This is a riveting, motivational and humorous story of how Ariel, unbeknownst to the Cuban Government, devised one of the first illegal satellite dishes to bring forbidden television channels such as CNN and HBO from the outside world to his friends and neighbors when he was only fifteen years old. He built the dish using
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Ariel Coro, the most trusted tech expert for Hispanics and popular guest Hispanic Heritage Month Speaker announced today a special motivational speech in commemoration of Hispanic Heritage Month. His new speech, Resourcefulness is in our Roots, tells the story of how he grew up in Cuba during the “Período Especial” (Special Period) and how he and millions of others survived extreme poverty and scarcity of every possible kind through creativity and in his case, leveraging discarded technology to create and invent to be able to survive.
As a Latino Keynote Speaker, Coro engages the audience in his charismatic style through stimulating creativity exercises and will also share advice found in his motivational book “El Salto – aprovecha las nuevas tecnologías y alcanza tu potencial” that have helped him surmount incredible obstacles as an immigrant and to work for prestigious organizations such as the Hubble Space Telescope and Cisco Systems.
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In Coro’s motivational speeches your Hispanic Heritage Month audience will discover
Incredible stories of ingenuity, survival, and success from Coro and many Latinos that have left their mark and inspire us to succeed every day even when our resources are limited.
How to leverage the technology available to us in modern society to become more efficient to squeeze more productivity out of our day.
Where to find inspiration and positive influence to continue inventing, creating and innovating.
How diversity can help propel innovation in your organization, university or small business
What are some of the tech challenges faced by the Latinx community and some potential solutions
Powerful stories from his book “El Salto” about many Latinos’ first steps with technology in the U.S.
Popular Hispanic Heritage Speeches
Hispanic Inventors have contributed immensely to our society. What would the modern world be without color television, artificial hearts or concrete buildings? Not an easy place to imagine. What do these modern advancements have in common? They were all the brainchildren of Hispanic inventors. Each and every one of them has amazing stories of overcoming
Why a speech or workshop about diverse innovators and creativity? It’s important to reflect on our past roots to appreciate the present and embrace our future. Diversity and creativity, combined with execution, are the most powerful forces in any enterprise and if you look around carefully, it’s everywhere. There are many misconceptions around innovations, inventions
Customize your keynote speech or workshop
Customizing a speech or workshop to fit your event is extremely important for us. We work with many event professionals and we can unequivocally say that every keynote speech or workshop Coro delivers is customized to meet their requirements.
We take a great amount of care and pride in making sure that every presentation resonates with your audience, that’s why we schedule a pre-event call with you or your team to ensure we understand your objectives. We prepare slide decks specifically for each client presentation and submit them for pre-approval if required.
You may request a speech or workshop from Coro’s most frequently requested topics or you may also contact our team if you need something specifically tailored to your audience or communication objectives. Click below to answer a few questions that will help us customize a speech for your organization.
Recent Speaking Engagements
Coro was the keynote speaker this week for the 3rd annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration at Barclays. The speech was a combination of Coro’s personal story of overcoming adversity and achievement, combined with tech trends in the financial industry and useful advice for participants. “Ariel was a great speaker – very engaging and funny. I
Personal technology may be taking a turn for the worse. For many years, I’ve been a loud cheerleader for technology. I’ve experienced its benefits firsthand, after all, my livelihood has and is intertwined with tech every step of the way. But, what has changed? This was the central theme to my Hispanic Heritage Keynote Speech
We live in a globally connected economy. Thanks to the accessibility of technology worldwide, an unknown company can disrupt established organizations. Innovation and creativity are more important than ever, especially when combined with a vital ingredient – Diversity. Last week, I presented the keynote speech for CDW’s HOLA BRG Hispanic Heritage month event. It was
Frequently Asked Questions About Hispanic Heritage Month
Covid-19 has changed the way events are organized, planned and executed and, we all have to adapt. That's why, we have already booked numerous virtual events and are open to help your organization meet the challenges of hosting a remote, Zoom or virtual conference. Contact Coro's team and check availability for your event.
Coro is an accomplished Hispanic Heritage Speaker and his keynote speeches run from 45 minutes up to an hour depending on the client’s requirements and are filled with vivid examples, useful case studies and delivered with Coro’s signature enthusiasm and humor. Workshops usually run from 4 to 8 hours and are interactive, hands-on and designed to increase team cohesion.
Contact Coro’s team below to check his availability for your organization’s Hispanic Heritage Event.
While in Cuba, Coro was one of the first people to build his own computer out of scrap parts and he even engineered a makeshift satellite dish from spare parts of Soviet-era radios to access channels forbidden by the government such as HBO and CNN. This resourcefulness allowed Coro to eventually move to the United States. Coro arrived in the U.S. with very little knowledge of English and a high school education but with the will to succeed and to continually educate himself.
These Hispanic Heritage speeches are full of motivational and compelling stories about the will to succeed and ingenuity under tough circumstances.