Are you looking for a high profile international speaker to add to your next event? Use this list as a resource to keep up to date on the thought leaders and story tellers visiting Australia throughout the year and take advantage of reduced travel rates.
If you'd like the opportunity to have any of these heavyweights present at your next event contact our expert team for more information and someone will get back to you within 24 hours to discuss your event.
Kevin Mitnick is the world's most famous hacker, bestselling author, and the top cybersecurity keynote speaker. He was the most elusive computer break-in artist in history. Once one of the FBI's Most Wanted, because he went on an ‘electronic joyride’ during which he hacked into more than 40 major corporations just for the challenge and not for monetary gain, Kevin is now a trusted security consultant to the Fortune 500 and governments worldwide.
Kevin will be in Australia in early October 2019.
Dr Adriana Marais is a physicist, innovator and aspiring extraterrestrial who believes that we are living at a unique point in the history of life on Earth. Adriana is the Head of Innovation at SAP Africa and is passionate about exploring innovative applications of emerging technologies to challenges facing the continent. She is also one of the 100 Mars One Project astronaut candidates in the running to move to the red planet in the next decade. As a scientist, technologist and astronaut candidate, her mission is to inspire children and adults around the world to get excited about the future, believe in their dreams and remember Nelson Mandela’s words, “It always seems impossible until it’s done”.
Adriana will be in Australia and New Zealand 16-31 October 2019 and is available for local events.
James Clear is a personal development keynote speaker and New York Times bestselling author of Atomic Habits. His entertaining talks teach audiences about small habits, decision-making, and continuous improvement.
James doesn’t merely report the research of others. He tries out the concepts for himself as he experiments with building better habits as an entrepreneur, writer, and weightlifter. In the end, his talks end up being one-part storytelling, one-part academic research, and one-part personal experiment, forming a colorful blend of inspirational stories, academic science, and hard-earned wisdom.
James will be in Australia in November 2019 and is available for local events.
Michael Lutomski is an engineer and project manager who has spent over 33 years working on human spaceflight programs at NASA and in private industry. This included time as the Risk Manager for the International Space Station and Director of Risk Management at SpaceX. He is a frequently requested speaker and moderator on topics of Risk Management, Safety, Reliability, Sustainability, and Human Space Exploration.
Michael will be in Australia from 10-16 November 2019 and is available for local events.
Susan David, is one of the world’s leading management thinkers and an award winning Harvard Medical School psychologist. Her new #1 Wall Street Journal bestselling Emotional Agility based on the concept Harvard Business Review heralded as a Management Idea of the Year, describes the psychological skills critical to thriving in times of complexity and change. Susan’s TED Talk on the topic went viral with over 1 million views in its first week of release.
Susan is scheduled to return to Australia in November of this year and is available for local events.
Erik Wahl is an American graffiti artist, speed-painter, author, and entrepreneur who is re-defining the term 'keynote speaker.'
Pulling from his history as both a business strategist and an artist, he has grown to become one of the most sought-after speakers available today. Erik’s on-stage painting seamlessly becomes a visual metaphor to the core of his message, encouraging organizations toward profitability through innovations and superior levels of performance.
In the past ten years, Erik has shared his incredible message with the largest and most influential companies in the world, leaving behind his prized artwork as a reminder of his passion for breakthrough thinking.
Erik will be in Australia in March 2020 and is available for local events at reduced travel costs.
Richard Gerver is one of the most celebrated speakers in the world. His insights into change, leadership and education are unique thanks to his own extraordinary journey, which has seen him go from being a struggling actor, copywriter and real-estate agent, to becoming an award-winning school principal and now, best-selling author, award winning speaker and advisor to high performing corporate and sports organisations.
Richard will return to Australia in June 2020 and is available for local events at significantly reduced travel costs.
Martin Lindstrom is recognized as one of the world’s leading business, branding, and culture transformation experts. IME magazine named him one of the world’s 100 most influential people, and for the last six years, Thinkers50 has listed him among the world’s top business thinkers. His cutting-edge research in behavioral psychology and his New York Times-bestselling books are reshaping how organizations approach innovation, culture, and business transformation.
Martin will be in Australia in late May through the early June 2020.