Asia Professional Speakers Convention
Singapore - May 22-23, 2015
Convention Venue: TBC
Dinner Venue TBC
Shep Hyken CSP, CPAE – NSA President
Shep Hyken, CSP, CPAE is the Chief Amazement Officer at Shepard Presentations, and is a world-renowned customer service expert, professional speaker and New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling business author. Shep works with companies who want to build loyal relationships with their customers and employees. He has been inducted into the National Speakers Association Hall of Fame for lifetime achievement in the speaking industry.
Dr. Yvonne Sum, CSP
Dr Yvonne Sum works with executive decision makers from the West entering the emerging markets of the East to seamlessly shift their contextual intelligence. Dr Sum transforms leaders on-the-go, and her gift is to develop executives on mission critical objectives without taking them out of the business. She lives with them, builds on what they know, and when they have achieved their mission impossible, they say "We have done it ourselves"
Dave Avrin, CSP
With so many choices confronting your prospective customers and clients, the question is: Why should they choose you? – The Visibility Coach, will reveal what it truly takes to recognize and promote your true competitive advantage while building a category-leading brand identity.
Mary Kelly PhD, CSP, CDR, US Navy (Ret)
Do your audiences want more of your content? Do you need ways to convey your expert knowledge to meeting planners? Would you like to monetize your intellectual property?
A US Naval Academy graduate, Mary spent 17 of 21 years on active duty in Asia
Frank Furness, CSP
Frank Furness is an international motivational speaker, trainer and author. His credentials include 20 years of exceptional business success in sales, management, training and consulting, as well as being a renowned social media specialist. Frank has helped audiences around the world shine with improved sales, leadership and communication skills. At the convention, Frank will help you Double your Market, Double your Income, presenting on the Keys to Conquering the Speaking Market and Staying Fully Booked.
Lenora Billings Harris, CSP – GSF President
Lenora is THE authority on diversity and inclusion. She was named one of 100 Global Thought Leaders on Diversity and Inclusion in 2011 by The Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), and was named by Diversity Woman Magazineas a top-twenty influential diversity leader in the U.S. for four years. Lenora has been voted as a Top Five Speaker on diversity.
Grant ‘Axe’ Rawlinson
Grant ‘Axe’ Rawlinson is best known as an inspiring speaker, author and adventurer. He has played international 7-aside-rugby at the prestigious Hong Kong 7’s tournament, competed in the Touch Rugby World Cup, fought in the boxing ring and run marathons. Challenging himself in extreme environments is definitely Grant’s major passion. An inspiring Keynote speaker, Grant helps audiences, teams and individuals achieve through developing mental strength and resilience
Gustav Gous PhD. CSP
“Get-a-Life”. How to have a life while making a living
Professional speakers and consultants teach others how to handle their businesses and their lives. In this session Dr Gustav Gous will demonstrate how the speaker can first practices what he/she preaches and a model to help clients to have a life while making a living.
A Mystery Celebrity Speaker from Asia
David Lim, CSP, Singapore
Travis Bell, Australia
Jerome Joseph, Singapore
Dave Staughton, Australia
Bill James, New Zealand
Local Speakers / Facilitators
Raymond Thomas – APSS President
Andrew Bryant, CSP – Convention Chair
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APSS Annual Convention 2015
Friday May 22nd to Saturday May 23rd, including a Gala Awards Dinner on the 23rd
It’s all happening in Singapore, so stay tuned with more information to follow
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