Connecting tomorrow's dots
Who we are
Volans catalyzes breakthrough change
We help leaders move from incremental to systemic solutions.
To avoid Breakdown, we work for Breakthrough--not Change-as-Usual.
We catalyze market change through agenda setting, advocacy and advice.
As a market catalyst, we’re interested both in the rate of change
and in its direction, quality and reach. Current projects include:
Our collaboration with the UN Global Compact exploring the mindsets, business models and technologies making breakthrough change possible.
Volans, and the Carbon Productivity Consortium are calling for a 10x improvement in Carbon Productivity – the value we create per unit of carbon used. Achieving this would simultaneously deliver a sustainable climate and a prosperous world. Learn more at carbonproductivity.com
Volans are working with Innovate UK on a series of workshops that convene SMEs and city authorities to explore business model innovations that could help solve urban challenges
We shape the future with private, public and citizen sector partners
Our core team is supercharged by our Board, Advisory Council, Associates and Alumni
What we’re up to — and what’s grabbing our attention
Breakthrough Cities: Exploring Air Quality in Nottingham
Together with Innovate UK, Volans will be conducting the first of a series of Breakthrough Cities workshops in Nottingham, UK on 22 November 2017. The one-day event will bring together decision-makers from the Derby & Nottingham Metro Area and innovation-focused SMEs to co-create the new business and engagement models needed to solve complex urban challenges. The specific focus of
Championing the Breakthrough agenda at…
Register for free to see John Elkington speak alongside Paula Cabellero and Lord McConnell on the link between the SDGs, cities and the Paris Agreement.