Keynote Speaker: Dr. Matt Barney Founder and CEO, LeaderAmp
Matt Barney, Ph.D. is the Founder and CEO of LeaderAmp – a firm with new science and technology that makes coaching more effective, tailored and scalable. LeaderAmp has three patents pending on computer-adaptive mobile assessments and three new types of artificial intelligence that amplify the expertise of an expert coach in-between sessions.
Dr. Barney has held senior and innovative leadership roles for over 20 years at multinationals, most recently at Infosys where he worked for the Chairman & Co-Founder as an expat in India, running the Infosys Leadership Institute globally. Previously he held leadership roles at AT&T/Lucent, Motorola, Sutter Health and Virtual MindWorks. He has coached and taught hundreds of leaders around the world, authored six books, seven patents, over 40 peer-reviewed papers and has presented 178 keynotes in 13 countries. He serves on the business affairs committee of the board of not-for-profit scientific publisher Annual Reviews. He holds a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison; and an M.A. and Ph.D. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from the University of Tulsa.
“Barney’s multi-disciplinary approach draws from different business disciplines to develop an integrated model for value creation. It will serve as a guide to leaders in creating value on a sustainable basis.”
– N. R. Narayana Murthy, Founder and Chairman Emeritus, Infosys Limited
“With a presentational style that is both deft and compelling, Dr. Matt Barney brings a scientist’s precision and an experienced practitioner’s deeply informed perspective to the vital leadership training role. The resultant impact stands to be truly impressive, especially in terms of participants’ ability to incorporate newly acquired information into their everyday business environments.”
-Dr. Robert Cialdini, President, Influence At Work (IAW); Arizona State University Regents’ Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Marketing at Arizona State University and New York Times Bestselling Business Author