One of the biggest struggles that innovators have is getting legitimacy and influence within their organization. It seems that innovation is an afterthought and innovation leaders do not have a powerful seat at the table. During this StratChat Webinar, we will share lessons from three innovation leaders on how innovators can build their reputation and influence within a company. We will be examining topics such as how to evaluate the success of your current innovation programs, how to get an early win and how to build relationships with key functions such as legal and finance. Join Alex Osterwalder and Tendayi Viki in conversation with Christian Lindener - Global Head of Airbus Bizlabs; Line Lyst - Global Head of New Ventures and Commercial Partnership at GN; and Mario Zorn - Head of Product Development and Innovation at Airplus International.
Dr. Alexander (Alex) Osterwalder is one of the world’s most influential innovation experts, a leading author, entrepreneur and in-demand speaker whose work has changed the way established companies do business and how new ventures get started. Ranked No. 4 of the Thinkers50 list of the most influent... Read more >
Tendayi Viki is an author and innovation consultant. He holds a PhD in Psychology and an MBA. As Associate Partner at Strategyzer, he helps large organizations innovate for the future while managing their core business. He has given keynotes, run workshops and worked as a consultant for several larg... Read more >
Prior to joining Airbus, Christian Lindener worked as Managing Director for Wayra Germany, a technology innovation hub. In this role, he oversaw the strategic direction of the organisation, as well as, the selection of startups and young technology corporations for integration into the Telefonicà in... Read more >
Line is a passionate innovation professional with a proven track record of accelerating innovation into new profitable business models in global companies. As the former Global Head of Innovation at Ramboll, Line puts innovation at the heart of the business. By applying key methodologies used by bes... Read more >
Mario is a corporate innovator by heart. In his role, he is heading product development and innovation in AirPlus. He leads a group of product developers, product owners and – explorers. His team develops new and innovative business models to improve payment and management of related processes in or... Read more >