San Jose Keynote Speaker
Looking for a keynote or motivational speaker in San Jose? Duncan Stevens can be engaged as an inspiring motivational speaker in Dubai. As a keynote speaker, he assists many of the world’s most recognisable companies, teams and leaders become more influential and more effective and adapt to industry changes through what they say and how they behave.
With over a decade of expertise, Duncan has certainly himself as an in-demand an award-winning keynote speaker due to his content-rich, engaging, inspiring and fascinating keynote presentations and masterclasses. He is the founder and CEO of the Influence Association and author of the number one best-selling book Effective Influence. He is a highly successful entrepreneur, professional ‘mentalist’ and is considered as among the world’s leading authorities on influence, persuasion, effectiveness and navigating economic change. Duncan’s humorous, interactive and visual presentations encourage attendees to take on new perspectives. He is frequently engaged as a sales keynote speaker, leadership keynote speaker and teamwork keynote speaker to increase performance and adapt to industry changes.
Before Duncan becoming 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 manager for some internationally recognised brands.With over 10 years of prior experience, Duncan is globally recognised as the leading authority on persuasion and effectiveness. All of his keynote presentations are relevant, unique, highly memorable and thought-provoking.
Duncan is often acknowledged as an easy-to-work-with speaker and has delivered his keynote speech at summits and sales kick-offs globally and all over San Jose and California in the United States.
Watch Duncan’s San Jose Extended Showreel Below:
Some of Duncan's Global Clients Include:
“Thank you for attending our conference. Your content left all of our guests asking when you will be back and loved the influence demonstrations you did. We will certainly be recommending you to other clients we work with looking for an inspiring speaker and hope to collaborate with you again in the future. Thanks again.”
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT SAN JOSE FOR CONFERENCE DELEGATES:
Conference Centres and Event Venues in San Jose:
Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, CA 95054
McEnery Convention Center, 150 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95113
Silicon Valley Business Centre, 1900 Camden Ave, San Jose, CA 95124
Premier Workspaces Conference Office, 2570 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95131
Hyatt Regency Conference Center, 5101 GA Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Marriott Conference Center, 301 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113
General Information About The City:
San Jose is the largest city in Northern California and is situated on the coast of the San Francisco Bay Area in the centre of the Santa Clara Valley – known as Silicon Valley. The area is noted as a centre of innovation and affluence; having a strong connection with the international high-tech products industry it has the third-highest per capita GDP of any city on the planet. This was actually the very first city founded on the US west coast by Spanish settlers before the State was ceded by Mexico to America, however, the area was originally home to the Tamien nation of the Ohlone peoples of California.
San Jose as a Conference and Events City:
With dozens of high-tech businesses located in the valley, there is no shortage of conferences that focus on the advancement of technology services and electronics development, from the Silicon Valley Growth, Innovation and Leadership Conference to the Satellite Innovation Convention, delegates will definitely have something worth attending while they are in town. Although they may want to take it easy and check out one of the leisure expos such as the Whiskies of the World Expo San Jose or even the Bay Area Travel & Adventure Show – the leading annual active vacation summit; or if you’re looking to invest in some exciting new ventures then the Startup Elevate Conference, which aims to connect the technology community is for you.
Places To Eat in San Jose as a Conference Attendee:
Since this area is home to dozens of the most wealth business people on the planet there are loads of high-quality eateries to choose from, one of the best is Plumed Horse at 14555 Big Basin Way where you can enjoy modern European cuisine in an elegant setting with loads of great wine options (+1 408-867-4711); or you could head to Madera at 2825 Sand Hill Rd for an elegant seasonal American experience and great views out their wall of windows which overlook the valley (+1 650-561-1540); there is also the modern French experimental cuisine restaurant Baumé at 201 California Ave, where you can enjoy a cozy yet stylish ding room and a multicourse set-menu (+1 650-328-8899); and those wanting fresh seasonal light lunches Zola + Bar Zola at 585 Bryant St, offer a cool intimate sidewalk café style experience and a vast wine list (+1 650-521-0651); otherwise you could make a reservation for Protégé at 250 California Ave and enjoy some upscale New American cuisine served in a plush but relaxed atmosphere (Email Only.)
San Jose Sights and Attractions for Conference Delegates:
There are loads of parks for you to explore while here, as well as botanical gardens; one of the best is the Japanese Friendship Garden and well as the Overfelt Chinese Cultural Gardens. You can also take a stroll through the hills on one of the many hiking trails, the network of which are the largest in the country, or if you’d like to spend the day having some serious fun then the Raging Waters water park has epic slides for you to enjoy. The city is also home to numerous performing arts venues so check local listings while you’re here to make sure that you find something you’d like to see; there are even major league ice hockey and soccer teams in town if you’d prefer to catch a game instead.