John Coyle

John Coyle knows a thing or two about time.

An accomplished athlete who won the 1986 US Junior Cycling championships and a 1994 Olympic silver medal for short track speed skating, John is a leader in the field of chronoception—the study of how humans process time.

A graduate of Stanford University’s Product Design Program, John is an expert in innovation and design thinking, and the author of Design For Strengths: Applying Design Thinking to Individual and Team Strengths (2018) and The Art of Really Living Manifesto (2016).

With a mission to innovate the human experience, #TheTimeGuy teaches innovation courses at Marquette University and at CEDIM University Graduate School in Mexico, and also serves as an NBC sports analyst.

Past Presentations

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008