Liselotte Lyngsø - futurist
Liselotte Lyngsø is Managing Partner of the innovation and futurist company Future Navigator. She is concerned with how people change their ways of thinking, feeling and acting over time.
She is likely to be one of the most inspiring and enthusiastic persons you will ever meet. Her ability to create powerful images and inspire people to align towards shared goals is mind-blowing. She will spin your head around and show you possibilities, that you never even dreamed of. Yet she will never leave you in the unknown – if you are honest about building a better tomorrow. Her big passion in life is to give people visions for the future and teaching them how to train for them.
For more than 18 years, Liselotte has travelled the world as a keynote speaker and moderator. Liselotte is a valued consultant for several global organizations and companies. She is giving university lectures on spotting the future as an engine for strategic development and innovation. She is in the prestigious group of international thought leaders will select the topics and inform the production of the 2017 NMC Technology Outlook.
In her previous life, Liselotte was the Managing Director of Fahrenheit 212 – An Ideas Company owned by Saatchi & Saatchi. Before that, she worked at IKEA’s scenario planning devision and for 8 years she was Director of Research at the Copenhagen Institute for Futures Studies (CIFS). Prior to that, Liselotte worked at the European Commission’s Forward Studies Unit.
Liselotte was born in Denmark in 1970. She has an M.Phil. in Economics and Politics from St. Anthony’s College, Oxford University, UK, and she speaks Scandinavian, English and French.