Europe, Middle East, and Africa Annual Conference

November 8–10, 2021 | Building Better Outcomes | Virtual

Keynote Speakers

Keynote I: What’s Your Ecosystem Strategy?

Michael_JacobidesMichael G. Jacobides, Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, London Business School

Michael G Jacobides is the Sir Donald Gordon Professor of Entrepreneurship & Innovation and Professor of Strategy at London Business School. Selected as one of the top 50 Management Thinkers worldwide, he is Academic Advisor to BCG, Lead Advisor to Evolution Ltd, and Chief Digital Economy Advisor at the HCC. He is an advisor to Fortune 500 firms, tech-powered startups and regulators. His award winning research looks at how the digital revolution reshapes firms, sectors and ecosystems, and what they can do to respond. He is a regular speaker in corporate events and meetings, from TEDx to the WEF in Davos.

Keynote II: Speaking Truth to Power

Megan_ReitzMegan Reitz, Professor, Leadership and Dialogue, Hult International Business School

Megan is Professor of Leadership and Dialogue at Hult International Business School where she speaks, researches, consults and supervises on the intersection of leadership, change, dialogue and mindfulness. She is on the Thinkers50 radar of global business thinkers and is ranked in HR Magazine’s Most Influential Thinkers listing. She has written Dialogue in Organizations and Mind Time and her new book, with Financial Times Publishing, is called Speak Up which was shortlisted for the CMI Management Book of the Year 2020. She is mother to two wonderful daughters who test her regularly on her powers of mindfulness and dialogue.