Public Speaker

Joshua Berman speaks about camping and hiking at the 2024 International Sportsmen's Expo at the Denver Convention Center.
Joshua Berman speaks about camping and hiking at the 2024 International Sportsmen’s Expo at the Denver Convention Center.

Joshua Berman has presented on camping, hiking, outdoor safety, travel, and sustainable tourism, focused on Colorado and Central America. In addition to being a classroom teacher for more than 15 years, Joshua has been a presenter at a variety of travel shows and outdoor industry events, including THE NY TIMES TRAVEL SHOW, TATTERED COVER BOOKSTORE, BOULDER BOOK STORE, and INTERNATIONAL SPORTSMEN’S EXPO. He is available to give talks about his books and travels with stories, slides, and live music. He can also talk to your students or group about volunteering abroad and help prepare them for an upcoming trip. Contact him to arrange an event at your school, bookstore, fundraiser, or home. Here are a few more points from his public speaking resume: 

SPEAKER, TEDx BOULDER
Delivered talk to a full house at the University of Colorado Boulder’s Macky Auditorium entitled “Purposeful Travel” (Sept. 2013).

GUEST LECTURER, CU BOULDER, SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
Presented to undergraduate students in Travel Writing class; spoke about career paths in travel journalism.

WORKSHOP PRESENTER AT TRAVEL WRITING CONFERENCE: “If you love travel and writing, this is the workshop for you. Learn about the different types of travel writing and hone your craft at this one-day workshop taught by the best in the country.”

Keynote Speaker: Nomading Film Festival, NYC, 2012

Keynote Speaker: Society of American Travel Writers Freelance Council in Mexico, 2012

Former member, TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL

CONTACT: jberman@gmail.com