4IR.org SKILLS COACH SENSEMAKING
I’m Elizabeth Pastor your 4IR.org SenseMaking Skills Coach. My passion lies in helping people to learn, understand and make sense of complex situations in new and inclusive ways.
I am a Co-founder of Humantific in New York and I have an international profile as an innovation leader, designer, facilitator, and educator with a unique expertise in Visual SenseMaking and Strategic Co-Creation.
Prior to cofounding Humantific, I was cofounder of the Scient’s Innovation Acceleration Lab with GK VanPatter.
I work with a range of clients, from small/medium size companies to global Fortune 100 companies as well as numerous non-profit organizations. Clients include Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, Novartis, Organon, Wells Fargo, JP Morgan, Chase, Telefónica, Vodafone, Liquidnet, Sermo, BBC, Gates Foundation, Hewlett Foundation, Ford Foundation, Heron Foundation, Liquidnet For Good, Guidestar, Measure of America, UNIFEM, amongst others.
I extend my passion to educate by teaching in the Executive MBA program at Spain’s ICADE Graduate Business School. Additional contributions to academic life include the creation of BRAINBOOM!, a graduate orientation program at the European Institute of Design in Madrid. I hold a Master’s degree from Art Center College of Design in California and I am working on my PhD in Strategic Design Thinking at Swinburne University.
I teach Visual SenseMaking and ChangeMaking to organizational leaders in Humantific’s Complexity Navigation Program.
A native of Madrid, I now live in New York City.