Ramon Vullings: Biography highlights

Leading expert on cross-industry innovation, creative leadership and culture transformation. His previous book ’Not Invented Here’ has sold over 52.000 copies! His latest book ‘Great Leaders Mix And Match’ is out just now!

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Ramon Vullings is an international motivational speaker on a mission to redefine leadership and innovation. His cutting-edge research in cross-industry innovation and leadership remix approaches and his seven New York Times-bestselling books are reshaping how organizations approach innovation, culture, and business transformation.

He is the author of three management books that focus on the strategies and techniques that have helped leaders develop combined solutions to complex problems. Ramon is a cross-industry expert consultant and ideaDJ, wowing audiences worldwide through witty banter, research, visuals, and storytelling.

Over the past fifteen years, Ramon has delivered over 800+ presentations in 23 countries. He has had the immense privilege of speaking to esteemed organizations such as NASA, Rabobank, Nike, Pfizer, Volkswagen, TEDx, Siemens, PwC, Royal FloraHolland, AB InBev, Deutsche Telekom, L‘Oréal & Audi. Ramon has a unique way of explaining the importance of cross-sector collaborations and their impact on the success of your organization. His speeches have been a massive hit amongst business leaders, and they have complimented him on his ability to be an “electrifying and passionate speaker.”

Known as an ‘ideaDJ,’ Ramon is a leader who creates impactful and beautiful combinations which add real value. His latest book: ‘Great Leaders Mix and Match’ teaches how next-level, cross-sector collaboration is the key to solutions that provide an elegant answer to several challenges simultaneously. The book has been described as an “inspiring, high-energy, visual guide to creative leadership.” He helps his clients with practical take-aways to develop a new mindset and the skills to offer elegant solutions as ideaDJs within their organizations and communities.

Besides his work as an international speaker and innovation consultant, Ramon is an executive professor at the Fontys University of Applied Sciences in Eindhoven and the Antwerp Management School. He also serves as board member for GInI (the Global Innovation Institute).

When he isn’t on the road helping inspire tomorrow’s future innovators, he calls Antwerp, Belgium his home, where he resides with his family and is hard at work preparing for whatever tomorrow may bring.

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After Dinner Engagement
Guest Appearance
Influencer Campaign
Moderating and Emcee
Organisation Development Programme
Panel Participation
TV and Media

Watch Ramon in action

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Ramon Vullings - 1 minute - speaker & moderator - showreel
Ramon Vullings - 1 minute - speaker & moderator - showreel
How to become an ideaDJ? | Ramon Vullings | TEDxAntwerp
How to become an ideaDJ? | Ramon Vullings | TEDxAntwerp
Innovation Day - Vienna - Ramon Vullings
Innovation Day - Vienna - Ramon Vullings
A short interactive keynote impression by Ramon Vullings - ideaDJ: cross-industry innovation
A short interactive keynote impression by Ramon Vullings - ideaDJ: cross-industry innovation

Ramon is an electrifying and passionate speaker, his talk on the topic of cross industry innovation & creativity was one of the most well received talks at the NASA summit.'

Omar Hatamleh
Chief Innovation Officer

'Worked with Ramon & Cyriel on multiple challenges and they always seem to be able to apply enormous amounts of creativity to their workshops/sessions. Whether it's about behaviour, strategy, team-spirit or out-of-the-box-thinking, it's always worthwile exchanging thoughts with Cyriel & Ramon! Value for money is very important, especially with the current economic conditions and I've never been disappointed in this strong partnership so far.'

Peter Lathouwers
Team Leader Business Intelligence

'We hired Ramon for giving a key note speech at our ANVR 'need for speed' conference in Abu Dhabi. Being the first speaker at a four day's conference he immediately set the tone for an inspiring conference. Ramon was inspiring, giving lots of new insights to our audience, combined facts and figures with lots of humour and really connected to the audience. Ramon was the perfect start of a perfect conference.'

Frank Oostdam

'Ramon is one of the most enthusiastic and energetic people I know. He is very inspiring and creative. He is able to let individuals, small or large groups discover parts of their brains they didn't know existed. For new business, creative strategy settings or stimulating R&D groups, Ramon is the one to call.'

Martin De Ruiter
Manager Supply Chain Operations

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