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Friday, February 5 • 12:45pm - 1:45pm
Cultivating Curiosity - The Anecdote to Fear

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Some consider George Kourounis to be fearless, but nothing could be further from the truth. Sure, it takes a certain kind of person to drive into the eye of a hurricane, to dangle from a rope over a steaming volcano, or jump into a pond with thousands of hungry piranhas. But although Kourounis has done all these thing—and much more—he’s not without fear. In this talk, he shows us why fear is not only something that can be managed and controlled, but why it’s a vital element to accomplishing anything worthwhile. Whether in business, with personal challenges, or even extreme exploration, fear is what gives us an edge. It’s that force that keeps us in check—and without it, we’re prone to making reckless decisions. In this inspiring keynote, Kourounis teaches your team how to harness their fear, and use it to their advantage. His secret weapon? Curiosity. It’s the antidote to fear that we all used to have in abundance when we were children, a trait that tends to get squeezed out of us as we enter adulthood.

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George Kourounis

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GEORGE KOUROUNIS travels to the most remote and inhospitable corners of the Earth to document the extremes of nature. An award-winning explorer, one of the best-known storm chasers, and the former host of Angry Planet, Kourounis frequently finds himself up close to the world’s most... Read More →



Friday February 5, 2021 12:45pm - 1:45pm MST
Virtual Feature Room A
  Feature / Conférencier
  • Language of Presentation English
  • Grade Focus General
  • Chairperson Mike Wheeler - None
  • Room Details None
  • Grade Focus None
  • Tags English