Ozan Varol

Ozan Varol

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Topics

  • Reimagine the Status Quo with Moonshot Thinking
  • Future Proof: How Businesses Can Fly in the Face of Uncertainty
  • Think Different: The Power of Cognitive Diversity

What he offers

In these days of unrelenting change and uncertainty, it is the unconventional leader and moonshot-taker who will create a new path forward. Moonshot thinking isn’t just about idealistic dreaming. It’s the marriage of idealism and pragmatism, a mindset that combines extraordinary thinking with a practical, proven moonshot process for achieving extraordinary results. Ozan Varol is a rocket scientist, turned professor and bestselling author, turned guide to global leaders and organizations who have a new hunger for an actionable framework to create their own Moonshots.

How he presents

Ozan is consistently ranked one of the top speakers at conferences and private events. Audiences love Ozan’s blend of big ideas, witty stories, and down-to-earth humor. He’s a master at simplifying complex topics and delivering numerous “a ha!” moments. Ozan has the rare ability to get people to drop their phones and leave them with practical insights they can implement right away to level up in work and life. Ozan’s diverse personal background (as a former rocket scientist turned lawyer turned university professor and popular author) allows him to connect with wide-ranging audiences. He’s delivered keynote speeches to small and large crowds at conferences, start-ups, and Fortune 500 companies across numerous industries. He’s trusted by institutions like Microsoft, Intel, adidas, Google X, the U.S. Department of State, and the U.S. Navy.

Ozan Varol is dedicated to helping people dream big in order to reimagine the status quo. He believes that outdated conventional wisdom holds us back. And that society has seduced us into assuming that flying lower is safer than flying higher, that coasting is better than soaring, and that small dreams are wiser than bigger ones. Ozan believes that reimagining—not just resisting—the status quo is the key to unlocking our full potential.

Ozan is a rocket scientist turned award-winning professor, #1 bestselling author, and internationally acclaimed speaker. He is one of the world’s foremost experts in creativity, innovation, and critical thinking. He helps industry-leading organizations reimagine the status quo with moonshot thinking.

Ozan has been called a “true original” by Adam Grant and dubbed a “superhero” by Dan Pink. His work has been described as “must read” by Susan Cain and featured in the Wall Street Journal, Time, BBC, CNN, Washington Post, and more.

Ozan is the #1 bestselling author of Think Like a Rocket Scientist: Simple Strategies You Can Use to Make Giant Leaps in Work and Life. The book is: One of Inc.com’s “6 Business Books You Need to Read in 2020 (according to Bill Gates, Satya Nadella, and Adam Grant)” One of  Amazon’s Top 20 business books of 2020 Adam Grant’s # 1 pick of his top 20 leadership books of 2020 One of 6 Groundbreaking Books of Spring 2020 (according to Malcolm Gladwell, Susan Cain, Dan Pink, and Adam Grant). Ozan is consistently ranked one of the top speakers at conferences and private events. Audiences love Ozan’s blend of big ideas, witty stories, and down-to-earth humor. He’s a master at simplifying complex topics and delivering numerous “a ha!” moments.

Ozan’s diverse personal background (as a former rocket scientist turned lawyer turned university professor and popular author) allows him to connect with wide-ranging audiences. He’s delivered keynote speeches to small and large crowds at conferences, start-ups, and Fortune 500 companies across numerous industries. He’s trusted by institutions like Microsoft, Intel, adidas, Google X, the U.S. Department of State, and the U.S. Navy.

Testimonials:

“When the stakes are high, the unknowns are threatening, and the problems seem insurmountable, you need a superhero — which means you need Ozan Varol.”

“I felt like I was watching a live TED talk.”

“Ozan’s presentation rocked the house at Lawyernomics and got rave reviews from the attendees. Many called it the ‘highlight of the conference.”

“This was one of the best presentations I have seen so far and I was deeply impressed by Ozan’s charisma and presentation style.”

Presentation Languages: English, Turkish

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