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Alan’s dynamic safety and risk management keynote is built around the two years of planning and two months of climbing that went into making the goal of reaching the summit of Mount Everest a reality for Alan and three members of his immediate family. It is an engaging visual and educational journey packed with tools, strategies and innovative ideas that attendees can put into action to improve safety awareness, identify risks proactively, and apply mitigation and response strategies.
Alan is an international speaker, author and performance coach who is passionate about leadership, marketing and reaching new heights in all that we do. His unique philosophy of life revolves around empowering people and embracing an agile mentality focused on connections and results. By understanding what drives and motivates us, we are able to cultivate more innovative and effective ways of thinking and taking action. Alan holds a degree in Engineering from Queen’s University and a Masters in Psychology from Adler University, giving him a well-balanced approach to the outer and inner challenges we all face. Alan has worked internationally with large organizations. Living and working abroad has given him the opportunity to deepen his understanding of individual and organizational challenges, better appreciate cultural diversity and successfully adapt to different business structures. Building experience through a lifestyle of adventure and challenge, Alan embarked on the journey of a lifetime and set a world record on Mount Everest along with three members of his immediate family. It was a two-month expedition through some of the most exciting yet terrifying conditions imaginable and their success demanded an unwavering perseverance and resilience in the face of adversity. Alan delivers a number of exciting presentations and training programs designed to help individuals, team members and organizations reach new heights in the way we think and the actions we take in order to achieve breakthrough performance.
Presentation Description & Topics
Reaching New Heights
Alan’s dynamic safety and risk management program is built around the two years of planning and two months of climbing that went into making the goal of reaching the summit of Mount Everest a reality for Alan and three members of his immediate family. It is an engaging visual and educational journey packed with tools, strategies and innovative ideas that attendees can put into action to make positive changes in their professional and personal lives.
Key focus and learning areas include:
- Agility in safety responses
- Maintaining a future mindset
- Incorporating lessons learned
- Risk identification, analysis and mitigation
- Adopting an iterative approach
- Rapid adjustments based on data and immediate feedback
- Empowering others
- Collaboration and alignment
- Building trust relationships
- Reframing activities
- Continuous improvement
Alan’s program can be delivered in three formats:
- 1-hour or 90 minute virtual safety keynote
- 2 or 2.5-hour virtual safety interactive program
- Half-day virtual safety training workshop
Hear what others have to say
“Captivating presentation and incredible journey of risk versus reward.” – Terry Pile | Risk Manager | City of Kamloops
“The best program I have seen in the past 10 years” – Martin Brossoit | District Sales Manager | General Motors
Thank you Alan for delivering such an engaging and entertaining workshop for our School District! Your philosophy of focusing on outcomes rather than individual tasks was a key takeaway, and one I have referenced many times since. I have also incorporated your insights on the importance of effective communication, developing a support network, capitalizing on opportunities, and proactively managing change. It has been a pleasure working with you and your program was a truly enlightening experience for our team of education professionals! – Tim Stefanishyn | Superintendent | School District of Whiteshell
Alan Mallory’s inspiring presentation and workshop session for our health & safety week was a great success! His message was very well received by our team of construction managers and was a perfect fit with our focus of strategic planning and risk management. Through Alan’s facilitation of organized group discussions, our team also benefitted by examining our own challenges and ways for continuous improvement in our organization. – Melissa Doyle | Health, Safety and Environmental Specialist | Voith Hydro Inc.
Thank you so much for such an insightful presentation! Our members were captivated by your incredible story and heartfelt delivery. The interactive discussion portion on strategic planning and leadership was also very valuable, providing us with practical tools and processes tailored for our industry. – Hannah Chala, CMP | VP Education & Programs | Meeting Planners International, Calgary
Alan Mallory’s presentation is captivating, and his story is inspiring for our employees. For a business audience, climbing Mount Everest is a metaphor for overcoming obstacles on the way to outstanding achievement. It shows the necessity of good planning, preparation and training to reach lofty goals. It demonstrates the importance of teamwork and maintaining good relationships even when the going gets tough. Alan’s effective storytelling, accompanied by visuals from the actual trip, helped us all experience that climb and reach the top! – Peter Kinver | Chief Operating Officer | Barrick Gold Corporation
Thank you for speaking at our event! I just reviewed our event surveys, with top reviews being attributed to your keynote address. Your presentation captured the audience with a lasting impression of the focus, preparation, and reliance that was necessary for your trek to the top of the world. – Monica Klaas | General Manager | Alberta Seed Processors