Robert Ellis

Robert Ellis


Facilitator, Future of Work, Leadership

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Areas of Expertise

Future of Work  •  Facilitator  •  Leadership

About Robert

For almost thirty years, Robert Ellis has guided hundreds of global executives and teams, from startup founders to CEOs, on their inner and outer journeys toward extraordinary leadership.

Robert teaches leadership and coaches entrepreneurs at Singularity University, and developed Level UP, the leadership curriculum for the new Global Startup Program.

In addition to his role with Singularity University, Robert coaches entrepreneurs in the Nasdaq Milestone Maker program. He has taught leadership at Stanford University.

He’s also an executive coach and the founder of Futurosity and The Startup Accelerator for Your Body, Heart, and Mind.

How to Make Your Culture Soar - Culture Summit 2019

Speaking Topics

  • Being a Call

    Basic presentation skills.

  • Creating an Exponential Culture

    How culture must change for a VUCA world and a simple model for understanding four kinds of cultures.

  • Creating From the Future

    How to think more strategically and understand what prevents leaders from creating the future.

  • Gathering Allies

    Understanding how to create a high performing team.

  • Leader as Guide

    A simple coaching model.

  • Seeking Serendipity

    Luck plays a huge role in success; here’s how to optimize for it.

  • The Leader's Journey

    A new understanding of leadership.

  • The Road of Trials

    Navigating fear, uncertainty, confusion, exhaustion, and doubt.

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