Stephan Balzer is an entrepreneur, change facilitator and influential voice in the European innovation community. A media consultant by training, he is one of the pioneers in the German new media scene. With over a decade of technology experience, Stephan founded Berlin’s idea incubation company red onion. As TEDx and Singularity University Ambassador he has hosted more than 60 conferences on key topics that will affect our society in the future. Stephan is a frequent speaker on innovation and technology, avid art collector passionate about culture, and an active citizen initiating constructive discourse on global challenges facing society. He strongly believes in the impact of change, transformation and innovation on corporations, organizations, institutions and public entities.