One of the most renowned economic keynote speakers of his generation, Dr. Nouriel Roubini is widely recognized for predicting the collapse of the US housing market and the global recession of 2008. An ardent researcher and strategist, Dr. Roubini is an expert on when and why economic crises happen, and was named one of Fortune’s “10 new gurus you should know.”
Dr. Robert Cialdini has spent his entire career researching the science of influence earning him an international reputation as an expert in the fields of persuasion, compliance, and negotiation. His experience makes him an ideal leadership and management speaker.
The legendary investment guru, Jim Rogers, is always keeping an eye out for untapped profits. He used a round-the-world motorcycle trip to make bold conclusions about the global economy and investment strategies. As a speaker, Jim Rogers gets to the heart of what’s driving successful nations and economies upward, and what’s slashing troubled ones downward.
Financial speaker Joseph Stiglitz is a Professor at Columbia University and Chair of the Committee on Global Thought. He is also co-founded the Initiative for Policy Dialogue at Columbia. In 2001, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economics for his analyses of asymmetric markets, and was lead author of the 1995 Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate change, which shared the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize.
Emmy Award winner Leeza Gibbons is one of the most well‐known pop‐culture icons on the air. In addition to her impressive background in the field of entertainment and news media, Leeza is an instrumental advocate for healthcare, wellness, and caregiving. She is also a wife, mother, businesswoman, and a New York Times bestselling author.
Jesse Itzler is a former rapper, co-founder of Marquis Jet and Zico coconut water. He is the author of “Living with a SEAL”. His experience as an entrepreneur make Itzler an excellent business speaker.
Ian Bremmer is one of the great global political speakers, and is the president of Eurasia Group, the leading global political risk research and consulting firm. His speech is filled with wit, and perhaps the most cutting-edge global political knowledge on the market.
Alden Mills is a former Navy SEAL, entrepreneur, author, and excellent business and innovation speaker. He has developed a great number of leadership practices.
Frits van Paasschen is a seasoned global executive and the author of The Disruptors’ Feast. His thirty years of experience inside global companies has afforded him a unique perspective on the current trends that are impacting business around the world, making him an ideal speaker.
Patricia Aburdene is one of the world’s leading social forecasters, co-author of the New York Times number one bestseller Megatrends 2000, and a world-renown speaker.
Robert Safian is editor and managing director of the award-winning monthly business magazine Fast Company. He is also an entrepreneur, innovator, and wonderful business speaker.
Jack Canfield is an award-winning speaker and an internationally recognized leader in personal development and peak performance strategies.
Mark M. Zandi is chief economist of Moody’s Analytics, where he directs economic research. Moody’s Analytics, a subsidiary of Moody’s Corp., is a leading provider of economic research, data and analytical tools. Dr. Zandi is a cofounder of Economy.com, which Moody’s purchased in 2005.
Gus Balbontin is the former Executive Director and CTO of Lonely Planet. He lead a large global restructure that put Lonely Planet financially back on track and positioned the company to tackle further disruption and digital transformation. His experience with these issues make him an ideal business speaker.
Deanie Elsner has been President, U.S. Snacks, Kellogg Company, since August 2015. She is also a member of the company’s Global Leadership Team and Kellogg North America Leadership Team. Her experience in the food industry makes her an ideal business speaker.
Adam Cheyer is co-Founder and VP Engineering of Viv Labs, a startup simplifying the world by providing an intelligent interface to everything. Previously, Adam Cheyer was co-Founder and VP Engineering at Siri, Inc. His experience working with innovative technology have made him a great futurist speaker.
Ben Casnocha a Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur, author, and executive. He regularly delivers keynote speeches on business topics. He has spoken in a dozen countries in front of tens of thousands of people. He has also appeared on the CBS Early Show, CNN, Charlie Rose, and other media outlets.
A former financial and food industry analyst, Robyn O’Brien triggered an allergic reaction in the food industry when she asked: “Are we allergic to food or what’s been done to it?” She is one of the most respected speakers in the business.
I have never seen anything like this hurricane. Necker and the whole area have been completely and utterly devastated. We are still assessing the damage, but whole houses and trees have disappeared.
Vivek Wadhwa is a Distinguished Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University’s College of Engineering. Based in Silicon Valley, he researches exponentially advancing technologies that are soon going to change our world. He also an excellent innovation and technology speaker.