Alpinist / Climber
A legend in the climbing world, Conrad has crafted a legacy defined by taking on the most challenging climbs in the world, blending different technical styles, including a first ascent of "The Shark's Fin" as documented in the award winning film Meru. Countless successful expeditions across Alaska, Patagonia, Antarctica and Everest, while also serving as captain of The North Face Athlete Team for over 20 years, have helped cement his status as a thought leader respected across the outdoor community.
Conrad has lent his story and experience to a variety of audiences throughout his career, addressing global tech leaders, financial institutions, college commencements, and brand consultancies. His talks recap his career achievements and how he's navigated the most challenging and dangerous expeditions ever attempted, while leaning into the lessons he's learned on themes such as teamwork, risk management and pushing past limits.