Captain Dave Gillespie is a renowned author, speaker, and professional Fire Captain, widely recognized for his expertise in helping people manage high-stress situations that come with high risks and consequences. With 27 years of front-line experience in extreme stress and access to the latest research and evidence-based practices used by police, special forces, aviators, and Olympic athletes, Dave has become a sought-after conference keynote speaker and workshop facilitator across Canada and the USA.
Dave’s expertise in resilience and high performance is particularly relevant in the post-pandemic era, as the world faces a myriad of challenges that demand individuals and organizations to operate in chaotic situations. As a current firefighter, college professor, and workplace mental health trainer, Dave leverages his extensive experience and knowledge to deliver conference keynotes and workshops that empower participants with practical tactics to manage high-stress situations effectively.
Attendees of Dave’s conference keynotes or workshops can expect to learn tactics that can be practiced right there and then, adopted by the night, and applied by the following day. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn from one of the most experienced and knowledgeable conference keynote speakers in the industry!