Madrid Keynote Speaker
Duncan Stevens can be hired as an inspirational motivational speaker in Madrid. As a keynote speaker, he helps many of the industry’s most recognisable brands, teams and executives become more influential and more effective and readjust to industry changes through what they say and how they act.
With over ten years of prior experience, Duncan has already himself as an in-demand premier keynote speaker due to his content-rich, highly engaging, motivating and entertaining keynote speeches and masterclasses. He is the founder and CEO of the Influence Association and author of the chart-topping book Effective Influence. He is a successful entrepreneur, professional ‘mentalist’ and is considered as among the world’s premier authorities on influence, persuasion, high performance and navigating economic change.
Duncan’s entertaining, engaging and highly visual keynote presentations inspire audiences to embrace modern perspectives. He is regularly hired as a sales speaker, leadership speaker and teamwork speaker to increase team performance and navigate industry changes. His collaboration with teams and leaders, whether it’s through leadership training, sales coaching, or speaking takes organisations from good to great or from exceptional to market-leading through challenging 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 trainer as well as a senior executive for some internationally recognised brands. With over 10 years of experience, Duncan is internationally acknowledged as the premier authority on the subjects of persuasion and performance and change management. He is widely regarded as an easy-to-work-with keynote speaker and has delivered his presentations at summits and events globally and all over Madrid and Spain.
Watch Duncan’s Madrid Extended Showreel Below:
Some of Duncan's Global and Madrid Clients Include:
“This is the second time we have hired Duncan in the last 5 years and have been blown away by the quality and passion he puts into each speech he delivers. We would highly recommend him to others who are wanting to increase their performance!”
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT MADRID FOR CONFERENCE DELEGATES:
Conference Centres and Event Venues:
Arte Canal Exhibition Center , P.º de la Castellana, 214, 28046
Madrid Marriott Auditorium, Av. de Aragón, No 400, 28022 Madrid
Centro de Congresos Príncipe Felipe, Calle del Ing Torres Quevedo, 28022
Palacio Municipal de Congresos de Madrid, Av. Capital de España, 7, 28042
WiZink Center, Palacio de Deportes de la Comunidad, Av. Felipe II, s/n, 28009.
General Information About The City:
Madrid is the capital of Spain, as well as the second largest city in the European Union, with approximately 3.4 million inhabitants. Geographically the city sits right at the centre of the country with the River Manzanares running through it passed the residence of the Spanish Monarch. The city is also a cultural hub of Spain, and is known for its influence on entertainment, media, and fashion; and with its high standard of living many Spanish companies base themselves here – being voted the 8th most liveable city in the world according to Monocle magazine, in its 2019 index.
Madrid as a Conference and Events City:
This city is so well-renowned by travellers that the UN World Tourism are even based here; and while the city is very much moving into the twenty-first century it still holds much of its old-world architectural charm, with landmarks include the Plaza Mayor, the Royal Palace of Madrid, and the Royal Theatre with its restored 1850 Opera House.
Entertainment options for conference goers include Madrid Fashion Week, which usually happens in September; or for the sports minded both Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid have stadiums here. Beyond that the Golden Triangle of Art, located along the Paseo del Prado has three art museums: Prado Museum, the Reina Sofía Museum, a museum of modern art, and the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum.
Places To Eat in Madrid as a Conference Attendee:
While there are plenty of food options through the city here are some of the top-ranked eateries; simple healthy snacks for dine-in or collection can be found at Puccias Libertad, 9 C. de la Libertad (+34 919 20 86 63); for a fine dining experience that requires a reservation we suggest Pristino, 8 P.º de Eduardo Dato (+34 917 37 36 40); if you are looking for a more sleek modern lounge vibe serving creative, elegantly Mediterranean cuisine with great Spanish wines then Cebo Madrid Restaurant at 34 Carrera de S. Jerónimo, is for you (+34 917 87 77 80); and those looking for culinary delicacies in a buzzy, hip eatery with a cool, industrial-chic vibe then La Tasquería, 48 C. del Duque de Sesto, is your spot (+34 914 51 10 00); however if you require kosher health-conscious, veggie dishes offered in a bright, contemporary, Middle Eastern style lounge then head over to Barganzo at 13 C. de Colmenares (+34 910 44 32 33)I
f you’re feeling like a fancy night out though the high-end, avant-garde menu at DiverXO, 23 C. del Padre Damián with their a sleek, modern dining room is highly recommended (+34 915 70 07 66); or if you’re simply looking for a casual restaurant offering generous international dishes with well sourced ingredients get to El Social, 19 C. de Hernán Cortés (+34 911 76 97 35).
Madrid City Sights and Attractions for Conference Delegates:
The city of Madrid has an extremely bohemian culture, with several annual festivals that are worth considering when planning your conference, including, the Festival of Arts and Madrilenian Pride. There are also numerous classical music and opera venues, the most famous of which is the Royal Palace, and its Madrid Symphony Orchestra. There are also many nightclubs and parties where you can book table service, and a world-class rave scene that you won’t be able to resist.