Over the past years, Sietse has spoken at dozens of events in front of thousands of people across Europe, both at corporate events as well as in education, government and non-profit.

Sietse speaks about the following topics:

  • Personal development and leadership
  • Media (internet, social media, television, convergence)
  • International event management (and of course, the Eurovision Song Contest)
  • Communications (press, crisis communications, mass communications, branding)

Each appearance is being prepared thoroughly, to assure the best possible fit with the audience.


Previous events

  • Eurovision Creative Forum, Berlin, Germany (2015)
  • Global PR Trends Summit, Casablanca, Morocco (2014)
  • Event Heroes, Bucharest, Romania (2014)
  • Het Communicatiecongres, Utrecht, The Netherlands (2014)
  • Eurovision Creative Forum, Berlin, Germany (2014)
  • Hanze Hogeschool, Groningen, The Netherlands  (2013)
  • Baltic PR Weekend, St. Petersburg, Russia (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)
  • The Marketing Kingdom, Tbilisi, Georgia (2012)
  • The Marketing Experience, Baku, Azerbaijan (2012)
  • Burton Academie, Veenhuizen. The Netherlands (2012)
  • The Marketing Kingdom, Zagreb, Croatia (2012)
  • Communicatievereniging Welcom, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2011)
  • The Prague PR Experience, Prague, Czech Republic (2011)
  • The Corporate Communications Experience, Belgrade, Serbia (2011)
  • ABN AMRO, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2011)
  • TEDxTransmedia, Geneva, Switzerland (2010)
  • Universiteit van Groningen, The Netherlands (2010)
  • Middle East PR Congress, Dubai, UAE (2009)
  • Hogeschool Utrecht, The Netherlands (2009)
  • Kamer van Koophandel Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2009)
  • PICNIC, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2008)
  • Forum Virum, Helsinki, Finland (2007)

Five reasons

There are at least five reasons to invite Sietse as speaker to your event:

  1. A young speaker with national and international experience. A unique experience.
  2. Valuable insights, well-presented. A presentation shouldn’t only work content-wise, but should also keep appealing to people’s imagination.
  3. To the point. Every presentation is tailor-made to the audience of your event.
  4. Using all ingredients. No boring slides, but smart usage of all available media tools.
  5. Sietse is eager to be your best speaker. Every audience deserves a speaker’s full commitment.

About Sietse as speaker

“Sietse Bakker has been our keynote speaker at several occasions during our international events. His presentation skills make him one of our most appreciated and admired speakers. During our event in Belgrade he was chosen as our best speaker by the audience, out of 25. His appearance in the television show Agents of Change in Macedonia generated the highest ratings in its existence. Without doubt I can say that Sietse is one of the most interesting speakers in his field.”

— Kosta Petrov, CEO of The P World