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Matthew E. May: TEDx: Games Our Brains Play
Matthew E. May: Ideacide: How To Kill An Idea
Matthew E. May: Tedx: Laws of Subtraction
Matthew E. May: SmallBizAcademy
Matthew E. May: Learning Comes First
Matthew E. May: MSNBC

Matthew E. May

About Matthew E. May

Matthew E. May is an internationally recognized thought leader on strategy, innovation, and lean. Founder and CEO of StratInnoSys and creator of The Idea Score, he specializes in helping executives craft innovative strategies and build the capabilities to implement them.

Matthew has written five books on innovative thinking. His work has appeared in The New York Times, INC Magazine, Strategy+Business, The Rotman Magazine, Fast Company, and Harvard Business Review.

In his talks, Matthew blends his ...

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Elegant Leadership

Secrets to Achieving Maximum Effect With Minimum Means In this compelling keynote, Matthew reveals how the best leaders spur creativity and innovation among their ranks by imposing intelligent constraints. ...

Competing For The Future

The Art of Playing to Win In this talk, Matthew shows leaders how to begin with a winning aspiration, then answer two deceptively simple questions: Where will you play? and How will you win? Blending ...

Mind of the Innovator

How Game-Changers “Think Different” In this compelling keynote, Matthew takes the audience inside the minds of the world’s most creative executives and entrepreneurs to reveal how they crush the status ...

Latest Book

Brain Game by Matthew E. May
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Matt did a great job of connecting with the audience; he was extremely credible and knew his material. The feedback we received has been overwhelmingly positive, and would be interested in future presentations.


Matt gave an outstanding presentation. Everyone raved about it and felt it very motivating. We will be recommending him to other groups in the company!


Matt was very well received by our group. He adapted his presentation so that it suited our senior team. We enjoyed his insights on innovation, and look forward to implementing them.

HARVEY TREMBLAY, Chairman/President - Hy-Tech Drilling LTD

Matt is a masterful presenter in every wayhe connected with the audience and knew his material. We were delighted to have him kick off our Design Strategy series.

TIM SMITH, Design Chair - California College of the Arts

We were so honored that Matt came to speak to our Council on Development, Education and Learning. He delivered an excellent presentation on innovation. I just wish we had more time with him!

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