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Overcoming Adversity

Overcoming Adversity Speakers

Whether we embrace it or not, adversity is part of our life. Learning to rise to the challenge is what builds character and resilience. Your attitude in the face of adversity is what defines you as a person. With every hurdle you surpass you learn how to strengthen your will, confidence and ability to conquer future obstacles.   

Adversity comes in all shapes and sizes. In the business world, adversity becomes a metaphor for taking the reins into the unknown. Book one of our Overcoming Adversity speakers and learn how to accept adversity and remain optimistic through each failure.

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Speakers about overcoming adversity (167)

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Josh Sundquist

Paralympic ski racer, best-selling author, emcee

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Speaker Josh Sundquist is a Paralympic ski racer, author and emcee. He uses humor and insight to enlighten audience members on creating ideas for a more productive career and life.  Josh uses humor in his keynotes and real-life stories to educate...

Iyanla Vanzant

Author, empowerment and life coach, founder of Visions Institute for Spiritual Development

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Speaker Iyanla Vanzant is a spiritual leader as she guides audience members to further identify and classify problems as it applies to them. Iyanla specializes in self-love, personal development, life coaching, and spiritual consciousness. These...

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Spencer West

World Change Warrior, Bestseller Author, Inspirational Speaker Spencer West redefines possible to help millions change

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As a charismatic visionary and activist, speaker Spencer West has a truly moving life story to share. After losing both of his legs at the age of five, he faced the new circumstances with courage, navigating successfully in a challenging world....

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Ashley Fox

Keynotes on overcoming challenges and motivating yourself from one of the NFL's most respected sports journalists

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Journalist and keynote speaker Ashley Fox speaks about her career in sports journalism. She shares the many lessons she has learned from some of the biggest NFL coaches and shares valuable insights. Ashley is enthusiastic and passionate about...

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Katherine Baker

Global coach and speaker on how to lead with authenticity and resilience to enable corporate productivity

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International speaker Katherine Baker inspires her audience to think differently and change their mindset. She encourages people to be more self-aware in order to improve their career and professional life. Katherine assists her audience with the...

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Nicholas McCarthy

An inspirational speaker and one-handed pianist on how to overcome the toughest challenges and stay motivated

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Keynote speaker Nicholas McCarthy is a one-of-a-kind. He was born without his right arm but managed to become a professional pianist. His keynotes on peak-performance and motivation have helped companies and professionals reach their goals and...

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Amanda Lindhout

New York Times bestselling author and internationally renowned speaker teaching you the lessons hidden in adversity

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Speaker Amanda Lindhout is a globally sought after presenter by top brands like Google and Deloitte. Her New York Times bestseller, A House in the Sky, tells Amanda’s inspiring survival story of being kidnapped and held hostage by Somalian gunmen....

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Caroline Mohr

Attain a World Class Mindset with Caroline's Authentic, Empowering and Inspiring Keynotes

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Speaker Caroline Mohr is a true expert of inner strength. In the middle of her professional golf career, Caroline survived a severe earthquake, only to find out her cancer diagnosis weeks later. The only way to survive was to amputate her right leg...

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Thomas Duncan Bell

Meet The Bipolar Businessman – the inspiring mental health expert who helps organisations all over the world to implement change programmes

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Speaker Thomas Duncan Bell is a truly inspiring mental health expert. After growing up in difficult circumstances, Thomas successfully turned his life around to help other people. Known internationally as The Bipolar Businessman, Thomas has already...

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AJ Paron-Wildes and Devin Wildes

A Mother and Son’s Inspirational Story about Life with Autism, Finding Purpose and Beating the Odds

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Mother and son AJ Paron-Wildes and Devin Wildes are two very inspirational people. When Devin was just 4 years old, he was diagnosed with autism and his mother was told he would never speak or communicate with her. Today, Devin often joins his...

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Paul de Gelder

Motivational Speaker and Shark Attack Survivor with a story about embracing fears and never giving up.

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A true adventurer, speaker Paul de Gelder has always enjoyed the thrill of a new challenge. However, his life was changed forever when he lost two limbs in a brutal shark attack in 2009. It was up to him to fight or...

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Natalie Stavas

Boston Marathon Runner, Change Maker Award Recipient and Hero: Why You Should Run Towards the Chaos and Face Your Fears

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The dynamic keynote speaker Natalie Stavas is a very passionate and inspirational individual. She has been honored for her bravery and help in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings and now shares her story about running towards your...

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Kevin McCarthy

Dynamic speaker who will help you pay attention to your blind spots in your professional and personal life

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Thought-leader and speaker Kevin McCarthy is the author of the bestselling book “BlindSpots: Why Good People Make Bad Choices”. Kevin has been a high-demand international speaker for over 20 years, and he is an authentic and captivating...

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Amelia Rose Earhart

Come fly with Amelia… Create Your Flight plan with motivational speaker and youngest woman to fly around the world

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Private pilot and keynote speaker Amelia Rose Earhart has inspired multiple Fortune 500 company leaders with her engaging and powerful presentations about motivation, courage and reaching your final destination. Let Amelia take you on a journey and...

Susanne Birgersdotter

Valuable insights from a successful female tech entrepreneur with an inspirational story and a can-do spirit

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Inspirational self-made entrepreneur and speaker Susanne Birgersdotter shares her journey and insights into starting tech companies and working in tech as a woman. Her keynotes are informative and eye-opening. Susanne is a highly rated global...

Sebastian Terry

What are your 100 things? Discover your purpose, find your strengths and reflect on life

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The author behind the renowned book “100 Things: What’s on Your List?” and keynote speaker Sebastian Terry has inspired thousands of people around the globe to think twice about their life and decisions, and start living the life they’ve...

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Robby Kojetin

From Wheelchair to Mount Everest - A story about finding joy, discovering the meaning of life and recovering stronger!

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The inspiring keynote speaker Robby Kojetin has quite a story to tell. A story that will motivate you and make you fight for what you want. Robby is praised for his raw and honest keynotes and his ability to inspire and motivate people to go after...

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Jose Flores

Mental Toughness Expert, Author, and Indispensable Leadership

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Speaker Jose Flores is a captivating international expert of motivation. He travels the world sharing his special story of the struggles of growing up with a physical disability. As a speaker, trainer and coach, he is passionate about showing the...

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Neil Pasricha

Successful leadership and happiness expert and the founder of the 50-million hit blog 1,000 Awesome Things

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What is the most overused word of today? If you ask keynote speaker Neil Pasricha, the answer is happiness. Neil is the founder of The Institute for Global Happiness and has delivered one of the most watched and hyped TED Talks called  “The 3...

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Peter Sage

International serial entrepreneur who will help you reinvent your life and business

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An expert in human behaviour, leadership and motivation, speaker Peter Sage brings valuable knowledge and amazing energy to his audiences across the world. Peter is a well-known public speaker and serial entrepreneur who inspires and motivates...

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James Ray

Renowned motivational speaker and guru who will help you reach success and rebuild your life

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Motivational speaker James Arthur Ray is considered one of the leading leadership advisors in the world. James has a passion for helping people worldwide find their talents and change their life. He is an absolute top motivational speaker that you...

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Bob Davies

Performance coach and one of the top motivational speakers in the US

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High-performance coach and speaker Bob Davies is one of the top motivational speakers in America. Bob believes in growing people, and that through human development and self-improvement, our career and business life will grow and succeed as well....

Karen Jacobsen

The GPS Girl & Emcee

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Singer and keynote speaker Karen Jacobsen is the woman behind the most downloaded voice in the world. You’ve heard her in your car or from your smartphone as the woman giving you directions or recalculating your route. A true entertainer and...

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Anthony Bennett

Exceptional, inspirational speaker and ex-patient who has overcome three life-threatening infections

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The incredible speaker Anthony Bennett has overcome three life-threatening infections with a 10% chance of surviving, and now he shares his inspirational story about the power of teamwork at corporations, schools and in the healthcare sector....

Scott Burrows

Inspirational & Motivational Speaker

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Inspiring storyteller and speaker Scott Burrows delivers success strategies to help your organization stand up to any challenge. By embracing adversity and ongoing change. Scott has delivered his keynotes in 45 states and in countries all over the...

Tanyalee Davis

Disabled Comedian & Speaker on Body Positivity

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Keynote speaker Tanyalee Davis is a 3 foot 6 inch stand-up comedian who is headlining at comedy clubs, colleges, and comedy festivals throughout the UK, and the world. She brings to the stage her very own unique perspective and somewhat racy brand...

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Jamie Andrew

Motivational speaker, OBE and quadruple amputee mountaineer who survived for five days at the summit at an Alpine mountain

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Speaker Jamie Andrew has a truly remarkable tale of resilience, positivity, and facing challenges head-on. Having lost his hands and feet to frostbite after being stuck for five days near the summit of an Alpine mountain, Jamie has coped incredibly...

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Jeff Steinberg

Motivational Speaker & Entertainer

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The motivational and humorous speaker Jeff Steinberg, aka the Tiny Giant, was born with what most people call a handicap - no arms and malformed legs, however, Jeff has never let it stop him from following his dreams and he is eager to share his...

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Chris Hall

Resilience & Happiness Speaker

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Keynote speaker Chris Hall is a coach focusing on the holistic nature of happiness in the workplace. As a dynamic and inspiring speaker, he provides strategies and practical tools for his audience in order to build resilience and strength. Schools,...

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Phil Hansen

Internationally recognized artist and motivational speaker best-known as “the artist for the people”

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The inspirational artist and keynote speaker Phil Hansen has a unique way of looking at the world and the challenges we go through. Phil is known worldwide for his art and story and has become a popular speaker for large events and organizations. He...

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Cate Trotter

Future of Retail Expert

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Retail expert and speaker Cate Trotter was named the 26th most influential professional in retail. Cate speaks about the future of retail and business and is also Head of Trends at Insider Trends. Her keynotes are educating, inspiring and consist of...

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Steven Bollar

Educational Thought Leader & Motivational Speaker

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Keynote speaker Steve Bollar, also known as Stand Tall Steve, is a former principal, expert on school culture and former superintendent of schools. Steve is known for his dynamic keynotes, creative thinking and funny personality. He has one mission:...

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Lara Morgan

Powerful Entrepreneur & Business Advisor

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Our keynote speaker Lara Morgan was voted in the top 10 of the most powerful businesswomen in the UK by MSN Live. She is known as the founder of Pacific Direct - the world’s leading manufacturer of branded toiletries for hotels and cruises. Lara...

Geoff Colvin

Speaker on Disruption, Business Trends & Economy

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Speaker Geoff Colvin is an award-winning international speaker and one of business journalism's sharpest and most respected commentators on leadership, management, the economy, the InfoTech revolution, human performance and relate issues. Geoff is...

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Adam Markel

Business Mentor, Entrepreneur & International Speaker

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An expert on turning change into opportunities and transforming cultures, speaker Adam Markel empowers high achievers and inspires his audience to reinvent themselves. Adam is a sought-after speaker who has shared the stage with Tony Robbins and is...

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Lewis Johnson

Sports Commentator & Motivational Speaker

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Keynote speaker Lewis Johnson is an NBC Olympic broadcaster with the experience of the athletes he interviews. Lewis was an all-star track and fielder in high school, and an All-American in college, University of Cincinnati, and made it to the...

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John Hotowka

Achievement Thinking & Resilience Speaker

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Our speaker John Hotowka is an expert on resilience, productivity and corporate success. He will give you and your people insights and simple, practical tools to build resilience and manage change leading to increased productivity… in good times...

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Noëlla Coursaris Musunka

Advocate, Philanthropist & International Model

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Our keynote speaker Noëlla Coursaris Musunka is known from her years of fashion modelling, however, she has also become a sought-after speaker for her advocacy of young girls’ education. Noëlla is the founder of Malaika which is a non-profit...

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Chad Cooper

Sought-after coach and time management expert who has worked with some of the biggest athletes and CEOs

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Speaker Chad Cooper is the author behind the renowned book “Time Isn’t The Problem”. He has coached and helped multiple professional athletes and top CEOs and is a sought-after and popular speaker. Chad seeks to build unique and dynamic...

Dr. Cortney Baker

Bestselling Author, Award-winning Entrepreneur & Female Leadership Speaker

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Speaker Dr. Cortney Baker inspires audiences around the world. She has given a TEDx talk and is nationally recognized authority on women’s leadership. In addition, she is a researcher and talk show host who frequently speaks on empowering female...

Teresa Marshall

Educator, entrepreneur & nurse practitioner

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Keynote speaker Teresa Marshall seems destined to care for others. Her background as a firefighter, police officer and nurse has taught her how to overcome obstacles and work together with all kinds of people to truly make a difference. Her passion...

Enda O’Doherty

Motivational Speaker

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Endurance athlete and inspiring speaker Enda O’Doherty has taken on some of the world’s toughest challenges. Enda’s resilience, drive and passion for speaking have made him a much sought-after speaker. Let him amaze and inspire...

Lucinda Douglas

This empowerment speaker with with a "Yes you can" mindset speaks on personal leadership, sales is sexy, branding and making an unforgettable impact

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Empowerment speaker Lucinda Douglas helps women to reach the top of their capacities, become the best version of themselves and become successful in life and business! She was nominated for the encouragement award “Ethnical Business Woman of the...

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Petra Velzeboer

CEO and mental health consultant helping individuals and organisations developing mental health strategies

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Inspirational speaker Petra Velzeboer is the perfect example of how to reinvent your life after a series of hardship. Growing up in a cult and ending up as an alcoholic with zero education, she faced the choice of either dying or learning to live...

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Dominic Miller

Motivational speaker with a mission to help young people get on the right track and let them know they are not alone

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Dominic Miller is a motivational speaker for schools and colleges in particular. Dominic has been through many challenges but was able to finish college on top against all odds. He connects with youths and children like few can do and his standing...

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Nick Jankel

Sought-after speaker and thought leader on leadership in the digital age with practical ideas and unique content

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Since the age of 24, speaker Nick Jankel has been an entrepreneur and is now a sought-after speaker and thought leader. He takes a more scientific approach to leadership and is also an award-winning scientist. Nick develops practical tools and...

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Justin Skeesuck & Patrick Gray

Lifelong friends best-known for the popular book and movie “I’ll Push You” as well as their inspirational adventures

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Speakers Justin Skeesuck and Patrick Gray are the two friends behind the popular book and movie “I’ll Push You”. The two of them are lifelong friends and have been on many adventures together, despite the fact that Justin is in a wheelchair....

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Nigel Gifford

Innovator, Logistics Expert and Risk Taker

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Speaker Nigel Gifford is not scared of failing or falling. Whether it’s jumping out an airplane, taking huge entrepreneurial risks or going against the current, Nigel doesn’t care about people’s worries or concerns. He is the definition of a...

Darrell “Coach D” Andrews

Motivational strategist, speaker & trainer

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Keynote speaker Darrell Andrews is a global leader in the areas of organizational core values implementation, teamwork, and leadership synergy. He is known as a “motivational strategist” who helps his audiences build “cultures of success”...

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John Hendry

Speaker and Advocate for Disability Rights

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Keynote speaker John Hendry is an advocate for disability rights and inclusion and has over 30 years experience as a public school trustee. He has done a bit of everything including stand-up comedy but focuses on public education and the challenges...

Nicole Malachowski

A 21-year veteran combat pilot of the U.S. Air Force, former advisor for the First Lady and security provider

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Speaker Nicole Malachowski is an experienced leader with an incredible life story. Her story is one of overcoming hardship and achieving seemingly impossible dreams. With every obstacle she overcame, she grew. Now she shares her hard-earned life...

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George Jerjian

Seasoned Public Speaker & Expert in Self-Development

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Speaker George Jerjian is on a mission to help individuals, teams and organizations become more successful, increase their influence and grow through obstacles and issues. George is the man behind Spirit of Gratitude, a results coach and an...

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Ahmad Zeki

Leadership & Motivation Speaker

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Speaker Ahmad Zeki is an expert in topics like leadership, success and motivation. He is a personal life coach and professional development consultant as well as an experienced international keynote speaker. Ahmad is able to transform your...

Erica Miller

Ph.D. in clinical psychology, pioneer and successful entrepreneur sharing her fascinating but harsh life story

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Speaker Erica Miller is a multi-faceted, dynamic individual with a long history of “telling it like it is”. We could all learn something from her fascinating life story. Not only is she a survivor of the Holocaust, her resilience and positive...

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Mark Williams

Fathers' Mental Health Speaker

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Keynote speaker Mark Williams is an advocate for fathers' mental health. He is a motivational speaker and on a mission to start the conversation about fathers' perinatal mental health issues. Mark has been featured in the media several times and has...

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Donna Kay Faulkner

Singer, Visionary into human potential, leadership and fulfillment.

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Keynote speaker Donna Kay Faulkner is also an award-winning singer providing entertaining education, moving her audiences into their hearts and inherent wholeness. Her compassionate spirit brings a new understanding of the mind, the time we are...

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Jeff Baxter

Guitarist, Advisor & Keynote Speaker

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Our keynote speaker Jeff Baxter, also known as Skunk, is probably best known for being one of the founding members of Steely Dan and Grammy-winning guitarist in the Doobie Brothers. However, Jeff Baxter is also a national security expert and speaker...

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Tom Coverly

Illusionist, comedian and motivational speaker best-known for his anti-bullying talks based on his own experience

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Keynote speaker Tom Coverly, also known as “The Illusionist”, is a professional comedian and motivational entertainer. He has performed for millions around the world and is a sought-after speaker for schools for his anti-bullying talks but has...

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Karen Martin

Business Performance & Lean Management Expert

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Keynote speaker Karen Martin is the President of The Karen Martin Group - a global consulting firm. Karen is an in-demand speaker, and her high energy and informative keynotes mean audiences are wowed every time. Karen Martin is the author of the...

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Diane Nathaniel

Founder of Beat Stage 3, Diane Nathaniel, is spreading awareness of the importance of cancer prevention

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Speaker Diane Nathaniel is a stage 3 Colon Cancer survivor. Today, she’s busy spreading awareness of the importance of cancer screening and prevention. After beating cancer she founded Beat Stage 3 with her best friend Helen Collen. Diane has...

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Sara Minkara

Founder and president of Empowerment Through Integration (ETI) & speaker on disability, identity & women’s empowerment

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Speaker Sara Minkara is a blind Lebanese/American woman who lost her sight at a young age being just seven years old. Sara is the founder and president of Empowerment Through Integration (ETI), which aims to empower and include young people with...

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Matt Ellison

Thought-provoking speaker on identity, courage & acceptance basing his keynotes on his own story as a transgender man

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Speaker Matt Ellison is inspiring and thought-provoking. In today’s world we are becoming more and more accepting of transgender people yet there’s still widespread misunderstanding which makes it an important topic to discuss. Matt’s...

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Lowri Morgan

Motivational Speaker, Ultra-Endurance Marathon Runner & TV Presenter

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Speaker Lowri Morgan is  award-winning TV presenter. She is an ultra-endurance marathon runner and known for her many adventures and extreme races. As a motivational speaker she talks about self-belief and life with no limits....

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Michaela Wain

Owner of six successful companies, “The Apprentice” Candidate 2017 and motivational speaker on a range of different topics

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Our keynote speaker Michaela Wain came 3rd place in the renowned TV-show The Apprentice in 2017. However, with six successful companies her career was already skyrocketing, but she felt she wanted to learn even more. Michaela Wain gained a big...

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Bill Benjamin

Leadership, Change & Emotional Intelligence Speaker

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Keynote speaker Bill Benjamin is an expert on transformation, leadership and how to overcome challenges. His engaging speaking style and authentic approach catches the audience in a way that few speakers are able to do. As a natural storyteller, he...

Stephanie Decker

Humanitarian & Double Amputee Hero

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Keynote speaker Stephanie Decker makes audiences laugh and cry as she tells the story of the life-altering moment that led her to where she is today. Stephanie will help you overcome adversity and find your inner hero. Her inner hero was simply a...

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Heather Bischoff

Personal & Leadership Development Consultant

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Keynote speaker Heather Bischoff is a dynamic and motivational speaker on leadership and overcoming obstacles. Her life’s challenges have taught her to look for the silver lining in every situation and she leaves her audiences inspired and...

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Billie Jordan

Motivational Speaker & Founder of The Hip Op-eration Crew

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Keynote speaker Billie Jordan is a true inspiration to many. She’s had a life filled with ups and downs, and now Hollywood is planning to make her life into a blockbuster movie. She is the founder of The Hip Op-eration Crew™ - a hip hop dance...

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Ted Meyer

Artist, Curator, and Patient Advocate

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Keynote speaker Ted Meyer helps patients, students and medical professionals see the positive in the worst life can offer. Ted’s 18-year project “Scarred for Life: Mono-prints of Human Scars” chronicles the trauma and courage of people who...

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Steven D’Souza

International Executive Educator, Coach & Advisor

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Keynote speaker Steven D’Souza is an international educator in HR, leadership and talent management and has delivered talks and presentations to global brands and organizations like Eurostar, Facebook and BNP Paribas. His work has been featured in...

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Dr. James McCabe

Storytelling expert and published poet and author with a passion for storytelling and storysmithing

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Keynote speaker Dr. James McCabe, also known as The Story Doctor, is a published poet and author who specializes in storytelling in the corporate world. To him, storytelling has become far too simple as anyone can tell a story. This is where...

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Mark Colbourne MBE

Change & Mindset Expert

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Keynote speaker Mark Colbourne is a thought-provoking speaker with a mission to take you from zero to hero. Mark has had struggles himself but even after a near-death experience he got back up and continued to follow his dream with a positive...

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James Lawrence

Push Your Boundaries and Overcome your Obstacles with Guinness World Record Winner and 50-50-50 Ironman James Lawrence

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Keynote speaker James Lawrence was named one of the fittest 50 athletes by Sports Illustrated. After breaking several Guinness World Records, James wondered if he had truly found his mental and physical limits, and so he set a goal so big that no...

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Jeremy Goldberg

Expert in Behavior Change and Advocate for Kindness

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Keynote speaker Jeremy Goldberg is the founder of Long Distance Love Bombs: a kind and inspiring collaboration to kick-start an awesome smorgasbord of...

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Arash Aazami

Entrepreneur and founder of Kamangir, system innovator and free thinker who developed the business model, the Path to Zero

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Keynote speaker Arash Aazami is a social entrepreneur and innovator whose business model for how an energy supplier can earn more money by selling less energy has won awards from MIT and will undoubtedly pave the way for the sustainable energy of...

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Mariela Shaker

An incredibly talented violinist and Syrian refugee sharing the message of peace and love through her beautiful music

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A skilled and accomplished violinist from Syria, kynote speaker Mariela Shaker survived the war in her home country by receiving a music scholarship in America. Her keynotes give an insight into her incredible life story and...

Michael Veltri

Leadership expert, decision-making master and bestselling author with captivating and engaging keynotes

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Keynote speaker Michael Veltri is a battle-hardened entrepreneur, bestselling author, and business transformation speaker on a mission to teach successful professionals better decision-making skills to achieve peak performance with balance — not...

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Dr. Ava Eagle Brown

Life and business coach who will help you discover your talents and reach success by shifting your mindset!

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Dr. Ava Eagle Brown is a master coach and transformational speaker. She grew up in a very poor part of Jamaica, where she had to work hard as a little girl just to make enough for dinner. Today, keynote speaker Ava Eagle Brown is an international...

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Scott Greenberg

Leadership, Performance, and Franchise Speaker

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Keynote speaker Scott Greenberg is a high energy speaker with over two decades of international speaking experience, as well as a fascinating life story, and experience with building and owning an award winning...

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James Brett

Founder of Plant for Peace

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Keynote speaker James Brett is an inspirational, honest and moving presenter. His life story is full of hardship and yet he has overcome his past and is the founder of Plant for Peace, an initiative to bring sustainable stability to countries...

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Mark Lowther

Lecturer and Consultant

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As a Senior Lecturer in Sport Leadership keynote speaker Mark Lowther has a great interest in creating high performance learning environments. His many years of experience have rewarded him with both awards and acknowledgment in the field of...

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Mark Pollock

Explorer, innovator and collaboration catalyst well-known for being the first blind person to race to the South Pole

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Unbroken by blindness in 1998, the strong-willed speaker Mark Pollock went on to compete in ultra endurance races across deserts, mountains, and the polar ice caps, including being the first blind person to race to the South Pole. He also won silver...

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Dan Allum

Acclaimed TV, theatre, film and radio writer using his own unique experiences and strategies in his award-winning work

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Keynote speaker Dan Allum is a Romani Gypsy who taught himself how to read and went on to become an award winning writer in TV, theater, film & radio. Using his own proven strategies and ‘out of the box’ life experience, Dan can enable an...

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Joost Rigter

Powerful speaker on how to overcome challenges, setbacks and get through the most difficult change

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Caspar Walsh

Professional Writer and Workshop Facilitator

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Our keynote speaker Caspar Walsh is a Professional Writer and Workshop Facilitator, his career focuses directly at working with his own life experiences in crime, addiction and mental health, and using it to help others better understand their own...

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Joseph Oubelkas

As a keynote speaker, Joseph Oubelkas inspires audiences with his life story and the lessons he has learned ending up in prison after he was wrongfully convicted

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Author and speaker Joseph Oubelkas was running a successful IT startup when his life took a drastic turn; he was wrongfully convicted and was given a harsh prison sentence in Morocco. This experience has influenced his life severely, but through it...

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Jaap Bressers

Inspirational keynote speaker

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Keynote speaker Jaap Bressers is an inspirational and humorous speaker with a remarkable life. His keynotes have their outset in his personal story which contains both major setbacks, challenges, and sheer luck, and Jaap is sure to inspire audiences...

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Emma Lawton

Creative Director, Parkinson's campaigner & Speaker

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Graphic designer, creative director and keynote speaker Emma Lawton was diagnosed with Young Onset Parkinson's at only 29 years old. Since then, she has gone on to inspire others with her personal story, empowering them to find their own voice and a...

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James Raath

Leadership specialist & Author

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Our keynote speaker James Raath is an admirable business advisor and author, who has had to overcome the devastation of losing his hearing and health in order to get back into business. James Raath is able to teach his audiences how to survive...

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Simon Weston CBE

Falklands war veteran, author and motivational speaker speaks about overcoming adversity and positive mental attitude

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In 1982 the Sir Galahad was destroyed in Bluff Cove on the Falkland Islands. Keynote speaker Simon Weston was on board fulfilling the Welsh Guardsman role, a name and face that was going to become well-known for his struggle to overcome his injuries...

Matthew Brandt

Change Facilitator & Organizational Coach

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Keynote speaker Matthew Brandt takes charge of change. As “the Fixer” he helps companies to create the dream team that will win your business in the end of the day. Matthew Brandt facilitates business processes through critical and realistic...

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Tim FitzHigham

Comedian, adventurer & presenter

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Keynote speaker Tim Fitzhigham is a man of many talents. A comedian, adventurer, author, and actor, he is the proud world record holder for being the only person in history to row the English Channel in a bathtub. He is a popular after-dinner...

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Isabel Suppé

Climber, Author & Motivational Speaker

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Our keynote speaker Isabel Suppé encountered a life or death moment in the Bolivian Alps on July 29, 2010. Braving her way across an ice glacier for two days and nights, she managed to save her own life. Today, she gives motivational keynotes...

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Frank O’Dea

Innovative Entrepreneur & Humanitarian

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Our keynote speaker Frank O'Dea is an extraordinary successful serial entrepreneur and philanthropist. The Co-Founder of the popular Canadian coffee store chain The Second Cup managed to overcome incredible obstacles in business as well as in...

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Stephen Frost

Global leader in diversity and inclusion solutions helps organizations embody leadership, inclusion and success

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Our keynote speaker Stephen Frost is one of the world's leading experts on inclusion, diversity, and leadership. His extensive knowledge in the field has led him around the world, where he has successfully assisted companies and worked in...

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Dr. Michael Ungar

Expert on resilience, parenting, and risk speaking about his experiences and research results working with families

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Keynote speaker Michael Ungar is an acknowledged expert on resilience in the world. As a professional keynote speaker he talks about his experiences and research results from working with youth, families and the professionals that support them in...

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Warren Macdonald

Mountaineer and Motivational speaker

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Keynote speaker Warren Macdonald is a mountaineer, redefining the known limits for amputees. Warren was the first double above-knee amputee to reach the summit of Africa’s tallest mountain Mt Kilimanjaro. Warren Macdonald is an impressive speaker,...

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Andy Hanselman

Expert on Customer Service & Business Success

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Business success expert, author and keynote speaker Andy Hanselman teaches businesses and their people to think in '3D': Dramatically and Demonstrably different from their competitors. With more than 25 years of experience researching and working...

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Sean Conway

Endurance adventurer known for being the only person in history to complete the Ultimate GB Triathlon

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Keynote speaker Sean Conway is an inspirational speaker and adventurer. He is the only person in history to complete the Ultimate GB Triathlon cycling, swimming and then running the length of Britain. His motivational keynotes are unique and...

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Alastair Humphreys

Adventurer, Author and Motivator

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Our keynote speaker Alastair Humphreys is an extreme adventurer, who among other things traveled the world by bicycle in a journey of 46,000 miles through 60 countries and over 5 continents. The motivational speaker knows first hand about the...

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Ed Stafford

Explorer, TV-presenter, author and speaker best-known for being the first person to walk the length of the Amazon River

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Our keynote speaker Ed Stafford gained fame across the globe for being the first person to walk the length of the Amazon River, an epic adventure that took him two and a half years and six pairs of boots. Now he draws on his own experience when he...

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Jef Staes

Innovation expert, thought-leader & speaker

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An organisational architect and a true entrepreneur, keynote speaker Jef Staes is an expert on innovation and culture change. He confronts his audience with the challenges of the information age, offers a new vocabulary and so enables CEOs,...

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Carl Rosier-Jones

Speaker on Stress, Communication & Change

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Leading stress coach, consultant and keynote speaker Carl Rosier-Jones is passionate about bettering people's lives by reducing their stress levels. The creator of The Caveman Principles, he gives keynotes on how to manage change and avoid stress...

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Greg McKeown

Innovative strategy & high performance expert, best-selling author, a thought-leader, and a true entrepreneur

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Our keynote speaker Greg McKeown is a thought-leader and a true entrepreneur in the business world. With an extraordinary understanding of the factors that make people and businesses successful, he gives keynotes all around the world, sharing his...

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Bill Treasurer

Business insider, leadership expert and founder and Chief Encouragement Officer at Giant Leap Consulting (GLC)

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The keynote speaker Bill Treasurer is the originator of "courage-building," a new development practice that is gaining wide influence in organizations around the world. An experienced business insider, he challenges the conventional wisdom on...

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Emilia van Hauen

Cultural Sociologist, Bestselling Author & Speaker

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Keynote speaker Emilia van Hauen is a cultural sociologist and marketing expert and one of Scandinavia most sought-after keynote speakers and most quoted sociologists on the topics of current trends and social tendencies and phenomena. She is...

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Nick Sarillo

CEO, Entrepreneur & Speaker

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Nick Sarillo, Founder and CEO of Nick's Pizza & Pub, has led his company to extraordinary success by creating a purpose-driven culture that benefits employees and customers alike. With a focus on quality and good relationships with guests, he...

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Will Greenwood MBE

Former rugby player known as one of England's best players ever, entrepreneur and owner of SuperSkills Experiences

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Our keynote speaker Will Greenwood MBE, former rugby player for England, uses his plentiful experience from the pitch and the world of business to give charming & inspirational keynotes on leadership, change management, and...

Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson

Legendary paralympic athlete & commentator having many different skills, which makes an unusual great speaker

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Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson is Britain's most successful Paralympic athlete. In combination with her English wit and lively personality, her ample experience from the worlds of sport, business, and politics makes her an unusually inspiring...

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Dr. Jason Carthen

Leadership and organizational development expert, founder of Speak Life University™ and former professional football player

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Dr. Jason Carthen is an experienced leadership expert, motivator and passionate speaker. A former professional football player, he knows about the power of teamwork. His keynotes are eye-opening, entertaining and inspire change. Keynote speaker...

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James Nottingham

Educational leader and entrepreneur with a passion in transforming research into strategies that work in classrooms

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Keynote speaker James Nottingham, one of the world's foremost thinkers within education, has a remarkable ability to inspire positive change with his inviting and motivational approach to teaching and learning. Never afraid to challenge the norms,...

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Ole Kassow

Thought-leader, Founder & Innovator

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Keynote speaker Ole Kassow is firm believer in the importance of strong values like good citizenship, kindness, and trust. The founder of a global movement, he continuously challenges conventional thinking with initiatives that create strong...

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Manuel Knight

Developer of the corn philosophy and organizational expert with a deep understanding of human behavior and driving forces

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Keynote speaker Manuel Knight is an award winning speaker on leadership, organizational culture and motivation. The speaker veteran is an inspiration to his audience and a meeting with Manuel Knight leaves a long-lasting impression. He is a wake-up...

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Mandy Hickson

Former Royal Air Force pilot, entrepreneur, and motivational speaker draws on her experiences in inspiring keynotes

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A former Royal Air Force pilot and trained Human Factors facilitator, our keynote speaker Mandy Hickson has a remarkable insight into decision making under pressure, calculated risk taking, and the critical role of humans in advanced systems. Her...

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Elizabeth Frisch

Best-selling author and keynote speaker

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Our keynote speaker Elizabeth Frisch is a experienced and professional keynote speaker, author, and business performance consultant to companies, government agencies, nonprofits, and the U.S. Military. Elizabeth brings her immense knowledge to all...

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Peter Brandl

Commercial Pilot, Author, and International Speaker

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Keynote speaker Peter Brandl, CSP, is a very experienced and professional speaker with more than 3.000 speaking events in two decades in 15 countries around the globe. As a commercial pilot, flight instructor, and speaker Peter Brandl knows how to...

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Marc Hauser

Entrepreneur, adventurer and world record holder for the fastest horizontal free fall in speed tracking

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Keynote speaker Marc Hauser is a successful speaker, adventurer and entrepreneur. Although afraid of heights, he set the world record for the fastest horizontal free fall in speed tracking, a form of skydiving in 2012. His motivational speeches...

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Bertrand Piccard

Adventurer, psychiatrist and international professional speaker committed to exploring the great adventure of life

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Keynote Speaker Bertrand Piccard an adventurer and highly sought after keynote speaker on psychology, endurance and teamwork. Born within a dynasty of explorers and scientists Bertrand Piccard aims to combine his family's scientific legacy with his...

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Hyeonseo Lee

North- and South Korea expert & defector who escaped from North Korea, best-known for her book: The Girl With Seven Names

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Keynote speaker Hyeonseo Lee is a North Korean defector living in Seoul, South Korea. She has written her memoir, The Girl With Seven Names, published in July 2015 in more than 20 countries. Over 5 million people have viewed her TED Talk about her...

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Paul Heiney

Broadcaster, Author and Ocean Adventurer

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Keynote speaker Paul Heiney is a well known and respected british broadcaster, author and ocean...

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Ronan Tynan

Medical doctor, paralympian, recording artist and motivational speaker moving people like few others can

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Our keynote speaker Ronan Tynan, MD is a successful artist, storyteller, and his ability to inspire, motivate, and empower audiences make his performances unique. Dr. Ronan Tynan has performed at historic events including Ronald Reagan’s funeral...

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Lauren Miller

Stress Relief Educator & Personal Excellence Expert

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Keynote speaker Lauren E. Miller is an experienced stress relief/personal excellence educator, founder and managing partner of Grab & Go Stress Solutions. Lauren has incredible knowledge and experience working with groups and organizations...

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Linda Larsen

Funny motivational speaker

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Keynote speaker Linda Larsen’s passion and spontaneous humor stem from over 20 years as a professional actress in film, television and on the legitimate stage. Linda brings all the elements that you look for in a funny motivational speaker: high...

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Pete Cohen

Motivational life coach and business consultant driven by his wish to inspire clarity of purpose in people

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Pete Cohen is a professional life coach and motivational speaker. He teaches, inspires and assists people to overcome personal challenges in a calm and inspiring manner. The keynote speaker Pete Cohen has the personality and skill to change...

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Shannon Miller

7 time olympic medalist, health and fitness advocate and cancer survivor empowering women to make their health a priority

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Keynote speaker Shannon Miller is the most decorated gymnast in American history, a successful business woman, a cancer survivor, and a loving wife and mother. Shannon’s life on and off the gymnastics floor is simply inspiring. Shannon’s topics...

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Chris Bashinelli

TV host, Nat Geo explorer and professional, motivational speaker worldwide from TEDx to Abu Dhabi

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Keynote speaker Chris Bashinelli is an outstandingly charismatic speaker. He has spoken worldwide, from the United Nations General Assembly Hall to Fortune 500 companies. In his speeches, Chris Bashinelli motivates people to step out of their...

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Paul McNeive

Customer Service Expert and Motivational Speaker

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Keynote speaker Paul McNeive is a highly sought-after motivational speaker worldwide. With admirable strength he has faced and overcome severe difficulties in life and inspires his audiences by sharing his secrets of motivation. Authentic and smart...

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Charles Marcus

Business Leader and Author

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As a recognized international keynote speaker Charles Marcus is able to inspire audiences with his many years of experience. His success as a business leader enables Charles to motivate teams and audience members and allows him to encourage success...

Eleanor Longden

Psychology postgraduate drawing on her considerable clinical, academic and personal expertise around mental health

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As an award-winning psychology postgraduate and experienced keynote speaker Eleanor Longden is guaranteed to entice audiences. Her extensive knowledge on mental health issues can help others learn how to successfully recover from mental health...

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Ania Lichota

Financial Executive

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With her success story of leaving Communist Poland and coming to London to then becoming a successful financial executive, keynote speaker Ania Lichota inspires audiences with her fascinating story. She shares lessons from her professional, personal...

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Marisa Peer

Celebrity Therapist, TV Expert and Author Marisa helps clients all over the world to beat obstacles and stay confident

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Our leading motivational speaker Marisa Peer is a celebrity therapist, columnist, author, and television expert. As a seasoned speaker she inspires her audiences with energetic, amusing and insightful talks on how to overcome obstacles in life and...

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Matt McFadyen

Polar Adventurer and Sailor

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Keynote speaker Matt McFadyen’s brush with death in the icy waters of the Great Southern Ocean ignited a passion to lead others to the ends of the earth.  Record-breaking polar adventurer, sailor, and inspirational speaker Matt McFadyen takes an...

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Liv Arnesen

Lecturer, Educator and Explorer

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Keynote speaker Liv Arnesen’s rich life experiences, both on and off the ice, have made her an internationally recognized leader and role model for women and girls. A self-proclaimed “keen” but not fanatical outdoors enthusiast, Arnesen is...

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Lawrence Leyton

Expert on Motivation and Management

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Keynote speaker Lawrence Leyton has been studying the intricacies of Motivation and how to apply it in the workplace all his life. What he discovered, and now teaches, are a set of mind-tools guaranteed to ignite and invigorate the fire and passion...

Penny Mallory

Former rally driver and expert on how our thinking affects our behaviour with the right strategies to overcome challenges

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International motivational speaker Penny Mallory specialises in how to overcome adversity and obstacles through the power of the mind. Penny is known worldwide as the National Ladies Champion Rally Driver. Her keynotes offer valuable insights into...

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Kathy Buckley

Author, popular comedienne and actress delivering motivational and powerful self-improvement keynotes

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Our keynote speaker Kathy Buckley is a charming and popular comedienne, author, actress and praised public speaker. Overcoming obstacles such as hearing impairment, a violent jeep accident, and ovarian cancer has made Kathy a strong and devoted...

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John Amatt

Author, Adventurer and Acclaimed Leader

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For over 30 years, keynote speaker John Amatt has led expeditions to remote regions of Northern Norway, Peru, Nepal, China, Greenland and has explored areas of the Arctic, making many first ascents of previously unclimbed peaks.  His mission is to...

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Joe MacInnis

Physician, Author and Explorer

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Keynote speaker Joe MacInnis is a physician, motivational speaker, author and explorer. He has led or participated in more than 50 major undersea expeditions – including his dive to the Titanic. He has spoken to hundreds of fortune 500 audiences...

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Jenny Jones

Professional Snowboarder

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As UK’s most globally successful professional snowboarder, keynote speaker Jenny Jones is a female protégé in the world of winter sports. Her inspiring story of fulfilling her dream with a carrier in professional snowboarding can motivate...

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Jason Lezak

Athlete and Olympic Gold Medalist

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Our keynote speaker Jason Lezak began swimming at the age of 5 and grew up to become an All-American in Water-Polo. Jason’s ability to connect with his audience on a personal level shows his dedication to his message. He’s humble but passionate...

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Ian Thomas

Lion tracker, author and a unique speaker with entertaining stories and experience from the wild

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Keynote speaker Ian Thomas started out as a guide and specialized in tracking lions. His experience in the wild and his unrivaled ability to entertain and tell stories have made him a unique and often requested speaker. Ian Thomas relates the world...

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Gerald Ratner

Infamous businessman sharing stories about his mistakes and his way back in business learning valuable lessons

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Keynote speaker Gerald Ratner was the infamous businessman who fell from grace after an unfortunate gaffe. He has struggled to climb back to the top and has learnt valuable lessons on the day. Today he is a popular keynote speaker with a humourous...

Fraser Doherty MBE

Founder of SuperJam & co-founder of Beer52, considered one of the UK's leading motivational speakers

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Keynote speaker Fraser Doherty started his own business at age 14 and has since proved that he is a tremendous entrepreneur. Today, Fraser has great success with his company and is considered one of UK’s leading motivational speakers. He shares...

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Steve Cunningham

Motivational speaker and fastest blind man in the world with a story about doing the impossible and overcoming adversity

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The inspiring keynote speaker Steve Cunningham found himself completely blind at the age of 12. Today, he tours the world with his insightful and touching keynotes about courage, driving change and overcoming...

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Frank Dick OBE

Corporate coaching consultant, Chair of Scottish Athletics and President of the European Athletics Coaches Association

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His expertise derives from years of coaching experience and detailed research into individual success and achievement. Our keynote speaker Frank Dick combines this wealth of knowledge and experience into an informative and motivational approach to...

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Flip Flippen

Educator and Psychotherapist

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Keynote speaker Flip Flippen has developed breakthrough techniques that help improve individuals’ skills in leadership, performance, productivity and he has helped organizations rangind from school districts to Fortune 500 companies overcome...

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Eric Saperston

Acclaimed Film Director, Producer and Author

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The keynote speaker Eric Saperston is highly successful in everything he does. He is an infectious, outside of the box captivating speaker and acclaimed film director, producer and author. He is the perfect match for various kind of events. The...

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Dr Elizabeth Jackson MBE

Founder of Great Guns Marketing speaks with passion about among others innovation, confidence and women in business

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Keynote speaker Elizabeth Jackson is the founder of Great Guns Marketing, the UK’s leading B2B telemarketing business. Despite having lost her eyesight in 1998, she has achieved great success, both individually and with the company. Liz is an...

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Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor

Published Neuroanatomist and stroke survivor; a story that she is famous for sharing in the second most viewed TED Talk

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Keynote Speaker Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor is a Harvard-trained and published neuroanatomist who experienced a severe hemorrhage in the left hemisphere of her brain in 1996. In 2008, Dr. Jill gave a presentation at the TED Conference in Monterey, CA,...

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Doc Hendley

Author and Entrepreneur

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Keynote speaker Doc Hendley did something extraordinary when he set out to raise money and bring awareness to the world’s freshwater crisis. He has, since 2004, built up an organization that helps vulnerable areas gain access to clean water. Doc...

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Debra Searle MVO, MBE

Professional adventurer, author, TV presenter, and keynote speaker sharing her own interesting story

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Keynote speaker Debra Searle is a professional adventurer and a prolific British female keynote speaker on themes, such as how to stay motivated, being flexible to change and overcoming challenges. Using her own experiences she illustrates what we...

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David Grier

Chef, dedicated athlete, adventurist and trustee and ambassador for the ‘Cipla Miles for Smiles Foundation’

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Keynote speaker David Grier is a chef, dedicated athlete and adventurist. One of his most recent challenges was a multi-disciplined solo event from Africa to Madagascar. Here, the aim was to paddle the Mozambique Channel, run the length of the...

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Chris Moon

Former Army Officer, an impressive runner and one of the few surviving being taken prisoner by Khmer Rouge guerrillas

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The keynote speaker Chris Moon has always faced challenges head-on and never let adversity slow him down. He is one of very few people to have escaped a hostage situation orchestrated by Khmer Rouge guerillas. Chris Moon worked to clear landmines...

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Cathy O’Dowd

Global adventurer best-known for being the first woman to climb Mount Everest from both south and north sides

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Keynote speaker Cathy O'Dowd is the first woman to climb Everest from both south and north sides. She has stood on the slopes of the world’s highest mountain four times, reaching its summit...

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Catherine DeVrye

Communicator with an Ability to Inspire

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Keynote speaker Catherine DeVrye has had a challenging and unique life. She has overcome obstacles and she is now known as one of Australia’s most popular and inspirational speakers. She helps people strive towards success for...

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Carl Honoré

Leader of the Slow Movement focusing on slowing down to boost performances, creativity, health and leadership

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Keynote speaker Carl Honoré is the world’s go-to expert on the surprising benefits of slowing down. His TED talk has been viewed 2.6 million times. Carl's powerful, entertaining keynotes show how the right amount of SLOW can boost leadership,...

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Carl Christian Hamre

Storyteller and Celebrity

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Keynote speaker Carl Christian Hamre is Norway’s storyteller and celebrity. He started out as a regular police officer and developed a children’s entertainment concept called City of Friends which has become popular all over the world. He has...

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Bruno Baumann

Author and Extreme Traveler

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As a modern-day nomad, keynote speaker Bruno Baumann has uncovered the far corners of the world. His travels have brought him great insight and unforgettable experiences, which he shares with audiences during enticing keynotes. His travels have...

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Brad Van Liew

Extreme solo sailor known for being one of very few people who have raced by sail around the world alone

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Keynote speaker Brad Van Liew is an extreme sailor and one of very few people who have raced by sail around the globe alone. He has battled extreme weather, emotional despair and extreme hardships in his various excusions and he has an impressive...

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Benjamin Mee

Zoo Owner & Leadership Inspiration

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Keynote speaker Benjamin Mee is the man who bought a zoo and the inspiration for the film entitled We Bought a Zoo. He is a passionate man who speaks of courage, resilience and leadership. His story is unique and his style is captivating. He is able...

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Barry McGuigan MBE

Former boxing champion and leading figure in sport commentating and writing on boxing for the past 20 years

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Keynote speaker Barry McGuigan is a national hero both as a result of his incredible career in boxing but also as a result of the impressive work he has done for sports, the youth and particularly boxing over the past decades. His incredible story...

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Ayo Johnson

Journalist and African Affairs Specialist

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Our keynote speaker Ayo Johnson is a recognized journalist and a specialist on African Affairs as well as the founder and Director of Viewpoint Africa. He has addressed audiences from all over the world. He regularly appears as an expert on BBC,...

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Arthur Carmazzi

Consultant, Advisor and Mentor

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Keynote speaker Arthur Carmazzi is the man behind some of the most psychological popular business tools used today. He developed Directive Communication (DC) which is a highly effective workforce transformation methodology that has received media...

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Ann Daniels

Leader, polar guide, and recognized explorer and record holder who has completed more than 10 polar expeditions

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Keynote speaker Ann Daniels is a fighter, a leader, an explorer 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...

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Alexander Owumi

Former Libyan Basketball player, author of the book “Qaddafi’s Point Guard” and passionate, international speaker

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Keynote speaker Alexander Owumi is a man who let the profound experiences of his time living as a basketball player in Libya during the uprising become an inspiration that he now wishes to share with audiences. As a public speaker and author of the...

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Alan Hobson

Cancer survivor and Inspirational Speaker

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The keynote speaker Alan Hobson is a bestselling author and worldwide adventurer. His persistence and determination has helped him climb and overcome the hurdles of Everest and an aggressive blood cancer. By linking his own life experiences with the...

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Adrian Hayes

Adventurer and Business Coach

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Keynote speaker Adrian Hayes is a true adventurer with several World Records to prove it. He is also a former British Army Gurkha officer with a corporate background. Adrian combines practical experiences and factual knowledge to create...

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