International keynote speaker Marcus Conyers, PhD, is a research supervisor for the PhD in Professional Practice: Psychological Perspectives in the Department of Applied Psychology at Canterbury Christ Church University and the lead developer of the BrainSMART and Innovating Minds® programs for improving cognitive performance and creative thinking skills. Marcus is codeveloper of the world’s first doctoral minor in Brain-Based Leadership and the first MS and EdS degree programs focused on applied mind, brain, and education research (BrainSMART Programs) with Nova Southeastern University. Founder and CEO of BrainSMART and coauthor of 20 books including Developing Growth Mindsets (2020) he has worked in 30 countries and shared his work with more than 100,000 people on five continents. In addition to ministers of education in South Africa, the United Arab Emirates, and Ontario, Canada, his audiences have included Navy Seals, Army Rangers, counterintelligence operatives, law enforcement officers, and business leaders globally. His passion is for improving lives through innovative applications of the cognitive and implementation sciences, and he serves as the director of the nonprofit Center for Innovative Education and Prevention. To bring Marcus to your organization, contact him at email@example.com. Visit his website at www.innovatingminds.org, where you will also find his blog, and connect with him on LinkedIn.