“Dandapani delivers his message in a refreshing, real, smart, funny and highly practical way. He doesn't talk religion—just life.”

Rob Nixon
CEO and Founder, Panalitix
Brisbane, Australia



Dandapani is an internationally renown and highly sought-after speaker who is revolutionizing the business world with his practical and simple systematic approach to balancing work/life challenges. His talks offer attendees an understanding of how the mind works so they can create sustainable changes in their personal and professional lives. He delivers keynote addresses all over the world and also presents half-day and full-day workshops.

He is consistently ranked as a top speaker by talk attendees and has been invited back by multiple groups for follow-up workshops.

Amongst the highlights

Dandapani was nominated best speaker at the 2012 Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Global Leadership Conference in Manama, Bahrain.

He was invited back three times over four years to present keynotes at Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s annual Wired for Wonder conference in 2013, 2015 and 2016.

In 2016, Dandapani was selected by Xero as their Global Keynote Speaker for their annual Xerocon conferences and he presented at Xerocon events in the Southern and Northern hemispheres.

He was the main keynote speaker at the 2014 Panalitix conference in New Zealand. In 2017, he was invited back, this time to Australia for a keynote at Panalitix’s 10th anniversary conference themed the “Best of the Best.”

In 2017, Dandapani addressed the World Knowledge Forum in Seoul, South Korea, sharing the stage with eighth secretary-general of the United Nations Ban Ki-Moon, Hilary Clinton and others.

In 2018, Dandapani was selected to be the sole keynote speaker at the annual Global PE Alliance dinner in Berlin which hosts top-tier, mid-market, private equity firms from Europe, South America and Asia.

In 2019, Dandapani was the opening keynote for an exclusive private investment company event.  His talk was followed by internet entrepreneurs Mark Zuckerberg, Reid Hoffman and others.


has spoken in

North America


Atlanta, GA
Austin, TX
Baton Rouge, LA
Boston, MA
Boulder, CO
Buffalo, NY
Burbank, CA
Charlotte, NC
Columbus, OH
Detroit, MI
Eagle, CO
Eden, UT
Honolulu, HI
Long Beach, CA
Long Island, NY
Los Angeles, CA
Miami, FL
Minneapolis, MN
Morgantown, WV
Napa Valley, CA
Nashville, TN
New Orleans, LA
New York City, NY

Ocean Grove, NJ
Ottawa, ON
Philadelphia, PA
Phoenix, AZ
Pittsburgh, PA
Portland, OR
Raleigh-Durham, NC
Reno, NV
Rochester, NY
San Diego, CA
San Francisco, CA
San Jose, CA
Seattle, WA
Slippery Rock, PA
St. John, USVI
St. Louis, MO
St. Thomas, USVI
Toronto, ON
Tulsa, OK
Vail, CO
Washington, DC
West Cornwall, CT

Adelaide, Australia
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Auckland, New Zealand
Bali, Indonesia
Barcelona, Spain
Berlin, Germany
Bremen, Germany
Brisbane, Australia
Byron Bay, Australia
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Doha, Qatar
Dusseldorf, Germany
Frankfurt, Germany
Gold Coast, Australia
Hamburg, Germany
Istanbul, Turkey

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
London, UK
Ludhiana, India
Manama, Bahrain
Melbourne, Australia
Moscow, Russia
Munich, Germany
Nairobi, Kenya
New Delhi, India
Paris, France
Perth, Australia
Queenstown, New Zealand
San Jose, Costa Rica
Seoul, South Korea
Spa, Belgium
Sunshine Coast, Australia
Sydney, Australia
Wellington, New Zealand

Over 3 million views on his TEDx talk


of the world’s leading entrepreneurs gather in Istanbul to learn about Unwavering Focus with Dandapani
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