Jasper wil give an introduction to X, The Moonshot Factory of Alphabet, and share his learnings from 9 years of working on innovation at Google and X. In the talk he’ll dive into the people, culture and organization needed to fuel moonshots such as self-driving cars, delivery drones and robotics.
Jasper spent the first 10 years of his career helping companies innovate. As a strategy consultant and later through TED he has been bringing together start-ups and corporates to accelerate ideas. Before joining Google Jasper founded a drone company and worked with universities to discover how ideas move through organizations.
At Google Jasper was responsible for Booking.com globally after which he transitioned to X to help Alphabet land Moonshots in the real world.
Currently Jasper leads Google’s efforts to help merchants through the pandemic and serves as an advisor for X.