Bear Grylls OBE

Bear Grylls OBE

Adventurer and co-founder

Becoming X

KEYNOTE: Bear Grylls – Becoming X: lessons from a life of adventure

Session Overview

Bear will talk about the key lessons he has learnt from a life of adventure and meeting some of the most inspiring and iconic people alive. Through his keynote, he will guide the audience on a journey to understand how to overcome challenges and adversity and to learn from failures. His stories of resilience, courage and never giving up will inspire the audience to push their boundaries and realise their potential.

Bear was due to be at the Future Talent Conference 2020 live in March before the postponement, and has filming commitments in November 2020, but we are delighted that he has been able to pre-record his keynote for our virtual event.

Speaker's biography

Bear has become known worldwide as one of the most recognised faces of survival and outdoor adventure, featuring on various TV hit shows.

Trained in martial arts, Grylls went on to spend three years as a soldier in the British Special Forces, where he perfected many of the survival skills that his fans all over the world enjoy.

He co-founded Becoming X, an education organisation that shares the stories and lessons from some of the world’s most inspiring and iconic people.