Lital Marom

Virtual Keynote Speaker, Innovator, Business Growth and Resilience Expert, Digital Technology Visionary

Lital Marom

Lital Marom is a digital visionary and serial-entrepreneur, passionate about finding new ways to use emerging technologies and system thinking to create impact on a global scale.

She led the global strategy and sales of Fortune 100 corporations across three continents before going on to launch four enterprises of her own including: Unfold Media Group, the BDN Ventures, Beyond and the Academy of Tomorrow.

She founded the Academy of Tomorrow with the mission to prepare the next generation for the future of work.  Her passion is to create a new landscape for learning that fosters curiosity, tenacity and an undeniable belief that we are all capable of making a positive, long-term impact on the world around us.

Her company Beyond, an innovative design studio, was founded with the mission to explore the practice of leadership, self-organized learning, problem solving and design thinking.

At her consultancy Unfold Media Group, she works closely with executive teams to leverage the power of exponential technologies and form data strategies to grow and scale their business.

Lital is also a sought-after keynote speaker, corporate innovator and a frequent lecturer of innovation, new business models and the digital platform economy. She applies her extensive research to leading recurring Master Classes in partnership with Spark Institute, IBS Business School and Singularity University. She is a keynote favourite who has spoken at PechaKucha Vancouver, TEDx Amsterdam, and a long list of industry conferences including MEF, IAB, GSM, Mobile World Congress (MWC) Asia, NAB and iHollywood.

Lital started her career in engineering and product management in Israel and Europe.  She holds a computer science and business degree from the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya. She studied investment banking at NYU’s Stern School of Business, Transformative Strategies and Artificial Intelligence at MIT’s Sloan School of Management, and is a fellow of THNK School of Creative Leadership.

A thought leader on agile business processes Lital helps organizations to create exponential growth, impact and transformation using digital platform run business models.

    Topics 
  1. Digital Leadership in a Virtual World: Building the Successful Teams of Tomorrow

    2021 is putting everyone’s (digital!) leadership skills to the test. Leaders are under a lot of pressure to perform in the new global and virtual world of work. As we navigate a time of constant change, the only certainty is that more change is coming. Our response today will dictate our success tomorrow, requiring a new level of adaptable, agile and digital leadership.

    So how do we move past uncertainty – to adapt and thrive in a radically evolving future? How do we inspire individual team members to become great teammates while working remotely? What if our teams were not only driven to achieve goals with each other but for each other?

    With years of experience leading remote teams across North America and Europe, Lital Marom will show your organization how to build the teams and the leaders of tomorrow. Learn techniques and tools that you can apply immediately to cultivate high performance and agility in your remote workforce. Marom will introduce new ways to transform implicit assumptions into explicit action and help you set the foundation for an inclusive culture rooted in psychological safety.

    Together, these powerful strategies will not only maximize performance and improve team collaboration, but also help to uncover and capture new growth opportunities while mitigating the unexpected risks that will inevitably occur in our constantly changing world.

    Key Takeaways:

    • How to achieve effective communication and collaboration despite the geographical and
      physical distance of remote teams
    • How to engage and motivate your remote teams to establish a winning spirit
    • How to align individual goals with the team’s objectives in order to achieve outstanding
      business results
  2. Reimagine Your Future Post COVID-19: How to Foster Innovation & Agility

    COVID-19 is a big wake up call for most businesses to innovate and reconstruct their future, or they will be left behind. Organizations need to make significant changes to their traditional (incumbent) business model in order to build their breakthrough, future-ready business.

    In this talk Lital will take you through a new method of proactive leadership thinking that is relevant to all executives that operate in today’s high-velocity digital era of constant disruptive change.

     Lital’s practical and inspirational talk will provide you with the know-how and case-study examples to embark on your journey in a world of dramatic change post COVID-19. You will hear about a future-facing framework that creates new insights and a wide set of options for innovation and business model transformation.

  3. THINK BIG and ACT FAST: Winning in the Digital Economy

    A new breed of companies are growing and scaling at a pace never seen before. Many are reaching $1B market CAPs in a matter of years, some in a matter of months.

    During COVID crisis we see that many businesses are battling for survival, however there are also winners, those who thrive. Those are the Big Tech companies.

    Their secret? The Platform Business Model.

    For classic companies born before the digital era, it’s a whole new world where age, size, sales, and market CAP won’t guarantee market presence tomorrow.

    But there’s hope—Lital Marom shares the unique opportunities and key advantages that classic companies have over today’s modern start-ups. Opportunities and advantages to tap into new markets and new ources of revenue using the assets and capabilities that they already have.

    In this talk, Marom shows companies how to disrupt themselves before someone else does—by thinking BIG and acting FAST.

  4. Exponential Transformation: Shaping Digital Transformation in 2021

    Technology continues to disrupt our world. All Big Tech companies already crossed the $1 trillion market CAP threshold. The real impact of technology is not the disruption—we’ve been dealing with that for centuries. It’s the pace and unpredictability that disruption brings.

    Shifting from an incremental to an exponential strategy and adopting an exponential mindset is the first step towards real transformative growth. To drive lasting change, you will need to design a whole new roadmap across your entire organizational value chain, including people, technology, and business models.

    Recovery and Growth – how could you reignite your business’s future with new opportunities to grow. Recovery and growth are related to the design and deployment of business models to combine robustness and scalability.

    Exponential – how to amplify your impact by thinking more broadly and differently and using your network rather than linear thinking. Exponential is the power to multiply the effect of components (mindset, technology, business models) and not merely add them.

    During this presentation, you will get a real sense of the shifts (thinking models and business models) and the fundamental principles that separate successful companies from unsuccessful ones in the digital economy. Marom will explain how you could identify opportunities to innovate and transform your own business before someone else will.

  5. The Future of Work is HERE: Remote Everything

    Lital founded the Academy of Tomorrow with the mission to prepare leaders and their teams for the future of work.  She shares a toolkit that introduces a new approach to learning, empowering teams to adapt to change, discover their blind spots, unleash their creativity, and re-frame challenges as game-changing opportunities. As technology completely transformed our economy and workplace, the types of skills required of employees have also changed drastically and will continue to do so.

    In this talk, Lital Marom reveals how to think about up-skilling and re-skilling the workforce in order to make them digital transformation ready. Focusing on employee learning and skills is key.

  6. ATTENTION: The New Creative Currency

    How do startups like Instagram, WhatsApp, and AirBnb build massive user bases without a marketing team? How do individuals like Eric Ries build a huge global following without ever appearing on the metaphorical TED stage? How do self-published books like Fifty Shades of Grey gain worldwide appeal with zero marketing budget? This keynote answers these questions by laying out a strategic framework to leverage the network to market you or your business.

    Key Takeaways:

    • Learn about the foundation of the digital and creative economy
    • Hear about the latest innovation strategy that’s impacting and transforming the world
    • Get inspired by global case studies of creative transformation
Testimonials: 
VIRTUAL KEYNOTE: Lital delivered an outstanding presentation during our Corporate Engagement Day yesterday. Her presentation style was highly engaging and held the attention of a virtual audience of some 1,600 employees! That is no easy feat in today's virtual world. She's a compelling storyteller who has the ability to express complex ideas simply, drawing on highly relevant and timely experiences. The content was relevant and incredibly thought-provoking with people able to draw parallels our own business has been experiencing during this period of "disruption on steroids". The team -- including myself -- left feeling motivated and inspired!
President and CEO, Purolator Inc.
I first heard Lital speak at our virtual senior Leadership Conference and she really opened my mind to a new way of thinking about growth. She's a compelling storyteller, drawing on highly relevant and timely experiences and expertise -- and I was able to instantly apply some new thinking to business challenges I'm facing. I also really enjoyed her delivery - simple, crisp, beautiful supporting visuals -- the time went fast and I wanted more!
General Manager, Senior VP at Thomson Reuters
I had the pleasure of speaking on a panel with Lital at PwC's Designed to Disrupt conference. The insights she provided on the platform economy, the skills of tomorrow, and how companies can leverage emerging technologies were invaluable to the businesses in attendance. She is a true thought leader for firms looking to develop an entrepreneurial mindset to help them innovate.
Chief Economist, Canadian Chamber of Commerce
Lital’s energy and enthusiasm is infectious. She 'gets it' better than most. Lital’s work helped us discover new ways to explore new growth opportunities, leveraging the power of exponential technologies and network effect. Lital has an innate ability to be creative in detail whilst being mindful of the bigger picture. Her passion is contagious and her knowledge is very impressive.
Head of IoT Hungary & Czech Republic, Vodafone Group
Lital is able to take big ideas and theory, and apply it to specific verticals in a practical and actionable ways. This is important for anyone looking to adapt and scale with the agility required in the world today.
Allianz
Lital recently was a keynote at our first ever virtual conference. She was FANTASTIC! Incredibly thought provoking and extremely well received by the attendees. Her content is so valuable and relevant for business owners, especially during this very challenging time. Our members, like most businesses owners, are rethinking and reinventing their companies. Her presentation on digital transformation allowed the audience to think about their businesses in a different way and imagine new possibilities. I look forward to her speaking at future WPO events!
CEO at WPO (Women Presidents' Organizations)
We had the pleasure of having Lital address our CEO Leadership Conf 2020. She spoke to over 500 Canadian food, health and consumer goods manufacturing leaders and provided them with very insightful perspectives on emerging issues that will impact our industry. Our goal of the conference is though leadership and Lital provided that in her engaging presentation. I would enthusiastically recommend here as a speaker.
CEO at Food, Health & Consumer Products of Canada
Lital gave a captivating presentation at our annual conference in front of over 300 of our advisors this fall. Her style was so informative and inspiring. She has a vast knowledge and her thought leadership along with her engaging style made her keynote extremely enjoyable by our teams! The team left feeling motivated and energized!
Regional Vice President, RBC

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