Valerie Keller is a frequent keynote speaker on purpose-led transformation, change leadership and diversity driving innovation and growth.
•World Economic Forum
Davos, Switzerland - January 2013
Keynote: 'Backcasting for A Sustainable World'
- •Europe Human Resource Management Expo
Cologne, Germany - September 2013
Keynote: 'The Big We: Harnessing Talentism for Innovation & Growth'
• Young Global Leaders Annual Meeting
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico - April 2012
Keynote: 'Leadership Lessons: Transforming Global Systems'
• Global Thinkers Forum
Amman, Jordan - October 2012
Opening plenary: 'The Leadership Gap: Repositioning the Role of Woman in Governance & Society'
• EWMD International Summit
Mayrhofen, Austria - November 2012
Keynote: 'Driving Innovation through Diversity'
• Newsweek Womens Global Summit
New York, USA - January 2011
Keynote: 'Stitching Solutions: Transformation Models from Healthcare Innovations'
• Texas Governor’s Leadership Conference
Houston, USA - December 2009
Keynote: 'Leadership for Sustainable Transformations'
• National Philanthropy Summit
Illinois, USA - 2009
Private panel/Public interview: 'The Three C's': Crisis Into Opportunity'
• Public Broadcasting Television
Louisiana, USA - 2008
Roundtable: 'Social Innovation: Identifying Root Causes, Implementing Best Practices'
• U.S. Senate and House Committees
Washington DC, USA - 2008
Ezpert testimony: 'Lessons Learned: Cross-sector Collaborations and Innovations in Disaster Response'
• University of Louisiana Commencement
Lafayette, USA - 2008
Keynote: ' Conscious Capitalism: Living With Passion and Purpose'
"A dynamo of bold ideas, big-time vision
and on-the-ground action...Listen for
her, because hers is the voice of
a new generation of leaders..."
-Robert Egger, Award-winning author, Begging for Change
Honored by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader and by JP Morgan Chase as '20 Under 40', Valerie has been interviewed by major media outlets in China, France, Germany, Jordan, Switzerland, UK and the US. She has provided keynotes for institutions such as the World Economic Forum and corporations such as General Electric (GE). She has also served as a broadcast media commentator and print media guest columnist.
An executive and advisor, Valerie is an Associate Fellow of the University of Oxford's Saïd Business School and serves on the Harvard Kennedy School Women's Leadership Board and advisory boards of Global Thinkers Forum, the World Policy Institute and the US board for Womanity.