Sucheta Rawal has given keynote addresses at conferences, graduation ceremonies, corporate lunch and learn programs, awards receptions, leadership groups, food festivals, cooking expos, travel shows, study abroad programs and more. Click here to request Sucheta to speak at your event.

Coming soon: How Travel, Not Technology Can Build Cultural Intelligence In The Next Generation at TedXClintonMiddleSchool

Sucheta at PowerToFly Diversity Reboot Summit 2023.

POC2020 at UNGA75 One on One Conversations with Sucheta Rawal on Cultural Awareness and the Future Generation from FSUN+IMPACT on Vimeo.

Sucheta on Good Day Charlotte.

Speaking at Consulate General of Brazil in Atlanta about her new Beato Goes To Brazil book.

Inspiring high-school and college students at Cobb Leadership’s international night.

Past Presentations:

Panelist at U.S. Travel Communications Advisory Committee meeting at International Pow Wow (IPW) in Orlando (2022).

Speaker at Society of American Travel Writers (SATW) Editors Council Conference in Grand Rapids (2022).

Keynote speaker at Southern Company‘s leadership team building dinner in Atlanta (2022).

Panelist at 2022 Georgia Governor’s Tourism Conference in Athens (2022).

Inspiration for the Author in you author panel in partnership with the Gwinnett County Public Library and SCBWI (2020).

Role of media in diversity and inclusion at the virtual Travel Unity Summit (2020).

Branding yourself in travel media professional development workshop at Society of American Travel Writers (2020).

Brazilian Children’s Day and Brazilian Heritage Week at Downtown Doral Charter Elementary School in Miami (2020).

Cultural awareness in future generations at The United Nations in New York City (2020).

Author talk and Brazil travel at Consulate of Brazil in Houston. (2020)

Fireside chat on meaningful travel at global Wanderful community. (2020)

Moderator at PRSA panel discussion on reopening Southern California. (2020)

Book reading to Delta Airlines global employees. (2020)

Guest Speaker at New Mexico Highlands University‘s travel writing program. (2020)

Antarctica Travel at The New York Times Travel Show in New York City, NY. (2020)

Beato Goes To Brazil Book Release at the Consulate of Brazil in Atlanta, GA (2019)

Teaching kids about the world through picture books at KSU’s Conference on Literature for Children and Young Adults, Kennesaw, GA (2019)

Panelist on marketing your indie book at SCBWI Spring Mingle picture book incentive, Decatur, GA (2019)

“Meet the Experts” speaker on family travel & volunteer travel and book signing at The New York Times Travel Show, New York City (2017, 2018, 2019)

Featured guest author book reading and talk at National Children’s Book Library, Chisinau, Moldova (2018)

Meet the author summer reading program at Gwinnett Library, Suwanee, GA (2018)

Meet the author and book signing at Decatur Book Festival, Decatur, GA (2018, 2019), Mississippi Book Festival, Jackson, MS (2019)

Book reading and signing at JapanFest, Atlanta, GA (2018, 2019)

Author visit, reading and talk at Oakwood Adventist Academy, Huntsville, AL (2018)

Reading/ signing at International Society of Huntsville’s Annual Festival, Huntsville, AL (2018)

Keynote at Harvard Club of Atlanta (2018)

Reading at Teasley Elementary back to school playdate, Smyrna (2018)

Featured author book reading & signing at Gwinnett Kids Expo, Lawrenceville (2018)

Lunch & learn on responsible travel at First Data, Atlanta (2018)

Book reading & signing at Global Ties and Rotary Club in Huntsville, AL (2018)

Guest of honor author from US at BookFest 2018 in Bucharest, Romania (2018)

Diversity in the Classroom at Georgia Library Media Association annual conference, Peachtree City (2018)

Culture day author reading & signing at Sanders Elementary School, Austell (2018)

Faces of Entrepreneurship guest speaker at Georgia State University’s Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute, Atlanta (2018)

Book signing & Japanese cultural presentation at Tomadachi Japanese Club of Japan American Society, Atlanta (2018)

Book reading and signing at Sara Smith Elementary School, Atlanta (2018)

Empowering Women in India and Around The World for Girl Talk Freshman Learning Community at Kennesaw State University (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)

Global Travel Tips for Women and Book Signing at New York Times Travel Show, New York City (2017)

Travel as a Personal Journey and Volunteer Vacations at The New York Travel Festival, New York City (2017)

Writing workshop at Gwinnett Literacy Institute, Ivy Creek Elementary School, GA (2017)

Presented sessions on Volunteer Travel and Community Engagement at The Friendship Force International 40th anniversary global conference, Manchester, UK (2017)

Speaker on Finding a Career with Passion at Global Youth Leadership in Action at Brandon Hall School, Atlanta (2017)

Panelist on Volunteer Travel, Finding Authentic Food and Author Talk at Immersion Magazine’s Sustainable Travel Summit (2017)

Keynote Speaker at Uncharted Adventures – The Philippines promo event in Atlanta (2017)

Blogging for Small Business at Emprendedores Latinos iConnect, Atlanta (2017)

Fostering Young Global Citizens at The Atlantic Institute, Atlanta (2017)

How to Write Your Own Storybooks at Teasley Elementary School, GA (2017)

Tips for Females Traveling Solo keynote to Atlanta Independent Women’s Network (2016)

Community Engagement and Go Eat Give at Rotary Club International Marietta Chapter (2016)

Panelist and moderator on global food cultures at Turin Epicurean Capital, Italy (2016)

How To Live a Courageous Life on air at Courageous Living Show on Blab (2016)

Keynote Speaker at Cobb Youth Leadership Dinner inspiring high school students to Follow Their Passion (2016, 2017)

Guest Lecture at North Cobb High School International Studies Magnet program on What You Can Learn From Traveling (2016)

How to experience the true culture of a country through volunteer vacationing at Travel and Adventure Show in Dallas, Santa Clara, San Diego, Philadelphia and Washington DC (2013, 2014, 2015)

Guest Speaker on Restaurant Reviews and Food Writing at Journalism course at University of Georgia (2015)

Indian Cooking and Cultural Etiquettes for Seniors of Westminster School in Atlanta (2015)

On Go Eat Give’s Diversity Engagement in Atlanta for World Economic Forum’s Atlanta Global Shapers (2015)

Adding Spices to Your Life, and Your Cooking at International Club of Atlanta (2015)

Cuban cooking demonstration at Taste of Travel Stage at Travel and Adventure Show in Washington DC and Philadelphia (2015)

Volunteer vacationing and Cuisine of Indonesia and Nepal – talk and cooking demo for May Heritage Month at Coca Cola Company headquarters in Atlanta (2014)

Volunteer Vacationing After Retirement at Elliott and Associates Wealth Advisors, Inc., Marietta (2014)

Sprite and Spicy marketing campaign recipe development and cooking demo at Coca Cola Company headquarters in Atlanta (2014)

Connecting cultures through volunteer vacationing to International Class at Atlanta Presbyterian Church (2014)

Mexican cooking demonstration at Taste of Travel Stage at Travel and Adventure Show in San Diego (2014)

Introduction to Go Eat Give and volunteer vacationing at Emory University Alumni Travel Reception in Atlanta (2014)

Guest Speaker on Food Culture of India and Pakistan for Nutrition Course at Georgia State University (2013)

How Go Eat Give is connecting people, places and palates at International Women Associates monthly lecture (2013)

Balinese cooking demonstration at Taste of Travel Stage at Travel and Adventure Show in Dallas (2013)

Keynote Speaker on Finding Purpose in Your Career at JCI Atlanta and World Affairs Council Young Leaders Event (2013)

Spanish cooking demonstration at Taste of Travel Stage at Travel and Adventure Show in Washington DC (2013)

Motivational speech on volunteer traveling at Seogang College Annual Day in Seoul, South Korea (2013)

Demonstration and hands-on cooking classes at The Hal’s Kitchen in Atlanta (2011-2013)

Inside The Food Studio chef’s panel discussion at Taste of Atlanta and Indian breakfast recipe demonstration (2012)

Finding local and authentic food to Study Abroad Program Students at George Madison University in Florence, Italy (2012)

Indian cooking demonstration at Around the World Visits Snellville festival (2012)

Cooking with herbs demonstration at Sandy Springs Garden Club (2012)

Hip Indian cooking classes at various The Cook’s Warehouse locations (2010-2012)

The Importance of Cultural Diplomacy at Georgia Council of International Visitor’s Atlanta Summit on Citizen Diplomacy (2012)

Moroccan and Indian cooking classes at The Glass Bazaar cooking school in Knoxville (2012)

Cyprus cooking demonstration at Taste of Travel Stage at Travel and Adventure Show in Atlanta (2012)

Brunch Around the World cooking class at The Dorothy Lane School of Cooking in Ohio (2012)

Keynote address at the International Students Graduation ceremony at Georgia State University (2009)

What is the concept of volunteer vacationing at two annual Global Heath and Humanitarian Summits (2008, 2009)