Saby always strives to connect, laugh, and rise with the audience. As a speaker, he developed the ability to pair delivering strong messages with using humor and stories. Saby knows to ignite a meeting with energy and creativity, and have all present enjoy and feel motivated. Saby has delivered many keynote speeches at various events and has received lots of appreciation for that.
Some recent speeches
Ted X Utrecht popup - Your nickname, Your identity
A Ted talk on how your nickname can give you identity and define your life. So before the world finds a nickname for you, you should find your own nickname. Saby narrates his own childhood stories and his troubles with nicknames and the identity that comes with it. Through a heart whelming story he invites everybody to find their own nickname and identity.
Dream too Far - Toastmasters European Finals
A speech encouraging you to never quit your dreams and that you should follow your passion even if the world rejects you. An entertaining speech draped with jokes and humor while containing a very strong message. This speech fetched Saby several awards in The Netherlands and Europe in 2014. Some of the iconic funny gestures used in this speech are still remembered and appreciated today.
One Question - Toastmasters The Netherlands Final
An award winning speech given at Toastmasters, where he is asking just a single question’ “Why not?” Successful, comical and deeply compelling, Saby asks people to think “why not” follow your heart? Why not do what you like and more importantly why not say “no” to what you dislike?
Life after Death - Speaker's Corner
A speech on how a near death experience in the Mumbai flood of 2005 changed Saby's life. In a crisis situation of saving one's life, people start trusting strangers and helping each other. The speech talks about an traumatic experience when a crisis brought humans closer to humanity.
Rejection - Rotary Club Amsterdam
One finds his or her own destiny through a series of rejections. Rejection can be extremely painful but that pain is actually making you ready for the next step. Saby speaks about his journey of finding success through a series of rejections, of not losing hope and eventually how he ended up becoming a professional speaker. In an emotionally engaging speech, he invites the members of Rotary Club to not lose hope with rejection and keep their faith alive.
Art of Receiving Feedback - Evaluation Workshop
In a powerful keynote speech, Saby emphasizes the power of the art of receiving feedback with the help of the famous Shakespearean play of King Lear. He uses the 5 R's on how feedback can be effectively received at work, within a social setting and also inside the family.
Standup Comedy - Amsterdam Comedy Night
Saby made his debut at standup comedy with Comedy Nights in Amsterdam. He spoke about how often the phrase "Don't take it personally" is used to give harsh and bitter comments. The performance was also telecast on UK television.
Professional Speakers Association - The Netherlands
When the Professional Speakers Association celebrated its 10th year anniversary in 2016, they invited Saby to entertain them. Saby delivered a hilarious speech about his journey from trying to be an actor until he finally succeeded in becoming a public speaker.