Nicholas Webb

Nicholas Webb is a world-renowned innovation thought leader and health care futurist. As a health care innovator, he has been awarded more than 45 patents by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for breakthrough technologies, including one of first wearable technologies and one of the world's smallest medical implants. Mr. Webb's innovations also include a wide range of industrial and consumer products.

He is known by many as the "Innovation Evangelist," and speaks around the world on the future of the economy, innovation and health care. He also is the author of The Innovation Playbook, The Digital Innovation Playbook, Invent Stuff, and the just-released leadership book Breakers: Leading by Destruction in the Innovation Economy.

Mr. Webb is passionate about education, and founded The Innovation Superstar Project, a program that provides free STEM education and training programs for inner city and underserved schools.

Nicholas Webb is a senior partner at Lassen Innovation, a management consulting firm that provides enterprise strategy consulting to some of the best-known brands in the world.