International Conference Speaker International Conference Speaker | Author | Entrepreneur

Mike is a conference speaker who brings over 10 years experience in digital business and customer experience. His keynotes focus on how people and business can succeed in a digital world.

A love of technology and a heart for people have been the fuel behind Mike Saunders’ entrepreneurial journey. An international keynote speaker, digital thought leader and author. He has a unique ability to lead business with a crystal-clear leadership philosophy that encompasses “unlocking potential”, “nurturing trust” and “developing narrative.”

Mike was recognized on the list of “Top Global Digital Marketing Experts & Influencers in 2019 You Should be Following.” Acknowledged by his peers in 2012, as one of the Top 20 South Africans to follow on Twitter. Mike was awarded Special Honours at the New Generation Awards for his contribution to the industry. Over the last few years, Mike has won the respect of business by his determined approach to helping people navigate a diverse and complicated world of Digital Business.

As an international conference speaker, Mike is able to engage his audience in an interactive, personal and energizing manner by drawing on his life experiences and personal stories. Mike speaks with authority from over 10 years’ experience in the digital industry.

He leaves delegates captivated and inspired about the potential in both technology and people. He has had the privilege of working with some of the most prestigious organisations in the world including Vodafone, Bidvest, Santam, IBM, Toyota, Norton Rose and Exxaro.

Jane Padayachee
"I'm particularly
impressed by his
ability to present
complex topics
" Mike is positively
captivating with
his vast array of
knowledge "
" Mike is an
extraordinary guy!
His talk on
'Love Your Work'
is truly inspiring
and motivating!.’
Benjamin Schoderer,
YUM! Restaurants International
Portia Lucken
MRP Apparel

Virtual and Live Videos of Mike Speaking

Can Technology be Empathetic

The Moment of Truth (Live)

Tech Creates a New Future (Live)

4IR is Too Focused on Technology

Humancentric Ideation

MVP is a Product the Sells (Interview)

Running a Virtual Conference?

Mike has developed a series of virtual conference speaker products to break past the boundaries of conferences to create bespoke virtual experiences that are as engaging as being in the room. All of these products are also available to create hybrid experiences, turning your conference into a place where people and technology meet.

Books by Mike

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