Olympian // Peter Bol
In his talk on Overcoming Adversity, Peter will tell his remarkable story of how he went from fleeing to Egypt from Sudan at the age of four to becoming the first Australian in 53 years to qualify for the Men's 800m track final at the Tokyo Games.
Peter will draw on the common ground between sport and business and share ways to overcome obstacles in our everyday lives.
Stay tuned for more updates on Peter's event taking place on Tuesday 26 October 2021.
Tuesday 26 October 2021 11:30AM (AEDT)
Disruption Strategist // Holly Ransom
Influencing for Impact
Our most recent speaker for A Speaker Series was disruption strategist and change-maker extraordinaire Holly Ransom.
As founder and CEO of consulting firm Emergent, the youngest director to be appointed to an AFL club board and an expert keynote speaker, Holly gave insight into communicating effectively in an increasingly noisy landscape.
Holly honed in on the influential tactics of some of the world's leading communicators and gave actionable advice on how to influence for impact in our everyday lives.
Stay tuned for the next speaker of A Speakers Series taking place in October 2021.
Tuesday 6 July 2021 11:00AM (AEDT)
Leadership and culture expert // Ben Crowe
Unlocking your Leadership Potential
Our last speaker for A Speaker Series was one of the world's most respected leadership mentors and life coach, Ben Crowe.
As NIKE’s former International Director of Sports Marketing, Ben now works closely with business leaders, coaches and athletes across the world including Andre Agassi and NIKE CEO Phil Knight, to share guidance on transforming their culture and leadership.
He focussed on how authenticity, vulnerability and storytelling can create not only an amazing culture and competitive advantage - but also creating a life that balances achievement with fulfillment. Thanks for joining Ben as he shared an inspiring and unexpected journey to discover the quirky and counter intuitive principles behind successful teams and leaders.
The next speaker of A Speaker Series will be announced soon.
Wednesday 17 March 2021 12:00PM (AEDT)
Renowned Entrepreneur and 5-time New York Times Best-Selling Author // Gary Vaynerchuk
The Art of Entrepreneurship
As one of the world’s most sought-after speakers, Gary Vaynerchuk is next in our lineup for A Speaker Series. A renowned entrepreneur, 5-time New York Times best-selling author and prolific angel investor, Gary will talk to the Art of Entrepreneurship, giving you exclusive insight into his entrepreneurial experience, and shedding light on how he went from running a lemonade stand (at just age 7!) to the incredibly successful entrepreneur he is today.
Wednesday 10 February 2021 12:00PM (AEDT)
Paralympian and OAM recipient // Dylan Alcott
The Power of Resilience
2020 has shown us the importance of resilience and how it impacts our day to day lives. In this one hour presentation, Dylan will be talking through the power of resilience and how it helped him through his own experiences. He’ll inspire you to harness the art of taking risks to achieve your goals and provide ways to motivate yourself to get moving when the going gets tough.