More than just a motivational speaker, Greg Bell is a thought leader, business consultant, and leadership seminar trainer. His popular books—Water The Bamboo®: Unleashing The Potential of Teams and Individuals and What’s Going Well? The Question That Changes Everything—have inspired an array of individuals and organizations, and on February 25 he’ll be bringing his positivity and enthusiasm to the main stage of the 2021 NIRSA Virtual Conference & Campus Rec and Wellness Expo, presented by PLAE.

Author of Water The Bamboo®: Unleashing The Potential of Teams and Individuals and What’s Going Well? The Question That Changes Everything and founder of Water The Bamboo Center for Leadership, Greg believes that every team, organization and individual is unique. Inspiring and energizing audiences with his engaging storytelling, Greg shares his knowledge with excitement and passion. His ability to masterfully blend insight and encouragement with just the right dose of reality makes him the consistently top-rated keynote speaker at major conferences.

As an innovator and keen observer of successful leaders and teams, Greg has learned that the key to success is having the courage to use the skills you already have to achieve a result greater than you previously imagined. Check out his 2011 TEDxPortland Talk: “Water the Bamboo.”

Program details are now online

Don’t miss Greg on the main stage on February 25. Program details, including educational session descriptions, are now available online. We’re looking forward to three days of making connections, exploring the latest products and services, discovering solutions, and celebrating many member accomplishments and contributions.

Financial assistance from the NIRSA Foundation is still available to students and professionals. In today’s difficult economic climate, financial assistance for professional development is more important than ever before. The NIRSA Foundation’s scholarship program affords professional growth opportunities for the field’s leading students and professionals by minimizing the cost of event registration. Applications are due February 11.

Apply for a NIRSA Foundation scholarship