Professional Speakers Association of New Zealand Speaker Summit


Connect, grow, and spread your influence!

There is no better time to be a speaker than right now. Our industry has undergone a massive change over the last few years. A change that forced us to discover new paths to success.  

Actuate has been set to help you establish:
More opportunities to gain a loyal following.
More opportunities to build revenue.
More opportunities to connect with fellow speakers.
More opportunities to grow your brand and spread your influence  

Speakers list:

John Yeo CSP 

Jon is an executive speaker coaching and working with challenger brands and leaders who want to make a real difference. He's also the Licensee for TEDxMelbourne and past National President of Professional Speakers Australia

Bill James CSP 

Bill James (CSP) has done most things in speaking on an international stage. Ex-President of our own association, he specialises in working with those that “don’t like selling, but have to anyway!”  He has been a master of generating business and making sales “as yourself”. Bill’s philosophy is that the best you is all you need to be to win the business you need.

Fiona Stanton

With 11 years’ digital marketing experience, Fiona helps businesses grow through digital channels. “Whether or not our products or services are provided online, online is where our customers and clients find us first. From first impressions to ongoing communications, we relate in ones and zeroes. It’s important to make every

Siva Palaniappan

Siva is a leading educator, motivator and consultant on Mindset Strategies, Leadership Mindsets and People Transformation. He has close to 20 years of industry experience in leading multinational companies. He passionately speaks and conducts transformational workshops on Mindset Strategies, Leadership Development, Strategic Thinking and Change Management. He works closely with Young Professionals and Managers in helping them become better Business Thinkers and Global Leaders.

Lance Burdett

Lance was a builder before joining the police for an easy lifestyle! 'Life' happened, and after recovering from depression, he became the lead crisis negotiator and went on to work with the elite groups of police, military, and emergency services, even qualifying as an FBI Negotiator in Quantico. With a Masters degree and a couple of Diplomas, Lance has authored two bestselling books.

Warwick Merry CSP

Warwick Merry is a Certified Speaking Professional(CSP), twice Certified Virtual Presenter, the 2021 Global Outstanding Intrapreneur, the 2022 recipient of the PSA Nevin Award and the 2022 Breakthrough Speaker of the Year award for his work in the virtual arena. With over 20 years of working as an Event Host/MC he knows what it takes to engage and energise an audience regardless of whether it is face to face, online or hybrid. He is an event professional that brings energy, humour and professionalism to the
fore to help make your event awesome.

The event will be held both via Zoom and at the Novotel Hotel in Greenlane Auckland

9 AM - 5 PM Fully catered day event of learning, sharing and taking action.

Attendance via Zoom

Zoom participants can go into their online group for activities.

Don't just put this in your diary, book your seat today, this is one event you do not want to miss.

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