Ilaria Forte is a social scientist, Cultural and cognitive semiotician, inspirational speaker, futurist, and top executive trainer.
With a strong scientific background in the field of future research, arts and humanities, philosophy, semiotics, and cultural studies, Ilaria applies scientific breakthroughs and research insights to design customized human and management development training programs for top managers, their companies and organizations. All programs are research-based and focused on:
+ Designing and facilitating personal and professional development program for top executives and high-potential leaders
+ Establishing a favorable company culture to foster innovation and unleash the FULL creative potential
+ Developing future-oriented deep customer understanding
+ Increasing performance, self-awareness and motivation
+ Enhancing well-being, happiness, and quality of life
With 15 + years of international and cross-cultural experience researching and consulting in the field of individual, societal and organizational change, Ilaria has an impressive track record of implementing, designing and facilitating breakthrough innovation projects and personal development programs aimed at unleashing our full human potential and creativity.
She has an entrepreneurial spirit and an inner drive that allow her to start, establish and successfully supervise a number of leading-edge projects and to inspires others. 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. Originally from Italy, Ilaria speaks Italian, English, German and French and has worked and lived around the world including U.S.A, Canada, China, Europe, Thailand. She is currently based in Hamburg, Germany.
A scientist by training and a humanist at heart, Ilaria is committed to using 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.
Ilaria helps leaders, organizations, communities, and INDIVIDUALS initiate change, navigate through complex transitions and create their future.
THIS IS WHAT SHE CAN DO FOR YOU:
INNOVATION CONSULTING AND FUTURE RESEARCH
Together with radicalfuture network Ilaria designs, manages and undertakes global research projects that aim to investigate social, cultural and technological change and new frontiers in innovation.
Visit radicalfuture website for more information about our innovation consulting and future research services.
Executive & PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT Training
Ilaria develops and facilitates individual and group training programs, workshops, and labs to encourage openness to change and nurture a creative growth mindset while sustaining engagement, performance, health and well-being. All our programs are available online or on-site at your company or in our offices in Hamburg.
Visit Glint! website for more information about training programs.
MOTIVATIONAL AND INSPIRATIONAL SPEECHES
Ilaria gives inspirational and motivational speeches to global companies, organizations and start-ups on how to foster a radical transformational mindset that propels disruptive innovation while cultivating leadership and nurturing talent.
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Dealing with change requires a SYSTEMIC, integrative, and Transdisciplinarity approach.
For this reason, Ilaria does not have a preferred technique, nor does she bring complex methodologies to the table. Instead, she focuses on her work on the fundamentals of human change and how change happens in complex systems, integrating all the dimensions and considering their interaction. Her interest lies in understanding the relation and interconnection between brain, mind and sociocultural context with an emphasis on exploring the interplay of nature and nurture (combined effects of our nature genes and hereditary traits and external variables).
With head and heart, everything is possible.
Ilaria’s clients are typically conscious entrepreneurs, disruptive innovators and creative leaders who want to create a better future for the generations to come, supporting impact across industries, disciplines and sectors. Ilaria is grateful for the opportunity to do what she loves and inspires so many leaders and change makers all over the world. Awesome people just like you. Visionary entrepreneurs, ambitious startuppers, brave creators and bold athletes, international and local teams, big and small organizations, profit and nonprofit. No matter how complex the challenges you face, no matter what kind of projects you have, Ilaria will help you go the extra mile and make a positive impact. The bigger the challenge, the bigger the opportunity for evolution.
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ILARIA’S BUSINESSES AND PROJECTS
In the business world, Ilaria is best known for starting radicalfuture, a global network of independent creative professionals, top-notch innovators, impact-oriented game-changers and audacious scientists. At radicalfuture we foster radical and disruptive innovations, we are moonshot thinkers and change agents with diverse experiences across several different industries and a broad understanding of customers' needs and future trends.
Ilaria is also the founder of GLINT! an institute for interdisciplinary research on happiness and wellbeing, offering science-based training programs, labs and workshops for companies, organizations, and for all who want to live a good, happy and conscious life. Glint! vision is to improve individual and collective happiness and wellbeing through professional and evidence-based training programs available to all - without borders.
Ilaria is one of the co-founders of movable^lab, a European open, social and collaborative initiative launched to support, develop and connect the next generation of leaders who want to make a positive contribution to our society. Beginning in Europe, we will continuously take the next step needed to promote and implement new models of leadership aimed at improving living standards on our planet in a coherent, conscious and systemic way.