Ben Richardson's biography

Ben's past and future talks

Turning a need for change into creativity and innovation: How to turn conflicts into opportunities to create & innovate ×

Techsauce Culture Summit 2019

25 November, 2019 • 400 people in the audience

For some people the ideal workplace is one where everything runs smoothly, everybody is in harmony towards a collective vision, and there aren’t any major disruptions. However, it can be ...

Catching up with the Job-Hopping Generation

Techsauce Culture Summit 2019

25 November, 2019 • 400 people in the audience

Learn how to attract and keep the “job-hopping generation”. Millenials in today’s work force are more comfortable, and even strategic about changing jobs more frequently than ever before....

Corporate Innovation - How Can Health Tech Start-ups and Hospitals Benefit From Each Other?

Techsauce Global Summit 2019

20 June, 2019 • 200 people in the audience

How can the innovative and disruptive energy of Digital Health start-ups provide long lasting benefits for hospitals – and how can hospitals provide an environment for Digital start-ups w...

Humans Vs Machines in the Future Workplace: Is Artificial Intelligence a Friend or Enemy?

Techsauce Global Summit 2019

19 June, 2019 • 1.5k people in the audience

Will robots and automation ever replace the human workforce? Will the next industrial revolution see the elimination of people from business operations and manufacturing? How can workers ...

The shifting mindset of a CTO managing $16k to $16m product budgets over 4 years

Techsauce Global Summit 2019

19 June, 2019 • 160 people in the audience

This talk focusses Ben’s rapid career progression from graduating university and freelancing as a web developer through to acquiring the position of founding member and CTO of a $33m-back...

How to Build a Profitable Startup in Southeast Asia Without External Funding

Techsauce Global Summit 2019

19 June, 2019 • 200 people in the audience

Some founders just want to avoid raising capital and seeking external funding: making a profitable startup is all that matters. In that case, what is a cockroach startup, and how is it di...

How to create a successful venture lab inside a large corporate

Innov8rs Conference

23 January, 2019 • 40 people in the audience

In this talk I discussed in great detail how to design and launch a successful digital corporate venture framework. I talk about my experience transitioning from a fast-paced startup wor...

Impactful tools for launching a startup

Digital Thailand Big Bang 2018

23 September, 2018 • 400 people in the audience

A useful collection of tools and resources to help new digital startups quickly and efficiently launch turn their idea into reality with little to no code or design skills required.

Mental Health & Technology: The exponential age is hardening soft sciences

Techsauce Global Summit 2018

22 June, 2018 • 120 people in the audience

As the Chief Technology Officer and a Founding Member of Innowell, a progressive mental health technology company that raised $33m in Australia, Ben is operating at the edge of HealthTech...

My startup journey (so far)

Startup School

24 September, 2017 • 140 people in the audience

I spoke to a series of University of Melbourne student club of entrepreneurs about my journey from university into startups, and then into a corporate.

The future of corporate innovation

Techsauce Global Summit 2017

30 June, 2017 • 1.1k people in the audience

This was a panel discussion where we explored the the merits and pitfalls of corporate innovation.

Ben talks about

Corporate innov...
Innovative culture
Creative culture
Talent acquisition
Health technology
Exponential age
Mental health
Corporate ventu...
Artificial inte...