Volans drives market-based solutions to the future's greatest challenges.


Breakthrough Berlin

26 November 2013
Potsdam, Germany

Volans is working in partnership with the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt and Impact Solutions who kindly invite you to the very first Breakthrough Innovation Lab taking place in Potsdam, Germany on 26 November 2013 where we are convening cross-sector collaborators who are aware of the profound challenges we face such as climate change, increasing population and geographic-driven demands, resource shortages, strains on our economic & financial systems, among others, and understand that our current sustainability activities are not enough to deal with ever more complex challenges.

During this interactive workshop you will learn more about the Breakthrough concept, experience how bespoke design-thinking principles can inspire and facilitate team-based innovation and leadership skills that will drive an organisation-wide Breakthrough culture.

Keynotes and Expert Insight

John Elkington, Founder & Executive Chairman of Volans / Founder of SustainAbility, and renowned world-class expert and Prof. Dr. Gerald H├╝ther, one of the most reputed German brain scientists, will be keynote speakers and will work with participants to spotlight the practical dimensions of innovation and cultural change.

Breakthrough Innovation Lab

The Breakthrough Innovation Lab, a collaboration between Impact Solutions and the HPI Academy, is organised in partnership with Volans who developed the Breakthrough concept. The Lab takes place on 26th November 2013 at the Hasso-Plattner-Institute in Potsdam.

As places are now limited, registration asap is recommended. Please forward your questions and registration to office@impact-solutions.org. For more information on the event click here.


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