Day 1

4 December 20199:00am - 7:30pm

Trending Topic TalksInnovators Insights

The best and latest in corporate innovation.

  • Gain insights on and discuss trending topics impacting your organization today and tomorrow from (inter)national experts
  • Hear from and benchmark with innovation leaders from across industries,
    sharing their approach, their results and lessons learned

9:00am - 9:30am

Kick-Off & Welcome

9:30am - 12:30pm

Trending Topic Talks

The only plenary segment of our events. This is where you understand trends impacting every industry, and learn new strategies, frameworks and ideas to further improve your innovation engine from global thought leaders.

The Fetishization of “Innovation”: How Business’s Obsession With ‘Innovation’ Robbed the Word of its Meaning, and How We Can Reclaim It

Alain Sylvain

Founder & CEO at Sylvain Labs
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Conquering Innovation and Creativity Killers: Driving Innovation from Within

Kaihan Krippendorff

CEO at Outthinker
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Continuous Innovation: Outlearn Your Competition

Ash Maurya

Entrepreneur & Author, “Running Lean” & “Scaling Lean”
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Going from Zero to One: How to Install an Experiment-Driven Culture

Thor Ernstsson
Founder at Alpha

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The Power of Execution Over Ideas (How to Drive Your Organization Towards a Culture of Learning)

Amber Foucault

VP, Product Management at Intersect
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3 Keys to turn Burnout into Personal Fuel and Thrive as an Innovator

Rachael O’Mearan
Author || Googler || TEDx Speaker & Wellbeing Expert

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12:30pm - 1:30pm

Networking Lunch

Discuss your challenges with the morning speakers, or meet your peers from other companies during this networking break.

1:30pm - 3:45pm

Innovators Insights

Get insights into what's working across industries, and benchmark your performance with how leading brands are doing innovation. After the talks, there's room for conversation so bring your questions.

Creating the Middleware Between Startups and Corporates

Phillip Swanson

Advance Development and Innovation Lead at Whirlpool Corporation
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Lessons From Innovating Across Industries: Credit Cards, Personal Genetics and Commodity Exchanges

Paul Cusenza

Chairman & CEO, Nodal Exchange and Nodal Clear
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Cultivate An Innovation Environment: How to Migrate to De-Centralized Innovation Network

Dave McNamara

Senior Technical Leader at Kimberly-Clark Professional
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Building Bridges Between Islands of Innovation

Jack Redding / Emmy Swift

Vice President of Intrapreneurs at Allstate / Sustainability Consultant at Allstate

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Pushing the Boundaries of Change: Lessons From the Frontier of Innovation

Shannon Lucas

Previously at Ericsson, Cisco and Vodafone
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Make Shift Happen: A New Way to Collaborate

Duane Toavs & Lindsey Eatough

Lead Enterprise Transformation Manager at MURAL / Director, Human Centered Design Institute at Emerson
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Using Innovation to Unsmoke Canada

Michal Nalepka

Commercial Organization Development and Corporate Innovation at Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.
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Why Diversity, Inclusion and Innovation Fail to Yield Big Impacts

Lafayette Howell

Global Digital Strategist at Microsoft
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Lisa Besserman

Head of Program, Global Incubator at Indeed.com

5:30pm - 7:00pm

Networking Drinks

If you're leading innovation in your company, this is your tribe.

Don't miss out on all the insights, conversations and fun. Limited seats, so register today.

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Day 2

5 December 20199:00am - 5:00pm

Learning LabsEnlightening Exchanges

The best and latest in corporate innovation.

  • Deep dive into effective frameworks, learn new skills and discover proven tools and techniques: you’ll leave with concrete ideas for implementation once you’re back in the office.

9:00am - 10:30am

Learning Labs - Round 1

Overcoming the 50 Real Roadblocks to Innovation

Nick Partridge

Senior Innovation Director at LPK
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Why Do People Buy? A DIY Discovery Tool to Guide Concepts and Go-to-Market Plans

Amy J. Radin

Advisor and Award-Winning Author
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How to Fit your Culture to your Market Strategy (and Why It Matters)

Kim Perkins

Organizational Psychologist and Executive Coach at NOBL Collective
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11:00am - 12:30pm

Learning Labs - Round 2

Metrics For Measuring Innovation Health

Nick Noreña

Lean Startup Coach & Advisor at Kromatic
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Learn 10x Faster

Olivia Wong

Senior Partner at Prototype Thinking Labs
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“Social” Intrapreneurship: Why Purpose is Crucial for Resilience and Success

Tirza Hollenhorst & Philip Horvath

Co-Founders at LUMAN
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12:30pm - 1:30pm

Networking Lunch

Discuss your challenges with the morning speakers, or meet your peers from other companies during this networking break.

1:30 - 3:00

Learning Labs - Round 3

Innovation Metrics as Antidote to Innovation Theatre

Nick Bogaert

co-founder of Board of Innovation New York

Innovation Skills Bootcamp: Going Back to the Basics

Josh Cohen

Managing Partner at GIANT Innovation
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Creating Clarity – Vision to Action to Success

Shannon Lucas and Tracey Lovejoy

co-CEOs of Catalyst Constellations
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3:30 - 4:30

Enlightening Exchanges

The Emerging Power of Open

Steve Rader

Founder of Crowd Resources Consulting
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If you're leading innovation in your company, this is your tribe.

Don't miss out on all the insights, conversations and fun. Limited seats, so register today.

SECURE YOUR SEAT