Keynote Speaker
Mel Robbins shares the one rule for being your best self

Tuesday General Session Keynote Speaker

Mel will take the stage following Hyland CEO Bill Priemer during Tuesday morning’s General Session.

Mel Robbins is a serial entrepreneur, best-selling author, internationally recognized social media influencer and sought-after motivational speaker.

Her digital platform inspires more than 20 million people a month with transformative videos, articles and positive psychology research. Mel’s latest book, The 5 Second Rule, has been translated into 29 languages, was the world’s No. 1 audiobook in 2017, and is one of the top five most read books on Amazon. Her TEDx talk about change has more than 14 million views. She’s the host of an original advice show on Audible, Kick Ass with Mel Robbins. Mel’s media company, The Confidence Project, Inc., produces personal development programming and online courses for her global student body and corporate partners – taken by more than 50,000 people a year.

On stage, Mel is a riveting, fun and unforgettable speaker – teaching audiences a wide range of science-backed strategies with life-changing impact. Mel has spoken to executives at some of the world’s leading brands, including Microsoft, JP Morgan Chase, Optum, Cisco and AT&T. She was also an award-winning opinion columnist and legal analyst for CNN and a Dr. Oz Healthline Expert.

A graduate of Dartmouth College and Boston College Law School, Mel is married, a mother of three and lives in the Boston area, but remains a Midwesterner at heart.

Tuesday and Wednesday General Session Keynote Speakers


Bill Priemer
Hyland President & CEO
Brenda Kirk
Hyland Executive Vice President &
Chief Product & Strategy Officer
Ed McQuiston
Hyland Executive Vice President &
Chief Commercial Officer