Entrepreneur. Investor. Philanthropist. Speaker.

“People with great passion can make the impossible happen.”

Learn From an Accomplished Executive and Technologist

As an accomplished executive and technologist, Louis Hernandez Jr. feels a deep responsibility to advocate for the industries he chooses to lead.

Louis speaks to audiences of all sizes at tech shows, conferences, training seminars and events that intersect with business areas most disrupted by digitalization and how to navigate forward.

If you would like to have Louis speak, please complete the form below and a representative will follow up to discuss your needs. In the request form below, you’ll find sample topics that could be discussed, and presentations can be tailored to the target audience. If the audience is highly aligned with his interests, he will often waive his fee in exchange for a contribution to his public foundation.

*Speaking fee depends on audience alignment and schedule.

LH Advocacy interview, 2011

LH Advocacy interview, 2011

LH Bloomberg interview, 2 Small to Fail 2011

Selected speaking topics have included:

Topic One:

Digital disruption 2.0: the global tech tsunami. Presentation will discuss how the next phase of digital disruption will change how the industry works, how it makes money and how wealth will be allocated. A fascinating look at the accelerating digitization of several industries and the massive disruption it’s causing to participants in the communities. This can be tailored for media and entertainment, financial services and retail industries.

Topic Two:

The heritage players’ guide to navigating digital transformation. Most heritage players struggle to navigate the significant changes caused by the next phase of digitation. In this provocative discussion, learn proven methods for operating leaders to create and execute strategies to compete and win. This will include a discussion on leadership, competitive positioning and product strategy.

Topic Three:

Digital relevance. In the digital “tsunami” sweeping across industries, new entrants are picking off the most valuable part of the value chain while existing participants drag their feet to adopt to customers’ shifting preferences. The most important risk is losing the connection to your community. This thought-provoking discussion will provide unique insights into remaining relevant in the face of changing customer expectations.

Topic Four:

Saving the American Dream. Why community-based institutions and small business are the heart of creating jobs, economic stability and social stability.

Topic Five:

Differentiation. In a digital world, finding what makes you unique and different is more critical than ever.

Topic Six:

The Black Dragon Leadership Index. How to find the right people for the right organizations in industries under severe digital disruption.

Topic Seven:

The Digital Transformation survivors guide. For anyone who wants to lead and inspire their industry in the digital age, here is an in-the-trenches discussion of how to successfully execute a digital transformation.

Topic Eight:

Black Dragon Playbook™: The 5 Hidden Drivers of Successful Entrepreneurs. Selected insights into the tools used to create well-above market returns by building market leading companies.