James Lancaster talks to AMI columnist, speaker, educator, and tech entrepreneur Marc Mekki about innovation and how associations can make it an integral part of their organisation.
‘The ship is not safe in harbour. There is no harbour’ – 2:15
‘Innovation is a mental framework’ – 5:00
‘At its core innovation is the most enjoyable thing to do’ –
‘Perfectionism is an override of our natural state’ 11:20
‘We need 50 per cent contemplation 50 per cent execution’ –
‘Most technology is completely underleveraged’ – 18:50
‘Be the forebearers of vulnerability’ 22:00
AMI editor James
Lancaster is a familiar face in the meetings industry and international
association community. Since joining AMI in 2010, he has gained a reputation
for asking difficult questions and getting lost in convention centres. Proofer, podcaster, and panellist - in his spare time, James likes to walk,
read, listen to music, and drink beer.