Keynote speaker Ann Daniels is one of Britain’s leading female explorers, a world record holder, fighter, leader and a captivating presenter. She has been recognized by the Guinness book of records and received several awards for her impressive yet dangerous expeditions in the world’s most inhospitable environments. Through her talks, she illustrates the importance of good leadership and emphasizes the essentiality of teamwork.
Why you should book speaker Ann Daniels
- Ann Daniels is a well-known explorer and recently worked with NASA and the European Space Agency to help scientists understand what is happening in the fragile Polar ice cap.
- Ann’s stories captivate the audience in a unique and inspiring way. She relates her experience as a polar explorer to the ever-changing business world where good leadership and teamwork are essential.
- As a speaker Ann Daniels is engaging and inspiring. Previous clients like Disney and Vodafone praise her for her presentation skills and ability to truly connect with the audience.
In 2002, she became the first woman in history to ski to the North and South Poles as part of all women teams. She has sledge-hauled over 4000 miles, in the most inhospitable environments in the world, completing over 10 polar expeditions and surviving over 400 days on the ice. She is well versed and aware of the importance of a positive attitude in the most difficult circumstances. As a Polar guide and the only leader of all 3 Catlin Arctic surveys, she is living proof that good leadership counts and does make a difference to the success of a team.
Her next expedition “The last Ice Sentinels” is planned for early 2023. Ann will once again lead an expedition on the Arctic Ocean. The aim will be work with high profile scientific institutions to find and document the last of the multi year ice on the Arctic Ocean, before it disappears forever.
Ann’s achievements have been recognised by many bodies including the Guinness book of records, The Pride of Britain Awards, The Foreign Office and the Women of the Year Awards. She has also appeared on numerous TV and radio programs, and she has some exciting projects coming up, including two major expeditions and a drama documentary series.
Ann tailors every presentation to ensure she hits the key messages needed for each event. She takes time to ensure the skills and lessons she has learnt to achieve in the most extreme environments in the world are transferrable and match those of her audience. She has been speaking for over 20 years and has a natural manner and cares deeply about the needs of each and every audience.
As a speaker Ann Daniels gives presentations on leadership, teamwork, motivation and environmental issues while tailoring every speech to her audience and skillfully bringing out the key elements that are important to the event. She understands the importance of planning, having a positive mindset and working hard and is passionate about teaching others the same.
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