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About Ekta Sahasi

Ekta Sahasi is Vice President of the US Business Innovation Center (BIC) for Konica Minolta in Foster City, Ca. She is passionate in leading fundamental business and cultural transformation, and investing in new ventures and technologies across diverse industries.

7 ways to use design thinking to innovate your business

Although design thinking was originally for AI, design engineering, and architecture, I see how it becomes an excellent process for me to incorporate at the BIC. As a female leader, I am continually seeking out alternative ways to address certain issues and strategies within our [...]

By | February 13th, 2017|

2016 Innovation Center Reflections: Bringing Products to Market

As 2016 comes to a close, it is time to reflect upon the accomplishments of the Business Innovation Center (BIC) here in Silicon Valley. Since our founding three years ago, our team of 15 has taken the Konica Minolta core expertise and brought it into [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|

Increase Collaboration with These 5 Team Building Exercises

When you think of team building, you likely think of awkward group activities like the trust fall or tug-of-war. Many of these activities supposedly work by fostering shared experiences and helping to establish trust. But how do people actually feel about team building activities? While [...]

By | June 24th, 2016|

Our innovation is born from our partners and our employees

By Ekta Sahasi, Vice President, BIC The Business Innovation Center has groundbreaking ideas at its very core. This is evident since “innovation” is literally our middle name. Since our creation a year ago, we have operated as a startup backed by the power and prestige [...]

By | July 28th, 2015|