Presentations that inspire, challenge & entertain
Why adventure is like a day at the office
Choose the impossible, then find a way
Failure is a big part of success
Attitude is everything
Anyone can do this
Never give up
"Absolutely amazing, no words!".........................."So great, Ian was amazing!" PTBO Explores
“I highly recommend Ian as a motivational speaker for any organization. His storytelling style is authentic and engaging". PwC - Price Waterhouse Coopers
"Ian's speech captivated the entire very large audience. It was interesting, inspiring and truly unique" Reimer Associates
"Ian was a great motivator and inspiration by showing that everyday people can do extraordinary things". DFK Richard Hill, Australia
“Ian gave a fantastic inspirational presentation at our annual manager’s meeting." TransFrt McNamara
"It was an inspiration to hear how Ian overcame huge physical, mental and emotional challenges on his South Pole Expedition" Outward Bound Canada
"Fantastic inspirational talk from Polar explorer Ian Evans. Mental toughness personified" The Maelor School, Wales
"Ian's speech was an incredible experience for all of us. It was inspiring, authentic and motivating." Lakefield College School
"Ian's message of perseverance, commitment and drive to achieve the unimaginable was exceptional". St. John's Kilmarnock
“I highly recommend Ian as a motivational speaker for any organization. His storytelling style is authentic and engaging and he was able to translate his experiences into meaningful advice and lessons that our partners can take into their day-to-day business life.”
Raj Kothari, GTA Managing Partner, PwC
Recently I arranged for Ian Evans to be a keynote speaker at the Surface Transportation Summit held in Toronto. His description of the journey to the South Pole captivated the entire audience. It was interesting, inspiring and truly unique. The audience listened with keen attention, asked a variety of probing questions and left with outstanding comments. Thanks Ian!
Ross Reimer, President, Reimer Associates
"Ian was a great motivator for our group and I recommend Ian to any organization that is looking for an inspirational speaker who shows that everyday people can do extraordinary things".
David Sharp, Partner DFK Richard Hill, Sydney Australia.
“Ian gave a fantastic inspirational presentation at our annual manager’s meeting. He is easily able to captivate the audience with his incredible life experiences and adventures from around the globe. Ian’s sheer determination is inspirational in itself and our managers were still talking about the presentation days later!"
Ward Tregoning - President, Transfrt McNamara
“Ian’s speech was an incredible experience for all of us. It was inspiring, authentic, and motivating. The students were so excited about Ian’s story and message. We would recommend Ian to any school wishing to inspire their students to break out of their comfort zones and truly own who they are as individuals. A wonderful way to start the day!"
Peter O'Grady - Director of Student Leadership, Outdoor Education Teacher, Advisor Tim Rollwagen - Science Teacher, Grade Mentor, Advisor
Having Ian Evans come to our school and speak about his adventures was exceptional. His message of perseverance, commitment, and drive to achieve the unimaginable was inspiring for all our students SK to Grade 12. He is a dynamic and engaging speaker in large group settings and he also did small class visits where students could connect with him more personally, ask questions, and learn more about this amazing adventurer.
Ashley Stewart - Student Life Coordinator - St. John's - Kilmarnock
"Ian is a talented speaker that kept 100 Grade 8's mesmerized! The presentations were perfect for our needs - he took our suggestions to link his experiences to our programming effortlessly. It was inspirational to hear how Ian overcame huge mental, physical and emotional challenges on the South Pole Expedition".
Dr. Robert Wallis - Principal, Outward Bound Canada
"Fantastic inspirational talk to our new year 12 from Polar Explorer Ian Evans. Brilliant !! Mental toughness personified".
James Connolly - Assistant Head, The Maelor School, Wales
“ Ian gave one of the best talks we have had in many years at Norwell - feedback from both teachers and students was extremely positive".
Paul Frayne, Norwell District Secondary School