Adam Steltzner

Explorer of the solar system, student of human nature, engineer, writer, speaker and general loose cannon.

I thoroughly enjoy public speaking.  I speak on subjects of exploration, curiosity, leadership and managing innovation.

I am represented exclusively by Keppler Speakers Inc.  ( Please contact Chris Clifford, Keppler Speakers, at or 703.516.4000



  • "If you want an engaging, inspiring and humorous speaker than Dr. Adam Steltzner is your man. Drawing on parallels between the commercial business sector and NASA exploration allowed for everyone in the room to relate and take value from his presentation." -Microsoft World Partners Conference

  •  “I was so impressed with Adam Steltzner as a speaker and amazed at how well he dove-tailed in discussion covering the unmanned (JPL) precursor exploration paving the way for human exploration.” -Fred Haise, Apollo 13 & NASA legend

  • “Thank you so much for taking part in in the third annual New York Ideas, hosted by The Atlantic and the Aspen Institute. We hope you found your conversation powerful, refreshing, and rewarding.” – The Atlantic

  • "Thank you for securing Adam Steltzner for our conference yesterday. He was excellent and very well received by the crowd." -Kill Switch