Posted at September 2, 2016, by Raleigh Addington, Comments Off on Keynote Speakers | In The News (Sept 2nd)
Happy Friday! In the news this week, our top keynote speakers are writing and making headlines in respected and international media. For booking enquiries, or more about these talented thought-leaders, send us a quick email for their speaking topics, expertise and latest availability.
Here are the top stories we recommend this week:
Joseph Stiglitz says the Irish government is wrong to appeal the EU decision on Apple
Posted at June 13, 2013, by Raleigh Addington, Comments Off on Harper’s plans for mobile payments
In a Mobile Commerce Press article about mobile payments in the US, the writer describes the current drive to make payments more efficient as current systems are neither secure nor convenient enough. Following his success with mobile applications during the Obama 2012 campaign, Harper Reed has announced that he and a team of developers are planning to develop a new mobile payments application.
Although in early stages, the envisioned aim is for simple one click purchases, a move which would also transform the online retail scene. Nevertheless, the writer concludes, “In order for Reed and his team to find the success they seek in mobile payments, they will have to find a way to solve the security problem.”
Posted at June 6, 2013, by Raleigh Addington, Comments Off on Hong Kong loves Harper Reed
More on Harper Reed’s current lecture tour of Asia. A client in Hong Kong has just been in touch to tell us he is an “absolute joy to work with” and that his presentation lifted their event “to a whole new level”. Next stop Singapore…
Posted at May 23, 2013, by Raleigh Addington, Comments Off on Harper Reed talks on Australia’s ABC news
Harper Reed was interviewed by ABC news TV programme in Australia on Monday night. Harper discussed his role in the Obama 2012 campaign and his thoughts on Yahoo’s recent buying of Tumblr. He said he believes the move will help Yahoo “become hip again”
Posted at May 8, 2013, by Raleigh Addington, Comments Off on Harper Reed in Perugia and Berlin
As part of his European tour, entrepreneur, engineer and innovator Harper Reed delivered speeches at conferences in Perugia and Berlin in April this year. He discussed his use of technology to secure the success of the Obama for America 2012 campaign in his role at Chief Technology Officer, the importance of data and the future of technology.
Click hereto watch Harper in Perugia. Click hereto watch him at NEXT13 in Berlin.