Kris Østergaard

Singularity Expert: Innovation in Legacy Organizations

Kris is a researcher, author and globally sought after keynote speaker on:

  • Responsible business and business ethics
  • Innovation in established organizations
  • Corporate culture
  • The impact of technological change

He is Head of Research & Publishing at Rehumanize Institute.

Besides being the editor of Ethics@Work and author of Transforming Legacy Organizations, Kris also co-authored The Fundamental 4s - Designing Extraordinary Customer Experiences in an Exponential World and hosts The Corporate Innovation Podcast – Presented by Singularity University as well as The Responsible Business Podcast.

Kris has been lead researcher on the international Responsible Business Study conducted by Accenture and Rehumanize Institute, which identifies 4 pillars that set Responsible Business Leaders apart from the rest and enable organizations to design systematically for responsible business.

He has co-founded SingularityU Nordic, the experience design firm DARE2, accelerator program Thinkubator and co-working space DARE2mansion and is a GeoTech Center Action Council Member at the Atlantic Council (a nonpartisan organization that works towards shaping a stronger future together) as well as global SingularityU expert and speaker.

Corporate Innovation | SingularityU Nordic Summit 2018

Transforming Legacy Organizations I SingularityU Nordic Summit 2019