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Brené Brown

Dr. Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston, where she holds the Huffington Foundation Endowed Chair at the Graduate College of Social Work.

Brené has spent the past two decades studying courage, vulnerability, shame, and empathy. She is the author of six #1 New York Times bestsellers and is the host of two award-winning podcasts, Unlocking Us and Dare to Lead.

Brené is the first researcher to have a filmed lecture on Netflix, and in March 2022, she launched a new show on HBO Max that focuses on her latest book, Atlas of the Heart.

Brené Brown

3 Reasons to Learn from Brené

Courage Researcher

At the heart of Brené’s work lies an exploration of courage, vulnerability, shame, and empathy. Brené’s research insights transform vulnerability from a perceived weakness to a cornerstone of strong leadership. She equips leaders with the tools to foster healthier workplaces and stronger, more resilient teams.

Impactful Author

Brené is a writer whose work has captured the minds and hearts of millions worldwide. Books such as “Daring Greatly,” “Braving the Wilderness,” and “Dare to Lead” are not just bestsellers; they are manuals for anyone looking to navigate leadership and personal growth in the 21st century. Her ability to blend research with relatable storytelling makes her work accessible and transformative.

Experienced Professor

Brené’s experience in academia ensures that her presentations are not only informative but also engaging. With a career dedicated to teaching both students and professionals, Brené brings an inspiring session that provides real-world applications of her theories.

Brené's at Nordic Business Forum 2024

Cultivating Meaning & Connection

Brené Brown will guide us in understanding our emotions and relationships. She will share insights on how we can find deeper meaning and build stronger connections with others.

  • Understand the role of vulnerability and courage in transformative leadership
  • Learn how to build trust and foster an inclusive, empowering team culture
  • Gain insights into navigating uncertainty and embracing change with resilience

Brené Brown will be on the main stage on 26 September 2024 in Helsinki, Finland.

Brené Brown & Nordic Business Forum

Highest Rated Speaker in 2019

With a 5,57/6, Brené Brown’s 2019 VIP Session is one of the highest-ever rated sessions at our events. She also took the stage for a keynote for all attendees later that day and was in the top 5. Needless to say that Brené delivered in 2019.

Frequently Requested Speaker

"Since her performances in 2019, Brené has been requested many times by our audience. We are delighted to have her come back 5 years later."
Ville Saarikalle
Ville Saarikalle
Head of Speakers Relations, Nordic Business Forum
NBF 2024

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25-26 September 2024 | Messukeskus, Helsinki