Meet our overcoming adversity speakers
Polar Explorer and World Record Holder
Personal development expert, comedian, motivational speaker and author
Record-breaking round-the-world cyclist and ultra-endurance adventurer
Anchor for CNN International based in New York
Rated the “ #1 Motivational & Inspirational Speaker
Born and raised in flat coastal Bangladesh
Catastrophic moment redefined Warren Macdonald’s life in April 1997 when a one-ton boulder fell on him during an excursion on a remote Australian isl
Dedicated to helping individuals succeed
Adventure has been in Tom Avery’s blood all his life
Retired Brigadier General Tom Kolditz is an internationally recognized expert on crisis leadership
A technology entrepreneur, business executive and sought-after keynote speaker, Tan Le is the Founder & CEO of EMOTIV, a neuroengineering company specialising in breakthrough brain interface technology for those with developmental disorders.
Teaching to over 1400 Harvard University students
Became a national hero after saving her children during a tornado that flattened their home
First American woman to climb Mt
Simon Kahn is an award-winning beatboxer
According to The Guinness Book of Records
A Falklands War Veteran, Simon Weston returned from the war with 46% burns and facial disfigurement.
Friends were growing up in Lisses (France) in the 1980s
Sarah Outen rowed across the Indian Ocean.