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Sir Tim Bernes-Lee is the Director of World Wide Web Foundation, USA.
In 1976, he got degree in Physics from Queen's College, University of Oxford. 1989 and invented World Wide Web. Professor, MIT, conducting research into Semantic Web and other decentralized systems. Director, World Wide Web Consortium. Founder, World Wide Web Foundation. Recipient of numerous awards including FRS, FREng, KBE and OM.
Named by Fortune Magazine as one of the investment industry’s four giants of the 20th century, John Bogle is a titan of the investment world and a hero to independent investors. Bogle is a best-selling author, beginning with his first book, Bogle on Mutual Funds: New Perspectives for the Intelligent Investor, John Bogle and the Vanguard Experiment: One Man’s Quest to Transform the Mutual Fund Industry, Common Sense on Mutual Funds: New Imperatives for the Intelligent Investor, The First 50 Years and Character Counts: The Creation and Building of The Vanguard Group.
The Founder & Chairman of the Virgin Empire, Branson speaks on leadership and the future of business. Famous for his daring entrepreneurial style, he oversees the Virgin Group, Ltd. an extensive conglomerate encompassing over 360 companies, including recording studios, a travel business, publishing entities, and retail industries worldwide.
Joe Calloway is a performance coach and advisor who helps great companies get even better. He helps organizations focus on what is truly important, inspires constant improvement, and motivates people to immediate action. Joe has been a business author, coach, and speaker for 30 years and his client list reads like an international Who’s Who in business, ranging from companies like Coca Cola and IBM to Saks Fifth Avenue and American Express.
Professor at Harvard Business School, Architect of and world's leading authority on disruptive innovation, Keynote Business Speaker Clayton M. Christenson is Harvard Business School’s Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration and is widely considered to be one of top experts on innovation and growth in the world.
Jim Collins is a student and teacher of enduring great companies—how they grow, how they attain superior performance, and how good companies can become great companies. Having invested nearly a quarter of a century of research into the topic, Jim has authored or coauthored six books that have sold in total more than ten million copies worldwide.
The Wall Street Journal recently ranked Gary Hamel as the "world's most influential business thinker," and Fortune magazine has called him "the world's leading expert on business strategy." For three consecutive years, Gary Hamel has also topped Executive Excellence magazine's annual ranking of the most sought after management speakers.
Gary Hamel's landmark books, "Leading the Revolution" and "Competing for the Future," have appeared on every management bestseller list and have been translated into more than 20 languages.
Dr. John Izzo consults and advises some of the most admired companies in the world, teaches at major universities, conducts leading edge research on workplace values, and has spoken to more than one million people across the globe. He is a leading business strategy and leadership expert, a keynote speaker, a best-selling author, a community leader, and an avid conservationist.
The Social Scientist for Business Performance Joseph Grenny is a four-time New York Times bestselling Author,dynamic keynote speaker, and leading social scientist for business performance. For thirty years, Joseph has delivered engaging keynotes at major conferences including the HSM World Business Forum at Radio City Music Hall. Joseph’s work has been translated into 28 languages, is available in 36 countries, and has generated results for 300 of the Fortune 500.
Pat is the founder of The Table Group and the author of 10 books which have sold over 4 million copies and been translated into more than 25 languages. The Wall Street Journal called him one of the most sought after business speakers in America; he has addressed millions of people at conferences and events around the world over the past 15 years.
Oberhelman joined Caterpillar in 1975 and has held a variety of positions including senior finance representative based in South America for Caterpillar Americas Co; region finance manager and district manager for the company's North American Commercial Division; and managing director and vice general manager for strategic planning at Caterpillar Japan Ltd. (CJL) - Tokyo, Japan.
Marie Quintana is a visionary and multidimensional executive skilled at identifying untapped business opportunities. Recognized leader in turnaround and transformative change, known for orchestrating fully integrated business strategies, including mergers, consolidations,and global expansions, driving breakthrough gains in profitability. Navigates fluidly between strategic and operational roles. Fully bilingual in English and Spanish. Acclaimed keynote speaker.
Ross Shafer heard Bill Gates give a speech where he said, "Someday you will all be watching television on your telephones." Shafer took that message to heart and he made the decision to leave TV and get back to his corporate training roots. To date Shafer has produced 14 human resource training films on customer service, motivation, leadership, and peer pressure.
Davy Tyburski's 20+ years of leading high-performance teams in Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, Service & Operations, Billing & Cash Collections, Process & Systems Excellence, Corporate Communications and Training/Employee Development is what sets him apart from the other 99% of speakers, coaches and consultants in the world.
Co-Founder of Apple Computer, Inc. and Icon Among Futurist Speakers. Steve Wozniak is a star of the Silicon Valley community. For over three decades, Wozniak’s contributions have forged the path for the future of computing technology. His extensive philanthropic work has opened doors of opportunity for future generations of creative thinkers and thought-leaders.
Sr. Vice President of Coca Cola (Ret)
She culminated her 27-year career at Coca-Cola by helping the Company shape and launch a new global initiative called "5 BY 20" that will enable the economic empowerment of 5 million women by 2020 by leveraging their extensive value chain in developing countries.