Kijani Green

Public Speaking

Simon Gear is frequently invited as a public speaker and MC to corporates, environmental societies and running clubs. He is an affordable, professional addition to your function and has a separate fee structure for corporates and non-profits.

He is knowledgeable and eloquent on a range of subjects and offers talks on climate change, environmental issues, corporate environmental thought and long distance running.

Recent public speaking clients include:

  • South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI)
  • Nelson Mandela Bay Chamber of Commerce
  • Wildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa (WESSA)
  • Consumer Goods Council of South Africa
  • Sasol 20/20 Conference
  • Eastern Cape government’s launch of the Eastern Cape Climate Change Response Strategy
  • Climate Change Leadership Awards
  • The Greenest Event
  • The South African Institute of Electrical Engineers (SAIEE)’s end of year function
  • The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC)’s arbour day celebrations
  • Clay Brick Association’s Annual conference
  • Bromide IPG networking conference
  • SA National Botanical Society guest lecture
  • Comrades Road show
  • Runners World SA pre-Comrades Pasta party

Happy is he who gets to know the reason for things.

— Virgil, Roman poet, 70 – 19 BC