In 1996 he became the first CKO in Israel, and led
ECI's KM strategic program. In 1999 Ron established Innovation Ecology,
a research and consultancy practice. It focuses on innovation encouraging
environment, processes and tools, such as "Future Centers",
Innovation engines, Disruptive Innovation Portfolio Management,
and Ideas Pipelines. Ron is a member of Entovation Group/Alliance.
Ron initiated, led and participated in several large
scale research projects funded by the European Commission, including
NIMCube, Disrupt-IT and Rodeo.
Ron received his PhD from Cranfield University where he explored
exchanges and flows of Intellectual Capitals between professional
communities. He earned his M.Sc. In Computer Integrated Manufacturing
from Cranfield University, and B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from
Ron is the author of several papers and co-editor of two book:
"From Value to Knowledge - Unfolding the Innovation Cube"
"Are you Ready to Disrupt It - an Illustrated Guide to Disruptive