Keynote Speakers

Keynote speakers play a pivotal role in corporate events, offering unique insights and inspirational messages tailored to the event's theme. They are hired to energise audiences, provide expert perspectives and set the tone, ensuring a memorable and impactful experience for attendees. The expertise and charisma of a keynote speaker can transform an ordinary event into an extraordinary one.

Hire The Top Keynote Speakers For Events!

Keynote speakers are pivotal to increasing employee engagement, and with 21% of organisations that prioritise engagement seeing increased profitability, the reasons to hire a keynote speaker are evident! Decades of experience working with international keynote speakers as well as blue-chip companies and organisations has taught us what event organisers value most. All of this is what has made The Motivational Speakers Agency a leading motivational keynote speaker agency in 2024 and beyond.

The Motivational Speakers Agency have successfully provided keynote speakers to 43 countries around the world, with our team servicing over 3000 events every year. This includes global summits, trade shows, corporate events and conferences, as well as university lectures, gala dinners and team-building events. Understanding that the speaking industry is forever changing, we make sure our list of expert keynote speakers is constantly up to date, adding new and on-trend keynote speakers at all times.

What is a Keynote Speaker?

A keynote speaker is an event orator who adds structure, expertise and supports the central themes of a conference. They are industry experts and represent their profession or field of study. Keynote speakers unpack an event’s theme through their unique understanding, to leave audiences with a new perspective.

Source: Forbes

What is the Duration of a Keynote Speech?

Keynote speeches comprehensively explore a specific belief or theme. Such in-depth detail requires adequate time, so most keynote speeches are between 45 and 60 minutes. Anything under 20 minutes is considered too short, as it limits the speaker’s talking points and could risk missing important details.

How Much Does a Keynote Speaker Cost to Hire?

There is no single price when hiring a keynote speaker. However, as they are experts in their field, these speakers can cost from hundreds to thousands of pounds, with award-winners and bestselling authors potentially costing more. A speaker’s price can depend on their experience, preferences and the travel and accommodation required to attend your event. To discover more, take a look at our official guide on how much a speaker costs to hire!

How Can I Hire a Keynote Speaker?

To hire an expert keynote speaker, most people either hire someone independently or use a speakers agency. There are commonly no extra costs to using a bureau, and a booking agent will supply their industry knowledge to manage the booking on the client’s behalf, saving time. To hire a leading keynote speaker, get in touch with The Motivational Speakers Agency today! Using our industry-leading network of connections, The Motivational Speakers Agency's dedicated booking agents tirelessly source the best keynote speakers for corporate events, expertly matching your event requirements. 

The Motivational Speaker's Agency's Director has compiled his expert knowledge to author this official guide on How to Choose the Best Keynote Speaker for Your Event, encompassing his six top tips for making the perfect keynote speaker selection!

Who are the Best Keynote Speakers to Hire?

With countless years of experience in the global speaking market, our Senior Keynote Speaker & Entertainment Manager Mark Matthews has honed his expertise on what qualities the very best keynote speakers possess. Using his expertise and official customer surveys from over 2220 conferences and events, he has made a verified, hand-picked selection of the 15 Most Popular Keynote Speakers to Hire

Looking for a talented motivational keynote speaker for a London-based event? Take a look at Jack Hayes' expert guide to the Official Best 20 Motivational Keynote Speakers in London to Hire.

To hire a keynote speaker, contact The Motivational Speakers Agency. Call a dedicated booking agent on 0207 0787 876 or complete our online contact form to begin the booking process.