Welcome event planners
Are you looking for an expert speaker on Australia’s role as the future Gateway to Asia?
David Thomas, Director and co-Founder of Asiable, is a keynote speaker on Future Trends, Innovation, Leadership and Globalisation. He is well known throughout the Asia Pacific for his experience, credibility and deep understanding of China and Asia.
Live Conference Keynote
Studio remote delivery
Workshops and boardrooms
David is keen to ensure that the whole process of selecting and securing him as a speaker is both simple and smooth. See below for all the reasons why you should book David for your next event, and the answers to your likely questions. Please don’t hesitate to ask for more information as you will find David responsive, flexible and easy to work with. If in doubt, send an email to email@example.com.
Learn more about Australia’s role in the Asian Century
Please download David's speaker kit and bio to discover how he can add value to your next event.
Watch our latest videos
My China Journey - David Thomas
Innovation and Consumption Keynote
Four Critical Success Factors to WIN in China
CAN DAVID TAILOR HIS PRESENTATION TO US?
Of course. David will always aim to tailor his message to meet your specific objectives and to meet the expectations and needs of your audience. David will normally ask for a briefing (email firstname.lastname@example.org to book a meeting either over the phone or in person) and will often request more details about your event so he can fully prepare in advance.
What our clients say about asiable
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerDavid delivered a great speech at the Business of Real Estate conference this year on developing positive business relationships with Chinese, by understanding culture - insightful & interestingChief Executive Officer
The Real Estate Institute of New Zealand
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerI would recommend David Thomas as an excellent speaker on China. He recently presented his China Insights to 20 Melbourne executives (mainly CEOs and board members) who are also members of IMD Swiss School's Alumni. As I'm an Lausanne Ambassador…Director ICC:
International Consultants Centre
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerHaving recently travelled the breadth of the country to listen to leading edge speakers in regards to real estate, I found David's presentation extremely refreshing and addressed in very straight forward and easy to understand and implement, format. David's presentation…Owner
Mark Hay Realty
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerDavid Thomas recently spoke at one of our conferences and we had some great feedback from our participants. His presentation was described as cutting edge, insightful, highly researched and thought-provoking. So if you are looking for a speaker with ideas…Best selling Author of 16 Books
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerWe had David presenting at our National Conference this year and he really knows his stuff. Feedback from his session was excellent and there's little doubt that he's the master of this topic. We look forward to hearing more from…Founder & Director
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerOn Behalf of the Property Council's Capital Markets Commitee, I'd like to thank you very much for participating in the Is Australia overbought ? Capital Markets Seminar held on tuesday 10 November 2015. The Feedback from the attendees has been…NSW Executive Director
Property Council of Australia
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerYou can always tell when a presentation really syncs with an audience and yours did, which is great because the content is so valuable.Chief Executive Officer
Buxton Real Estate Group
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerWhen building a bespoke forum and study tour experience out of Hongkong for our Practice Principals, it was clear we needed to engage a China expert. Someone with a deep understanding of the challenges & opportunities of the region &…Head of Licensee Development
BT Financial Group
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerDavid Thomas was the opening keynote speaker at our Danish CFO Agenda conference in Copenhagen, Where we gathered 200 CFOs and finance leaders from large Danish companies for a day of inspiration and discussion. David gave the opening speech on…Partner
Deloitte Consulting A/S, Denmark
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerDavid's presentation was engaging, Humorous & delivered in a relaxed manner and was well received by our clients, His insights into the China economy & future plans were enlightening even to our China delegates
DHL Global Forwarding
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerDavid Thomas is such a dynamic, engaging speaker. His keynote was very well received by our audience as “very good to excellent.” The material truly resonated with our audience of Real Estate agents, many of whom have had little or…Chief Executive Officer
Property Profile Group
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerThank you for a really unique and inspiring day. Being in the service industry it is so important to engage with people from different cultures and your presentation was enlightening and received well by all. I would be glad to…Director
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerDavid's ability to provide us with a very entertaining mix of history, economics, social development and future trends was exceptional. He also provide a great mix of content very relevant to our industry as well as general content that was…CEO
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerI just wanted to pass on my sincere thanks for your excellent presentation to our senior bankers and customer on China and India. The feedback from the session has been overwhelmingly positive. The energy and clear insight that you brought…Former Head of International Products
Westpac Banking Group
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerDavid was the highlight of our recent real estate event for business owners. He provided loads of practical tips on how to embrace the opportunities in China. His talk was highly relevant, entertaining and everyone walked away width ideas they…Head of Customer Experience
L J Hooker
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerI couldn't recommend a better chairperson and expert speaker, after having worked with David on New Retail 19 where he both chaired and spoke as one of our keynotes on our China and Beyond themed day. I enjoyed his personable…Senior Producer and Event Manager
David ThomasChina Expert & SpeakerDavid Thomas gave a remote presentation to our members on the topic of “Hong Kong and China” in early 2021 and the level of engagement was fantastic. Feedback from his presentation confirmed that, whilst not everyone agreed with his position…Founder & Executive Director
Private Wealth Network
DOWNLOADS AND AV NEEDS
David will normally produce a PowerPoint presentation full of high res images, graphics and charts to illustrate the points he plans to make in his presentation. In some cases, he may embed a video. As a result, his AV requirements are relatively simple:
Lapel microphone or earpiece
He is also able to deliver an engaging and interactive remote presentation via your preferred online platform (zoom, teams, webex etc.) either from his office studio, a professional studio or at your own selected location
WHAT MAKES DAVID DIFFERENT?
As a China Business Expert, keynote speaker and thought leader, David is a charismatic and warm presenter with a unique ability to demystify a country that has long been hidden to the western world.