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Nirvan has become a popular keynote speaker at conferences, companies, schools, and special events, sharing stories and creative insights that leave audiences deeply inspired. Nirvan has spoken at Google, YouTube, General Motors, National Head Start, Cannes Lions, Viacom, E&J Gallo Winery, Social Innovation Summit, BING, Kellog Innovation Network, TEDx, Mattress Firm, Leadercast, USC Marshall School of Business, SXSW, Learnzillion, Big Ideas Fest, Summit Series, HATCH, California STEM Summit, MIT, YPO, California State of Creativity Summit, and more.
Themes of Nirvan's Talk Include:
Nirvan works with each event organizer to craft key messages. Some popular themes of Nirvan's talks include: the inspiring story of Caine's Arcade and the Imagination Foundation - Transforming a Movie into a Movement, Creativity & Imagination, Fostering the Creativity of Every Child, Entrepreneurship, Power of Storytelling for Social Impact, Leveraging Social Media for Social Impact, Power of Play, STEM & STEAM, Project Based Learning, Sustainability, Resourcefulness, Child-Centered Learning, Social Filmmaking and Storytelling, Fostering Creative Confidence, Digital Storytelling, Authentic Branding, Growing a Movement, Reimagining Education, and more.
Team-Building: Add a Cardboard Creativity Challenge to Your Event
As a fun interactive compliment to Nirvan's talk, our team can produce a hands-on "Cardboard Creativity Challenge" for corporate and special events. Hosted by Nirvan, this engaging activity makes for a great team building exercise, fosters creativity and collaboration, and can be tailored to explore design thinking, rapid-prototyping, and how limitations can spark innovation. Nirvan has facilitated Cardboard Creativity Challenges for CEOs, educators, designers, and children around the world, including events at Google, Lego, FutureGreen Interior Design Forum (featured in Interior Design Magazine), Hospitality Design Summit, HATCH, YPO, Social Innovation Summit, and Family Innovation Day at The Smithsonian Museum. Experience the power of play!
"Standing Ovation for Nirvan's excellent keynote at #NHS14!" -
"Nirvan brought our audience of arts educators and advocates to tears and then to their feet for a rousing ovation. His journey through Caine's Arcade both as an artist and human being was funny, touching, poignant and inspiring. Nirvan is a rare storyteller." - Bob Bullwinkel, Fresno County Office of Education
"Letting tears fall with 750 educators as we watch Caine's Arcade together... the highlight of #ieSonoma for me!" - @msfideji
"How great to feel like a kid again!" - Interior Design Future Green 'Cardboard Creativity Challenge' Participant
"Many great lessons from Caine's Arcade. One of our favs: Do NOT give up! Thanks @Nirvan for sharing your great story with us. #GalloIgnites" - @Gallo_Marketing
"Thank you Nirvan for reminding us that every child is Caine. #iJED14" - @DinaRabhan
"Nirvan is inspiring our network in a huge way! A reminder of how 1 person can change the world. pic.twitter.com/lDoiVjEIQS" - No Excuses University
"Nirvan was excellent - he was perfect for our folks - easy to work with and good to attendees post speech." - National Head Start Association
"Who votes @Nirvan as the most impactful presentation at #MTS13? Shows how content can tell stories that changes lives. Amazing." - @llacour