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Speaking Testimonials

To hire Peter to speak at your next event, call Connie at 310-741-4961.

"Peter Diamandis is one of the country's great entrepreneurs and thinkers. He is one of the most popular speakers at the TED conference. I find him to be a provocative, great, entrepreneurial thinker. As one of the leading entrepreneurs around, he is going to kick off our meeting in an important way inspiring us about speed, innovation and what’s going on in the world today." Jeffrey Immelt, Chairman & CEO of GE
"Peter's keynote blew me away. I've been presenting for years and do it for a living, and Peter is at the top of the game. His personality shines through and is extremely authentic. He is a pretty amazing dude!" Carlos Dominguez, Sr. Vice President, Cisco
"Peter's presentation is world-class. One of the best I’ve had the pleasure to watch. His passion and vision about innovation, creativity and a future of abundance is infectious. Diamandis offers a critical perspective that everyone -- from CEO to innovator -- needs to hear. His insights on innovation, technology and the future are a breath of fresh air, a perfect antidote to the latest depressing headlines. If you’re looking for someone to help you chart your future, Peter is the perfect choice." Sir Ken Robinson, Author, Speaker, (most viewed TED Talk) and International Leader in Education & Creativity
"Peter was a sensation! I'm hearing 'best speaker ever.' At least four members asked me about hiring him for their own board meetings. He could not have been more perfect for this strategic planning session." Nancy DePaolo, University HealthSystem Consortium
"We had the pleasure of having Peter Diamandis present at our strategic planning retreat with the leaders of our member academic medical centers. The depth of his understanding of how technology is transforming our industry is extraordinary. Peter's insights sparked an exchange of new ideas that will influence how we meet the needs of academic medical centers and those they serve, now and in the future. I only wish we had the opportunity to have our CEOs spend an entire day with him!" Irene M. Thompson, President and CEO, UHC
"Peter gave the featured Keynote to my first All-Executive meeting in my new role as CEO and made it a huge success. Several employees came up to me later to say that he was the best speaker we’ve ever had. His presentation on innovation and exponential technologies was very thought-provoking discussion and extremely valued." Jim Robo, CEO, NextEra Energy
"Peter Diamandis is arguably the world's most visionary thinker and innovator. Through his work at X PRIZE and Singularity, he's transformed the way industry titans, billionaires, and thought leaders look to the future and solve the world's toughest problems. He's a remarkably passionate leader and change-maker and, best of all, his humility and humanity remind us all that we can be too." Brendon Burchard, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Millionaire Messenger and THE CHARGE
"Diamandis is one of the most passionate and dynamic speakers today. His knowledge and leadership in exponential technologies and crowdsourcing tools such as incentive prizes helps senior management teams understand how to transform linear organizations into exponential ones. If you want to energize your senior management team and give them an understanding of the future, bring Diamandis in as your keynote speaker." Gavin Newsom, Lt. Governor, California
“If you ever have the chance to see Peter Diamandis speak, run don't walk to get a seat. Awesome inspiration.” Jeff Berman, General Manager, NFL Digital Media
"This is the 2nd time that Peter Diamandis has been the keynote at our global executive retreat. His enthusiasm, vision and message is extremely powerful. He has motivated my company to change the way we think about the future and how we will drive innovation. In fact, we’ve committed to creating our own internal X PRIZE. He is that truly exceptional visionary who turns big ideas into action. I can't recommend him highly enough." Frank Sullivan, Chairman & CEO, RPM, Inc.
"Dr. Peter Diamandis is a rare combination of visionary, CEO, scientist, storyteller, innovator and wizard. In his passion-driven, mind-stretching presentations, he can show you -- and your group -- how the alchemy of innovation actually works. More than any presentation I have seen in a very long time, Diamandis delivers both inspiration and a concrete understanding of how exponentially growing technologies will transform companies and industries over the coming years. His appetite for breakthrough ideas is matched only by his remarkable life experience in manifesting them." Ken Dychtwald, Ph.D., Founding CEO of Age Wave, Author of Bodymind, Age Wave, Healthy Aging, Gideon’s Dream and A New Purpose: Redefining Money, Work, Family, Retirement and Success
"Words cannot quite capture the passion and energy you created with my team and all of our guests. Your presentation was the highlight of the entire FTF event and I mean this." Henri Richard, CMO & SVP, Freescale Semiconductor
“We’ve been hosting our Fortune magazine summits for over a decade and our audience of CEOs and senior executives have seen and heard most of the top business thought leaders and CEOs of our time.  And over these years they’ve only given a handful of spontaneous standing ovations, one of which was for Dr. Diamandis.  His presentation is one of the most inspirational yet specific; impactful yet practical presentations we’ve ever had the privilege to host.  His message must be heard by everyone who hopes to participate actively in the 21st Century.” Verne Harnish, Chair, Fortune Summits
"Peter Diamandis' message about the exceptional future that lies ahead resonated deeply with our entire campus community. His breadth of understanding and vast experience in the business of the future paired with his incredibly passionate and engaging style makes for an unforgettable experience." Kevin M. Ross, President, Lynn University
“Dr. Diamandis’ electrifying presentation created incredible energy in the room and challenged everyone to raise their ambition and think bigger. Over the years, we've hosted a long list of globally visionaries at our previous events, including Sir Richard Branson, Dr. Stephen Covey, Tony Hsieh and even His Holiness the Dalai Lama – and Peter's presentation received as much enthusiasm and awe as any of the greatest talks our audience have ever experienced. Among several globally recognized speakers who presented at our recent SimpleWealth event, Peter was named the favourite speaker (by a factor of 3) – and that's a remarkable achievement. If you're looking for a inspirational, thought-provoking presentation that will provide a powerful sense of optimism and action in your audience, book Peter for your event NOW. You will not regret it.” Greg Habstritt, Founder, SimpleWealth
"I run SANG conference and we’ve hosted speakers like Tony Robbins, Les Brown, Peter Guber and Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen (Chicken Soup For the Soul), and the speech that Peter Diamandis recently gave has been the most talked about ever! Peter will raise the bar of your event to new heights and change the way people think. He has my highest endorsement." Larry Benet, CEO of SANG, The Speakers and Authors Networking Group
“I've shared the stage with Branson and the Dalai Lama. And in my entire life, NO SPEECH has inspired me to get out and kick butt in the world like you did at SANG. Thank you for that.” Vishen Lakhiani, Founder & CEO, MindValley
“Never before have I seen someone provide a view of the future that is so informed by science and history, yet utterly optimistic!  Diamandis clearly and entertainingly uses analogies from the past to illustrate how the major problems mankind faces today and tomorrow, will inevitably be solved through exponential technologies.  Bravo!” Kenneth Hepburn, CEO & Founder, GIVIGIV
“Peter gives hope where others see none. Not only is his speaking style engaging and inspirational but his message is one of great importance for all of humanity. This man is doing critically important work. He is making his life and the lives of others count immeasurably.” Shaahin Cheyene, President, Accelerated Intelligence Inc.