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September 20-21, 2021
Encore Boston HarborBoston

Leo Chan
former Senior Innovation Lead, Chick-fil-A, Abound Innovation, Unleashing the Power + Joy of Innovation & Creativity to All! at *virtual speaker


Leo is the founder of Abound Innovation. Abound Innovation’s mission is to unleash the power + joy of innovation & creativity to all. Leo brings 20+ years of experience to the world of innovation & creativity. He’s the former Senior Innovation Lead at Chick-fil-A and former innovator at State Farm Insurance.

Leo was the catalyst for a thriving culture of innovation at Chick-fil-A. He redesigned Hatch, Chick-fil-A’s 30,000 sq ft. Innovation Center and transformed it into an epicenter for innovation. He developed, trained and mentored Chick-fil-A innovators. He also designed and created innovation events attended by 1000+ employees.

Leo has delivered keynotes and workshops on innovation at many conferences including: Creative Problem SoIving Institute (CPSI) 2021, National Restaurant Association, CX Talks, the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement Innovation Summit, MRMW North America and Front End of Innovation. He’s also done two Virtual Field Trips with Creative Mornings.

Leo is a formally trained graphic designer, a named inventor on 31 US patents, insatiably curious and a lifelong learner. Leo always pulls in the latest from the world of innovation & creativity. Leo is a Certified LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® Facilitator, Certified Virtual Facilitator and a Certified Kaizen-Muse Creativity Coach.

Agenda Sessions

  • The Beginner’s Mindset: Unleashing the World of Possibility