The success of any event largely depends on the quality of your keynote speaker. Space expert and astronaut trainer Nancy Vermeulen is guaranteed to keep your audience on the edge of their seat.
After all: who doesn’t want to know more about the future of space travel or the impact of space exploration on our daily lives?
With her knowledge about space and her experience as a pilot and astronaut trainer, Nancy is a popular speaker at events worldwide.
WHY CHOOSE SPACE TRAVEL AS A THEME?
Space travel affects almost every aspect of our daily lives. So many questions arise when we contemplate the possibilities:
How soon will space tourism become a part of our daily life?
Will a trip to the moon ever become affordable?
In which way will life on earth be influenced by what we discover in space?
Can we live on another planet?
Can space travel help us solve the problems here on earth?
Is the human body able to adapt to a life in space?
All of these questions and more will be answered if you book Nancy as a speaker for your next event.
WHO IS NANCY VERMEULEN?
Nancy Vermeulen is a Master of Science in Physics and Astronomy.
She became a commercial airline pilot to increase her chances of becoming an astronaut.
Nancy was admitted to the astronaut selections of the European Space Agency.
As a commander, she led a Mars simulation in the Utah desert in 2010.
She founded the first non-governmental academy for private space travellers.
She is now a popular international speaker.
She often gets interviewed by the media as an expert on space travel.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT?
The content of the keynote is tailored to your specific organization. Space is always the starting point, but the exact topic of the lecture can be informative, inspiring or motivational, depending on your expectations. Maybe you want to find out how astronauts work together as a team in space? Or you want to be inspired by the fascinating life story of Nancy Vermeulen: What were the obstacles she had to overcome to reach her goals? Or maybe you want to learn how space travel will affect your line of business or your daily life? Anything is possible. To help you decide, we have included an overview of the most popular keynotes at the bottom of this page.
HOW DOES IT WORK?
During her keynote speech, Nancy shares her scientific knowledge and experience with the audience in a way that is both professional and accessible.
The duration of the keynote will be adapted to your schedule.
The keynote can be combined with a lunch.
You can add additional options to the programme, like a workshop or a team building activity.
You are consulted in advance to discuss the focal point of the presentation.
WHO IS THE INTENDED AUDIENCE?
The lectures by Nancy Vermeulen are suitable for both small and large audiences. Speeches can be given in either Dutch or English.
Conference organizers looking for an interesting, unique speaker.
Children or young adults wanting to know more about science and space.
Companies eager to know more about the influence of space travel on entrepreneurship, sustainability, innovation, climate change, technology, or on their specific profession.
Teams that want to learn from the experience of astronauts.
Anyone who would like to use space travel as a source of inspiration or motivation.
WHAT CUSTOMERS SAY...
"Nancy is one of the most inspiring keynote speakers we have ever had within the ADM community. Her passion for technology and aerospace is truly contagious. Moreover, her personal story is a motivating example for many young (wo)men to aim for the sky!"
Ingrid Hoffman, General Manager ADM
"Nancy's story can only be described as inspiring! As a public speaker, she takes you on a journey through her life, and showcases perfectly what it takes to pursue your dreams. "The Sky is NOT your limit" will inspire young and old, and especially entrepreneurs: never give up, reinvent yourself and look for new opportunities! They may even lie beyond the horizon."