Riyadh Keynote Speaker
Are you looking to hire a keynote speaker in Saudi Arabia? Duncan Stevens can be booked as an inspirational motivational speaker in Riyadh. As a keynote speaker, he helps several of the world’s most recognisable businesses, teams and executives become more persuasive and more effective and adapt to economic changes through what they say and how they act.
With over 10 years of experience, Duncan has certainly himself as an in-demand an inspiring and contemporary keynote speaker due to his content-rich, highly engaging, motivating and humorous keynote speeches and masterclasses. He is the founder and CEO of the Influence Association and author of the best-selling book Effective Influence. He is a highly successful entrepreneur, critically acclaimed ‘mentalist’ and is widely regarded as among the world’s leading authorities on influence, persuasion, high performance and adapting to economic change. Duncan’s entertaining, content-rich and visual keynote speeches motivate attendees to adopt new perspectives. His collaboration with teams and leaders, whether it’s through leadership training, sales training, or speaking takes organisations from good to great or from outstanding to market-leading through difficult economic times.
Before Duncan became a keynote speaker, he earned an Honours degree in Business Management, served as an officer in the UK’s Royal Navy, was a business coach and mentor as well as a senior executive for some internationally recognised brands. With over 10 years of prior experience, Duncan is internationally acknowledged as the leading authority on the subjects of influence and effectiveness. Duncan is often acknowledged as an easy-to-work-with keynote speaker and has delivered his presentations at summits and sales kick-offs globally and all over Saudia Arabia and Riyadh.
Watch Duncan’s Riyadh Extended Showreel Below:
Some of Duncan's Global Clients Include:
“Duncan was such a pro. He was completely respectful to our customs, delivered a highly entertaining and content-rich keynote and we would certainly endorse him to other clients as well. We hope to bring him back again or even secure him to work with us virtually for even more value. “
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT RIYADH FOR CONFERENCE DELEGATES:
Conference Centres and Event Venues in Riyadh:
Riyadh International Convention Center, King Abdullah Rd, Riyadh 11564
King Abdul Aziz International Conference Center, Al Hada, Riyadh 12912
Ritz-Carlton Conference Centre, 8236 3488 Saudi Arabia, Riyadh 12912
Apex Convention Center, King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh 13416
King Faisal Conference Center, King Saud Rd, Al Mutamarat, Riyadh 12712
Kafd Conference Center, just off the King Fahd Rd, Al Aqiq, Riyadh 13511
General Information About The City:
Translated into English, Riyadh simply means the Gardens – this city of almost 8 million residents is the 3rd most populous in the Middle East; with an estimated 5 million global tourists visiting each year. Originally built as Oasis town, numerous empires have called this place home from the Ottomans to the Turks – today though it’s a central hub for Arab business and international trade relations. As a global city in its in, various banks have their headquarters here, along with the over 120 embassy buildings, which are primarily located in the diplomatic region, since the country is still a full Monarchy.
Riyadh as a Conference and Events City:
Being an international destination there are various events for conference delegates to consider which focus on numerous global topics of interest from the Saudi Food Expo, to the Riyadh Jewellery Salon, or Global Health Exhibition. You’ll even be able to plug into more scientific community gatherings such as International Conference on Natural Science and Environment, or the International Conference on Medical Health Science. And for global investors, the Riyadh Annual Saudi Trade Finance Summit offers an opportunity to connect with potential business partners and projects. It’s worth considering that the city does have a hot desert climate, and although there is air conditioning in most buildings – dusts storms are an issue during high summer.
Places To Eat in Riyadh as a Conference Attendee:
With such a diverse array of international cultures through out the city, you’ll definitely be able to located an eatery which will satisfy your food cravings; however for an elegant fine dining experience The Spot Restaurant on King Abdul Aziz Rd, offers a stylish lounge vibe (+966 55 220 8999); if you’d prefer something Japanese then Tokyo Asian at Al Urubah Rd, has creative global fusion sushi inspired meals and a relaxed atmosphere (+966 92 000 9662); or those wanting to get a light Italian lunch then Piatto Restaurant at 2587-2605 Northern Ring Branch Rd, has a cozy patio area and fresh seasonal dishes for you to enjoy (+966 55 788 7754); and for those evenings when you feel like something spice then Zafran Indian Bistro at Northern Ring Branch Rd, has a warm friendly vibe and delicious classic table plates (+966 11 562 2229); otherwise you can always make a reservation for Soe Restaurant at Imam Saud Bin Abdulaziz Bin Mohammed Rd, to get wholesome dishes and great wines in a sleek yet homely dining room (+966 92 000 9877).
Riyadh Sights and Attractions for Conference Delegates:
Beyond all the restaurants and cafes; the city offers loads of cultural attractions from the National Museum of Saudi Arabia to the Royal Saudi Air Force Museum, or even there is even the King Abdul Aziz Historical Centre. Each year there are also a bunch of festivals to attend too — the Riyadh Season, which features various offerings from Expos to music concerts, is actually a whole calendar of events to consider. Conference delegates may even want to be here in April for the Riyadh International Book Fair which hosts several cultural and traditional events – as well as loads of high-quality authors.