“There is no right way to do a wrong thing.”
The future is about more than technological disruption. It’s about ethics. There is no right way to do a wrong thing. Exponential technologies such as AI, robotics and cybersecurity are forcing leaders to rethink the role of ethics in our future. This is a time for change. A time for companies, countries and citizens to develop their own Ethical Purpose Statement™ to better foster diversity and inclusion, deal fairly and ethically with stakeholders, and lead the change to a more sustainable future.
LEADERSHIP – 1 in 5 employees feels pressure to compromise ethics standards according to the 2020 Global Business Ethics Survey™.
FUTURE TRENDS – 9 out of 10 organisations said they were aware of at least one instance where an artificial intelligence system had resulted in ethical issues for their business.
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION – The Business Roundtable of America recently redefined the purpose statement for corporations to include ‘fostering diversity and inclusion’ and ‘dealing fairly and ethically’.
CULTURE – 86% of millennials consider it a “priority to work for a business that conducts itself ethically and responsibly”.
Topics: Trends, Leadership, Future of Work, Diversity, Innovation
Perfect for: Global Conferences, Client-Facing Events, Corporate Meetings, Women Leadership Events
The future of work is about more than technological disruption. It’s about ethics. There is no right way to do a wrong thing. 9 out of 10 organisations have reported ethical issues with the implementation of exponential technologies such as AI, robotics and cybersecurity. Meanwhile 86% of millennial workers consider it a priority to work for a business that conducts itself ethically. It’s time for organisations to change how they think about ethics, sustainability, diversity and inclusion. In this inspiring, entertaining and highly visual one-of-a-kind keynote, award-winning jazz singer, engineer, lawyer and Ethical Futurist™ Alison Burns will take the audience on a journey to discover how the world’s most ethical companies are transforming their industries and achieving exponential growth. Your audience will learn:
Alison’s in-person and virtual keynotes are highly-visual, interactive and insightful in order to create an unforgettable experience with relevant stories from your industry that fully engage your audience.
With over 30 years experience on stage Alison delivers an entertaining and engaging experience for diverse audiences ranging from the CxO’s and new employees to VIP’s and even royalty!
Alison knows that your people are smart. Her presentation will providing powerful and proven frameworks and actionable takeaways that they can apply immediately in their lives and work.
Through pre-event calls and in-depth research, Alison customises each keynote for her client and the audience. The result is that your audience will leave the room inspired and empowered.
As a global keynote speaker and award-winning performer that has appeared on stages from London’s Royal Albert Hall to Singapore’s Esplanade Conference Centre, Alison understands the sensitivities of speaking to diverse audiences and uses her experience to ‘read the room’ and deliver a speech that brings people together. Alison knows how to connect!
Alison is a joy to work with. She is all about you and your needs. You’ll love her humour, positivity, creativity and eye for detail (that’s the lawyer in her)! She’ll make you a star for hiring her to be your keynote speaker.
Contact Alison’s team today today see how she can create an inspiring keynote speech for your next meeting or event.