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Keynote Speaker

Sir Ken Robinson

Leading a Culture of Innovation

Sir Ken Robinson works with governments, education systems, international agencies, global corporations and some of the world’s leading cultural organizations to unlock the creative energy of people and organizations. He has been named as one of Time/Fortune/CNN’s ‘Principal Voices’.

He was acclaimed by Fast Company magazine as one of “the world’s elite thinkers on creativity and innovation” and was ranked in the Thinkers50 list of the world’s top business thinkers.  In 2003, he received a knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II for his services to the arts. He is the most watched speaker in TED’s history viewed by an estimated 350 million people in 160 countries.

What Sir Ken Robinson will be speaking about

The changing fortunes of the Fortune 500 will tell you that no company has a guaranteed place at the top. Keeping up and staying ahead of the game depends entirely on continuous and sustained innovation. We all know that’s true, but what do company leaders have to do to make it happen?

Sir Ken Robinson has worked with some of the world’s leading creative organizations—in the corporate, educational and cultural fields. In this presentation, he identifies the three myths about innovation that hold many organizations back, and the basic practices that drive the most innovative organizations ahead of the pack.

He presents a three-tier strategy to generate “systemic innovation” across the whole organization. He then identifies the three core roles of creative leaders to make this happen.

Takeaways include:

  • The need for “systemic innovation”
  • 
The relationships between imagination, creativity and innovation
  • The three levels of systemic innovation
  • The basic roles of creative leaders
    A Bigger Audience

    Alongside over 40million video views online, he’s been seen by 350million people in 160 countries across the world.

    A Principal Voice

    Named by Time Magazine, respected business publication Fortune and CNN as an influential voice.

    Online Following

    Reaching out to people directly each day, his Twitter following currently stands at over 354k.

    Top Business Thinker

    Included in the Thinkers50 List, honouring the world’s top business thinkers.