Self-driving cars, drone taxis, AI, Hyperloop space mining, and 100% clean energy.
What seemed like science fiction just years ago is now on the brink of becoming the new normal.
For startups, corporates, and executives, the future is almost already here – with new radical growth ideas ahead.
Using scouting, scenarios, and multiple lenses on innovation, Chris shows how you and your team can pave the way forward. And with the right innovation strategy, mindset, and accelerated ventures, your company can become a true business model powerhouse for the future.
Strategy Tools for Disruptive Times
“Strategy is stuck”, says Professor Rita McGrath. For most firms, strategy is a stale, repetitive process, not a creative, ambitious, innovative strategy design. In the face of globalization and evermore rapid pace of change, leading companies are learning to work differently with strategy. Christian Rangen will show you how to think differently around strategy, how to visualize strategy and how to master Strategy Tools for Disruptive Times.
This unique talk will give a sneak peek into Christian Rangen’s upcoming book and is guaranteed to mobilize and inspire any audience to start working differently with strategy.
Accelerating National Transformation
Entrepreneurship and innovation are the engines of future growth. Across the globe, founders, dreamers, intrapreneurs and innovators are racing to create the future. New technologies, digital platforms, disruptive business models and national policies all shape an ever-faster global innovation race.
Bu how is your country doing? How can your investors, aspiring entrepreneurs, corporate innovators and national leaders create the eco-system of the future? How can we create global tech giants, 10000 startups and thousands of business angels to accelerate our national transformation? How can we get our country ready for the future?
In his talk, Christian Rangen will showcase global trends in innovation and entrepreneurship, explore the industries of the future, share personal stories of investing and building startups, and share insights from working with corporates and national leaders around the world.
How We Built 48 Startups in One Year
In 2016, a small band of entrepreneurs set out to answer one question; “How do we rethink entrepreneurship?”
The answer became X2 Labs – a startup factory. Over the next 12+ months, X2 Labs built 48 startups, scaled 12 young growth companies, and currently grow a handful of very strong scaleups.
This talks takes you behind the scenes in one of the largest startup experiments in the Nordics. It shows you how to apply lean startup principles on a massive scale. It gives you unique insights and personal stories in how to build better startups and how YOU can build better startups today.
Building Innovation Superclusters
Future-proofing the Chief Strategy Officer
Since 2007, the role of the Chief Strategy Officer has been on the rise around the world. But what does a great Strategy Officer actually do? And how do we help them get ready for the future?
In this inspirational talk, Chris will explore the unlikely rise of the Chief Strategy Officer, reveal the four roles of the Strategy Officer, show how to build a high-impact strategy team and how to bring the right strategy tools for the job.
Chris combines the latest research, personal experiences working closely with Chief Strategy Officers globally and fun, fast, fact-filled stories to show how your company can future-proof the Chief Strategy Officer.
The right mix of inspiration and action
Christian Rangen’s keynotes and workshops are interactive and engaging, and challenges your current worldview on innovation, strategy and leadership. Passionate and insightful, he delivers ideologies that not only inspire, but also equip audiences with actionable steps to take it beyond the seminar / conference room.
Transforms ideas into real business results
Armed with decades of experience in innovation & strategy, Christian Rangen’s clear, data-driven methodologies have helped companies across the globe design and implement growth strategy and drive real results – both in terms of building an innovation capability and significant financial returns.
Tailor-made keynotes and workshops
Christian Rangen and his team at Engage // Innovate spends a significant amount of time with clients to understand their current goals and problems in order to design relevant, up-to-date keynotes & workshops that is both of strategic importance and delivers the right degree of impact.