-Value Interrelation: A Comparative Approach, 超万物開闢図譜(ちょうばんぶつかいびゃくずふ)” . In this book, more than 2,400 products distributed in Japan are compared and evaluated by developing them on a coordinate map showing the unit price per kilogram and the shipment volume on the […]

Why Dr Leroy Chiao, NASA Astronaut Sees Many Reasons for Optimism Despite the Pandemic

Dr Leroy Chiao

In a recent Asia Society interview, Dr Leroy Chiao, former NASA astronaut, shared why he saw many reasons for optimism despite the pandemic. In the latest episode of Asia Society’s series Asian Americans Building America, Asia Society President and CEO Kevin Rudd speaks with Leroy Chiao, a Chinese American astronaut, about his upbringing, his work […]

Chef Dirk Haltenhof Speaking at F&B Industry Event

Chef Dirk Haltenhof

Chef Dirk Haltenhof, Executive Director Culinary, The Katara Towers, Lusail, Raffles and Fairmont at Raffles Hotels & Resorts, will be speaking at the Informa Saladplate 𝟑𝐫𝐝 𝐉𝐚𝐩𝐚𝐧 𝐅𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐚𝐥 – 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡𝐲 & 𝐃𝐢𝐞𝐭 𝐖𝐞𝐛𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐫 on “Japanese F&B culture in todays world, hospitality and end user”.   Click here to register and learn more about the event. […]

Dr Andy Xie: From towering debt to bitcoin’s boom, why 2021 is the year of living dangerously

Dr Andy Xie

In his most recent SCMP opinion piece, independent economist Dr Andy Xie discussed why 2021 is the year of living dangerously. Vaccination is unshackling major developed economies and money is flowing into real economies, sparking overheating and inflation. This may spell the end of the speculative boom in both traditional financial markets and new products […]

Matthew Brennan Discusses ByteDance, TikTok, and China’s Growing Influence in Global Tech

Matthew Brennan

Apps like WeChat are leading a wave of innovation in China and the world, quickly bringing China closer to the goal of becoming a technological superpower. In a recent podcast interview, Matthew Brennan discusses about the future of Chinese mobile technology and innovation. Matthew is a speaker and writer focusing on Chinese mobile technology and […]

HKSTP Corporate Innovation Summit A Great Success

HKSTP Corporate Innovation

We at Speakers Connect are most thrilled for the opportunity to engage Brett King, leading banking futurist, and Alex Osterwalder, founder of Business Model Generation, to speak at the HKSTP Corporate Innovation Summit; as well as innovation veteran Guy Parsonage and Vincent Vaucelle to facilitate the corporate innovation workshops! Tremendous reviews from the audience and […]

Excited to have Alex Osterwalder, founder of Business Model Generation, to speak on How to Build Invincible Companies

Alex Osterwalder

We are most excited to have Alex Osterwalder, founder of Business Model Generation, to speak on How to Build Invincible Companies at the HKSTP Corporate Innovation Summit Dr. Alexander (Alex) Osterwalder is one of the world’s most influential innovation experts, a leading author, entrepreneur and in-demand speaker whose work has changed the way established companies […]

Welcome Benjamin Loh, Professional #Millennial Speaker, Joining Us at Speakers Connect

Benjamin Loh

We at Speakers Connect are proud to share that Benjamin Loh , professional #millenialspeaker, is available to speak at your next event. Benjamin is the youngest Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) in Asia and has spoken at 9 countries in Asia from corporations like ANZ Bank, Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), Porsche, UOB Bank and more. […]

Wayne Chan, Singapore-based emcee, available to host your next conference

Wayne Chan

  We at Speakers Connect are excited to share that Wayne Chan, Singapore-based emcee and former Channel NewsAsia presenter is available to host your next conference. If you are looking for a strong English speaking emcee who can bring the right amount of gravitas to your event, then your search ends here. Watch the video […]

Simon Collins: Design is the Future

Simon Collins

Simon Collins is the Founder of WeDesign.org and former Dean of Parsons School of Design. In his “Design (is) The Future” keynote, he explains how to use design to prepare for and succeed in this uncertain future. Simon emphasizes that “If you’re gonna do anything, do it brilliantly.” Watch his keynote below to learn more: Simon […]

TEKTONIK Music, Founded by Grammy Winning Musician Dana Leong, Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Dana Leong

TEKTONIK Music, founded by Grammy Award winning musician Dana Leong, celebrates its 10th anniversary. Dana started TEKTONIK 10 years ago to heal the world with music, shortly after the massive earthquake and tsunami in the Sendai region in Japan. About TEKTONIK TEKTONIK unites artists from around the world from different nations and cultures together to […]

Angie Lau Launches The Daily Forkast, Reporting Crypto and Blockchain News

Angie Lau

Angie Lau, award winning journalist, has recently launched “The Daily Forkast”, which is a wrap-up of all the day’s happenings in crypto and blockchain, from Asia to the world, in 4 minutes. 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 […]

Dave McCaughan: “COPING” with the COVID Pandemic

Dave McCaughan

COPING is a big theme of 2020 for many due to the COVID pandemic. Dave McCaughan, marketing expert shares his insights and research on the topic. 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 joining McCann in 1986 where […]