Speaker on Innovation Nils Vesk delivers keynotes that are fun, foolproof and profitable.
Keynotes that make innovation
fun, foolproof and profitable.

with Nils Vesk
Nils Vesk's 2023 keynotes
Keynotes that make innovation fun, foolproof and profitable.

Create killer ideas on demand


Everyday innovation for the time-poor


Courageous thinking for a cut throat world

Validated ideas on demand
Rapid risk-free innovation, that won't cost you a fortune.

When business operates at a supersonic MACH 3 pace, we don't have the luxury of taking a few days to think of a solution, especially when someone else is gunning for your position.

On the fly, we need to be able to analyse a pressing problem, generate an insight, followed by fresh ideas, validation and a strategy to execute. In short, we need to be able to create rapid commercial solutions as fast as possible.

Validate your ideas rapidly and inexpensively to eliminate risk

Flip the bottlenecks costing you time & money into commercial innovations

Tap into the innovation cognition regions of the brain

Facilitate and prompt innovative thinking ideas with just one question

Create rainmaking ideas from scratch

Fantastic at coming into an organisation and peeling back the layers to help find where we can be more innovative.
Jon D'Sousa


  1. Pioneer of applying 'design thinking' for commercial innovation
  2. Inventor of the ‘Innovation archetypes’ process
  3. Author of Ideas with Legs, and Innovation Archetypes
  4. Over 20 years and tens of thousands of hours of innovation practice
  5. Works with some of the worlds fastest growing companies around the world
Everyday innovation for the time-poor
Innovation doesn't have to take long. In fact, we can innovate with as little as five minutes a day

Now more than ever, innovative ideas are the currency for success. While we know innovation is valuable, it’s a sad fact that too many people in organisations just don’t have the time to innovate... Or do they?

The good news is no matter how time-poor, or how crammed our heads might be with traditional business management skills, with Nils’ 5minute innovation techniques anyone can start innovating to improve their results.

Mental deck of quick practical processes to solve problems

Redefine problems to discover the crux of a problem

Use models to deconstruct & prevent mistakes

Simple daily activities that generate improvements

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Courageous thinking for a cut throat world
Insider secrets to change performance mindsets

We live in a rapidly evolving world that needs people to be adaptive and open to changing how they think.  Rethinking business and life challenges, and who also the ability to think differently to create the ground breaking ideas that effect positive change.

Being able to ‘un-think' how things used to be done and then rethink how things 'need' to be done in our evolving world are a must. In this session you will learn how to identify the habits and thinking that hamper your ability to contribute to game changing thinking  & how to re-wire your mind in order to accelerate your success from thinking the unthinkable.

Break your limiting habits and beliefs

Start rewiring what you thought was possible

Deal with discomfort

Create valuable ideas effortlessly

“Compelling, informative, stimulating, hopeful. Great confident delivery.”

Sharon Leadbetter, Mental Health Association of NSW

Uncover what your customer really wants to pay for
Insights that will fuel your business growth

Want to know the starting blocks for the worlds best innovations?

It's insights. An insight is a word commonly used but seldom understood. It's a human truth, be that a customer frustration, need or desire, or emerging trend that hasn't been capitalised on yet.

Uncover one insight and you can create countless innovations that lead the industry.

Most of us make the mistake of generating ideas without clarifying what a customer is really thinking and more importantly their emotional undercurrents that drive their purchasing behaviour.

Focus groups don't work, due to biases and that people suck at predicting how they will behave in the future.

The secret lies in observing and decoding how they behave to what you put in front of them, and what they are thinking but not saying aloud.

Spot key trends that will affect your industry and market

Uncover the emotional undercurrents that are driving your customer behaviour

Learn the drivers to shift customers from inertia into action

How to join the conversation your client is having in their head with the product or service you are selling


Some words to describe what Nils Vesk did for us at our CBA conference. He led us, he guided us, he facilitated, he challenged us, and most importantly he helped us innovate and become thought leaders. He was fabulous, his style is terrific his energy is contagious and we’d use him again in a heart beat.

Brigid Gibson, Commonwealth Bank
Benefits of Nils's keynotes
Practical, powerful techniques tested on thousands of people
Techniques that can be applied instantly to create results
Tailored to your audience, your industry and your challenges
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