3 Lessons from Innovation

Hamoon Ekhtiari

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Event: Ottawa Peace Talks 2016
Location: Delegation of Ismaili Imamat
Date: 19/04/2016

Hamoon draws on his experience in the innovation space to share three lessons to help us reimagine the Future of Peace: 1) focus on the problem, not the solution; 2) focus on the intersection between “yes, and…” and 3) look within.

Tags: Diversity,  Future,  Innovation,  Leadership,  Peacebuilding,  Positive Change

Hamoon Ekhtiari

Director, Strategy at TELUS and Founder, Audacious Futures

Hamoon is the Director of Strategy for the Executive Vice President at Telus and the Founder of Audacious Futures. He has worked on a number of enterprises that support young social entrepreneurs who are striving to make change in their own lives and their communities. He was the Founding Director of Studio [Y] at MaRS, Canada’s largest innovation hub and the co-founder of CatalystsX. He is a member of the Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference, a recipient of University of Waterloo’s Alumni Achievement Award, and a Canada Millennium Scholar.