This is a session at Innov8rs Connect – Business Design & Venture Building, 12-13 May 2020

Theories That Will Keep Your Innovation Practical

Making innovation come to fruiting and life can be a struggle for most corporations. Sometimes even the best ideas die out without context and management support. Even though innovation is all about putting great ideas to practice, succeeding with innovation requires sound theories and frameworks to work.

In this session, we’ll cover through 5 charts and tools that are theories, but that can help make your innovation come true in practical terms.

Kristian Luoma

Head of OP Lab at OP Financial

Kristian Luoma runs innovation operations at OP – Finland’s biggest Financial Group. Kristian has created services for millions of customers, including the award-winning Pivo Mobile Wallet and many others.

He hosts a podcast called ’Labs’, is an expert in lean service creation and is public speaker about startusps, innovation and impact of technology to businesses. Kristian’s background lies in startup world and Finnish Nokia, which gives him a different viewpoint and expertise to financial disruption, as well as digitalization.