Vancouver April 5, 2019


Below you'll find the biographies for each of our speakers, along with what you'll learn at their talk. You can find out when each speaker takes the stage on our agenda page.


Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, International Bestselling Author and Founder of Malala Fund


Anchor & Executive Producer at Bloomberg Technology, Emmy Award Winning Journalist and Bestselling Author

Gender Bias and Diversity
What You Will Learn
  • Why women need a seat at the table if Apple, Google, Facebook and the startups of today are going to build our tomorrow.
  • Concrete steps to build a more diverse and inclusive workforce that reevaluates organizational strategies to work smarter, not harder.
  • Why striving for diversity in the workplace is not just the right thing to do, but the smart thing to do in a competitive global economy. 


Organizational Psychologist, Researcher and New York Times Bestselling Author

Self-Awareness and Performance
What You Will Learn
  • What self-awareness really is, an understanding of your own self-awareness as a leader and how it helps leaders succeed.
  • How leaders who cultivate self-awareness bust through barriers to change, make smarter decisions, and lead more profitable companies.
  • What self-aware leaders do differently, and a few battle-tested tools to improve leadership skills and work performance.


Growth & Innovation Evangelist at Salesforce and Bestselling Author

Growth and Culture
What You Will Learn
  • Ten simple—but easily misunderstood—paths to growth.
  • Why it can be a mistake to imitate strategies that worked for your competitors, or rely on strategies that worked for you in the past.
  • Why the best place to learn the realities of the market, is from the field and to see it through the eyes of your employees and customers.


Chief Catalyzing Officer at Limitless Possibility and Author

Confidence and Potential
What You Will Learn
  • How to discover your “consonance" — how you align what you do with who you are, to achieve your limitless potential.
  • Why self-doubt and uncertainty consign big dreams to limbo, hindering your ability to perform at your highest potential.
  • How to master your leadership voice through contagious confidence that activates the leader inside of you.

You can find a complete list of our past speakers on our main site.