His keynote talks and workshops not only debunk the myths and misunderstandings surrounding creativity and innovation but also present new methodologies, frameworks and practical exercises.
They’re focused on helping companies weave creativity into their culture and show them how to apply it to solve real business problems. This can help any company differentiate themselves by offering unique value to their customers.
Dave’s energetic and entertaining talks are packed full of stories, case studies and practical advice. He always finishes with tangible takeaways and techniques that the audience can start applying to their own situation immediately.
As a highly respected thinker in the field of creativity and innovation, Dave’s opinions have been published in books, magazines and newspapers. He’s the Editor-at-Large for The Drum – Europe’s most popular marketing website and magazine.
In 2012 he published “A User Guide to the Creative Mind” and he currently has several other books in the pipeline. In 2014 Dave wrote, directed and presented the television show “The Day Before Tomorrow”. And he continues to have a high output of creative content, releasing videos, websites and articles on an almost daily basis.
Audiences leave Dave’s sessions with new insights into creativity. Most importantly they come away understanding that creativity isn’t a mystical process, it’s a practical skill that should be embedded in organisations and used to add real business value.
Everyone absolutely loved Dave’s presentation, and it was great to give our teams a different outlook on how data is evolving in really cool and interactive ways. As always, Dave’s presentation style is engaging, honest and really makes you sit up and listen. We’d love to work with him again.
An excellent end. Very thought-provoking and engaging. Fantastic end to the conference. Really enjoyed this session. Left on a high. Great emphasis on how we should really stand for something. Lots to take away from this one. Excellent. Brilliant. Loved the interactive debates – this is just some of the feedback we have already had and I know there will be more of the same!
Dave MC’d a conference I recently produced and did it with professional aplomb. He confidently conducted the stage, engaged the speakers, managed the audience and even filled dead space when the IT failed us. He went over and above what was asked of him. Next time I organise an event, Dave will be my first point of call.
Dave Birss is a British expert on creativity, advertising, branding and transmedia. Dave taught how to design and produce branded content. The quality of his work was extraordinary, which is why I highly recommend working with him. We hope to have a new opportunity to work with him in the future.
I knew from the outset David was a talented communicator but his achievements since have quite simply been staggering. He has established himself as one of the most important contemporary voices; helping others understand the scale and complexity of climate change and other important environmental challenges. His depth of experience, his enthusiasm and optimism can not be commended more highly.
I wanted to extend my thanks for Fi again, for her wonderful Q&A hosting last night. It was amongst the liveliest post-screening Q&A’s I’ve ever seen which is exactly what we’d hoped for from this. Do pass on our deep gratitude to her for so brilliantly bringing it all together.