Chengdu Keynote Speaker
Duncan Stevens can be hired as an inspiring motivational speaker in Chengdu, China and his influence or leadership keynote speaking takes teams and leaders from good to superb or from outstanding to market-leading through challenging economic times. He is the founder and CEO of the Influence Association and best-selling author of the chart-topping book Effective Influence. He is a serial entrepreneur, award-winning ‘mentalist’ and is considered as one of the world’s leading authorities on influence and persuasion and their applications into sales and collaboration alongside adopting a global mindset.
As a keynote speaker, he helps many of the industry’s most recognisable companies, teams and business leaders become more influential, collaborative and better at turning maybes into yesses. Duncan speaks around the world from Vancouver to Washington and from Wellington to Tampa.
With over a decade of experience, Duncan is renowned for his content-rich, engaging, inspiring and fascinating keynote speeches and masterclasses. He inspires attendees to embrace different perspectives and adopt a more collaborative and global mind set.
Before all of this, Duncan has served as an officer in the British Royal Navy, influence coach and trainer as well as a senior executive for some globally recognised companies.
Nowadays, Duncan is globally recognised as the leading authority on the subjects of influence and persuasion, sales and collaboration. Duncan is often acknowledged as an easy-to-work-with speaker and has delivered his keynote speech at corporate events and sales kick-offs globally and all throughout Chengdu and China.
Watch Duncan’s Extended Chengdu Showreel Below:
Some of Duncan's Global and Chengdu Clients Include:
“We wanted to leave a review just to say that if you are thinking of hiring a speaker for your event then look no further than Duncan. He was super easy to work with and the end result of our collaboration (his keynote) was brilliant. He well-deserved the standing ovation at the end and was full of content, fun and practical advice and techniques.”
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT CHENGDU FOR CONFERENCE DELEGATES:
Conference Centres and Event Venues in Chengdu
International Convention Center, 204 Shuncheng St, Qingyang District, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, 610016
Tianfu International Conference Center, 15 E Yuhe Side St, Luomashi, Qingyang District, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, 610015
Yinrong Garden Conference Center, Shuangliu, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, 610016
Yixinyuan Conference Center, Daxin Rd, Xinjin County, Chengdu, Sichuan
Sunshine International Conference Center, No 188 Hezuo Rd Gaoxin West Zone, Chengdu
Grand Hyatt Chengdu, No.8 South Section, Chengdu Jinjiang Chicony Plaza, CN of Chunxi Rd
General Information About The City:
Situated on the Jin River, which flows through the heart of this global beta city; Chengu is known to locals as the Country of Heaven or Land of Abundance depending on your translation, due to an ancient irrigation system which produced plentiful harvests — Dujiangyan, where they are located, in a world heritage site today. Its also an important economic, commercial and financial hub for the Western region of China, with the sectors varying from information technology to automobile machinery, as well as a significant traditional medicine industry. There are also a whole bunch of universities and research institutes in the metropolis, which helps give the city its position as a leading centre of research; and with such a young population and their relatively high rating on the liveability index, they are known for their culinary.
Chengdu as a Conference and Events City:
Being a regional hub for commerce, there are loads of conventions for your conference delegates to consider from the Chengdu International Advertising Festival, where you can connect with professionals from around the world to the Insec World – Chengdu Summit on e-commerce issues and information technology solutions. Plus they have the Chengdu International Industry Fair for those looking to see the latest advances in production and manufacturing machinery; along with the Western (Chengdu) Pharmaceutical Industry Expo if you’re looking to invest in that sector of the economy.
Places To Eat in Chengdu as a Conference Attendee:
As an international destination, there are a whole bunch of high-quality eateries for your delegates to enjoy while here, although one of the best is The St. Regis Chengdu at 99 Tidu St, where you can have an elegant meal in a plush dining room (+86 28 8558 3333); or if you’d prefer an authentic modern Chinese culinary experience then Shujiuxiang Hot Pot Restaurant at 53 Nanfu St, offer delicious seasonal plates (+86 28 8299 6969); and those looking for more traditional local dishes can head to Dongzi Kouzhang Lao’er Liangfen at 39 Wenshuyuan St, where they have a warm and friendly vibe, with high-end wooden decor (Email Only); otherwise you can always make a reservation for Veranda Bridge Restaurant at 66 Binjiang E Rd, where they have a stylish light lunch atmosphere and fresh healthy dishes (+86 28 8444 6888); plus there is Peter’s Tex-Mex Grill if you’d like to get some wholesome global fare (+86 28 8522 7965).
Chengdu Sights and Attractions for Conference Delegates:
There are plenty of cultural heritage attractions for your delegates to explore while here, including the ancient fortress wall of Chengdu — where they planted a whole bunch of hibiscus trees, as well as the Jinli historical district that is still home to some of the original wooden buildings that we constructed centuries ago. Plus there is are a load of live art performance options to consider such as the Sichuan Opera; and afterwards, you can attend one of their traditional Teahouse Cafes and play a game of Mahjong. They also have a bunch of festivals that happen around the year to celebrate various cosmological events; although which time of year you decide to there are tons of nature attracts where you can go and visit there many Zen temple sites — and you may even be able to see a Giant Panda in its natural habitat, the sacred bamboo forests.