Yossi Ghinsberg


Business, Motivational

In the midst of the uncharted Amazon, after losing his three companions, a young Israeli traveller was tested to the extreme through 20 harrowing days of sheer survival. A riveting storyteller, Yossi Ghinsberg sweeps audiences into the depths of the primordial jungle. An experience that must be heard to be believed. 

In the midst of the uncharted Amazon, after losing his three companions, a young Israeli traveller was tested to the extreme through 20 harrowing days of sheer survival. A riveting storyteller, Yossi Ghinsberg sweeps audiences into the depths of the primordial jungle. An experience that must be heard to be believed.

His first book ‘Jungle’, based on this incredible adventure, quickly became an international bestseller and subject of a Discovery Channel feature length documentary called ‘Escape from the Amazon’. Yossi now speaks globally the Power to Survive through unrelenting crisis and change, then how to harness vision to begin thriving in the new reality. 

His keynote presentations are suited for organisations looking to inspire and motivate people toward their goals, despite adversity or unfavourable circumstances. Time and again Yossi’s presentations leave people on the edge of their seats, as if they have just lived through the experience together. Yossi Ghinsberg is a rare voice of our generation who’s compelling presentations are relived for years to come. 

YOSSI’S TOPICS

Wevolution Revolution

Using a fascinating story of building an eco-tourism resort in the heart of the Amazon, Yossi Ghinsberg creates ‘big picture’ lessons that help identify emerging trends and values in modern society and business. Using the metaphor of the internal design principles inherent in natural eco-systems, Yossi draws parallels between pre and post GFC economic philosophy. His insights will help shape the future of your leadership.

Audiences will be taught: 

  • How to recognise the new model of abundance its application in developing new values and strategies.
  • How to use the power of a timely idea to transform your business, your community and your life.


The Power to Survive

After a tragic separation from his friends, one man is lost alone for weeks in the heart of the Amazon with no food or weapons, in the midst of the worst rainy season in decades. Through this amazing experience Yossi Ghinsberg takes his audiences on an emotional experience of inner strength and self-discovery. This keynote presentation is based on Yossi’s international bestseller ‘Jungle’, now also a documentary produced by the Discovery Channel. Apart from the sheer excitement of Yossi’s presentation Yossi: 

  • Empowers audiences to adapt to their circumstances. They learn that we are co-creators of our own realities. 
  • Explores how adversity is part of life; being a victim a matter of choice. 

TESTIMONIALS

Spectacular, inspiring, emotional, breathtaking... all of these superlatives and more have been used by delegates who were privileged to hear you. You have touched many hearts with your wonderful story and people who have now read your book following the conference keep talking about ‘this inspiring man called Yossi Ghinsberg.”
Travelscene American Express

“Yossi, thank you! Your story was truly amazing and your message was right on target with the entire audience.”
IBM Global Services

“Thank you for your invaluable contribution to our recent Nokia Day conference. Your address was perfectly suited to our theme. Feedback received from the group was outstanding which can only be attributed to your ability to communicate the events you experienced whilst in the Amazon. The storytelling at the themed dinner was superb with all staff mesmerized by your presentation.”
Nokia

“It's always a challenge to find speakers of the right calibre for these high profile events. Your story was both fascinating and challenging. You possess the extremely rare gift of a great storyteller with the ability to create word pictures which capture the imagination of an audience and take them on a journey with you. We look forward to an opportunity to work with you again in the future."
AMP