Speaking to the executive teams of 50+ state-based think tanks at the 2017 SPN Annual Meeting.
I speak regularly on professional development and education.
If you are interested in attending any of the following events, please contact me directly.
If you are interested in having me speak to your group, send an inquiry to zslayback [at] gmail [dot] com.
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Better, Faster, Smarter: How to Build the Next Big Startup
How to Change the World Without Even Trying
Sales and Scales: Why You’re Going to Fail and How to Succeed
How to Get Ahead When You Have Nothing to Offer
The End of Jobs: Why Everybody Will Be an Entrepreneur
I Welcome Our New Robot Overlords: How to Thrive in the World of Automation
How to Get Ahead as a Young Person Today
Homeschool, Unschool, and Deschool: Putting Education Back in Your Hands
The End of School: Taking Control of Your Education
The Collapse of the Ivory Tower: How America’s Colleges Betrayed Their Students
Education Without The State
How to Change the World Without Really Trying
How a Radical Fringe Changes the World
Taking Over the World for Fun and Profit: Lessons from Hidden Changemakers
2015 SPEAKING DATES:
October 10, 2015 — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania // Philadelphia SFL Regional Conference November 7, 2015 — Fort Myers, Florida // Florida Gulf Coast SFL Regional Conference November 19, 2015 — Tallahassee, Florida // Florida State University Panel on The Future of School
2016 Speaking Dates
February 8, 2016 — Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania // Carnegie Mellon University, The Collapse of the Ivory Tower February 23, 2016 — Moon, Pennsylvania // Robert Morris University, The End of Jobs: Why Everyone Will Need to be an Entrepreneur February 29, 2016 — Grove City, Pennsylvania // Grove City College, Sales & Internet Entrepreneurship Classes Guest Lectures March 1, 2016 — Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania // University of Pittsburgh, How to Create a Free Market in an Unfree Market March 2, 2016 — Phoenix, Arizona // Arizona State University, Hitting the Ground Running: How to Create Real Value With a Language Education March 24, 2016– Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania // Duquesne University, How Entrepreneurs Change The World June 12, 2016 — Lakeland, Florida // Southern Florida College, Building the Future as a Young Person July 6, 2016 — Seven Springs, PA // PA Masonic Youth Foundation/Annual DeMolay Convention July 20, 2016 — San Francisco, California // d10e July 22-23, 2016 — Austin, Texas // Praxis Weekend July 29-30, 2016 — Mexico City, Mexico // Teach For All September 15, 2016 — Florida Gulf Coast University // James Madison Institute September 16, 2016 — Fort Lauderdale, FL // James Madison Institute September 17, 2016 — Orlando, FL // James Madison Institute September 29, 2016 — University of Florida, Gainesville, FL // James Madison Institute
November 1, 2, 2016 — Fayetteville, TN November 12, 2016 — University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI // Students For Liberty Regional Conference, “Compulsory School as the Fifth Column” November 16, 2016 — Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh, PA November 29, 2016 — Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL // James Madison Institute Campus Event
2017 SPEAKING DATES
I am currently not accepting invitations to do speaking engagements through Q2 2017. I am spending the time to focus on new work and skill development. March 13, 2017 – San Francisco, CA // Sales Roundtable August 28, 2017 – San Antonio, TX // State Policy Network Annual Meeting September 29, 2017 – Ann Arbor, MI // Talk on social change at the University of Michigan Cancelled
October, 2017 – Pittsburgh, PA // Invite Only
November 16, 2017 – Fort Myers, FL // Talk on Education Without the State at Florida Gulf Coast University
November 30, 2017 – Jackson, MS // Talk to the administrators of the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools
December 1, 2017 – Jackson, MS // Talk to the teachers of the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools
December, 2017 – West Palm Beach, FL // TBA
2018 SPEAKING DATES
January 27, 2018 – Pittsburgh, PA // Going Deep Summit
February – March, 2018 – Pittsburgh, PA // University Tour
March-April, 2018 – Florida, USA // University Tour