Discover why Oprah calls Mawi “amazing,”and Harvard Magazine says he’s “magnetic.”

About Mawi Asgedom

Since graduating from Harvard, where he delivered the 1999 commencement address, Mawi has spoken to more than one million people and delivered keynotes at conferences around the world. Mawi believes that the best way to help students is to help their educators, which is why Mawi speaks primarily to superintendents, school leaders, or educators at conferences or district-wide professional development events.

Watch excerpts of Mawi's keynote to 1,000+ educators at the International Quest Conference

An engaging and experienced speaker

Mawi Asgedom has keynoted at hundreds of conferences, reaching thought leaders, educators, and students around the world. Notable engagements include:

  • TESOL International Conference (3,000 Educators)
  • American School Counselors Association (ASCA) (3,000 School Counselors)
  • Harvard School of Education Principals Summit
  • Wisconsin Association of Superintendents
  • International Quest Conference; York, Canada
  • American Camp Association
  • International Center for Leadership in Education
  • The ESSA Conference
  • Illinois School Board Association
  • Texas School Board Association