Specialist Keynote Speakers and Topics

Tirian keynote presenters are chosen for their fascinating specialist topics, and all present in Tirian's dynamic interactive style. Choose by topic or by region according to your need.


Inventing the future through innovative leadership and team development

Andrew Grant: Tirian Director and Organizational Dynamics Consultant.
In his role as a Tirian director, Andrew presents on a range of leadership and team development issues in a highly motivating way - drawing from his broad experience in working with a wide range of Fortune 500 organizations and cultures and fascinating factual research into contemporary business issues.

(Andrew's presentations complement the full range of Tirian D1, D2 and D3 programs.)

Life balance and personal engagement and empowerment

Gaia Grant: Tirian Director, Author and Human Dynamics Consultant
Tirian director and Author of 'A Patch of Paradise', Gaia shares through inspiring personal stories about finding a life balance through developing 'full engagement' principles. (Gaia's presentation complements the ' Finding a Rhythm' D2 seminar and a broad range of other D1, D and D3 programs)

Leadership and team managements under pressure

Peter Malcolm: Antarctic Adventurer
As an Antarctic adventurer and expedition leader, Peter has faced and survived many challenges in setting and reaching goals and leading teams to success. Amazing stories of survival in harsh conditions captivate audiences and provide inspiration for action (Peter’s presentation complements D1 program ‘On Thin ICE’, which simulates an expedition to Antarctica.)

Motivation for reaching maximum potential

John Harvey: Survivor and World Champion
A former TV station owner and writer for LA Law, John’s life was transformed through surviving terminal cancer. Now a medal winning international sports champion and Olympic competitor and coach, John shares his secrets to persevering and reaching maximum potential. (John’s presentation complements the full range of Tirian D1, D2 and D3 programs, particularly the ’Ultimate Optimism’ program .)

Insight into realizing creative potential

Gregory Burns: Artistic and sports high achiever
Creative. Despite contracting polio early in life, Gregory has gone on to achieve highly as a Paralympics champion and extraordinarily talented artist. Gregory now teaches others how to recognize their own talents and potential through creative workshops. (Gregory’s presentation complements Tirian’s D2 program ‘The Creative Connection’.)

Inspiration for implementing personal change

Thaddeus Lawrence
Thaddeus is best known for being one of only 87 individuals in the world to have successfully raced 1,000 kilometres in the hottest, coldest, windiest and driest deserts on earth, including the Sahara, Gobi, Atacama and Antarctica. Thaddeus is passionate about empowering individuals to live with purpose and enhance their performance. His strengths include building resilience, a winning mindset, self-leadership and confident communication.

Creative systems expert

Bruce Alexander

Bruce Alexander: Inventor and innovator
Bruce creative talents have taken his career in directions as diverse as an international music director and branding expert. Bruce now offers tips on creative ways to develop leadership potential, specializing in developing leaders in the financial sector. (Bruce presentation complements the ‘Inspiring Leadership’ and ‘Creative Connection’ D2 seminars.)

Business and lifestyle principles

Paul Brown

Paul Brown: High achiever in business and personal growth
The energetic director of an international sports marketing company and former world champion sportsman, Paul speaks with authority and passion about personal and business success. (Paul’s presentation complements Tirian’s D2 ‘Finding a Rhythm’ program.)


Entertaining success

Daryl Lovegrove

Daryl Lovegrove: Entrepreneur and award-winning performer

Darryl combines his compelling business-success story with live singing performances to deliver a presentation that inspires, motivates and truly engages the audience.


Motivation for action through humor

Paul Hogan:  Comedians, actors and group motivators
The infectious humor and engaging presentation styles of our comedian team motivates individuals and groups to achieve. By using laughter to energize and inspire action, the presenters can ensure groups are ready to face the challenges they may have ahead. (These presentations complement the full range of Tirian D1, D2 and D3 programs.)

Strategic Implementation

Robin Speculand: Strategic implementation consultant
A specialist in the implementation of strategies and initiatives into organizations, Robyn is able to lead groups towards positive whole organization performance. Robyn’s energetic and motivating presentation style assists the group with identifying major challenges and achievements in implementing change processes. (Robyn’s presentation complements Tirian’s D2 programs ‘Mission Possible’ and ‘Building the Corporate Village’)

Also available on request:

Lincoln Hall
Everest Survivor:
Lincoln Hall
Dean Karnazes
Ultramarathon Man:
Dean Karnazes
Ben Wilson
Pioneer Kiteboarding Champion:
Ben Wilson

Coming Soon:

'Champion Mindsets' video - Andrew Grant interviews sports champions to see what makes them tick. Discover how the skills they have learnt can be applied to everyday life and business situations.