Setting Up Your Second System- The Basics of Innovation Accounting In Practice

Learning Lab with

Esther Gons

CEO and Co-Founder at GroundControl and co-author of Innovation Accounting

15 September 2022, 09:00 - 15:30 CEST

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About the session

If you want to build internal venture-building capabilities you need to rely on a new governance system for it to be successful. What are the basic principles behind this system and how do you start?

In this workshop, we discuss the key principles and address indicators that are useful to start reporting on when setting up a new governance system for innovation.

About the speaker

Esther Gons is the co-author of The Corporate Startup, winner of the 2019 Golden Axiom Business Book Award and the 2018 Management Book Of The Year Award. The co-author of the recently released book Innovation Accounting, winner of the 2022 Golden Axiom Business Book Award. And the founder and CEO of GroundControl. GroundControl is innovation software to manage, measure and report on your innovation ecosystem. The platform focuses on  innovation accounting  and helps corporate startup teams with  the de-risking process of new business models.

GroundControl works with clients such as Euler Hermes, DHL, and ABN Amro. Gons is an international speaker on topics of corporate innovation, innovation accounting, portfolio management, and startups. Esther has a background in technology and has been an entrepreneur for over 20 years. She has mentored over several hundred startups, among others as an investor at NEXT Startup Ventures, lead mentor in the Rockstart Accelerator programs and Lean Startup Machine weekends. That passion for pioneering is what still drives her to make change happen.

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