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DEBORAH NAS

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SPEAKER | AUTHOR | INNOVATOR

BE INSPIRED.
INNOVATE.
MAKE IMPACT.

Get a fresh perspective on technology, innovation, and our future

I'm on a mission to help people see how we can apply new technologies to create a better future."

Deborah is a technology enthusiast, professor, keynote speaker and active participant in the tech innovation space. Being an entrepreneur, consultant and non-executive board member, she knows what it takes to make innovation happen.

From her earliest days, she has been fascinated by new technologies and how they change our lives. Deborah loves sharing her knowledge on why some people embrace technology and others resist it, and shows us what we can do to apply technology in a meaningful way.
 

25 YEARS OF hands-on EXPERIENCE in
innovatiON projectS WITH startups,
CORPORATES, AND governments

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Author of "Design Things That Make Sense"

"Design Things That Make Sense" is a must-have for everyone working in tech innovation! With this guide Deborah helps teams and individuals to develop successful new products, improve existing products, and improve innovation success rates.

" The perfect give-away at your event. Inspire your audience to become a better innovator!”

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Frequently asked keynote speaker

Deborah is a thought leader in technology-based innovation. 

She's one of the most popular speakers on technology and innovation in the Netherlands. ​Through bespoke presentations, she delivers a message that resonates with the audience and inspires people.

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Testimonials

"Thanks to her inspiring examples from other industries, Deborah managed to engage the audience till the very end. She delivered the perfect closing keynote for our event. I couldn't have wished for anything better!

 

Innovation Manager AbbVie Nederland

A valuable mix of technology, 
business, and psychology

  • How will technology impact our future?

  • What can we learn from disruptive startups?

  • Why is innovating difficult for established organisations? 

  • Why do some people love new technologies while others fear them?

Deborah answers these questions by sharing examples from innovative startups supported by the latest scientific insights on innovation success factors.

She shares her experiences as an innovation expert and consumer, making her presentations accessible for diverse audiences.

Watch presentations of Deborah

Capgemini Innovation Day - Define the Future!
Capgemini Innovation Day - Define the Future!
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Capgemini Innovation Day - Define the Future!

Deborah Nas on Strategic Design for Technology-based Innovation
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Deborah Nas on Strategic Design for Technology-based Innovation

Deborah Nas - Innovatie: van weerstand naar vooruitgang | OC #87
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Deborah Nas - Innovatie: van weerstand naar vooruitgang | OC #87

Keynote presentations

Deborah tailors her presentations. Together you choose a form that suits your event, such as a presentation, round table discussion or masterclass. Based on the theme of the event, Deborah creates a story that will inspire and refresh the mindset of your audience!

Popular themes:

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OUR LOVE-HATE RELATIONSHIP WITH TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

Understand why we often fear technology but can't live without it

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NEW WAYS
TO
INNOVATE

Get inspired by the latest innovation methods and discover how startups and corporates innovate differently

THE FUTURE
OF
WORK

Discover how technology will radically change the work of financial, HR, facility, and ICT professionals

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TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION
IN MOBILITY
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Discover which innovations to expect in mobility:

from passenger transport to logistics, and from 'last mile' solutions to hyperloops

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TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION IN HEALTHCARE

Discover how technology will change the relationship between healthcare provider, insurer and patient

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TECHNOLOGY
& INNOVATION
IN CONSTRUCTION