As a former U.S. Diplomat and published author (BREAKING PROTOCOL), Bob J. Satawake is a highly regarded and sought-after speaker and lecturer.

Named to OUT Magazine’s coveted "OUT 100 LIST" honoring the world’s more influential figures, Bob’s journey is an uplifting reminder on the power of the individual – and how anyone driven by their convictions and passion has the ability to overcome boundaries to not only succeed in their own lives, but make an impactful difference in the world.

With a drive and passion for change,
Bob’s insightful and moving talks are grounded in a foundation of living authentically, embracing challenges, fearlessly pushing boundaries, and improving the lives of our fellow human being.

Through powerful personal anecdotes, actionable insights, and behind-the-scenes stories from his professional and diplomatic experiences on the international stage – Bob challenges audiences to not be afraid to redefine the rules to unlock unprecedented levels of growth, prosperity, and life experiences.

Dynamic and inspirational, Bob’s message of hope, courage, and compassion for all permeates throughout all his talks – leaving audiences feeling empowered, inspired, and encouraged to instigate change while making the world a better place.

Bob regularly speaks at international institutions, universities, nonprofits, and business conferences/events worldwide, presenting on a range of topics related to Corporate Social Responsibility, Diversity, Inclusion, and the Promotion of Human Rights.

His experience and expertise has taken him to speak on numerous notable stages in the U.S. and abroad, including the American Chamber of Commerce in the Dominican Republic, the George Washington School of Political Management, and the National Conference of the Victory Fund. Bob has also been a guest lecturer at both the University of Chicago and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine sharing his insight on Public Health and Diplomacy.

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