• Michael Kerr





     Keynote Address – Wednesday, January 23

    Putting Humour to Work For Less Stress and More Success

    Hall of Fame business speaker Michael Kerr will share examples from businesses around the world that have created more inspiring, safer, less stressful, more fun and more innovative workplace cultures by putting humour to work to drive outrageous results.

    Michael will share how your sense of humour can help you communicate more effectively, build a stronger team, spark creative thinking, and help you maintain a healthy attitude in challenging times. Plus, he’ll share his 3 simple but effective R’s for putting humour to work safely for less stress and more success in any job or any workplace.


    Michael Kerr travels the world researching, writing and speaking about inspiring leadership, inspiring workplace cultures, and humour in the workplace. Michael is listed as one of Canada’s most in-demand speakers – in 2008 he was inducted into the Canadian Speaking Hall of Fame.

    Michael’s workplace blog has been listed as one of the top-75 workplace blogs in the world, while his ideas on building more fun and innovative work environments have been featured in hundreds of publications worldwide. He is also the author of six books, including The Humor Advantage: Why Some Businesses Are Laughing All the Way to the Bank!