Rohit Talwar

Keynote Speaker

Who Am I

Rohit authored Designing Your Future – Key Trends, Challenges and Choices, edited Achieving Transformation and Renewal in Financial Services, and contributes regularly to books and journals on futures and strategic change. 


He is a keynote speaker for business, government and association events around the world. Regular topics include the drivers of change, economic futures, emerging technologies, innovation, developing economies, managing complexity, winning in a downturn and the future travel, aviation and meetings.


Alternative Performers

  • Speakers
  • Mark Inglis

    First Double Amputee to Summit Mt Everest

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Haka

    Energise | Build Teams | Connect to Values

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Peter Hillary

    Mountaineer | Adventurer | Son of Sir Edmund Hillary

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sunil Gavaskar

    Former Indian Cricketer

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Harsha Bhogle

    Cricket Expert | Commentator

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Saurav Ganguly

    Former Indian Cricketer

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Yuvraj Singh

    Indian Cricketer

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Pradip Amladi

    Corporate Mentalist | Motivational Speaker | Illusionist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui

    Indian Film Actor

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Randeep Hooda

    Indian Film Actor

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sadhvi Bhagawati Saraswati

    Renowned Spiritual Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Nithya Shanti

    Former Monk | Spiritual Teacher | Writer | Educator | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Swami Bodhichitananda Saraswati

    The Himalayan Yogi

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Mithali Raj

    Captain of the Indian Women’s Cricket Team

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Navi Radjou

    Innovation Thinker | Leadership Advisor | Author| TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Saleyha Ahsan

    A&E doctor | Broadcaster | Freelance Reporter | Film Maker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dr. Will Smith

    Wilderness & Emergency Medicine Consulting

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dr. Marc O Griofa

    Doctor | Aquanaut

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Alex Rowe

    Medical Director - World Extreme Medicine

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • David Nott

    General And Vascular Surgeon

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Andrew Murray

    Sports And Exercise Medicine Doctor | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dr. Kruti Parekh

    Asia’s Only Female Mentalist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Abhinav Bindra

    Indian Professional Shooter | Olympic Champion | Businessman

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • VVS Laxman

    Indian Cricketer | Cricket Commentator

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Major Gaurav Arya (Retd)

    Defence Analyst

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Rakesh Shukla

    Electronic Engineer | Dog Rescuer | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dr Jawahar Surisetti

    Motivational Speaker I Psychologist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Navin Gulia

    Ex Indian Army Officer | Motivational Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Nozer Buchia

    Speaker | Author | Entrepreneur | Life Coach | Business Coach

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Richard Hadlee

    Cricket Legend

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Ranulf Fiennes Bt OBE

    Worlds Greatest Living Explorer

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sudha Chandran

    Motivational Speaker | Amputee Bharatanatyam Dancer | Bollywood Actress

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Abhilash Tomy

    First Indian to Sail Non-Stop around the World

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Asher Hasan

    Social Entrepreneur | TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Jamling Tenzing Norgay

    Mountaineer, and Son of Tenzing Norgay

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sourav Ganguly

    Former Indian Cricketer | Captain

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dave Ulrich

    Author - Leadership & HR Expert

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Rahul Dravid

    Indian Cricketer | Captain

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Debra Searle

    Solo Atlantic Rower | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Suze Orman

    Personal Financial Guru

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Chetan Bhagat

    Best Selling Author | Columnist | Motivational Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Shiv Khera

    Author | Educator | Business Consultant | Entrepreneur,

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Bear Grylls

    Celebrity Adventurer | Survival Expert

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Jonty Rhodes

    Cricket Sensation

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Gary Kirsten

    Cricket Legend | Winning Cricket Coach

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Ramgopal (RamG) Vallath

    The Positive Transfusionist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Priya Kumar

    Motivational Speaker | Corporate Trainer

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Lt General Sanjeev Madhok

    former General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Army Training Command- Indian Army

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Deepa Malik

    Athlete (Paraplegic) | Arjuna Award Winner

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • General VP Malik

    Formerly Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army | Chief of Staff Committee of India

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Peter Hillary | Jamling Tenzing Norgay

    Sons Of Everest Duo

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Alok Kejriwal

    Co-founder of Games2Win

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • SHAIK NAZIR BASHA

    A SPEAKER WITH PASSION

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Wing Commander Pooja Thakur

    Motivational Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Meera Tenguria

    Woman Entrepreneur, Storyteller, Leadership communication trainer, Innovation and thinking consultant

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sushma Gaikwad

    Motivational Speaker I Entrepreneur

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Laura Penhaul

    Leader of first female crew to row across Pacific Ocean

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Chetna Sinha

    Social Actvist I Entrepreneur

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Tashi and Nungshi Malik

    First Siblings to conquer Seven Summits

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dr Sunitha Krishnan

    Padma Shri I Social Activist I Anti- Trafficking Crusader

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sunita Narain

    Padma Shri I Indian Environmentalist I Politicial Activist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Vinod Kambli

    Former Indian Cricketer

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Devendra Jharjharia

    Indian Paralympic javelin thrower

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Majka Burhardt

    Professional Climber I Filmmaker I Entrepreneur

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Joy Marsden

    Inspirational Speaker| Author | Executive Coach

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Demis Hassabis

    CEO of DeepMind I Artificial Intelligence Expert

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Lt Gen D S Hooda (Rtd)

    Motivational Speaker I Defense

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Saif Nawaz

    Inspire- It sparks up people's lifes.

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Richard Mullender

    Former Hostage Negotiator

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Siddharthan Chandran

    Regenerative Neurologist | TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Maxime Chaya

    World Record Holder | Extreme Adventurer

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Cathy O'Dowd

    Inspirational Speaker | Adventurer | Author

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Milind Soman

    Indian supermodel | Actor| Film producer | Fitness Promoter | Ironman

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • LIza Pavlakos

    Motivate, Liberate and Inspire

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sonam Wangchuk

    Founder of Student’s Educational & Cultural Movement of Ladakh | Educationist |Environmentalist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Anil Kumble

    Former Indian Cricketer| Head Coach

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dr Alexander Kumar

    Health | Medicine in Extreme Environments

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Divya Palat

    Writer | Producer | Actor | Director | Entrepreneur

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Jaspreet Bindra

    Expert on Digital Transformation | Digital Technologies

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Julie Lewis

    Mountain Mover | Author | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Divyanshu Ganatra

    Blind Psychologist, Para-glider - TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sparsh Shah

    Born with Osteogenesis Imperfecta | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Barkha Dutt

    Indian Journalist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Deepak Ramola

    Inspiration, Motivation, Youth Icon - TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Leila Seth

    First Woman Judge on the Delhi High Court | First Woman to become the Chief Justice of State High Court | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Anant Agarwal

    Education Innovator | TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Anupam Mishra

    Environmental Activist | TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Bill Joy

    Technology | Futurist | TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Bunker Roy

    Founder Barefoot College | Educator | TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Shimon Schocken

    Computer Scientist | Educator | TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Shukla Bose

    Education Activist | TED Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Alok Ranjan

    Rtd. IAS Officer I Management Guru

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sabbas Joseph

    Director, Wizcraft International

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sue Turton

    War Correspondent | Film Maker | Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Milkha Singh

    The Flying Sikh I Former Indian Track Sprinter

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dr Kruti Parekh

    Asia's Only Female Mentalist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Laxmi Agarwal

    Social Activist I Campaigner with Stop Acid Attacks

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sania Mirza

    Indian Lawn Tennis Player

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Nilima Bhat

    Author I Spiritual Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Lisa Ray

    Indian Film Actress I Social Activist

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Anil Kapoor

    Indian Film Actor

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Michael J Fox

    Hollywood Actor

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Deep Kalra

    CEO I Entrepreneur

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sanjiv Rai

    Serial Entrepreneur I Innovator

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • R Balki

    Filmmaker I Screenwriter

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Harlina Sodhi

    Leadership Coach I TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Rohit Bansal

    Co-founder Snapdeal

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Amit Agarwal

    Country Head of Amazon

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Gurcharan Das

    Author | Commentator | Thought Leader | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Mark Beaumont

    Adventurer | Round the world Cyclist | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Mike Horn

    World Greatest Explorer | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Ritesh Agarwal

    Founder, OYO Rooms

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Rob Lilwall

    National Geographic TV Adventurer | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • V G Siddhartha

    Founder, Café Coffee Day

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Shekhar Gupta

    Founder & Editor-in-chief, The Print

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Seth Mattison

    Expert on Workforce Trends and General Dynamics

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Paul Redmond

    Director of Student Life at the University of Manchester

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Simon Walker

    Expert on Change | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Josh Valman

    Founder & CEO, RPD International | TEDx Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • G V Sreekumar

    Head of Industrial Design Centre, IIT Bombay

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Manoj Kothari

    Director and Chief Design Strategist, Turian Labs

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • L C Singh

    Vice Chairman & CEO Nihilent

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dr Graeme Codrington

    Expert on the new world of Work & Multigenerational Workplaces

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Manisha Koirala

    Indian Film Actress

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Mahesh Bhupati

    Retired Indian Tennis Player

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Leander Adrian Paes

    Indian Tennis Player

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Sunil Grover

    Stand-up Comedian

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Debarati Sen

    Managing Director at 3M

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Ruchir Sharma

    Chief Global Strategist at Morgan Stanley Investment Management

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Kirk Kinnell

    Hostage Negotiator

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Prem Mohan

    Focus on things that money can't buy , Innovate for better world, 3Cs (Creativity + Curiosity + Concentration)

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Krushnaa Patil

    Mountaineer l Motivational Speaker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Lisa Tamati

    Ultra Marathon Runner

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Yukti Kapoor Mehandiratta

    Corporate EMCEE l Motivational Speaker l Perfomance Coach

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Pavan Priakash Badllani

    The youngest motivational speaker to inspire every age at every stage.

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Prahlad Kakar

    Ad Film director I Founder I Genesis Film Production

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Dipannita Sharma

    Indian Actress I Indian Supermodel I Entrepreneur

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Kamlesh Thakur

    Building People, Transforming Organizations

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Marshall Goldsmith

    Leadership Thinker

            View Profile

  • Speakers
  • Upalparna Dey

    Stubborn Motivator

            View Profile

  •   Speaking Minds Offices:
         India
         - Mumbai
         - Delhi
         - West Bengal
         London
         New Zealand.
  •   +44 780 377 7601
  •   +91 844 773 7184
  • info@speakingminds.com

About Speaking Minds

When Speaking Minds was founded in 2007 in New Zealand, little did we envisage that this would grow into an international brand with offices in India and London in less than a decade. We set up the business to share what we had learnt, from the privileges we have had in our jobs – of access to knowledge. Bringing India to the rest of the world was our driving force.


Read more

Our History

The dna of our business is genuinely about sharing knowledge with the world, from thought leaders and experts who are notable achievers in their field. Raga D'silva quit her highly successful corporate career in New Zealand in 2007, to set up a dream business of connecting knowledge, insights, motivation from exceptional talent with the corporate world, globally.


Read more