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Rob Lilwall gets excellent testimonial from client again!

Rob Lilwall

Hong Kong-based adventure speaker, Rob Lilwall, was recently invited to speak at the Citywire Taipei Retreat. The audience love Rob’s presentation. Below is the testimonial from the Conference Producer. Rob was an absolute pleasure to work with, he provided a brilliant presentation littered with anecdotal stories from his adventures but also key take away’s that […]

Sun Bin, Chinese renowned mountaineer joins Speakers Connect

Sun Bin

We at Speakers Connect are proud to present Chinese renowned mountaineer Sun Bin. Sun is a Beijing-based athlete and adventurer who has climbed the seven highest peaks of the seven continents, including Mt. Everest. He is also a motivational speaker whose keynotes feature topics such as goal-setting, teamwork, risk management and commitment. Click on the […]

Rob Lilwall, Asia Motivational Speaker, Releases New Speaker Showreel

Rob Lilwall

Adventurer and motivational speaker Rob Lilwall has just released a new speaker showreel and we’ve got it right here for you to watch: Rob Lilwall is an ordinary person who, through taking an adventurous attitude to life, has achieved the extraordinary. In the last two decades, he has embarked on expeditions by bicycle and on foot, covering […]

Mick Dawson Got Great Reviews for his Motivational Speech

Mick Dawson got great reviews for his motivational speech in Seattle for one of the leading companies in the technology industry. Below is a sample testimonial: ”Micks ability to share his raw experiences about his journey across the Pacific and Atlantic oceans is truly a remarkable feat—he makes it come alive as if you there […]

Exciting Updates from Adventure Speaker Mick Dawson

It is always great to learn from our very talented speakers what they have achieved, and what they plan to challenge next. Here is a note form our adventure speaker, Mick Dawson: Together with my friend and fellow former Royal Marine Steve Grenham (who’s suffering with the symptoms of PTSD, the issue we’re trying to […]

Paul Niel Goes on Rickshaw Adventure to Support Girls’ Education in India

Paul Niel, our Hong Kong-based adventure speaker, has recently gone on a rickshaw adventure to support girls’ education in India.  “Girls without education in rural India are often subjected to child marriage and have children very young, or if they are poor they’ll drop out of schools to marry,” said Wong, 32, a language teacher. […]

Paul Niel’s SCMP Post Magazine Cover Story

Paul Niel, our Hong Kong-based adventure and innovation speaker, has had his recent expedition featured in the SCMP Post Magazine. “I grew up in the Austrian Prealps and my parents took me to the mountains from a very early stage,” says Paul Niel, who describes himself as a social entrepreneur and “future thinker”. “I never […]

Positive Review from SCMP for Rob Lilwall's New TV Series

South China Morning Post gave a very positive review for Rob Lilwall‘s new TV series, Walking Home from Mongolia, aired on Nat Geo Adventure channel. Read below an excerpt from the article… Like a mildly concussed emu, we’re bouncing around all over the place this week, with a mixed yet somewhat familiar tasting bag of […]

Hong Kong Motivational Speaker: Rob Lilwall

Rob Lilwall is the Hong Kong-based motivational speaker best-known for his 3-year Cycling Home from Siberia expedition. Recently, he has just finished his another adventure: Walking Home from Mongolia.

Rachael Robertson: Lessons from the Leadership Laboratory

Rachael Robertson led a 12 month expedition to Davis Station in Antarctica, where she headed a community of 18 diverse people in total isolation. Since returning from an intensive ‘leadership laboratory’ in Antarctica, Rachael has been in high demand as a speaker, evidence of the increasing demand for practical leadership.

Most Inspired by Lewis Pugh's Adventure

It is his determination and humility, and made him so different… Lewis Pugh is the only person to have completed a long distance swim in every ocean of the world. … In 2010, the World Economic Forum named him a Young Global Leader for his “ potential to contribute to shaping the future of the world through inspiring leadership.”

Be Inspired by the Story of David Lim, Renowned Asian Motivational Speaker

Partially disabled from a devastating rare nerve disorder since 1998, his comeback story of overcoming the odds made the cover of the Readers Digest magazine in 2001, and has since been translated into eight languages. … Contact us at Speakers Connect at info@speakersconnect or +852 21654126 if you would like to engage David for your next event, or viist us for more top-notch Asia-based Speakers from us .

Conrad Humphreys, World-class British Yachtsman, Joins Speakers Connect

He was just 28 years old when he led his team ‘LG Flatron’ to the finish of the BT Global Challenge in 1st place and is the youngest skipper in the history of the race to win “The World’s Toughest Yacht Race”. … When his yacht’s rudder was broken following a collision with a floating object in the water – many thought his race was over however Conrad’s single-minded determination saw him make his way back up the fleet finishing in 7th place after 104 days racing alone at sea.

Peter Schindler: The madness and magic of making a dream come true in China

Peter Schindler made his dream come true by starting to ask the question, “What if…” In 2007, after two years of preparation,  Peter took off on a 100-day road trip through China, not in a Land Rover or a Porsche Cayenne or a Hummvee, but in the granddaughter of a 1950s Lotus, a car made […]

Rob Lilwall – Lessons Learnt from Cycling Home from Siberia

Rob Lilwall is best known for his epic, 30,000 mile Cycling Home From Siberia expedition. Rob’s presentation tells the tale of how as a very ordinary person, he learnt to camp at minus forty degrees in Siberia, to cross swollen rivers in the jungles of Papua New Guinea, and to survive the lonely passes of […]