About The Speaker

Joachim De Vos

Co-Chairman Living Tomorrow, Founder TomorrowLab / Group Managing Partner, Author of the book Why Innovation Fails.


Joachim De Vos is a highly accomplished professional with a wealth of experience in the fields of innovation, foresight, and technology. He currently serves as the Co-Chairman and Managing Partner of Living Tomorrow and TomorrowLab in Brussels, where he oversees the development of cutting-edge innovation projects and fosters collaboration between companies, governments, and knowledge institutions.

In addition to his leadership roles, Joachim is also a respected academic and author. He holds a Master’s degree in Science, Telecommunications, and Electronics Engineering from KUL, as well as an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University Chicago and FBS Antwerp.

Joachim’s expertise in innovation and foresight is further demonstrated by his authorship of the book “Why Innovation Fails”. His insights and perspectives on the challenges and opportunities of innovation are sure to be of great value to professionals and academics alike.

Why Innovation Fails: 7 Keys to make your business future proof

Are you struggling to keep your business ahead of the curve?

In today’s rapidly changing world, innovation is essential for survival. But for many organizations, innovation is a challenge. They may lack the right culture, the right processes, or the right people.

In this talk, you will hear from Joachim De Vos, a best-selling author, award-winning innovation thinker and practitioner, business entrepreneur, academic and Co-Chairman and Managing Partner of Living Tomorrow and TomorrowLab in Brussels. He will share his insights and experience on why innovation fails.

He will teach you how to:

In this session, you’ll learn:

  • Why innovation fails so often
  • How to create a “future-fit” organization that is successful at innovating
  • The seven keys to future-proofing your business
  • The latest trends in technology that will shape the next decade

This session is for you if:

  • You’re responsible for innovation in your organization
  • You want to learn how to create a culture of innovation
  • You want to future-proof your business against the challenges of the future