Category Archives: News

Su-Yen Wong Named as Top Conference Speaking Voice by Linkedin

Su-Yen Wong

Most delighted that Su-Yen Wong has been named as Top Conference Speaking Voice by Linkedin! Su-Yen Wong is an internationally recognised thought leader, professional speaker, and board director, who helps audiences around the world navigate the intersection of technology, strategy and leadership. Her perspectives are shaped by a unique blend of hands-on experience at the board […]

Andrew Winston named by Thinkers50 as the 3rd most influential management thinker in the world (Net Positive co-author Paul Polman)

Andrew Winston

Andrew Winston sustainability expert, was recently named by Thinkers50 as the 3rd most influential management thinker in the world (along with his Net Positive co-author, Paul Polman.). Andrew Winston is a globally-recognized expert on megatrends and how to build companies that thrive by serving the world. His early career included advising companies on corporate strategy while at Boston Consulting Group […]

James Clear’s Atomic Habits is the best-selling book of 2023 on Amazon

James Clear

James Clear’s Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones has claimed the top spot as the best-selling book of 2023 on Amazon (that’s for all books and all categories)! It is a testament to the power of the book’s message. The idea of creating atomic habits – small, […]

Documentary Produced by Chloe Cho about Metaverse Wins Asian TV Awards!

Chloe Cho

We are most delighted to hear that documentary, “Metaverse Nation”, produced by renowned Singapore-based journalist, Chloe Cho, has just won in two categories at Asia’s biggest TV awards – Asian TV Awards! We love engaging Chloe to moderate conferences for her great insights and professionalism. Contact us at Speakers Connect if you would like to […]

TV Series on Metaverse Produced by Chloe Cho Nominated at the Asian Television Awards

Chloe Cho

We are most happy that the Metaverse Nation TV series produced by Chloe Cho has been nominated in Best Extended Reality & Infotainment categories at the Asian Television Awards. TV Series on Metaverse Produced by Chloe Cho Nominated at the Asian Television Awards Chloe Cho is Presenter/ Executive Producer in Channel NewsAsia’s Current Affairs Department. She […]

Dr Andy Xie: The US dollar super bubble may finally be popped – by the Israel-Gaza war

Dr Andy Xie, economist, shared his insights that the US dollar super bubble may finally be popped, by the Israel-Gaza war, in his recent article in SCMP. Here is an excerpt: The massive distortions in the global monetary system, which drives financial bubbles, come from the yuan-dollar peg. When China adopted the export-led development model […]

Mike Walsh interviewed by Malaysia Media on the importance of the AI-powered organisation and more

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh, leading futurist, was interviewed by Malaysia media, including the Borneo Post and TVS on the importance of the AI-powered organisation, the important skillsets for the future, and the comparative advantage of Sarawak, Malaysia. Learn more about it here. Mike Walsh is the CEO of Tomorrow, a global consultancy on designing business for the 21st […]

Dr Andy Xie: Without reforms, China can still afford the time to muddle through its economic problems

Dr Andy Xie

In a recent SCMP article, Dr Andy Xie opined that without reforms, China can still afford the time to muddle through its economic problems. Here is a quick summary and some highlights: China won’t reach for harsh reforms, choosing instead to gently deflate its property bubble and absorb overcapacities as it waits for demand to return […]

Su-Yen Wong and Fermin Diez Named Top HR Influencers by ETHRWorld Southeast Asia

Su-Yen Wong

ETHRWorld Southeast Asia has revealed its list of top HR Influencers for 2023. 21 trendsetters from across the region are included in the list, and Su-Yen Wong, Chairperson, Singapore Institute of Directors, and Fermin Diez, Deputy CEO & Group Director, Sector Capability are amongst them. Learn more about it here   Su-Yen Wong is a professional […]

Winston Ma Named Vice Chair, Chief Investment Officer of IDCA

Winston Ma

We at Speakers Connect are delighted to share that Winston Ma has recently been named Vice Chair and Chief Investment Office of the International Data Center Authority (IDCA). International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announced that Winston Ma will lead a new sustainable digital infrastructure project development financing unit aimed at enhancing the digital economies […]

Dana Leong Interviewed by South Korea Maeil Business Newspaper on Cultural Diversity

Dana Leong

Dana Leong, Grammy Awards Winner, is featured in South Korea’s Maeil Business Newspaper. Here are some highlights: “We need a major positive shift of both mindsets and in actions in the world to drive overall sentiments and results into a better place.” ~ Dana Leong “If we realize that our lives can be rich and […]

Dr. Parag Khanna CNN Interview: Russia is tilting towards the Asian system

Dr Parag Khanna

In his interview for CNN International, Dr Parag Khanna points to the trade linkages and diplomatic alignments binding Russia to China and India as well, embedding Russia in the Asian system. Both China and India have pledged to go their own way on Russia, meaning they will take full advantage of the situation to benefit their […]

Jack Sim and John Wood Amongst The Most Impactful Philanthropists in Tatler Asia The Impact List 2020

Jack Sim and John Wood

We at Speakers Connect, are delighted to share at that Jack Sim, Founder of the World Toilet Organisation and John Wood, Founder of Room to Read, are amongst the most impactful philanthropists in Tatler’s Asia The Impact List 2020! These two are truly inspiring and it is such an honor that we get to work […]

Mike Walsh: AI Should Change What You Do — Not Just How You Do It

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh, futurist, in his recent Harvard Business Review article argues that AI should change what you do, not just how you do it. In the article, he quoted examples from Goldman Sachs and UBS on how the traditional banks harness the tremendous potential of artificial intelligence. The high unemployment numbers of the Covid-19 recession […]

Azran Osman-Rani Named One of The Most Influential Voices In Asia Right Now by Tatler

Azran Osman-Rani

We at Speakers Connect are proud to share that Azran Osman-Rani was on Tatler’s list of The Most Influential Voices in Asia Right Now! Azran Osman-Rani is a frequent speaker on driving competitiveness and innovation in modern corporate culture, and has drawn numerous fans in C-suites across Asia with his book 30 Days and 30 Years, which […]

Alice Kaushal on Advising Businesses on Business Etiquette and Customer Services

Alice Kaushal

Alice Kaushal was on the front cover of the Examiner Weekender on how she runs her international business etiquette firm from Launceston, Australia. Alice advises businesses on the manners laid down by business etiquette guru Emily Post, and updated for a globalised world almost a century later. “Take the Italian jewellery company Bulgari,” Ms Kaushal […]