After 407 bookings for 310,000 people, international meetings planners have consistently relied on Jeremy Gutsche to ignite a spark of inspiration as their headlining keynote speaker.
When they hire Jeremy for their stage, they get the confidence that they've locked down one of "North America's most requested keynote speakers," typically rated, "The Highlight of the Conference,"
with a proven track record of enthralling audiences.
There is a reason that MPI called Jeremy, "one of the best-received and most thought-provoking keynote sessions to ever grace the Meetings Professional International event stage," and a reason why Association Week notes that, "Jeremy Gutsche is not just another keynote speaker - he is an intellectual can of Red Bull."
BOOK SOON! Jeremy's next 6 months are almost fully booked with 16+ events.
We were so lucky to have Jeremy Gutsche kick off our conference today. He has been by far the #1 speaker [out of 175 speakers]. He had literally 100 people rush the stage for his book."
- Krista Vazquez - Director, The Market Research Event (1,100 Attendees, 3x Client)
"Best speaker of the whole 3 day congress... Energizing, stimulating, modern, fun, passionate presentation... Jeremy was the most effective & relevant presenter of the whole conference [Jeremy's weighted score was an unprecedented 97.1%]."
- World HR Congress (2x client)
"Can you say "Jeremy Gutsche" without breaking out in goose bumps? I think not. His opening keynote address this morning wowed even me - the woman who hired and helped prep him for his keynote. I should have been better prepared for how awesome he would be. You could feel the energy in the room, even digitally, through the virtual live stream of the session. The Twitter feeds lit up like I've never seen before at MPI. His messages of innovation and exploiting chaos were on target and he did a phenomenal job of engaging our audience, tying his messages into relevant information for our industry. [Full Article]
- Meetings Professional International Magazine (5x client)
Gutsche is one of the most sought-after keynote speakers on the planet, well-regarded as the top trend-spotter in the world... The most energizing, inspiring and applicable piece of stand-up I have ever seen. And I've heard Bill Clinton speak, listened to enough Bill Gates on YouTube and sat through my fair share of Tony Robbins CDs. [Full Article]
- The Sun Newspaper
Jeremy presented for our inaugural NextPoint Event (an executive retail event for "What's Next in Retail"- www.techpointevent.com) [and our StorePoint event]. His energy, perspective and ideas on innovating were the perfect kick off for our Event. Jeremy is one of the best speakers we have worked with for our business. He prepared and related to our specific audience, he captivated their attention through his style and enthusiasm and inspired their perspective with his ideas. We will look forward to continuing to work with Jeremy."
- Nancy Splain, Connecting Point Marketing (2x Client)
Below are some suggested topic ideas. After booking, Jeremy would have a discussion to better understand your audience, goals and event. At that time, he would narrow down on how much of each topic area fits with your audience and customize his presentation accordingly. Note that regardless of what modules are selected, Jeremy's preferred topic title is, "Exploiting Chaos - How to Spark Innovation During Times of Change!"
Exploiting Chaos (Strategy)
How to Spark Innovation During Times of Change
(Based on the award-winning book, Exploiting Chaos) Micro-trends and viral innovations surround us. But if you layer on our customers, competitors and corporate strategies, it becomes difficult to focus. Inspiration has become distracting. So how do we make sense of all the noise? Whether you’re an entrepreneur, artist, bureaucrat or marketer, your goal probably involves creating something that ‘connects’ with other human beings. In the pursuit of something that ‘connects’, your creativity is probably hindered by organizational structure, uncertainty and unexploited opportunities. This keynote is not about traditional strategy. This keynote is about cutting edge frameworks and powerful ideas that will empower your organization to exploit chaos.
How to Get Creative & Get Things Done
How do you reignite the entrepreneurial fire that made your company successful? New ideas and inspiration surrounds us, but people get so caught up with their roles that inspiration has become distracting. When it comes to sparking business innovation, how do you make your teams more creative and effective at solving problems that actually matter? How do you actually create customer-focused ideas and make them happen? How do you get your team to breakthrough all the noise? This keynote is about cutting edge techniques that will help you to generate ideas, stimulate creativity and ultimately spark change in your organization. [More]
How to Make Your Ideas Viral
With over 30,000,000 monthly views and 1,500,000 Facebook Fans, Jeremy Gutsche's TrendHunter.com dominates the world of social media and viral marketing. In this presentation, Jeremy uses viral videos, vivid examples and the cutting edge of online marketing to captivate his audience. Then he goes beyond the buzzwords of web 2.0, Facebook, and social marketing to reveal the core elements that make viral messages so infectious. These lessons have profound offline implications, from enhancing customer relationships to giving teams a sense of meaning and alignment. Most importantly, he leaves his audience with his #1 Rule, "Relentlessly obsess about your story." [More]
How to Filter Through Noise and Unlock Opportunity
You probably have many great ideas and important strategic initiatives, but how do you filter through all the noise to unlock true opportunity? In this keynote, Jeremy walks through cutting edge strategies for TREND HUNTING. Jeremy's expertise here stems from several years of management consulting, running innovation teams, and of course, TREND HUNTER PRO. At Trend Hunter PRO, Jeremy's team filters through the most viral innovations to identify meaningful patterns that really matter. These patterns are sold to leading marketers and innovators around the world. The content has been sourced by the Economist, Financial Times, Guardian, CBC, and dozens of leading newspapers. Clients include cutting edge companies like Microsoft, Yahoo and eBay. [More]
Unlocking Cool (Innovation)
The Power of Customer Focused Innovation
One of the world's most favorited presentations at SlideShare.net, Unlocking Cool is a beginning-to-end exploration of how to leverage viral trends and methodical innovation to generate breakthrough ideas. The presentation is visually engaging, packed with vivid examples, multimedia and audience participation. Jeremy begins with importance of culture and customer obsession. He then enthralls the audience with captivating micro-trends, providing a toolkit to filter ideas down to 'clusters of inspiration'. Finally, he teaches the audience how to articulate their messages for viral infection. Tech Point called the presentation, "The Perfect Kick-Off." Canada eConnect noted, "Jeremy was the highest rated speaker," and the Editor-in-Chief of Hospitality Design noted, “Jeremy was very well received for his humor, acuity and awareness. Spot on. Highly recommended.” [More]
How to Make Your Brand Matter
Jeremy Gutsche's Leadership Keynote helps companies understand the best ways to motivate their teams. Gutsche's innovative approach to leadership management allows him to push employees in a way unparalleled to traditional management strategies. Jeremy takes his experience from working as the head of innovation at Capital One, as well as his time as the CEO and founder at TrendHunter.com to find the best strategies for pushing teams to succeed. This leadership keynote dives into these critical business concepts. [More]
Jeremy will create a customized link with free extras, trend reports, videos and presentations for each attendee. However, please note that Jeremy will focus more on the innovation toolkit than simply focusing on trends. Also, he is not able to bring his books to sell at events. If you would like to arrange for books in advance, the least expensive place is Amazon.com ($8 per book) or Jeremy's publisher can arrange for a local book store to set-up a store.
Jeremy is represented exclusively by The Lavin Agency | Speakers Bureau
at 800-265-4870 (Canada) and 800-762 4234 (USA).