Speaking Sessions

Caroline StokesCaroline Stokes is a sought-after speaker across human capital issues. Caroline regularly delivers keynotes, talks and workshops for global innovation leaders through an emotional intelligence lens.
Sample topic areas for keynotes and workshops include:
  • The Power of Influence (audience: tech talent.)
  • How Recruiters Can Be Loved (audience: HR/talent acquisition.)
  • Secrets To Creating A Coaching Culture For Talent Success (audience: HR.)
  • Why Your Organizational EQ Will Make Or Break Your Success (audience: C-suite.)
Thank you for your interest. If you would like to invite Caroline Stokes to speak at your event, please get in touch.


A list of selected keynotes, talks and panels may be viewed below.

Caroline Stokes was a pleasure to work with. Her talk was thought-provoking and engaging throughout, with her points on soft skills like empathy generating impactful discussion. We would be honored to have her back anytime.

Tom Coughlin, 2019 President of IEEE-USA

Selected keynotes and speaker sessions:


Panel: Building a Heart and Empathy Based Culture – HR Innovation and Future of Work Global Online Conference.

Leadership webinar – Treasury Executive Institute.

Keynote: The Coaching You Need Today – BCBusiness: Help Wanted: HR Strategies That Work event, Vancouver, Canada. 


How to Become an Emotionally Intelligent Organization to Survive the AI Age – TEDxBayRidgeWomen, Brooklyn, NY.

How to Lead with Emotional Intelligence in the AI Age Microsoft, Vancouver, Canada.

What Coaching Skills Can Do for Talent Acquisition Leaders and Their Team – ERE Recruiting Conference, Washington, DC.

How to Attract, Hire, and Retain Unicorn-Level Talent Entrepreneur webinar.

How to Harness EQ to Hire and Retain Amazing People or Land your Dream Job IVY digital event.

The Power of Influence Facebook Reality Labs, Redmond, WA.

Keynote: The Power of Influence IEEE-USA Premier Leadership Conference, EVO19 – The Evolution of You Pittsburgh, PA.

How to Incorporate EI Before You Embark on Your Tech Stack – CHPR North Vancouver, Canada.

How to Future-Proof your Human Capital – DICE, Academy of Interactive Arts and Science, Las Vegas, NV.

Recruiter Career Development Strategies – Recruiter Trends, Las Vegas, NV.


How to Adapt Your Emotional Intelligence During A Relocation – World Bank, Washington, DC.

How Recruiters Can Develop Their EQ and Coaching Skills – ICF Vancouver, Canada.

The Importance of EI and The Coach Approach for Recruiters – CHPR Vancouver, Canada.

Candidates and Your Employer Brand Need Recruiters With Emotional Intelligence – Cleveland SHRM, SMA: 2018 Annual Spring Conference, Westlake, OH.

How to Get the Most Out of Working With a Headhunter – The Career Branding Summit 2018, online.

Recruiters: Boost Your Emotional Intelligence – ERE Recruiting Conference, 2018, San Diego, CA.

Moderator, The New Diversity Frontier workshop and panel – DICE18, Las Vegas, NV.


Speaker – Annual Virtual Conference for the FORTUNE Headhunter franchise group, New York, NY.

Speaker – Recruiting Trends Conference, Palm Beach, FL.

Keynote speaker – VR Connects, San Francisco, CA.

VR Film Vertical Recruiting VR Connects, London, UK.

Presenting VR Talent Research VR Connects, London, UK.

Grow Your Talent Pocket Connects, London, UK.


How to Go Big in Vancouver  Pocket Connects, Vancouver, Canada.

Fireside chat BC Labour Market Report, Vancouver, Canada.