Author Simon Sinek to Deliver Keynote at 2013 CHC Safety & Quality Summit Gala Dinner

Simon Sinek, a leading motivational speaker and author of, Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action, has been confirmed as the keynote speaker for the Gala Dinner at the 2013 CHC Safety & Quality Summit.

The Gala dinner will take place on Tues., March 19, at the Westin Bayshore. With approximately 600 guests in attendance, the dinner is an excellent opportunity to network with fellow summit attendees as well as session speakers.

Simon Sinek is best known for his presentation at TED, a global set of conferences focused on idea sharing. His TED presentation and book, Start With Why discuss a concept that he calls the Golden Circle. This concept contends that inspiration and motivation start with why we do something rather than what it is that we do.  To learn more about Simon visit or view his TED presentation at

Underscoring the theme of this year’s summit, Simon will discuss how the Golden Circle concept can be used to make improvements to predictive safety in aviation through human factors. He has also dedicated time after the speech to answer questions from attendees.

Former Gala Dinner speakers include, Captain Chesley Sullenberger, Commander Fred Baldwin, Dr. Scott Shappell, Dr. Jerry Cockrell, and Sergei Sikorsky.

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