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Unlikely Innovator – Innovation Is Everywhere, And We Can Innovate Anything

This presentation will showcase one department’s journey within Johnson & Johnson, demonstrating how an unlikely innovator is finding itself at the forefront, trail blazing novel tools and practices to drive internal corporate innovation

Claire Kingston

Director Bioresearch Quality and Compliance at Johnson & Johnson

Claire Kingston is responsible for delivering creative solutions that drive a culture of innovation within Johnson & Johnson.  She works with leadership across the Janssen Quality organization and beyond to drive operational efficiencies through simplification and enhancing technology utilization.  Recent initiatives include leading the development and implementation of an enterprise clinical tracking system to 8,000 users globally, driving the uptake of an innovation idea management system to Johnson and Johnson’s Research & Development organization and developing virtual collaboration toolkits to further vet and implement innovative ideas.

Claire brings over 20 years of experience in strategic planning, business process improvement and technology implementations.  She has implemented solutions that reduce costs and improve efficiency for a wide range of organizations in the Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Professional Services and Retail industries.  Prior to joining Johnson and Johnson, Claire was president of E C Kingston Consulting, and she started her career with Arthur Andersen Business Consulting.