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Phil McKinney

Award-Winning Author & Innovation Coach; Former CTO at Hewlett-Packard (HP)

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Phil McKinney Biography

Phil McKinney, retired in 2011 as the CTO for Hewlett-Packards (HP) Personal Systems Group where he was responsible for long-range strategic planning and research and development (R&D) for all of the company's PC product lines, including displays, mobile devices, notebooks, desktops, and workstations. In addition, Phil led the Innovation Program Office, which was chartered to identify, incubate and launch new businesses for HP. After leaving HP, Phil took over as CEO of CableLabs, the global R&D and innovation lab of the cable industry funded by more than 60 leading cable operators from 35 countries. Phil is an award-winning innovator of technologies and products used by 100's of millions of consumers and businesses worldwide.

McKinney is also the author of Beyond The Obvious – a book that shares how Phil used innovation and creativity to achieve personal and professional success. The book has won multiple awards and recognitions and has been translated into Korean, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese and Russian. He also hosts the award-winning nationally syndicated radio show and podcast, Killer Innovations.

On a limited basis, Phil provides executive and organizational coaching and mentoring on innovation, creativity, culture, technology, and products.

His recognition includes Vanity Fair naming him the “The Innovation Guru”, MSNBC and Fox Business calling him "The Gadget Guy"​ and the San Jose Mercury News dubbing him the "chief seer"​. He has been credited with forming and leading multiple teams that FastCompany and BusinessWeek have listed multiple times on their annual list of the “50 Most Innovative”.

His work has been covered by 100's of news, business and technology publications and broadcast organizations including Wired, New York Time, Wall Street Journal, Fox Business, Chicago Tribune, PBS All Things Considered, FastCompany, Inc, BusinessWeek, VanityFair, Rolling Stones, BBC, International Herald Tribune, USAToday and many others.

Speaking Topics
  • Do you have Impostor Syndrome too?

  • Leadership and the Innovation Culture: The Actions Leaders Need to Take to Create an Innovation Culture within Their Organization

  • Killer Innovation Workshop: A One- or Two-day Workshop that Empowers Your Organization to Create Killer Innovations

  • The Future of Innovation: The Ideas That Will Impact Our Daily Lives 10, 20, 30 Years from Today

  • Practical Innovation: Removing the Mystery Out of Creativity

  • Beyond the Obvious: Killer Questions That Spark Game-Changing Innovation

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Beyond the Obvious: Killer Questions That Spark Game-Changing Innovation

Beyond the Obvious: Killer Questions That Spark Game-Changing Innovation

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  • How do I book Phil McKinney to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Phil McKinney for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Phil McKinney, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get speaking fee information and check availability for Phil McKinney or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Phil McKinney

    Speaking fees for Phil McKinney, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Phil McKinney are available upon request for live events and available upon request for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Phil McKinney, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Phil McKinney speak about?

  • Where does Phil McKinney travel from?

    Phil McKinney generally travels from Sunnyvale, CA, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Phil McKinney’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Phil McKinney for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Phil McKinney for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Phil McKinney or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.
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Award-Winning Author & Innovation Coach; Former CTO at Hewlett-Packard (HP)

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Sunnyvale, CA, USA
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Phil McKinney Biography

Phil McKinney, retired in 2011 as the CTO for Hewlett-Packards (HP) Personal Systems Group where he was responsible for long-range strategic planning and research and development (R&D) for all of the company's PC product lines, including displays, mobile devices, notebooks, desktops, and workstations. In addition, Phil led the Innovation Program Office, which was chartered to identify, incubate and launch new businesses for HP. After leaving HP, Phil took over as CEO of CableLabs, the global R&D and innovation lab of the cable industry funded by more than 60 leading cable operators from 35 countries. Phil is an award-winning innovator of technologies and products used by 100's of millions of consumers and businesses worldwide.

McKinney is also the author of Beyond The Obvious – a book that shares how Phil used innovation and creativity to achieve personal and professional success. The book has won multiple awards and recognitions and has been translated into Korean, Japanese, Chinese, Portuguese and Russian. He also hosts the award-winning nationally syndicated radio show and podcast, Killer Innovations.

On a limited basis, Phil provides executive and organizational coaching and mentoring on innovation, creativity, culture, technology, and products.

His recognition includes Vanity Fair naming him the “The Innovation Guru”, MSNBC and Fox Business calling him "The Gadget Guy"​ and the San Jose Mercury News dubbing him the "chief seer"​. He has been credited with forming and leading multiple teams that FastCompany and BusinessWeek have listed multiple times on their annual list of the “50 Most Innovative”.

His work has been covered by 100's of news, business and technology publications and broadcast organizations including Wired, New York Time, Wall Street Journal, Fox Business, Chicago Tribune, PBS All Things Considered, FastCompany, Inc, BusinessWeek, VanityFair, Rolling Stones, BBC, International Herald Tribune, USAToday and many others.

Phil McKinney Speaking Topics

  • Do you have Impostor Syndrome too?

  • Leadership and the Innovation Culture: The Actions Leaders Need to Take to Create an Innovation Culture within Their Organization

  • Killer Innovation Workshop: A One- or Two-day Workshop that Empowers Your Organization to Create Killer Innovations

  • The Future of Innovation: The Ideas That Will Impact Our Daily Lives 10, 20, 30 Years from Today

  • Practical Innovation: Removing the Mystery Out of Creativity

  • Beyond the Obvious: Killer Questions That Spark Game-Changing Innovation

Phil McKinney Videos

  • Do you have Impostor Syndrome ... too? | Phil McKinney ...
    "What happens when you share the secret that has been feeding your impostor syndrome for more than 25 years? Phil McKinney, retired Chief ...
  • Phil McKinney, CTO for HP's Personal Systems Group

Phil McKinney Books

FAQs on booking Phil McKinney

  • How do I book Phil McKinney to speak at my event?

    Our experienced booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure speakers like Phil McKinney for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment since 2002. Click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page to check availability for Phil McKinney, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get speaking fee information and check availability for Phil McKinney or any other speaker of your choice.
  • What are the speaker fees for Phil McKinney

    Speaking fees for Phil McKinney, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. The estimated fees to book Phil McKinney are available upon request for live events and available upon request for virtual events. For the most current speaking fee to hire Phil McKinney, click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak directly with an experienced booking agent.
  • What topics does Phil McKinney speak about?

  • Where does Phil McKinney travel from?

    Phil McKinney generally travels from Sunnyvale, CA, USA, but can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances across the country.
  • Who is Phil McKinney’s agent?

    AAE Speakers Bureau has successfully booked keynote speakers like Phil McKinney for clients worldwide since 2002. As a full-service speaker booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Please click the Check Availability button above and complete the form on this page including the details of your event, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Phil McKinney for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service speaker booking agency?

    AAE Speakers Bureau is a full-service speaker booking agency, meaning we can completely manage the speaker’s or celebrity’s engagement with your organization from the time of booking your speaker through the event’s completion. We provide all of the services you need to host Phil McKinney or any other speaker of your choice, including offer negotiation, contractual assistance, accounting and billing, and event speaker travel and logistics services. When you book a speaker with us, we manage the process of hosting a speaker for you as an extension of your team. Our goal is to give our clients peace of mind and a best-in-class service experience when booking a speaker with us.
  • Why is AAE Speakers Bureau different from other booking agencies?

    If you’re looking for the best, unbiased speaker recommendations, paired with a top-notch customer service experience, you’re in the right place. At AAE Speakers Bureau, we exclusively represent the interests of our clients - professional organizations, companies, universities, and associations. We intentionally do not represent the speakers we feature or book. That is so we can present our clients with the broadest and best performing set of speaker options in the market today, and we can make these recommendations without any obligation to promote a specific speaker over another. This is why when our agents suggest a speaker for your event, you can be assured that they are of the highest quality with a history of proven success with our other clients.

Phil McKinney is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as Do you have Impostor Syndrome too?, Leadership and the Innovation Culture: The Actions Leaders Need to Take to Create an Innovation Culture within Their Organization, Killer Innovation Workshop: A One- or Two-day Workshop that Empowers Your Organization to Create Killer Innovations, The Future of Innovation: The Ideas That Will Impact Our Daily Lives 10, 20, 30 Years from Today, Practical Innovation: Removing the Mystery Out of Creativity and Beyond the Obvious: Killer Questions That Spark Game-Changing Innovation. The estimated speaking fee range to book Phil McKinney for your event is available upon request. Phil McKinney generally travels from Sunnyvale, CA, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are David Nour, Ray Kurzweil, Bill Rancic, Gary Hamel and Jim Carroll. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Phil McKinney for an upcoming live or virtual event.

Phil McKinney Speaking Topics

  • Do you have Impostor Syndrome too?

  • Leadership and the Innovation Culture: The Actions Leaders Need to Take to Create an Innovation Culture within Their Organization

  • Killer Innovation Workshop: A One- or Two-day Workshop that Empowers Your Organization to Create Killer Innovations

  • The Future of Innovation: The Ideas That Will Impact Our Daily Lives 10, 20, 30 Years from Today

  • Practical Innovation: Removing the Mystery Out of Creativity

  • Beyond the Obvious: Killer Questions That Spark Game-Changing Innovation

Phil McKinney Speaker Videos

  • Do you have Impostor Syndrome ... too? | Phil McKinney ...
    "What happens when you share the secret that has been feeding your impostor syndrome for more than 25 years? Phil McKinney, retired Chief ...
    Phil McKinney, CTO for HP's Personal Systems Group

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This website is a resource for event professionals and strives to provide the most comprehensive catalog of thought leaders and industry experts to consider for speaking engagements. A listing or profile on this website does not imply an agency affiliation or endorsement by the talent.

All American Entertainment (AAE) exclusively represents the interests of talent buyers, and does not claim to be the agency or management for any speaker or artist on this site. AAE is a talent booking agency for paid events only. We do not handle requests for donation of time or media requests for interviews, and cannot provide celebrity contact information.

If you are the talent and wish to request a profile update or removal from our online directory, please submit a profile request form.

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