Ilaria Forte is an Italian futurist, purpose-driven entrepreneur, radical innovator, and change catalyst. She is thoroughly eclectic, as she unites and switches between parallel research fields and multiple interests. She wears many different hats: she is a cultural and cognitive semiotician, a futurist and systems thinker, a mindful and conscious leadership trainer, and a Zen scholar. In a nutshell: she has a knack for looking across boundaries, cultures, traditions, and methodologies to solve large-scale challenges with radical openness, creativity and collaboration.
Her vision is to positively impact millions of people and co-create the transition towards a more positive future and a regenerative world that works for everyone. Ilaria’s mission is to inspire and activate whole systems transformation, unlock our latent human creative potential and resourcefulness to overcome critical challenges – at a personal, organizational or societal level.
A scientist by training and a humanist at heart, Ilaria is committed to using the biggest scientific breakthroughs and advances to unleash our full human potential, improve our lives in a sustainable and conscious way, enrich society while protecting, preserving and restoring healthy ecosystems.
Her work focuses on issues of systemic chance, more specifically on how to ignite, manage, promote and radical transformation and innovation. Ilaria applies scientific breakthroughs and research insights designing change initiatives on multiple levels, from micro to macro level, from large-scale social processes to small-scale interactions.
Since 2003 Ilaria has been involved in dozens of research and consultancy assignments in several sectors for leading global companies, start-ups, and nonprofit organizations. Corporate clients include innovative companies like The Walt Disney Companies, MTV Networks, IBM or Unilever.
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