Featured Artist Owen Fitzpatrick is a best-selling author, globetrotting psychologist, trainer and speaker from Dublin, Ireland. Co-founder of the Irish Institute of NLP (neuro-linguistic programming), he’s regarded as a leading expert on the power of influence.
Owen has a Masters degree in Applied Psychology, had his own TV show on RTE ONE, and has presented TEDX talks at University College Cork, Trinity College Dublin and the Michael Smurfit Business School. A trained actor and screenwriter, he’s written six books that have been translated into over a dozen languages and worked with celebrities, olympic athletes and billionaires. He has shared the stage with the likes of Sir Richard Branson, marketing genius Seth Godin, Dr. Richard Bandler and Jean Claude Van Damme.
Owen struggled in his younger years with depression and lack of confidence. Feeling like an outsider and unable to impact others made him obsessed with learning everything he could about psychology. Having travelled extensively to 92 countries, including North Korea, Rwanda and Afghanistan, Owen is fascinated by how propaganda, storytelling and influence work. He’s delivered talks and courses in more than 27 countries in his inimitable rap style.