Cologne Keynote Speaker
Duncan is widely acknowledged as an easy-to-work-with speaker and has delivered his presentations at corporate events and sales kick-offs globally and all throughout Cologne. As a keynote speaker, he assists a number of the world’s most recognisable businesses, teams and executives become more influential and more effective and readjust to economic changes through what they say and how they act.
Duncan has over 10 years of experience and has already himself as an in-demand an inspiring and contemporary keynote speaker due to his content-rich, highly engaging, inspiring and engaging keynote presentations 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, award-winning ‘mentalist’ and is widely considered as among the world’s leading authorities on influence, persuasion, high performance and adapting to change. Duncan’s entertaining, engaging and visual keynote speeches inspire audiences to adopt new perspectives. His work, whether it’s through leadership training, sales coaching, or speaking takes teams and individuals from good to superb or from outstanding to market-leading through tough times.
Before Duncan became a keynote speaker, he secured 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 internationally recognised companies. With over 10 years of prior experience, Duncan is internationally acknowledged as the premier authority on persuasion and performance.
Duncan Stevens can be booked as an inspiring motivational speaker in Cologne.
Watch Duncan’s Cologne Extended Showreel Below:
Some of Duncan's Global and Cologne Clients Include:
“Well, what can I say. This was the standout talk of the event. Duncan really delivered in spades taking time to tailor it to our company and to our wide range of delegates. His content was hugely beneficial to us all and he expertly weave great content with some great content – leaving everyone to rise to their feet for a standing ovation at the end!”
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT COLOGNE FOR CONFERENCE DELEGATES:
Conference Centres and Event Venues in Cologne
Expo XXI – Expocentre Köln GmbH, Gladbacher Wall 5, 50670 Köln
Koelncongress GmbH, Koelnmesse Exhibition Centre, Messepl. 1, 50679 Köln
Congress-Centrum Koelmesse, Deutz-Mülheimer Str. 111, 50679 Köln
Pullman Cologne Hotel Conference Rooms, Helenenstraße 14, 50667 Köln,
Maritim Hotel Köln Conference Rooms, Heumarkt 20, 50667 Köln
Hyatt Regency Cologne, Kennedy-Ufer 2A, 50679 Köln
General Information About The City:
Situated on the Rhine river in central-western Germany, this city of almost 1.2 million is one of the oldest in the country and gets its name from the fact that Eau de Cologne was invented here; and was a preeminent city in medieval and renaissance times. Today though it is a major hub for the aerospace industry, and hosts the European Astronaut Centre headquarters and three international science research institutions; as well as being an important cultural tourism area for the art industry hosting dozens of contemporary galleries as well as loads of ancient and classical artefacts museums.
Cologne as a Conference and Events City:
Being the centre of space travel on the European continent it’s no surprise that your conference delegates will be able to attend various hi-tech conventions while in the city from the Wind Turbine Blade Manufacture Congress to the International Hardware Fair Cologne; they’ll have plenty of options. Plus there are a whole bunch of events for the lifestyle and do-it-yourself markets including the Cologne Home & Garden Expo, Cologne Living Kitchen, and Aquanale Germany for those looking for luxury at-home spa products. Otherwise, if you’d like to plug into the design industry their preeminent annual Digital Marketing Expo & Conference is worth checking out, along with Discovery Art Fair Cologne, Germany Fine Art & Design and the high-end Art Cologne Expo.
Places To Eat in Cologne as a Conference Attendee:
As the a cultural center of art and design there are plenty of high-quality eateries for you to enjoy while here; although one of the best is Glashaus Restaurant at Kennedy-Ufer 2A, you can enjoy creative global fusion dishes in a bright contemporary dining room (+49 221 82811760); or if you’d prefer to have an authentic modern German cuisine experience then Restaurant Maximilian Lorenz at Johannisstraße 64, offer a sleek vibe with floor-to-ceiling window views (+49 221 37999192); and those who would like a relaxed light lunch in an elegant cafe then the Restaurant Ox & Klee Köln at I’m Zollhafen 18, has European inspired dishes with a bunch of seasonal vegetarian options (+49 221 16956603); otherwise you could always make a reservation for Hanse Stube at Trankgasse 1, and enjoy an elevated vibe with a refined French-style menu and great selection of wines (+49 221 2703402); plus there is Mongo’s Restaurant Köln for when you feel like having Asian fusion in a no-fuss yet still stylish cafe (+49 221 9893810).
Cologne Sights and Attractions for Conference Delegates:
It’s worth noting that winters can get really cold so planning accordingly is definitely advised; however, no matter what time of year you decide to visit there will be plenty to see, including a World Heritage Site where you can view the Shrine of the Three Kings. There are also dozens of medieval streets and bridges that link to buildings that date back to the era — although you can get a proper idea of their history by checking out some of their museums from the art and architecture at Roman-Germanic Museum to contemporary art at Galerie Karsten Greve. Plus there are plenty of nightlife options, as well as the Cologne carnival in November, which is one of the largest street festivals on the continent; and you can even explore some of their many amazing parks and wild-open spaces within the city limits, most notably Forstbotanischer Garten Köln.