Systems Leadership: Tackling Complexity and Scale

We need an unprecedented nature of innovation if we are to address the challenges of our time. Traditional innovation methodologies such as human-centered design are excellent for designing products and services, but how do we address complex, scaled, and critical challenges that are systemic in nature? Professor Banny Banerjee will speak about the mindsets, processes, and skill sets that comprise systems leadership—the type of leadership that is urgently needed at all levels.

Speakers: Banny Banerjee
Festival: Aspen Ideas 2017

Watch and Listen: Technology

When a self-driving car’s brakes fail and it has to barrel down one of two lanes, each occupied with two people, which... See more
The genius of artificial intelligence (AI) is its capacity to swiftly mine repositories of data, such as the vast... See more
Technology used to be a lot more accessible, open, and ethical. It was driven by optimistic tinkerers rather than big... See more
The Afternoon of Conversation is the Aspen Ideas Festival's signature event and hosts an audience of 2,000 in the... See more
Technology may teach the pleasures of controlled exchanges—admit it, texting is often so much easier than real-time... See more
Bill Gates portends doomsday is coming. Stephen Hawking says we should prepare for our robot overlords to take their... See more