New Speaker – Norman Ohler – Author of Blitzed – Drugs in the Third Reich

Norman Ohler is a novelist and film maker. In 2017, Ohler’s first non-fiction book “Blitzed – Drugs in Nazi Germany” became a New York Times bestseller. It is an explosive true story which uncovers an untold aspect of what fueled the Nazi war machine during World War II. It is currently translated into 31 languages, and optioned for a motion picture by Paramount. NEW YORK …

New Speaker: Steven Van Belleghem – Customer Centric Thinking

Steven Van Belleghem  studied applied economics at the University of Ghent. His summers were spent specializing in marketing at UC Berkeley. His core expertise is the future of customer centricity. The combination between customer-centric thinking, the latest technologies and the human touch is the guiding principle in Steven’s stories. He is an entrepreneur and the co-founder of inspiration agency Nexxworks and …

New Speaker: Dr Morgaine Gaye – Food Futurologist

Dr Morgaine Gaye is a Food Futurologist and director of bellwether: Food Trends, the first food trend research compendium. She has her own health-food product range of functional food blends called Dr Gaye, which are sold globally on-line.   Morgaine looks at food and eating from a social, cultural, economic, trend, branding and geopolitical perspective. Her work involves running ideation …

New Speaker – Ian Kearns author of Collapse: Europe after the European Union

Ian Kearns Topics: Economics & Geopolitics Expertise: Brexit, Europe, Collapse: Europe after the European Union Dr. Ian Kearns has over 25 years of experience working in the public, private and NGO sectors, the last 15 of them in organizational leadership positions. He is a former Deputy Director and Acting Director of the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR), Britain’s leading progressive …

New Video on MiVote: Revolutionising Democracy & Adam Jacoby

ADAM JACOBY, is a serial entrepreneur, who has (co-) founded numerous businesses, including market leaders IMS Sports and Lifelounge.com. With deep expertise in innovation and fast growth business development, Adam was the CEO of BRW’s 2010 Fastest Growing Private Company (under $100M). Some years ago he pondered a new challenge:democracy. Could politics become fairer and more inclusive if he thought about democracy as …

David Rowan’s Brilliant New Book …..

David Rowan, founding Editor-in-chief of WIRED’s UK edition (2008-17), is the author of Non-Bullshit Innovation: Radical Ideas from the World’s Smartest Minds (Transworld, 2019), a global quest for bold corporate innovation in the face of technology-led disruption. David Rowan travels the globe in search of the most exciting and pioneering startups building the future. He’s got to know the founders of WhatsApp, LinkedIn, …

A CALL TO BEAUTIFUL LEADERS AND MAKERS 2019

Alan Moore The Business Case for Beautiful Business…   Every morning I walk in the countryside, during which I reflect on the many aspects of beauty, what beauty means to me as an individual, and, what beauty means for the work I do. What beauty means were we to use it as a frame and practice for ‘living’ and ‘doing …

New Speaker Critique & Support Service…

Happy New Year! Connect Speakers are now offering a “Speaker Critique & Support Service”  which evolved due to the high volume of speakers who approach us for representation with substandard marketing material. We assisted many speakers with branding and their positive feedback has prompted us to offer our services to all “want to be speakers” out there who want to bring …

We are delighted to welcome Thanos Papasavvas a brilliant geo-politcal expert to our roster of amazing speakers!

THANOS PAPASAVVAS Expertise: Trump, Brexit, Trade, Eurozone, Currencies, Volatility in Markets, Emerging Markets, Bond markets and inflation Thanos Papasavvas CFA  – (Chartered Financial Analyst) is Founder of ABP Invest, established in 2015 to provide strategic outlook and research on geopolitics, economics, financial markets and FX.  He works with asset management and private equity companies, hedge funds and family offices as well as …