How to Reshape your Organization for a Post-Covid World?

How to Reshape your Organization for a Post-Covid World?

Dr. Parag Khanna, The World’s Leading Geo-Strategist and Best-Selling Author: Parag Khanna is a leading Global Strategy Advisor, world traveler, and Best-Selling Author. He is Founder and Managing Partner of FutureMap, a data and scenario based strategic advisory firm. Parag has been an adviser to the US National Intelligence Council’s Global Trends 2030 program. Dr. Khanna […]

A Brush with Mortality that Turned Back the Clocks


You never know how speaker’s are made these days. That’s the thought that ran through my head when Terrence Mauri told me his story and how the turning point in his life and career, was waking up under a car, with a tyre burning on his leg. For most people a brush with mortality might cause them […]

A Picture Speaks A Thousand Words: Pata Degerman

Pata Degerman

A picture speaks a thousand words. One picture, it seems was the defining moment in Pata Dagerman’s career. It made the difference between what may have remained as only one man’s private exploration as a hobby, and a budding career as a highly successful public speaker. I had heard of Pata when I first began […]

What great leaders should be doing right now – Kevin Gaskell

Kevin Gaskell

Never let a good crisis go to waste … so said Winston Churchill. And he should have known. While he never saw a Corona virus pandemic, he did successfully lead Great Britain through the darkest days of the second world war. I am grateful that I have never seen a war, but I have led […]



If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader! Philipp Kristian Diekhöner, Global Keynote Speaker and Innovation Strategist | Author of The Trust Economy:   Philipp Kristian is a  a Storyteller and Global TEDx Speaker for the stormy and delightful road ahead. Author of bestseller ”The Trust Economy”, a Fortune […]

Never ever give up! Start next year with great adventurers!

Pata Degerman

Lewis Gordon Pugh, Explorer, World Record Swimmer and Environmentalist: Lewis’ inspiring stories of leading expeditions in Polar Regions, in the most ferocious conditions imaginable, never fails to captivate an audience. His talks make a difference – to both individuals, and organisations. Lewis is an ocean advocate, pioneer swimmer and explorer who has put his hard-learned lessons into […]

The Rise of Female Speakers


The Nordic Business Forum, SLUSH and the Olympics get a female boost Of the many areas where gender equality is still lagging behind, professional public speaking is one of them. According to Bloomberg, male speakers still outnumber female speakers by a 2 to 1 ratio at business conferences. Even in more gender equal Finland, the […]

An Evening with Bruce Dickinson

“After two hours of going around in circles above Murmansk, physical and metaphorical, the rules of the game changed: ‘Unless you go away, we will shoot you down.’ One day, I thought as we turned and headed towards Ivalo in Finland, I should write a book about this.”  – from Bruce Dickinson, Autobiography, ‘What does […]

The demand of International Keynote Speakers increases in the Nordics

The demand of International Keynote Speakers increases in the Nordics

MySpeaker and one of the worlds leading speaker bureaus, CSA Celebrity Speakers, have agreed on a Nordic cooperation. The demand of international speakers is constantly increasing in Finland and at the same time companies abroad are interested in Nordic competence and know how. “The Cooperation with CSA supports MySpeaker’s strategy to open a channel for […]

Nordic Business Forum invests in Speaker Contest

Nordic Business Forum invests in Speaker Contest

Press Release 12/2018 Nordic Business Forum and the speaker and coaching company MySpeaker have agreed to cooperate and train aspiring speakers to meet the growing communication demands of international business life. Thanks to the cooperation with MySpeaker, the most promising participants in the Nordic Business Forum Speaker Contest will be given personalised coaching on how […]

The Trust Economy

The Trust Economy

Philipp Kristian believes trust is the most valuable asset and currency in the digital economy. He is a TEDx speaker, global innovation strategist, and worldwide authority on the Trust Economy of digital innovation. His book by the same name is available in English, German, and Mandarin. Philipp Kristian Diekhöner is a TEDx | Global Keynote […]

Anssi Rantanen wins the NBF Speaker Contest 2019

Anssi Rantanen Banneri

The Nordic Business Forum Speaker Contest finale was held yesterday at Helsinki Airport. Talented and enthusiastic Anssi Rantanen,  Finland CEO at Growth Tribe Academy, won the competition and will join the Nordic Business Forum 2019 speaker lineup and will be paid a 30,000 € speaking fee. The winner was chosen among six finalists by the […]