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Be curious: redefining innovation for society – Milan Kocic, Head of Sixth Sense, Hexagon

About This Episode

Michael Hayman’s guest believes we should all be more curious, not judgmental, and that confidence is silent while insecurities are loud. Advice from Milan Kocic, the head of Sixth Sense at Hexagon, which is on a mission to enable an autonomous and sustainable future.

Milan joins Michael to discuss Sixth Sense, a new open innovation platform where ambitious scaling startups can connect with world class companies to solve some of humanity’s biggest challenges – and it’s a big opportunity. Hexagon’s technologies are used to manufacture 90% of aircraft, 75% of smartphones and 95% of every automobile produced worldwide.

Milan Kocic, Head of Sixth Sense, Hexagon

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Lockdown List

What is a book that has changed your life?

The Design of Everyday Things by Don Norman

What are you watching at the moment?

Billions and Rasied by Wolves

Who is your biggest inspiration?

My mother.

In one sentence, describe your ‘new normal’.

Too many meetings. Not enough exercise. General anxiety.

What is your best tip for life?

Do not worry about things you have no control over.Be a nice person.

A quote for life?

  • Be curious, not judgmental – Walt Whitman
  • Confidence is silent, insecurities are loud’  

What five tracks made up your current soundtrack?

  • Touch – Big Wild
  • The Last Goodbye – ODESZA
  • Corps – Yseult
  • Inner Light – Elderbrook and Bob Moses
  • Cherry – Jungle

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