Canay Atalay

Conscious Business Model Designer, Cultural innovation Strategist, Conscious Learning Tribe and The UnConference co-founder, Children First World activist

Canay guides companies, start-ups, communities, schools and NGOs for conscious transformation. She is a global cultural innovation strategist, conscious business model designer and keynote speaker. She guides game changers with 5D Conscious Business Model design program, to re-invent and transform themselves, their leadership cultures and businesses. She specialises in business, experience design, learning and human innovation domains, serving to create awareness and increase capacity for conscious businesses and meaningful lives. She is the co-founder of Conscious Learning Tribe (CLT) and The UnConference, a platform for community of leaders and game-changers striving to accelerate the transition to more conscious, sustainable, inclusive, meaningful, and holistic futures. The CLT mission is to create a better planet by offering cutting edge experiences and insights for emerging or current leaders, unifying all in a global tribe. She is a graduate from Massachusetts’s Institute of Technology (MIT) and Bogazici University. She has helped leading brands and startups design and develop over 250 digital services’ experiences, business models and digital transformation programs, across more than 15 countries across the globe. These include Bayer, BBVA, Coca Cola, Mastercard, Nike, P&G, Pfizer, Unilever, United Nations, Turkish Airlines and Vodafone. Previously, she was the country leader of Fjord Design & Innovation at Accenture Interactive.
As a mother of two daughters, Canay recognises children as the most amazing guides for adults to unlearn and uplearn what it means to be a human at full potential. That’s why she initiated ; Children First World, a conscious innovation movement for the radical inclusion of children in the design processes of their own lives and futures. She believes in Radical Love, and uses her heart as her compass for innovating her work and life. She is vegan for peace, and lives in Ibiza, Spain.