The World’s Largest Gathering of Futurists
27 & 28 November
Disability Inclusion Consultant
Jessica Smith is a leading global disability inclusion consultant. The former Australian Paralympic Swimmer, is also a public & motivational speaker and children’s author. As a public speaker, writer, lecturer and using her social media presence, Jessica helps facilitate honest conversations about diversity and accessiblity, to highlight practical solutions to improve the lack of inclusivity within society. Jessica is an accomplished and highly sought after international motivational speaker and MC, having stood on many platforms throughout schools, universities, businesses and community organisations, including the United Nations. She combines personal experience and her academic research to formulate strategic initiatives to help people understand the complexities associated with diversity and inclusion. She is inspired by diversity and inclusion initiatives within the corporate and community fields; combining extensive knowledge in Diversity & Inclusion and Public Health with real life advisory experience acquired to bring together the puzzle pieces and create positive outcomes for her clients. Known for fostering trusting, professional relationships with colleagues and clients alike, Jessica has built a solid reputation for providing considered and informed advice which resolves varying challenges associated with diversity and inclusion. Driven by integrity and respect at all times, Jessica safeguards and builds relationships with longevity; delivering results with wisdom and attentive diplomacy.