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[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]”“Working with Gerd was an excellent experience, and he definitely pushed our executives’ thinking forward.  Not only did he outline major technological and societal trends affecting our business, he did so in a way that was engaging and personal” – Adam Carroll, VP, Inter Public Group (IPG), Global Talent Management[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]”Gerd was this year’s opening speaker at InnoTown – Next Technologies. From the first contact Gerd was a pleasure to work with, and his talk was an absolute thrill, with his high energy presentation style and great visuals. He received top-notch ratings from the InnoTown-crowd”
Dag Lausund | Managing Director, InnoTown[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1468967424162{background-color: #ebebeb !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text]”Gerd provided amazing collaboration and partnership during our recent futurist-focused client event in Southern, California….our client was thrilled and the attendees took away a great wealth of information that will surely help them increase revenues and surpass their competitors using the technology-focused information provided during his presentation.”
Ron Foxworthy | Director of Corporate Sales Operations, IfOnly[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]“Gerd was an absolute pleasure to work with and managed to captivate our audience with his thoughts on digital transformation. As the opening keynote, this was the perfect way to kick things off and get attendees to really engage with the theme of the conference. He was extremely flexible in his approach and worked with us closely to ensure key topics and messaging were included within the content of his presentation. Our whole team looks forward to having the opportunity to work with Gerd again and hearing more about his thoughts on the future.”
T.A. Cook and SAP[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1468967494541{background-color: #ebebeb !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text]“We’ve hired Gerd a number of times over the years to keynote our events. Gerd is super professional, collaborative, efficient, absolute pleasure to work with. Perhaps more importantly he is also an inspirational speaker who not only gets tech/marketing but also the bigger picture around society, behaviour and business. And he used to be a professional guitarist – what more could you want?”
Ashley Friedlein | Founder, Econsultancy & Chairman, Ably[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]”CommunicAsia, Asia’s largest ICT trade exhibition and conference is truly honored to have Gerd Leonhard as one of our keynote speakers for this year. Gerd’s addition to the Summit has been breathtaking and inspirational. His visionary address on The Next 5 years in Global Digital Transformation truly captivated the audience. Thank you for being with us!”
Jaime Ng | Conference Director, Singapore Exhibition Services[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]”Gerd was the opening keynote speaker at our social media and content marketing event and made a huge impact to all 400 listeners. People discussed and quoted him through-out the day and in many blog posts afterwords. We organizers were all very happy about this”
 Sanna Salovuori | Co-founder of PING Helsinki event[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1468967629374{background-color: #ebebeb !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1470334090578{margin-bottom: 25px !important;}”]“Gerd came in remotely and lit up our Huawei Cloud Conference, everyone was talking about his thought provoking insights throughout the rest of the day!”
Jeremy Hope | Head of IT Sales and Solutions, Huawei[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1468967890217{margin-bottom: 25px !important;}”]“Gerd made a great contribution and was a pleasure to work with on our FODM event. His session was a fantastic addition to the programme and a great success.”
Kelly Head | Speaker Liaison Executive, Econsultancy (London)[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1471513840903{margin-bottom: 25px !important;}”]“Gerd Leonhard distinguishes from other futurists trough his emphaisis on the human factor in the story between man and machine. While some focus on predicting what technology will bring soon, he actively searches a positive story for humanity and he clearly sets limits on technology”

Kristoff Vandermeersch | HR Expo, Stimulearning[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row full_width=”stretch_row” css=”.vc_custom_1468967769077{border-top-width: 1px !important;background-color: #ebebeb !important;border-top-color: #aeaeae !important;border-top-style: solid !important;}”][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1468968708663{margin-bottom: 35px !important;}”]Download a PDF with all of Gerd’s LinkedIn endorsements

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