Tim Jarvis AM

Keynote Speaker

Tim Jarvis is a highly sought after keynote speaker, applying lessons learned from leading the world’s most challenging expeditions to talk about leadership, resilience, problem solving, team work, change management and goal setting.

​Tim’s keynotes are motivated by his desire to help audiences achieve their potential drawing parallels from his expeditions and environmental works.

​Tim Jarvis provides first hand accounts of the fascinating regions in which he has travelled and worked, with his expedition analogies offering powerful insights that can be applied to any ambition.

​Tim Jarvis is an Environmental Scientist and speaks all over the world at conferences and events.

Based in Adelaide

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About

Tim Jarvis is a highly sought after keynote speaker, applying lessons learned from leading the world’s most challenging expeditions to talk about leadership, resilience, problem solving, team work, change management and goal setting.

​Tim’s keynotes are motivated by his desire to help audiences achieve their potential drawing parallels from his expeditions and environmental works.

​Tim Jarvis provides first hand accounts of the fascinating regions in which he has travelled and worked, with his expedition analogies offering powerful insights that can be applied to any ambition.

​Tim Jarvis is an Environmental Scientist and speaks all over the world at conferences and events.

International Explorer

2013

Tim Jarvis led a team to become the first to retrace Sir Ernest Shackleton’s Epic voyage across 800 nautical miles of the most challenging and treacherous seas on the planet – the Southern Ocean – sailing from Elephant Island to South Georgia aboard Alexandra Shackleton, an exact replica of Shackleton’s (6.9m) boat. Once there the team scaled hazardous mountain peaks to arrive at Shackleton’s final destination.

2007

Tim Jarvis completed an Antarctica expedition recreating the amazing expedition and human feat of Sir Douglas Mawson. Tim Jarvis walked 500 km pulling a sleigh full of supplies, and living on almost the same rations as Mawson himself.

1999

Joint record holder with fellow Australian explorer Peter Treseder for the fastest unsupported journey to the geographic South Pole and the longest unsupported Antarctic journey in history.

LESSONS FROM A CAREER OF POLAR EXPLORATION AND SCIENCE

​Tim Jarvs focusses on lessons he’s learned throughout his various expeditions relating to problem solving, teamwork, change management and goal setting while undertaking such extreme endeavours and how they can be applied to any business.

He has great insight after almost two decades of polar travel, and over 20 years working as an environmental scientist, about topics including human-induced environmental change and how we can reduce our own environmental impact. He also looks at the associated opportunities and costs and how to manage change in both our personal and professional lives and at a corporate level.

​MOTIVATING CHANGE

​Tim is motivated by his desire to help people achieve key milestones, drawing on parallels from his expeditions and environmental work. His insights apply both to highly motivated individuals working to achieve personal goals as well as organisations embarking on change towards business or sustainability outcomes.

Tim provides first-hand information on the fascinating regions in which he has travelled and worked, with expedition analogies offering unique insights into the very real parallels that exist with the business world.

​A WORLD OF CHANGE: SEMINARS AND PRESENTATIONS

Motivation / Professional Development

Topics include leadership, managing change, overcoming adversity, problem solving, personal goal setting, time management and team building. Tim uses parallels from a lifetime of adventure to assist individuals in achieving their potential.

Corporate Environmental Sustainability

Examines global connections, focusing on the Polar regions and the opportunities and practical issues associated with improved environmental sustainability for business. Topics include Corporate Environmental Management, Corporate Citizenship, Strategic Planning and Corporate Change.

Tim also explores how individuals can make a greater contribution to more sustainable living, both domestically and in the workplace.

Tim Jarvis is based in Adelaide

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