Penny Locaso is on a mission to teach everyone how to future-proof their happiness. Her goal is to teach 10 million of us by 2025 how to adapt intentionally, ultimately influencing own happiness.
Penny is the Founder of ‘do-tank’ BKindred, she created the Intentional Adaptability Quotient (IAQ) – a world-first education program and measurement tool that decodes the skills required to thrive in an age being redefined by two trends: the ‘busyness epidemic’ and the emergence of disruptive technologies.
As a faculty member at the esteemed Singularity University at the NASA Research Centre in Silicon Valley, Penny has worked alongside the innovators of world leading technology and Artificial Intelligence. In the process, she has gained extraordinary insights into emerging technology in addition to decoding the human implications of rapid change. The prestigious brands she has worked with include Google, Atlassian, Microsoft, and Deloitte.
Penny is an international keynote speaker, educational innovator and author. With authority born from deep research including from Harvard Business School, she speaks on the subject of Adaptability and teaches her audiences how to cease reacting and start intentionally adapting.
We were looking to drive some ‘outside the box’ conversations this International Women’s Day, and Penny certainly delivered! Her… keynote was both inspiring and informative. It helped to move the conversation beyond the traditional conversations about gender, and into the realms of creating a future one success (and mistake) at a time. Our employees left feeling motivated and asking themselves the question ‘What can I do to prepare myself for the future, today?– Medibank
Penny spoke at our recent International Women’s Day event and was fantastic. She was engaging, interesting, interactive, genuine and inspiring. Her experience and story resonated so well with our audience, and we know this from the volumes of positive feedback on Penny’s presentation. She was also a pleasure to deal with and will certainly use her again.– Association of Treasury & Finance Australia
Penny was passionate, articulate, dynamic and added a lot of value to our panel discussion at the Salesforce World Tour Sydney. She was also a delight to deal with and we would love to work with her again – and suspect we will!– Salesforce Asia Pacific
I had the honour and the pleasure to host Penny as a keynote speaker at our Booking.com annual meeting in Amsterdam. She delivered a great experience and an extremely inspirational speech in front of a couple of thousand people.– Booking.com