Millennials & Generation Z Speakers

Millennial & Generation Z speakers can offer insight into the tech-driven, entrepreneurially motivated, compassionate generations. At the forefront of advancing industries like computing, media and design, by understanding these generations you can gain an insight into the future of business.

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Millennials, with a population of 1.8 billion, and Generation Z, comprising 22% of the global population, represent significant demographic groups. Both are influential in shaping cultural, economic and technological trends. Their sizable presence underscores their importance in current societal dynamics and their potential impact on future developments. In 2024, Millennials & Generation Z keynote speakers are highly sought after for their expertise in navigating a digitally-driven world. Their insights are invaluable for understanding evolving consumer behaviours and market trends. Their perspectives offer fresh, relevant strategies to engage with dynamic, tech-savvy audiences, vital for success in an increasingly digital landscape.

What are Generations?

A generation is a group of individuals born and living around the same time, sharing similar age-related cultural experiences, societal norms and historical events, shaping their collective identity.

There have been the following generations so far:

  • Lost Generation - 1883 to 1900
  • Greatest Generation - 1901 to 1927
  • Traditionalists/Silent Generation - 1928 to 1945
  • Baby Boomers - 1946 to 1964
  • Generation X - 1965 to 1980 
  • Millennials/Generation Y - 1981 to 1996
  • Generation Z - 1997 to 2012
  • Generation Alpha - 2013 to 2024
  • Generation Beta - 2025

Sources: McCrindle, Social Generations of the Western World

What are Millennials & Generation Z?

Millennials -

A Millennial is a person born between the early 1980s and the late 1990s, with the Pew Research Center defining the period of 1981 to 1996. Also referred to as Generation Y or the Digital Natives, this demographic cohort grew up during significant technological changes that influenced their values, work preferences and how they interact with the world.

Generation Z -

Generation Z, colloquially known as "Zoomers", represents individuals born between 1997 and 2012. As the second-youngest generation, accounting for a large proportion of the global population, they have been shaped by the digital age, climate concerns and economic shifts, marking them as tech-savvy and socially conscious individuals.

Sources: Pew Research Center, Iberdrola, McKinsey & Company, Deloitte

Why are Millennials & Generation Z Speakers Hired?

Millennials & Generation Z guest speakers are hired for their unique perspectives on contemporary issues, their deep understanding of digital innovation and social media, and their ability to connect with younger audiences. They offer insights into emerging trends and values, making them valuable for addressing current challenges and future directions. Keynote speakers who specialise in the behaviour of Millennials and Generation Z people are also sought-after for corporate events, aiding older generations in better understanding the new generations.

What are the Benefits of Millennials & Generation Z Speakers for Businesses?

Hiring Millennials & Generation Z guest speakers benefits businesses by bringing fresh, innovative ideas and insights into consumer behaviour. These speakers understand the latest trends and technologies, enabling companies to better connect with younger demographics. Their perspectives can foster a more inclusive, forward-thinking workplace culture, essential for staying relevant in a rapidly evolving 2024 marketplace.

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