Green Festival Speakers

Lisa Chacon



Lisa Chacón is a trans-disciplinary innovator with a background in innovation, technology R&D, sustainability and transformational change. She holds a Ph.D. in chemistry from UC Berkeley, and a masters in sustainability from Sweden’s Blekinge Technical Institute. In 2010, she co-founded Innovive Group, a consulting firm specializing in innovation for sustainability. In 2012 she co-founded Impact Hub Oakland, where she is currently the Co-Director and COO. Her passion lies in developing and testing change models, and designing and facilitating processes for extreme ideation, innovation and collaboration. She has lived and worked in Sweden and South Africa, and is deeply inspired by Integral Theory and non-dual and evolutionary spirituality.