Faculty Bio

  • Faculty Info
  • Name:
    Dr. Kaihan Krippendorff
  • Dr. Kaihan Krippendorff is a strategist, speaker, consultant, and best-selling author of four books, most recently Outthink the Competition (John Wiley, 2012). A former consultant with McKinsey & Company, he now writes one of the most popular blogs on FastCompany.com, “Outthinkers”, and is recognized expert on innovation, strategy, and creativity, appearing in key business media outlets including Fox Business, National Public Radio, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Radio, and more.He has trained over 6,000 executives and entrepreneurs in his unique strategy approach, The Outthinker Process ®, and works with the leadership teams of a growing number of leading corporations including Microsoft, VMWare, Aetna, Johnson & Johnson, Citibank, L’Oreal, United Technologies, Kraft, and Experian to design innovative business strategies that produce new revenue, profits, and market share.A sought after keynote speaker, he is also a regular lecturer for Wharton Executive Education and for Harvard Business School Press as well as a guest faculty member for select business schools through the US and Latin America..

  • This Year's Sessions:
    The Power of Innovative and Strategic Thinking
    with Dr. Kaihan Krippendorff
        Dr. Krippendorff presents his proven approach to developing innovative strategies to drive organizational and personal growth and success . This program will blend innovative techniques and strategic concepts with cognitive science to present a practical set of tools and best practices. Participants...
    Driving Innovation from Within:
    Strategies for Generating Ideas and Pursuing New Opportunities
    with Dr. Kaihan Krippendorff
        In this seminar, Dr. Krippendorff outlines how to overcome seven key barriers to driving innovation from inside of large corporations. Based on his upcoming book Change the World without Quitting your Job, his latest research involving more than 120 interviews with internal innovators, experts, and...