When technological and digital expos are being organized, there are many events where recognizable people would explain a particular advancement of technology, conduct a lecture on principles and strategy, or simply promote the brand they are presenting. Whatever the case for the occasion might be, Keynote speakers are treated with great respect by both digital enthusiasts and business owners alike. Learn which speakers have made a considerable impact on their audience, and what they do for a living.
Steve is considered to be one of the most important founders of Apple Inc and the father of modern day personal computers. He is the person that single-handedly created the hardware and operating system for the Apple I computer and had also had a profound influence on the development of the more modern machine Macintosh, that would later serve as a base for the newer consumer MAC computers. When you have someone, who has literally help build the way we perceive and use modern day technology, you would definitely want to hear what he would like to say. This is why, Mr Wozniak attends numerous technological festivals and participates as a keynote speaker, the level of which no one can match in terms of technology. Both old and new-school gurus are looking forward to hearing Steve speak at any event, as there might be an answer to “what is the technological future that awaits us”.
Known as the principal founder of the company Microsoft, Bill Gates is not only a technological pioneer but also a business magnate who often participates as a head keynote speaker at numerous events. His insight on current technological trends is considered to be valuable knowledge, and this is why attendance is full in every event he participates in, but that isn’t all. His business strategies have made him the worlds first self-made billionaire in 1987, and his input on global economics has always considered being sought after aspiring entrepreneurs. In addition to business, Bill Gates is renowned for his philanthropy and humanitarian work as well. He has been working with numerous charities and is known to have given a very large portion of his own wealth for the research of AIDS, and this is why he is also a recurring speaker in events that are connected to all sorts of humanitarian work, for which he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by the ex-president of the United States of America, Barack Obama.
In July 1969, mankind saw one of its greatest achievements, when a man stepped on the moon. In addition to becoming an iconic human being and only one of the 12 people setting foot on the moon surface, Buzz Aldrin is an avid researcher in technology. As well as being highly involved in the history of evolution in technology, Mr Aldrin has managed to provide many attendees with valuable insight on how, why, and when humanity develops the need for better tech.
While not quite famous as the previous names mentioned in today’s article, Daniel Sieberg is a highly-respected technology reporter that has worked for names such as CBS, CNN, ABC News, and BBC. His rich background in seeking out the most relevant technical information has landed him the position as a head of media outreach in Google. In addition to that, he has become an official spokesperson for the company and is often seen attending technological events to provide valuable info on Google’s digital products.
Mr Ma Yun’s story of success has travelled the Internet far and wide – applying for more than 20 jobs and getting rejected every time, he took matters into his own hands and made it work. Professionally known under the moniker Jack Ma, he is the person that co-founded the technology conglomerate Alibaba Group and today is one of the most famous self-made businessmen in the world. He is often a keynote speaker at technology and economic forums, giving valuable business insight as well as motivation for many people who wish to start their own businesses.
While there are cases where some speakers have managed to develop themselves due to inherited advantages, the most valued ones are those who had nothing in the beginning and got everything through the power of determination, sheer will, and perseverance. It doesn’t matter if the speakers are athletes, businessmen, actors, entertainers – people that are genuinely interested in the world of technology always have something interesting to say.
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