Jim Harris

Disruptive Innovation Thought Leader, Author, Management Consultant

Disruption in the Era of Exponential Change

Jim Harris is a one of North America’s foremost thought leaders, management consultants and authors on disruptive innovation. Association magazine ranked him as one of the nation’s top ten speakers. He works internationally conducting strategic planning sessions with executive teams focusing on future trends, smart technologies and cities, mitigating risk, employee engagement and change.


Mr. Harris’ clients include Association of Research Libraries, Barclays Bank, Certified Management Accountants, Cleantech, Columbia Tristar Pictures, Deloitte, GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), IABC, IDG, IBM, IEEE, International Council of Shopping Centers, Johnson & Johnson, MasterCard, Munich Re, NEC, Novartis, SAP, Society of Professional Engineers, the UK Cabinet Office, the World Future Society and Zurich Insurance. He has worked extensively with the healthcare sector, government, financial services, retailers and professional services firms.


Jim Harris - Surprising Sustainability Ideas

In this rapid-fire quickie talk, Jim Harris shares six sustainability ideas that may come as a surprise....

Jim Harris – Disruptive Innovation Turning Industries Upside Down

“For the same reasons we need to profoundly change to save our planet,...

Jim Harris and Lee-Anne McAlear - Disruption and Innovation

In his most recent appearance, Lee-Anne McAlear joins Jim Harris to...

The Great Debate on Digital Technology: Promise Or Peril?

The pace of development in artificial intelligence and its integration into digital technology has...