Keynote Topic:

Understand & Engage Generation Z


Keys to Connect and Lead Gen Z Employees and/or Students


Meet the generation that's never been offline. Effectively employ or educate the post-Millennial generation. Ryan prepares employers and educators with the innovative insights needed to effectively connect with and engage Generation Z.


Generation Z—born after 1998—is pouring into university classrooms and the workforce. They have an entirely different approach to learning, communication, technology, and work than previous generations (even the Millennials). Growing up enabled and empowered by a tech-heavy and digital world, Generation Z has new strengths, weaknesses, needs, and wants.

Ryan helps educators and employers understand Generation Z and how best to connect and engage this unprecedented generation. This program is packed with practical ways to attract, engage, and lead Generation Z.

Attendees Gain

  • Insights into Generation Z values, behaviors, motivators, and expectations
  • Insights into how Generation Z is different from Millennials
  • Perspectives of the unique learning, communication, technology and work preferences of Generation Z
  • Strategies that are proven and actionable to attract, engage, and lead Generation Z
  • Techniques for communicating and connecting with Generation Z
  • Best-in-class examples of institutions and organizations successfully engaging Generation Z
  • Ability to recruit, lead, and connect with Generation Z

This program is available as a customized keynote presentation, a half/full-day workshop, or virtually.

"Ryan is an exceptional speaker who knows how to unpack Generation Z in a way that is accessible and fun."

~Mickie Calkins, CableLabs