Dr. Evans Baiya
Technology & Innovation Strategist
Dr. Evans Baiya is a technology and innovation strategist with over fifteen years of experience in information technology, product development, innovation of health engagement solutions, semiconductor engineering, and intellectual property strategy. He has held professional positions in various sized companies, starting from a research chemist to global leadership positions in engineering management and strategic product development and marketing. His extensive global experience includes the development of technologies and strategies with companies such as Samsung, IBM, Intel, Nokia, Microsoft, Texas Instruments, World International Patent Office, and others.
As a successful author, Dr. Baiya has published more than thirty peer-reviewed publications and holds several technology patents. In 2010, he received the Idaho Accomplished Under 40 award in recognition of his contributions to professional leadership within the community. Dr. Baiya has founded multiple successful technology ventures and is a sought-after speaker in the areas of innovation and technology development. He is the president and chief strategist for Evastrategics Inc., an intellectual-competitiveness consulting firm. He is the founder of the Evastrategics Innovation Brewery, which develops innovations in information technology, software development, medical delivery systems, media technologies, and computational intelligence. Dr. Baiya is also the founder and president of Enlyt Media, a technology company that develops Internet platforms for distribution and monetization of television broadcast and other video content.
Dr. Baiya holds a doctor of philosophy in engineering and technology development, a master of business administration, and has completed postgraduate studies in chemistry, electrical engineering, and business strategy and intellectual property with Harvard Business School, Harvard University.
By Dr. Evans Baiya
Without imagination, innovation stalls in the present. Futuristic thinking is a critical skill for everyone—business owners, leaders, veteran team members, and new hires alike. Without it, teams can’t imagine what the organization will look like in five, 10, or 20 years. They can’t imagine their future customers, sources of revenue, competitors, or even what it will be like to work at the organization.
These questions take imagination, and without the skills to answer them, an organization’s strategy and ability to innovate are at risk. As a skill, futuristic thinking requires the ability to see the big picture, roleplay long-term plans, make accurate predictions of possible outcomes, and determine the direction to take to fulfill those outcomes. If an organization can’t think beyond the present, taking advantage of changing landscapes in the market becomes much harder.Read More
Evans is a technology and innovation strategist who speaks on the importance of innovation and futuristic thinking for every organization. His dynamic presentation style leaves companies inspired and ready to discover the next big idea
“Optimizing Strategy for Results: A structured process to make your business come alive” (available in January 2022)