Dean Furman

  • Johannesburg, SA
  • Fees* $5,001 - $10,000

Tagline: Innovative Disruption

Talent Highlights

  • Disruptive Leadership: Dean Furman empowers leaders to embrace disruption as a catalyst for growth, equipping them with the tools and mindset necessary to navigate uncertainty with confidence.
  • Actionable Insights: With practical strategies rooted in real-world experience, Dean delivers actionable insights that drive tangible results, inspiring audiences to turn vision into reality.
  • Engaging Presentation: Through his dynamic speaking style and interactive approach, Dean captivates audiences, fostering an environment conducive to learning and collaboration.
  • Customized Solutions: Dean collaborates closely with event organizers to tailor his message to the unique needs and objectives of each audience, ensuring maximum impact and relevance.
  • Trusted Partnership: With a reputation for excellence and a commitment to exceeding expectations, Dean Furman and Speakers Inc stand ready to elevate your next event to new heights of success.

Keynote Topics

Ignite your curiosity and broaden your horizons as you dive deep into the riveting world of Artificial Intelligence with Dean Furman, a renowned speaker renowned and hugely popular speaker.

Dean has cultivated a powerful reputation as a keynote speaker, leaving audiences inspired, enlightened, and empowered time and again.

Dean’s talks are more than just informative; they are transformative, designed to break down complex technical jargon into comprehensible nuggets of wisdom that anyone can grasp. Whether you are an AI novice or a seasoned professional, Dean’s talks guarantee you a fresh perspective.

But there’s more to Dean than just the knowledge he shares; it’s his unique approach that sets him apart.

He masterfully merges storytelling and humor into his discussions, adding a dash of humanity to the technical subjects.

The result?

A compelling narrative that captivates his audience and immerses them in the vast possibilities of AI and innovation.

Book Dean’s expertly crafted ChatGPT masterclass for your team. You will leave the session knowing how to harness the immense power of ChatGPT and other cutting-edge generative AI tools.

Join South Africa’s top companies and multinational leaders who have chosen this transformative experience.


The masterclass covers

An overview of key terms and principles (eg: Generative AI, Natural Language Processing, etc)
An overview of Chat GPT, it’s capabilities and limitations
An advanced guide to prompting ChatGPT correctly to give you the most effective answers.
How to tap into Chat GPT to transform your operations – an exposure to the top use cases
How other technologies have integrated with ChatGPT to unleash powerful results
Who are ChatGPT’s main competitors and what to expect going into the future
What are the risks of using this technology, and what steps should you put in place to mitigate these?



Dean Furman is a visionary leader on a mission to revolutionize perspectives on innovation, disruption, and the modern workplace. With an impassioned call to action, he invites you to embark on a transformative journey alongside him. As the CEO and founder of 1064 Degrees, Dean Furman is no stranger to the ever-evolving landscape of business. […]

Dean Furman is a visionary leader on a mission to revolutionize perspectives on innovation, disruption, and the modern workplace. With an impassioned call to action, he invites you to embark on a transformative journey alongside him.

As the CEO and founder of 1064 Degrees, Dean Furman is no stranger to the ever-evolving landscape of business. He stands as a beacon of guidance, partnering with CEOs and leaders across industries, regardless of company size. His mission? To liberate them from the shackles of impending disruption and equip them with the mindset and tools necessary to spearhead change within their respective spheres.

Dean Furman | Innovative Disruption

Background and Expertise:

Dean Furman’s journey into the realm of innovation and disruption is as diverse as it is profound. With a robust educational background and years of hands-on experience, he has cultivated a wealth of expertise poised to empower organizations to thrive amidst uncertainty.

A graduate of prestigious institutions renowned for their forward-thinking approach to business, Dean honed his skills in strategy, leadership, and innovation. Armed with this knowledge, he embarked on a career marked by a relentless pursuit of excellence.

Over the years, Dean has held key roles within both established corporations and agile startups, affording him a comprehensive understanding of the intricacies of business operations across the spectrum. It is this breadth of experience that sets him apart as a trusted advisor to leaders navigating the turbulent waters of disruption.

Reasons to Book Dean Furman:

Event planners seeking to ignite inspiration and catalyze change within their audience need look no further than Dean Furman. With his dynamic speaking style and unparalleled insights, he captivates audiences, leaving them energized and equipped to embrace innovation fearlessly.

Here are just a few compelling reasons why Dean Furman should grace the stage of your next event:

  1. Expertise in Disruption: Dean Furman’s deep understanding of disruptive forces allows him to deliver invaluable insights tailored to your industry, empowering attendees to stay ahead of the curve.
  2. Practical Strategies: Beyond theoretical frameworks, Dean offers actionable strategies that attendees can implement immediately, ensuring tangible results long after the event concludes.
  3. Engaging Delivery: With charisma and passion, Dean captivates audiences, fostering an interactive environment conducive to learning and growth.
  4. Customized Content: Dean collaborates closely with event organizers to tailor his message to the specific needs and objectives of the audience, ensuring maximum impact.
  5. Proven Track Record: Countless organizations have benefitted from Dean’s guidance, with testimonials lauding his transformative impact on their businesses and mindset.

Booking Through Speakers Inc:

When considering speakers for your event, partnering with Speakers Inc offers unparalleled advantages. Here’s why Dean Furman should be booked through our esteemed agency:

  1. Vetted Expertise: Speakers Inc meticulously selects speakers based on their expertise, ensuring that only the most qualified individuals grace your stage.
  2. Tailored Solutions: Our team works closely with event planners to understand their unique requirements, curating a selection of speakers perfectly aligned with their vision and objectives.
  3. Seamless Experience: From initial inquiry to post-event follow-up, Speakers Inc provides unparalleled support every step of the way, guaranteeing a seamless and stress-free experience for event organizers.
  4. Diverse Talent Pool: With a vast network of speakers spanning industries and disciplines, Speakers Inc offers unparalleled access to top-tier talent capable of captivating any audience.
  5. Reputation for Excellence: With a proven track record of success, Speakers Inc has earned a reputation as a trusted partner in delivering exceptional events that leave a lasting impression.


In Dean Furman, we find not just a speaker, but a catalyst for change—a visionary leader committed to empowering organizations to thrive in an era of unprecedented disruption. As you embark on your journey of transformation, let Dean Furman be your guide, illuminating the path forward with wisdom, insight, and unwavering passion.

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