San Francisco Keynote Speaker
Are you looking to hire a keynote speaker? Duncan Stevens can be booked as an inspirational motivational speaker in San Francisco. As a keynote speaker, he helps a number of the world’s most recognisable businesses, teams and executives become more persuasive and more effective and readjust to industry changes through what they say and how they act.
With over 10 years of experience, Duncan has established himself as an in-demand an inspiring and contemporary keynote speaker due to his content-rich, engaging, inspiring and engaging 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 serial 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. Find out more about Duncan here.
Duncan’s humorous, engaging and visual keynote presentations motivate delegates to adopt different perspectives. His collaboration with teams and leaders, whether it’s through leadership training, sales coaching, or speaking takes teams and individuals from pretty good to excellent or from outstanding to market-leading through difficult economic times. Before Duncan become a keynote speaker, he gained an Honours degree in Business Management, served as an officer in the British Royal Navy, was a business coach and mentor as well as a senior executive for some globally recognised businesses.
With over 10 years of prior experience, Duncan is globally recognised as the leading authority on influence and performance and change management. Duncan is an easy-to-work-with speaker and has delivered his keynote speech internationally and all throughout San Francisco and California.
Watch Duncan’s San Francisco Extended Showreel Below:
Some of Duncan's Global Clients Include:
“Duncan delivered an incredible keynote at our conference this year. He was highly rated by all of our guests and will definitely be looking to engage his services again. His speech was full of innovative actionable material, thought-provoking and entertaining and really got everyone chatting at the end with excitement.”
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT SAN FRANCISCO FOR CONFERENCE DELEGATES:
Conference Centres and Event Venues in San Francisco:
Moscone Conference Center, 747 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Broadway Studios Conference Center, 435 Broadway, San Francisco
Mission Bay Conference Center, 1675 Owens St, San Francisco, CA 94158
Giants Park Convention Center, 24 Willie Mays Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94107
Bently Reserve Conference Center, 301 Battery St, San Francisco, CA 94111
AMA Conference Center, 55 4th St, San Francisco, CA 94103
General Information About The City:
Named after Saint Francis of Assisi – this Northern California hub of culture, commerce, and finance is home to almost a million people jammed into an area of 120 square kilometres, making it the second-most densely populated after only New York City. Like the original West Coast gold rush town, this city grew rapidly from the mineral resources obtained by those prospectors; today the area still attracts numerous wealthy business people with Silicon Valley being a short drive south and the world-famous wine and weed farm estates in the Emerald Triangle just to the north over the Golden Gate.
San Francisco as a Conference and Events City:
As a hub for the technology sector, there are numerous conventions that happen here each year that focus on various aspects of the industry from QCon San Francisco, which deals with engineering advances to the San Francisco Deep Learning Summit which has its eyes on AI, and other related issues. The city itself has also had a long history of eco-culture, and as such the San Francisco Future Food-Tech Forum has would be home here, along with the World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit, as well as the Cleantech Forum San Francisco. Otherwise, conference delegates can also plug into more broad subjects, such as the San Francisco Writers Conference or RSA Conference Tech Gadgets Conference.
Places To Eat in San Francisco as a Conference Attendee:
Being the literal centre of the US west coast, and home to various dedicated cultural area the city of San Francisco has dozens of high-quality eateries for you to choose from, one of the best though is O’ by Claude at 165 O’Farrell St, where you can get innovative French-style dishes in a contemporary dining room (+1 415-814-8888); or for those who want to have more of exotic fine dining experience then Mourad – California Moroccan at 140 New Montgomery St, offers a sleek yet friendly vibe (+1 415-660-2500); and if you’d prefer to have a light Mexican lunch then Tropisueño at 75 Yerba Buena Ln, has an epic courtyard garden and a lively upbeat atmosphere (+1 415-985-2264); otherwise you could also ways make a reservation for Acquerello at 1722 Sacramento Street, where they have an elegant dine room and excellent north Italian dishes (+1 415-567-5432); however if you’d simply like to enjoy a cozy evening with some exquisite wood-fired cuisine the Birdsong at 1085 Mission St, is definitely the spot for you (+1 415-369-9161).
San Francisco Sights and Attractions for Conference Delegates:
Of course, the main attraction in the city is Golden Gate park which runs from pretty much downtown right up to the northernmost coast of the city where you can visit their world-famous zoo. There is also the Fisherman’s Wharf which features various shopping opportunities as well as a ferry tour of the bay, and around Treasure Island where the original World’s Fair was hosted. The city is also known for its vibrant nightlife with loads of live music venues and electric clubs – most notably of which is the End Up; there are also a whole bunch of annual festivals which happen each year including the How-Weird Street Faire in Haight-Ashbury and the Pride Parade in the neighbouring Castro.