Digital Leadership Thought Leader, Professor & Author
Called a Digital Dale Carnegie and the Tony Robbins of Tech, Erik Qualman is the author of Socialnomics. Socialnomics made Amazon's #1 Best Selling List for the US, Japan, UK, Canada, Portugal, Italy, China, Korea and Germany. His book Digital Leader helped him be voted the 2nd “Most Likeable Author in the World” behind Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube is being adopted by the top universities and global brands and is nominated for the 2015 Pulitzer Prize. Read More >
Social Media Revolution 2015 #Socialnomics
TEDTalk: My Digital Stamp
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What technologies are emerging? Merging? How do I harness the power of Socialnomics? Qualman explores which innovative trends are cutting edge and which are bleeding edge to ensure your organization is not only on the correct path, but ahead of the curve. Most importantly he explores how to infuse more disruption and innovation into your business.
"Erik Qualman is a sharp and creative thinker who is not only a gifted speaker but also has a versatile ability to explain complex concepts by converting them into easy to grasp examples. His speech in Brazil at the ABRADI-RS VI Forum of Corporate Internet was refreshing and inspirational and opened the floor to a provoking discussion about the dimensions of digital inclusion amongst the different economic levels of society."
"Erik’s presentation was both engaging and intriguing. His unique perspective helped our executives gain a broader understanding of the importance of digital communications to their companies, as well as methods for using it to improve their business models. His presentation style is refreshing and he makes people think!"
"Erik is a dynamic and passionate speaker. During his “Socialnomics” presentation at our Education Week he provided great insight on how to best leverage social media both at a business and personal level. Erik has a vast amount of knowledge and his presentation increased our appreciation and understanding of social media. That combined with his passion and genuinely friendly personality makes him a unique and captivating speaker. He was by far one of the best speakers we have had!"
"It is rare for speakers these days to conduct themselves with as much passion, emotion, attention to detail, and enthusiasm – all combined with a sincere, compelling interest in providing valuable information – as Erik does. Most just go through the motions."
"Erik Qualman’s keynote presentation was a homerun with the executives at the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Annual Convention. Erik’s vast knowledge, coupled with his easy and engaging presentation style far exceeded my expectations and those of the convention attendees. Months later I am still getting requests for copies of his presentation and inquiries about his books. I have been planning meetings and conventions over 20 years and Erik is by far one of my favorite speakers to date."
"Business leaders are trying to wrap their arms around promoting their brand and rising above the marketplace clutter; Qualman gets it and provided our audience an easily understood path to get where they need to be in marketing today!"
"Erik gives a highly engaging and easy to understand keynote/seminar- if you need to know Digital Trends in business, then you need to know Erik Qualman."
"Erik Qualman was a perfect keynote speaker. He combined his experience of social networks with our main topic of broadband and fiber to the home in a professional way. His lively presentation fascinated the audience and the messages were a great start for our FTTH conference alongside the Prime Minister of Portugal!"
"PlayStation is synonymous with pushing the boundaries of entertainment across the globe. The brand has set an equally high standard when it comes to engaging employees and partners across regional events and summits. Erik not only delivered on those high standards, but also raised the bar to a new high that few will be able to match. His presentation delivered a perfect mix of leading social media knowledge, trends, and the building blocks required to thrive in this era of digital and social currency. It was one of the key highlights of our four-day regional event."