Sustainability Driven Innovation
- 11-01-2017 19:00 - 21:00
- XNODE@JingAn, Shanghai
A unique opportunity to attend a workshop with The Natural Step, the world’s 1st Sustainability Advisory firm. Learn how to use sustainability principles to design, innovate and co-create disruptive products and services.
What can You expect?
- The Natural Step has for close to 30 years been coaching the most progressive companies in adopting sustainability principles as design constraints for their product, service and business model innovation.
- At this event we will explore and discuss how any company, be it an industry leader or startup, can become a disruptive paradigm shifter while significantly improving its profitability.
- You will be inspired by real-life cases from Nike (voted most innovative company in the world 2013 by Fast-Company magazine), Philips and the Italian space industry startup D-Orbit.
- As our courses and workshops are hands-on, participatory experiences, you will also get to apply the concepts discussed to a real-life situation and therefore much more able to and transfer what you have learned to your business, community, or organization.
Patrik Sandin, Founder of The Natural Step China (TNS) and CEO of its Shanghai based innovation lab T2L. Patrik has 20 years of experience as consultant in the areas of strategy, M&A, operations, business model innovation and sustainability.
Lin Zhang, Director of Operations, The Natural Step China (TNS). Lin has over 10 years project management experience in the areas of ASIC development, Telecom R&D and Sustainability and currently leads all of TNS client projects in China.
About The Natural Step
Founded in Sweden 1989 by Dr. Karl-Henrik Robert with King Carl XVI Gustaf as patron, The Natural Step no has offices in 11 countries and representatives and ambassadors in over 50 countries. The Natural Step educates leaders and works as a partner for leading organisations ready to address humanity’s grand challenges to create a better future. TNS enables decision makers to manage complexity, define their future position and seize opportunities for short and long term success.
There are limited places for this interactive workshop so if you are interested make sure to register early. For RSVP and/or more innovation, please visit this link.
This is not a Green Initiatives-organized event. To register for this event please contact the organizers directly.