Keynote Speaker In Kiev, Ukraine

“Creativity Keynote Speaker James Taylor is more than a great keynote speaker. He’s a great partner who truly cares about your business, your goals and your audience.”

-Jessie States, Head of Meeting Innovation, Meeting Professionals International

Keynote Speaker In Kiev

A renowned motivational keynote speaker, James Taylor travels the world, from Kiev to Singapore, to provide invaluable advice to business audiences from multiple industries. He has an MBA in international business and is currently a fellow of the RSA, an institute whose past notable members include Nelson Mandela and Benjamin Franklin. Throughout his career, James has given presentations at global conferences in Africa, the United States, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East and hosted the largest online summit for professional speakers from the world. He collaborated with major multinational corporations, such as Apple, Sonny, Yamaha, Bertelsmann, and Johnson & Johnson, and also engaged in 1-on-1 coaching with many of the most talented individuals in the world, ranging from corporate leaders, educators and entrepreneurs to writers and musicians.

His powerful and insightful keynote speeches help his audiences expand their creativity, increase the speed of innovation, adapt to an ever changing world and construct innovative cultures. A world-famous expert in innovation, marketing, creativity, leadership, and artificial intelligence, James is highly passionate about giving speeches that educate, inspire and entertain his audiences. During his tailored, highly visual and humorous presentations, he shows his audiences how some of the most innovative individuals and organizations from the world manage to cope with change and technological disruption. His great talent as an inspirational keynote speaker, author and entrepreneur made him a prominent figure in a large variety of media outlets, and attracted the attention of BBC, which produced a documentary about his life and accomplishments.

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“James Taylor was a fantastic keynote speaker. His presentation was an insightful and entertaining closing keynote for the event audience. James also hosted a small group presentation for the G3 Company Sales Meeting earlier in the year that was also great. If you are looking for a speaker to inspire your employees to “reclaim their creativity” look no further than James Taylor.”

Kristi Kawana, Events & Marketing Director, G3 Communications

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James Taylor’s mission in life is to unlock the creative potential in people and teams.

Keynote Speaker In Kiev,  James Taylor M.B.A. F.R.S.A. – who started his career managing high profile rock stars – is now an in-demand keynote speaker and internationally recognized leader in business creativity and innovation.

For over 20 years, he has been advising CEOs, entrepreneurs, educators, governments, and leaders from Silicon Valley to Singapore on how to build innovative organizations, unlock creative potential, and increase productivity.

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Kiev, Ukraine has many excellent conference centers and facilities, including:

Art-Zavod Platforma, on Bilomorska St.
Congress and Exhibition Centre “Parkovy,” on Parkova Rd.
Event Hall, on Akademika Hlushkova Ave.
Fairmont Grand Hotel, on Naberezhno-Khreshachatyts’ka St.
Klitschko Expo, on Velyka Vasylkivska St.
Premier Palace, on Shevchenka Blvd. Pushkinska St.


General Information about Kiev for Meeting Planners and Event Professionals

With over three million inhabitants, Kiev is the capital and most populous city of Ukraine, as well as the seventh largest European city and one of the oldest cities in Eastern Europe (5th century). Located on the banks of the Dnipro River, Kiev is currently an important hub for industry, commerce, finances, science, education and culture. It is home to over 238,000 companies, including corporations such as Kyivstar, Naftogaz Ukrainy, Energorynok, as well as a rising number of IT companies like Miratech, Sigma Software, Infopulse, Program-Ace and SoftServe. Kiev is also a major tourist destination, attracting annually millions of visitors. Some of its most famous attractions include UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the Monastery of the Caves and the St. Sofia Cathedral , modern buildings and statues like the enormous cylindrically-shaped Salut Hotel and the gigantic titanium sculpture Motherland Statue, or aquatic parks such as the Dream Town Aqua Park and the Aqua Park Terminal. The city is also an important cultural centre, home to excellent museums including the National Art Museum, the Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War, the Museum of Western and Oriental Art, as well as to other renowned cultural institutions such as the Kiev Opera House or the Dovshenko Film Studios. 

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The City as a Conference Destination

Kiev, Ukraine, is a major centre for international conferences and conventions. Some of the most notable ones include: the Global CyberSecurity Forum HackIT, one of the largest conventions focused on information technology from Ukraine; the Blockchain and Bitcoin Conference, an event about the latest developments in crypto-currencies; Devoxx Ukraine, a conference dedicated to experts in software development; the International Forum on Healthcare Management, a large venue for national and international healthcare specialists; the International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology, a major exploring the impact of technology on environmentalism; and the International Scientific and Practical Conference on Hospitality, Service and Tourism, a major event focused on recent trends in the hospitality industry.

Kiev Food Options for Conference Delegates

While you are attending a business conference in Kiev, Ukraine, a few local restaurants to experience include: Kanapa (+380 68 044 3050), Pervak (+380 44 235 0952) and Spotykach (+380 44 586 4095), three of the best places where you can sample traditional Ukrainian cuisine; Vino e Cucina (+380 67 823 8282), an excellent Italian restaurant; Shoti (+380 44 339 9399) and Chachapuri (+380 44 235 5546), two restaurants serving a large variety of Georgian dishes; Bao (+380 67 693 9898), an upscale restaurant specializing in modern Chinese cuisine; and Tres Francais (+380 44 279 7771), one of the best French restaurants in Kiev.

Kiev Attractions for Convention Attendees

There are a large number of highly rated tourist attractions that you can visit after your business conference in Kiev, Ukraine, such as: the Kiev Pechersk Lavra (the Kiev Monastery of the Caves), the city’s most well-known monastery complex, famous for its intricate network of catacombs; Khreshchatyk, the main street from Kiev, stretching from the European Square to the Bessarabska Square, and featuring a large number of historic monuments and shops; the Andriyivskyy Descent, another famous, picturesque street, known as the ‘Montmartre of Kiev’ and home to various art galleries and quaint shops; and the Motherland Monument, Kiev’s most iconic statue located on top of the National Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945.





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  • – Senior Manager, Global Accounts
“Thank you for sharing valuable insights on key attributes/traits of a leader. The session was received extremely well and I am looking to another opportunity to invite you for your valuable interaction with our team.”
  • – Managing Director
“Your presentation was one of the most interesting topics at the conference. It was an honor for us to have you as one of our keynote speakers.”
  • – Chairman of the Board
“Thank you very much for your keynote at our event. It was indeed very well received and we had some fantastic feedback from the colleagues.”
  • – HR Director
“Thank you for bringing us a unique session on boosting our creativity in the age of artificial intelligence at our annual event. Your keynote was authentic, inspirational and entertaining, truly engaging the audience from the beginning. Participants and customers provided us with many delighted comments.”
  • – CEO
“Creative, thought provoking, inspirational and well-presented.”
  • Co-Chair
“One of the most insightful, impactful and powerful presentations that I have seen in years.”
  • – Partner
“Easy to work with, powerful content, dynamic and engaging. What more can you ask for in a speaker.”
  • – Group Event Director
“In my 20 years of planning conferences and working with keynoters to help them understand our unique audience, I’ve never seen a keynote speaker prepare at the level James did. All that preparation showed during the keynote; it was full of relevant and entertaining stories as well as highly visually engaging. Our members were blown away.”
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