LECTURES & SPEECHES
A really nice evening where I among others had the pleasure of talking to approximately 400 key stakeholders, including many customers from around the world who were present.
THORNICO BUILDING TALKS
On Friday June 10, THORNICO hosted the first THORNICO Building Talks. The main occasion for the event was the renovation of the THORNICO Building located in Rotterdam and the acquisition of the neighbouring famous building of Joost Kühne, renamed "THORNICO T(W)O."
I myself and the five other speakers, Peter Kreiner the CEO of Noma, Erik Legernes, Senior Creative Director of LEGO, David Zahle partner at BIG and the super architect Winy Maas, discussed how innovation, inspiration and creative ideas can create positive change in the world.
The event and the following opening and celebratory party went really well and it was an evening filled with architectural, culinary and sustainable inspiration.
EO UNLIMITED 2016 ROTTERDAM
June 11, I was closing keynote at EO Unlimited, an entrepreneur organization, speaking to passionate entrepreneurs from a multitude of countries! EO Unlimited 2016 ‘Magic No 7’ was about growth and the chances and opportunities over the next 7 years.
HARTMANNS ACADEMY - DR KONCERTHUSET
Within the framework of the company Hartmanns, I had the pleasure of speaking in beautiful surroundings in DR Koncerthuset, to a lot of dedicated leaders. Hartmanns Academy is a forum for competency development and knowledge-sharing in the areas of leadership and the labour market.
Hartmanns Academy is an exclusive network consisting of Hartmanns’ trusted clients and business partners. Highly qualified and inspiring speakers, who include leading lights in the fields of business, sport and culture, researchers and experts, give talks on current topics such as the labour market, HR and leadership etc.
The objective of the group is to provide a forum for competency development and knowledge-sharing in the areas of leadership and the labour market, concentrating on the subject of sound business in the future. Hartmanns Academy is intended primarily for CEOs, chief financial officers and leaders in the areas of HR, sales and marketing.
THE IEC BUSINESS CONFERENCE IN WARSAW
Key note at a foods conference in Warsaw for the International Egg Commission, where the talk among many things was also about Harvard Business Review's findings about purpose and meaning driven companies; that they simply do better and earn more and furthermore it was also about our newest Company Karma project in Swaziland within the Sanovo Technology Groupamd finally about Mät Foods. As a final touch we handed out Mät bars to the audience.