Terry W. Virts

Former NASA Astronaut, International Space Station Commander & United States Air Force Colonel, Awarded The Meritorious Service Medal

How to hire Terry W. Virts

Contact the Champions Speakers Agency to provisionally enquire about hiring Terry W. Virts for your next event, today. To get in touch, simply call an official booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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When at corporate events, Terry is known to cover the following topics: 

  • Our beautiful planet and its fragile environment
  • Why your organization needs to innovate like the Apollo program
  • How to build, motivate, and lead an intercultural team
  • The necessity of vision and strategy
  • Why you can’t succeed without debriefing and feedback
  • Fascinating perspectives on global wealth and wellbeing
  • Risk and Crisis management in space, the cockpit of an F-16, or at work

"Terry truly gave an inspiring speech, which motivated our team to see the bigger picture. With fascinating stories and lessons learned especially concerning intercultural leadership he gives an impressive insight for a pan-European company like ours" - Christian, WALTER Group- Member of the Management Board

"Terry is a regular guest lecturer at Harvard Business School and always a highlight for our participants- he combines fascinating stories, dynamic connection with his audience, and unique perspectives on leadership as well as life on earth" - Dr. Sunil, Harvard Business School Professor and Chair of General Management Program

"Terry's talk inspired us, educated us and sparked our curiosity -- not just for space, but for humanity as a whole. He made us laugh, he made us think, and he made us consider new aspects of science and medicine. And his beautiful photographs just wowed us all! A wonderful presentation" - Dr. Tom, Chair, The Ohio State University Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Science

"Top Nat Geo Live! Speaker of 2017-18" - National Geographic

"Terry's enlightening presentation at our company´s 150th anniversary was inspiring and in its truest sense of word eye opening. Terry shared personal stories from his spaceflight, presented fascinating views from above and extensive insights into global wealth and environment. Terry won our hearts and brains" - Mag. Silvio, CEO Umdasch Store Makers