Nottingham Keynote Speaker

With content-rich, inspiring, educational and entertaining keynotes, Duncan Stevens can be engaged as an inspiring motivational speaker in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire in the UK. As a keynote speaker, he assists many of the industry’s most recognisable companies, teams and executives unleash their ability to influence more effectively and show them how to develop a global mindset to grow individually and as a business.

He is the founder and CEO of the Influence Association and author of the chart-topping book Effective Influence. He is a highly successful entrepreneur, critically acclaimed ‘mentalist’ and is considered as one of the world’s premier authorities on business and influence and persuasion and their applications into the selling process and to work more collaboratively.

Duncan’s humorous, engaging and visual keynote speeches inspire delegates to take on different perspectives. His work, whether it’s through influence or sales keynote speaking takes organisations and their leadership teams from good to excellent or from excellent to market-leading through challenging times.

Before Duncan become a keynote speaker, he gained 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 globally recognised brands.

With over ten years of prior experience, Duncan is internationally acknowledged as the leading authority on influence, persuasion and using these in sales and collaboration. All of his keynote speeches are relevant, tailored to each conference, memorable and motivating. He is widely regarded as an easy-to-work-with speaker and has delivered his presentations at corporate events and sales kick-offs internationally and all over Nottingham.


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Some of Duncan's Global and Nottingham Clients Include:

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“Thank you for closing our annual conference in Nottingham with a bang – everyone thoroughly enjoyed your speech and wish we had you for longer. We will certainly be using your services again and will be in touch with some form of CPD for our team too. Thank you agin!”


Conference Centres and Event Venues in Nottingham

NTU Events and Conferencing, 30 Burton St, Nottingham NG1 4BU

Albert Hall Conference Centre, N Circus St, Nottingham NG1 5AA

Cleaves Conference Centre, 6 Castle Gate, Nottingham NG1 7AS

De Vere East Conference Centre, Beeston Ln, Nottingham NG7 2RJ

Breadsall Priory Marriott Hotel, Moor Road, Morley, Derby DE7 6DL

Hilton Nottingham, Victoria Centre, Milton St, Nottingham NG1 3PZ

General Information About The City:

Known as the city of bicycles as much as being home to the Legend of Robin Hood — which is said to have occurred in the local forest; helping it become some of the World Heritage sites of Literature. Along with its publishing industry, this metropolis of only about 300k residents hosts three top-tier universities and is ranked relatively high for its size in the world liveability index. They even host the Aegon WTA & ATP Nottingham Open, an annual international tennis tournament as well as having various other high-level sports teams based in their urban area.

Nottingham as a Conference and Events City:

Being an academic hub there are plenty of conventions for you to consider in the university network for the Innovation Annual Conference and the Higher Education Technicians Summit. Although if you’d like to plugin to the commercial side of things your conference delegates can attend The Midlands Business Network Expo or the Lincolnshire Business Expo; as well as the Future Light Automotive Summit — where they can see the most recent available innovations in the care products sector. Plus those wanting to enjoy something a little more relaxed can check a whole bunch of events including the Townsend Toy & Train Fairs, the Antiques & Collectors Fair along with the Nottingham INDX Furniture Show for some fresh interior design ideas.

Places To Eat in Nottingham as a Conference Attendee:

As an international literary destination, this city has plenty of high-quality eateries for your delegates to enjoy while here, although one of the best is Alchemilla at 192 Derby Rd, where you can get stylish veggie-centric dishes and a great selection of wines (+44 115 941 3515); or if you’d prefer an elegant light lunch then World Service Restaurant at Newdigate House, offers high end modern European dishes and an epic outdoor patio area (+44 115 847 5587); and those looking for locally source dishes then Paris Bar and Restaurant at 3-5 High Pavement, uses the seasonal ingredient in their creative fusion plates (+44 115 958 4200); otherwise you can always make a reservation for MemSaab at 12-14 Maid Marian Way, for some high-end Indian cuisine served in a spacious dining room (+44 115 957 0009); plus there is Le Mistral Sherwood at 575 Mansfield Rd, where they offer classic French dishes and a relaxed vibe (+44 115 911 6116).

Nottingham Sights and Attractions for Conference Delegates:

This students paradise has a whole bunch of things to offer the world traveller from a thriving coffee shop poetry scene to the Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve and even the Old Market Square architecture in the centre of town. You can even check out one of their many cultural offerings from the New Art Exchange where you can see plug into the contemporary scene to the Nottingham Natural History Museum for those looking for something a little more educational. Plus there are plenty of performance art venues too, including the Nottingham Royal Concert Hall along with dozens of others so check the schedules to see what’s on when you’re in the city.