Innovation is the catalyst for growth, profit, and sustainability for any business so it is no wonder that it is one of the most requested speaking topics from just about every industry. The following are the Top 10 Speakers on Innovation*:
Alexander Blass | Entrepreneur and Award-winning Innovator
Alexander Blass’s presentations help organizations to recognize and follow paths that will increase creativity, innovation, and allow change to be viewed as an opportunity. Audience members with leave his keynote feeling confident they can create their own map leading to innovative success.
Andy Boynton | Dean of Boston College’s Carroll School of Management, Speaker on Innovation and Leadership
Andy Boynton’s presentations take his audiences from conceptualization to implementation when it comes to innovative ideas and putting them into practice. He leaves audiences with openness to new and exciting views that may lead to the visionary ideas your organization needs.
Lisa Bodell | CEO of Futurethink and Best-selling author of Kill the Company
Often innovation is associated with a complicated and overly challenging process, however, innovation expert Lisa Bodell argues that this need not be the case. Lisa’s keynotes demonstrate that the complex processes that organizations have developed over the years actually hinder innovation and block original thought. Her keynotes have a very clear call to action: simplify and streamline organizational procedures to create a culture where every employee is an agent of change and innovation.
Dr. James Canton | Global Futurist and Visionary Business Advisor
Dr. James Canton instills in his audiences that innovation cannot wait for the future, but rather innovation comes through the anticipation of the future and the actions of the present. His keynotes outline potential disruptions to your organization and attendees will leave with a better understanding of what is coming and how to take full advantage of these rapid industry changes.
Whitney Johnson | Co-founder of the Investment Firm Disruptive Innovation Fund
Whitney Johnson will inspire audiences with her call for personal disruption as a means to create an organization-wide innovative culture. She motivates attendees to actually do the things they would only dare to dream. Whitney Johnson is a true influencer and innovator and will teach your audiences how to do the same.
Polly LaBarre | Author, Speaker, and Entrepreneur
Understanding that many organizations have been working since their inception to maintain and protect the foundational practices on which it was built, Polly LaBarre pushes audiences to break the status quo in order to achieve exceptional performance. Her keynotes highlight the importance of adaptability – or risk paralysis. Polly’s presentations are truly inspiring as she encourages attendees to be relentlessly creative, excited, and inventive.
Josh Linkner | Bestselling Author on Creativity, Innovation, and Leadership
You’ve come up with a spectacularly creative idea for your organization – so the hard part’s over, right? Unfortunately it’s not. Turning raw, unpolished (albeit great) ideas into a reality can be very challenging. Josh Linkner’s keynotes provide practical tools and methodologies to turn those big ideas into big results and big profits. Oh, and he’s an excellent jazz guitarist too!
Robert B. Tucker | President of the Innovation Resource and Leader in the Field of Innovative Strategies
Robert B. Tucker does his homework when it comes to studying organizations that have taken the road less travelled and have grown, profited, and gained notoriety in their field by thinking outside the box. In his fascinating presentations, Robert shares the concepts and the implementation processes of these companies, inspiring audiences to create their own innovative ideas.
Mike Walsh | Best-selling author of FUTURETAINMENT, Speaker on Technology and Innovation
So often companies survive on one big idea or major breakthrough, however, in contemporary business those who thrive are continuously creating and cultivating those big ideas and breakthroughs. Mike Walsh helps organizations create strategic priorities in order to prepare for the future of business today.
Richard Worzel | Leading Futurist and Best-selling Author
Richard Worzel’s presentations cover a vast array of potential sectors that can seriously impact the future of business. By exploring the future of technology, geopolitics, environmental issues, and shifting demographics, Richard’s forecasts allow audiences to clearly see where the business world is going, but also how to capitalize on the potential for innovation through these emerging opportunities.
*Speakers are listed in alphabetical order