© Matt GreensladeAndrew is an internationally renowned thought leader in the fields of digital transformation, social business, and social media networks.

Since 1999, Andrew has spoken at over 300 events to audiences as large as 1,000 people in the US, UK, Europe, Central America, Asia, Australia and New Zealand on issues related to digital transformation, new technologies, digital strategy, social Eminence, brand advocates and the rise of social media to become social business.

Andrew’s keynotes draw on his first-hand experience of digital transformation, and the power of social media networks as a result his role as CEO of leading social influence platform Kred. His leadership of 6 startups over a 12-year period ensures he can also speak to audiences about how to “think like a startup” and work in an agile way.

Audiences globally have delighted from his deep knowledge and insights around digital and social, his passionate and engaging delivery style as well as the practical advice he delivers to companies looking to adapt and change to the impact of digital and social networks.

See examples of Andrew’s presentations below, including his speaker showreel. Click on a thumbnail to view each presentation, and you can book Andrew using this form.

Andrew is well qualified and experienced in speaking on the topics below, and he can also develop a bespoke presentation for corporate clients to perfectly delight your audience.

  • Disrupt or be Disrupted – Digital Disruption is here now. What it means for you and your business > watch example
  • Brand Advocates – how your best advocates are already on the payroll > watch example
  • Big Data in the age of Cognitive – how big data + cognitive + IoT is the future > watch example
  • Digital diversity – why you need experienced digital practitioners on your board & how to find them > watch example
  • Millennials – finding, managing and motivating them in large and small companies
  • Eminence in a Digital World – how you can build and drive an eminence program for your company [example on request]
  • Think and act like a startup – Andrew’s experience running 6 startups over 12 years will help you think and act in an agile way
  • Workplace of the Future – The nature of work is changing, driven by digital, social and mobile. How can you and your employees adapt?
  • New technology trends – social business, IoT, Cognitive computing – what’s next?

You can see Andrew’s upcoming and previous and  speaking engagements around the world below as well as reading selected testimonials on Andrew’s presentation style.

Upcoming Events

Oct 22 @ 09:00 – 17:00
TEDxRoyalHollway @ Royal Hollaway | United Kingdom
Andrew will be a featured speaker at the TEDxRoyalHollaway event in October 2016. More details to follow.  
Nov 15 @ 09:30 – 10:30
Mayo Clinic Social Media Summit @ Sofitel Melbourne | Melbourne | Victoria | Australia
Andrew will be presenting the opening keynote “Thinking Big with Digital and Social”, setting the scene around the opportunity for social and digital for healthcare at the 2nd annual Mayo Clinic Social Media summit in
Nov 16 @ 23:00 – 00:00
WGSN Futures Australia
Andrew will be on a panel at the WGSN Futures Australia event in Melbourne. Stay tuned for more details and how to book tickets to the event.

Previous events (2016)

Business Breakfast with John Pearson @ 12 Hay Hill | London | United Kingdom
Come and meet John Pearson in Conversation with Andrew Grill on January 28th. We are delighted to announce the 2016 series of Like Minds Business Breakfasts, powered by social media influencer platform Traackr at new Business Members Club 12 Hay Hill, Mayfair.
Jan 28 @ 16:30 – 20:00
“Digital revolution is the new Normal” – get used to it. Digital disruption isn’t something thats going to happen, it’s happening now, and it’s affecting you, your company and your customers. Presented at Hult Business School
Feb 26 @ 16:00 – 23:00
Workplace of the Future @ MGM Grand Hotel | Las Vegas | Nevada | United States
How Social Collaboration Will Win the War on Talent and Give All Employees a Voice Social media has been a catalyst for workplace changes.  Such techniques are permeating entire workplaces and continuously feeding workplace changes,  This
Mar 2 @ 00:00 – 01:00
Future of Learning and Working @ Microsoft Technology Centre | Los Angeles | California | United States
Andrew will be presenting the closing keynote on 1st March 2016 titled “Using Social Collaboration To Drive Business Results”. While companies invest in social collaboration platforms, many implementations of social platforms fall far short of expectations.
Mar 24 @ 08:00 – 09:00
Andrew will be speaking on “engaging your workforce”. Topics covered will include: How the future of work will be around collaboration, culture and coaching Millennial myths and getting away from the stereotype How Millennials use
Apr 5 @ 18:00 – 19:00
VentureBeat Mobile Summit 2016 @ Cavallo Point Lodge  | Sausalito | California | United States
Andrew will be presenting on how brands can use the power of social influence and analytics to reach new audiences and help with app store discovery. This is Venture Beat’s flagship mobile event, more details
Digital Disruption - what you need to know to stay ahead of the game @ Hult Business School - Yangtze Classroom | San Francisco | California | United States
Following on from his successful presentation at Hult in London, Andrew will presenting to Hult Business School in San Francisco on “Digital Disruption – what you need to know to stay ahead of the game”.
From Social Media to Social Insights @ Onlne
  The webinar featured Insightpool’s CEO Devon Wijesinghe and IBM’s Andrew Grill to talk about the shift from social media to social insights.  If you missed it, come back here shortly for a full replay.
The Future of Content Marketing Summit 2016 @ Kensington Close Hotel | London | United Kingdom
Andrew will be delivering a keynote on the topic of “Enhancing content generation” covering the following topics: User-generated content is the future of content marketing Learn how to put your audience insight at the heart
Webinar: Social media in a Snapchat world @ Online
Beyond Kim Kardashian: Social media in a Snapchat world Featuring: * Itamar Benedy, VP of marketing, Yoga.com * Stefania Pompani, Chief Evangelist, Clever Girls Collective * Andrew Grill, Global managing partner, IBM Social * Stewart
Leap Summit: Rising above the noise floor - using social to get noticed in a digital world @ University of Zagreb, Croatia
https://vimeo.com/165566799/ Rising above the noise floor – using social to get noticed in a digital world. In an increasingly digital world, it is becoming harder for graduates to get noticed by employers. In this keynote
From Social Media to Social Business @ Park Plaza Victoria London | London | United Kingdom
IBM Social Consulting Global Managing Partner, Andrew Grill will look at how companies are moving from simply playing with social media, to becoming a truly social business. Andrew will look at case studies from IBM and other clients that
Andrew presented at the Non Executive Director’s Association about “Opportunities and Threats for digital” as part of their “Contemporary NED” series alongside Guy Rigby – Head of Entrepreneurial Services, Smith & Williamson Sean Cornwell  – Chief Digital Officer, Travelex Cindy
Andrew is providing a materclass on “Enhancing your reputation as an industry expert using social media” to a group of IBM industry experts, providing tips and tricks from his 17 year speaking career, and experience
Jun 2 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Big Data Belfast @ Titanic Belfast | Belfast | United Kingdom
  Andrew delivered the opening keynote at the conference, on “how cognitive computing is being used to help tame the rise of big data and provide real insights” More details on the conference website.
Jun 3 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Andrew will be joining a panel on digital eminence at an internal IBM event at Ogilvy NY HQ.
Jun 6 @ 12:00 – 13:30
Thomson Reuters Social Media Day @ Thomson Reuters Building | New York | New York | United States
Andrew presented at an internal Thomson Reuters event at their New York HQ on social business trends and how to better leverage the power of a social business. Topics covered included The state of social
Jun 17 @ 10:00 – 11:00
Hult Global Alumni Summit @ Hult San Francisco | San Francisco | California | United States
Andrew was a featured speaker at the Hult Global Alumni Summit in San Francisco, speaking on the topic of “Digital Disruption: What’s coming and what you need to know”. More details on the event website.
Jun 22 @ 16:00 – 17:00
Linedata exchange 2016 @ Kings Place | London | United Kingdom
Andrew provided the keynote address at the Linedata exchange event in London on 22nd June, 2016. He discussed the issue of digital disruption and how this will affect the financial and other sectors in a keynote
Sep 5 @ 18:00 – 21:30
Ones to Watch - Freshminds @ Digital Catapult | London | England | United Kingdom
Andrew will be one of the keynote speakers at the Freshminds “Ones to Watch event” on Monday 5th September will be hosted at the Digital Catapult offices near Kings Cross. He will be speaking on
Sep 13 @ 16:30 – 17:00
5P Conference @ The Grange Tower Bridge | London | England | United Kingdom
Andrew delivered the closing keynote: “Is AI OK for Law Firms or is it an inevitable threat?”. He covered Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive Computing, Blockchain and how Smart Contracts are already disrupting the legal industry and how
The first i2i live stream show featured guest Andrew Grill, Global Managing Partner for Social Consulting at IBM, to discuss the social disruption of business at 10:30am UK time on Thursday 15th September, 2016.
Andrew presented on “The need for digital diversity on boards” at the 2016 Business Leaders (Executives and Non Executives) on Thursday 29 September at The Jugged Hare. You can view Andrew’s slides below. Download (PDF, Unknown)
Oct 22 @ 09:00 – 17:00
TEDxRoyalHollway @ Royal Hollaway | United Kingdom
Andrew will be a featured speaker at the TEDxRoyalHollaway event in October 2016. More details to follow.  
Nov 15 @ 09:30 – 10:30
Mayo Clinic Social Media Summit @ Sofitel Melbourne | Melbourne | Victoria | Australia
Andrew will be presenting the opening keynote “Thinking Big with Digital and Social”, setting the scene around the opportunity for social and digital for healthcare at the 2nd annual Mayo Clinic Social Media summit in
Nov 16 @ 23:00 – 00:00
WGSN Futures Australia
Andrew will be on a panel at the WGSN Futures Australia event in Melbourne. Stay tuned for more details and how to book tickets to the event.