• Develop in 5 weeks a bespoke innovation framework to jump start your own creative initiatives at work

    Applications are open now!

  • What makes our Innovation Agent Masterclass unique?

    We created a fun, highly interactive and engaged community - not just an online course!

    Global Network of High-Performers

    D&I drives innovation

    We help our corporate clients source and select talent. This creates a diverse group of 10 professionals with similar business challenges.

    Unlocking

    Lifelong Learning Habits

    Accountability

    The group meets weekly LIVE in a 2h Masterclass on Zoom, followed by a short weekly assignment.

    Insights you can't find

    on Google

    Learn from global innovators

    Global Innovators, experts & thought leaders from Silicon Valley and other global startup hot-spots are invited to share insights with the class.

    Train Digital Fluency & Methodological Competence

    Interactivity drives Engagement

    All sessions are designed to improve technological and 21st Century skills. We employ the latest remote Design Thinking, Problem-Solving & visual collaboration tools.

     

  • Step 1:

    Join our 5-week

    "Innovation Agent" Masterclass

    This highly interactive Masterclass will teach you in 5 consecutive weeks an innovation framework on how to generate better ideas for your business

     

    Details:

    • Classes will be Tuesdays, 6-8pm CT on Zoom
    • The class will include short presentations, group work & discussions
    • each week will be followed by a small assignment due on Sunday
    • Time investment: approx 4h/week
    • we will use Zoom, Google Docs  & the latest visual collaboration tools (e.g. Mural)
    • Guest speakers will join some of the sessions

     

    Masterclass Program:

     

    Week 1: Solve better problems - the best solutions start to identify the right questions.

     

    Week 2: Immerse in Emerging Tech - find 5 enablers to solve better problems.

     

    Week 3: Set the Innovation Radar - Ideate at the intersection of problems and enablers.

     

    Week 4: Jump-start your own Innovation Journey - Learn from best practices to spark new ideas.

     

    Week 5: Get your ideas out into the world- Unleash the power of creativity.

     

    Graduation Party: The Innovation Agent - recieve your Certificate of Completation.

     

    The Masterclass can be tought in English, German & Spanish.

  • Step 2:

    Get access to our invite-only MatchlabN membership community

    Now it’s time to apply what you’ve learned in the Masterclass. Therefore we created the MatchlabN community to train Digital Fluency with other like-minded peers.

  • We are Corporate Innovation experts on a mission!

    We've got a top notch team!

    Simone Lis

    Founder MatchlabN,

    Simone trains CEOs and their future workforce to develop Digital Fluency and lead Digital Transformation with confidence. She believes that "to build a better world, we need to be supportive, empathetic, inventive, passionate, and above all, cooperative (SDG Goal Nr. 17) - that's why she founded MatchlabN. There she matches innovators to problem owners - together they solve global challenges.

    Jenna Fuentes

    Community Ambassador

    Jenna is an innovative, creative community partnerships builder, and trainer who is passionate about bringing the "humanities back into tech" . She has over 10 years experience in program management and community building. Her study and work abroad in Spain and Argentina changed her life, world view, and her creative approach to problem solving.

    Laura Kania

    Community Ambassador

    Laura is a purpose-driven recent Master graduate of Munich Business School, with a degree in International Business and a Digital Marketing Certificate holder of UCLA Extension. She travels back and force between LA & Munich, loves to discover the world and is passionate about problem solving and making complex topics accessible and tangible.

    Johanna Lehmann

    Global Mindfulness Expert

    With a background in the corporate world, Johanna is a sought-after international breathwork coach who has learned from Wim Hof and other breathwork masters. She is the founder of "Tiger & Turtle", a digital platform coaching & inspiring followers with innovative breathing techniques, she combines her yoga, and breath training with her gift for storytelling and visualization.
  • NEXT Masterclass Cohort 2020/2021

    APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN NOW!

  • Yvonne Koerner

    Graduate Masterclass &
    MatchlabN Member

    "I don't know any other professional development program which combines a Masterclass with a community program to train Digital Fluency. It's like a club for "curious lifelong learners"! It's valuable for everyone, who is interested in innovation, technologies and digitalization. But first of all, it should be interesting for C-Level and decision makers, because they have to understand what's going on and need an overview about all the new technologies. Without this know-how, they can't make right, responsible and future making decisions. But most of us don't find the time and energy to educate ourselves with a full-time job or don't know where to start - MatchlabN has you covered! "

     

    Laura Kania

    Graduate Masterclass &

    MatchlabN Ambassador

    "Apart from C-Level & decision makers, I think the program is beneficial to anyone interested in innovation. From interns to CEOs, anyone who strives at continious education and wants to bring continiously new input and ideas into the company to supercharge their career."

    Jenna Fuentes

    Facilitator Masterclass &

    MatchlabN Ambassador

    "The MatchlabN program is unique in terms of combining content around innovation, technologies and human intelligence and mixing it with Design Thinking, emerging technologies, Innovation Journeys and problem solving methodologies. It's a interactive program where you learn in 5 weeks a practical step-by-step framework that supports an innovative project at the end in one's company or personal goal.”

     

    "Digital Innovation Journey - Interactive Innovation Workshop from Silicon Valley"

    Digital Innovation Journey in cooperation with the Munich Business School. More information please click here.

    "Digital Transformation trends from California – how to generate ideas for your business"

    Digital Innovation Journey Workshop @Digitalgipfel 2019, Wirtschaft 4.0 BW, April 11th 2019 in Stuttgart. More information please click here.

    Marcus Wailersbacher,

    CEO, DEFACTO

    "...we were delighted to work with Simone Lis to support us with curating and organizing a Fashion Innovation Journey that DEFACTO and Salesforce were hosting together. (...)

    So when our C-level tour kicked off, it was thanks to Simone that many doors opened up, from business clubs to startups and one of the leading universities. (...) The journey was a great success, all participants rated this trip a valuable top-tier experience.”

    Ulrich Schaefer,

    Chief Business-Editor
    Sueddeutsche Zeitung, Co-Author "Deutschland Digital" & Kolumnist "Das deutsche Valley"

    "Whilst researching our new German book

    "Germany digital: Our answer to
    Silicon Valley"
    in San Francisco we met
    Simone Lis, a corporate innovation
    expert. Simone not only combines being a
    German native with a California resident
    who understands cultural values, but she
    was able to explain in an inspiring way
    the secrets of Silicon Valley.”

  • CHOOSE A MEMBERSHIP PLAN

    Join like-minded leaders dedicated to develop Digital Fluency, collaborate and growing alongside their peers

     

    Innovation Agent Masterclass

    + 3 months free trial Membership

    Certificate of Completion

     

     

     

    EUR 1.400*

    per person

     

     

     

     

     

    MatchlabN Communiy

    + 12 months Membership
    Certified Innovation Agent
     
     

     

    EUR 1.999*

    per member / year

     

    *There is a 14-day, no questions asked, money-back guarantee. Your membership will renew annually.

     

     

    "Certified Innovation Agent"
    Innovation Agent Masterclass
    EUR 999 instead of EUR 1.400
    + 12 months Membership
     
     

    EUR 2.998*

    per member / year

     

    *There is a 14-day, no questions asked, money-back guarantee. Your membership will renew annually.

     

     

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