This is a session at Innov8rs Barcelona, 21-22 April 2020

You’ll find all speakers and sessions here: https://innov8rs.co/barcelona/agenda/

Unleash Open Innovation – How to Leverage Cross-team Synergies and Mutual Capabilities to Co-create MVPs With Start-ups

Beatrice Maestri

Open Innovation Manager at Electrolux

In Electrolux since 2017, Beatrice leads the Open Innovation, the global team responsible for scouting new technical and business opportunities and external capabilities in the Open Innovation Networks as well as promoting and enabling their introduction in Electrolux Group with the aim to accelerate the innovation process.

Beatrice is co-founder of Innovation Factory, the first Group innovation hub where she drives the Booster Program, the open innovation initiative to speed-up joint-development and tech-transfer from external innovations into Electrolux portfolio.

Beatrice has 13 years of professional experience matured primarily in management consulting, supporting technology-intensive Corporations in the strategy and organization areas.

She holds a Management degree from Bocconi University (BSc and MSc) and an Executive Master in Technology and Innovation Management from Bologna Business School.