Dr Peter Diamandis

FOUNDER AND CHAIRMAN OF XPRIZE FOUNDATION

Peter Diamandis is a globally-celebrated figure in the world of technology, artificial intelligence and business. He lives and works by a simple motto; “the best way to predict the future is to create it yourself”. This ideology reflects his enthusiasm for advancements in technology and breakthroughs that benefit humanity. As a technology speaker, Peter is not just knowledgeable, but immensely passionate about his topic of discussion. Capable of confidently exploring subjects like leadership and technology, space exploration and teamwork, Peter is an insightful speaker.

From an early age, Peter has always had a strong interest in science, specifically space exploration. His family and friends were treated to this innovator’s space presentations from the age of 8, which led to Peter earning 1st place in the Estes Rocket Design Competition at the age of 12. Peter won the competition by designing a system that launched three rockets at the same time. Whilst attending the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Peter co-founded the Students for the Exploration and Development of Space, and later graduated with a B.S. in Molecular Genetics, in 1983.

With a calculated eye for business and a passion for technology, Peter has been on several boards for a wide range of high-profile companies – including Hyperloop and Cogswell Polytechnical College. Additionally, Peter has directly founded or contributed to various companies, from the International MicroSpace in 1989 to Celularity in 2018. Peter has been both a founder, CEO and President of several businesses.

With his years of dedication to the STEM sector, it is no surprise that Peter has earned numerous elite awards. These include the Economist “No Boundaries” Innovator of the Year, the Neil Armstrong Award for Aerospace Achievement and Leadership, the World Technology Award and the Arthur C. Clarke Award for Innovation. As a speaker, Peter reflects the topics which he has discussed in his published books; including Abundance: The Future Is Better Than You Think and Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth, and Impact the World. An expert in AI, technology and digital disruption, Peter’s presentations are interesting, insightful and accessible for all audiences.

To book Dr Peter Diamandis as the artificial intelligence speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency using the contact details below:

When he’s at corporate events, Peter is known to cover the following topics:

  • Technology & Innovation
  • Leadership & Teamwork
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Digital Disruption
  • Commercial Space
  • XPRIZE Foundation

Dr Peter Diamandis discussing his philosophy: