Jay Samit at the how to: Academy - Disruptive Thinking for Business and Life

Jay Samit at the how to: Academy - Disruptive Thinking for Business and Life
Location: CNCFD- Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design, 16-17 Greek Street, Soho, W1D 4DR
CNCFD- Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design
16-17 Greek Street Soho , W1D 4DR UNITED KINGDOM

Date: 30/11/2015 13:00 - 30/11/2015 14:00


How to achieve your goals and permanently alter the status quo through the the art of self-disruption. In today's ever-changing and often-volatile business landscape, adaptability and creativity are more crucial than ever, in this talk for the how to: Academy Jay Samit will describe the specific strategies that have helped companies flourish - challenging assumptions, pinpointing one's unique value, and identifying weaknesses in the structure of current industries. He will also show how these strategies can be applied at an individual level. Incorporating stories from his own experience and anecdotes from other innovators and disruptive businesses - including Richard Branson, Steve Jobs, YouTube, the BBC, Virgin Media and many more - Jay Samit will shows how personal transformation can reap entrepreneurial and professional rewards. This talk on Disrupt Yourself will offer clear and empowering advice for anyone looking to break through a creative barrier; anyone with a big idea but no idea how to apply it; and for anyone worried about being made irrelevant in an era of technological transformation.

About Jay Samit

JAY SAMIT has been described by Wired magazine as 'having the coolest job in the industry.' He is a leading technology innovator who has raised hundreds of millions of dollars for startups; sold companies to Fortune 500 firms; taken companies public; and partnered with some of the world's biggest brands, including Coca Cola, McDonald's, General Motors, United Airlines, Microsoft, Apple, Verizon and Facebook. Samit is CEO of SeaChange International, a leading global multi-screen video software company. A technology innovator and entrepreneur, he was a senior advisor to LinkedIn and was appointed to the White House initiative for education and technology by President Bill Clinton. An adjunct professor of entrepreneurship at USC's Viterbi School of Engineering, Samit is the host of the Wall Street Journal Startup of the Year series.