Peter Leyden has spent the last 15 years giving hour-long keynote talks to business conferences and general audiences throughout the United States and occasionally Europe. Peter Leyden is a leading expert on how new technologies and megatrends are remaking the world – and on what’s coming next. Leyden also is a wonderful storyteller who has a unique way of weaving together the big-picture story of our times and explaining what’s to come in the decades ahead. He gives you everything you need for a terrific keynote speaker:
Strategic insights into the future. Leyden gives a masterful overview of the most critical developments happening in the world today as future generations ultimately will see them. He squeezes down the essence of what’s important in technology, economics, global affairs, demographics, energy and politics. His prescient insights into what to expect in the next 10 years provide the perfect setup for any meeting where you’re trying to make plans or devise strategy.
Learn what’s next in technology. Leyden translates what those outside the tech world need to know about the digital revolution that’s behind so many of the fundamental changes coursing through our world. He draws off his 20 years of experience in Silicon Valley to explain what’s essential to understand about Apple, Google and Facebook and the next stages of social, mobile, video new media. No matter what the level of your technological sophistication, you’ll come away learning something new.
Get entertained. Leyden uses a stunning multimedia slide show that uses dramatic images and powerful graphics to make complex issues simple. His high-energy style keeps everything moving at a lively pace and his excitement about his topics is infectious. Everyone ends up highly stimulated and energized for the sessions to follow.
Be inspired. Leyden sees America going though a fundamental reinvention at a scale seen only a handful of times in its history and he consistently frames the transformation of our world as largely positive. He always maintains a can-do sense of optimism and makes a compelling case that we have everything we need to make the full transition to the 21st century. People leave feeling more confident that they can do their part to make the necessary changes in their organizations and their lives.
You can view some of the best videos of his talks just below or check out each of the 3 talks on their separate pages for more information and more videos of the complete talks. Click on the video’s title below the image to view in a larger window on this page.