4 December 20199:00 - 21:00

Trending Topic TalksInnovators InsightsLearning Labs

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

9:15 - 9:30

Kick-Off & Welcome

9:30 - 11:45

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.

Innovating For The Future

Anna Roumiantseva

Design Researcher & Innovation Strategist
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Ahead Of The Curve Strategy

Dan Toma

Author of The Corporate Startup and Co-founder of OUTCOME
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Success In Times of Uncertainty

Sara Whiffen

Founder of Insights Ignited LLC
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Pattern Based Idea Generation for Corporate Innovation: You Can Generate 100 New Ideas Whenever You Want To

Satoru Watanabe

CEO at Maximize and President at BMI Lab Japan
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11:45 - 13:00

Networking Lunch

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

13:00 - 13:45

Future of Innovation Ecosystem

George Goda

Co-Founder of 01Booster

Open innovation is a  big trend in Japan. Many corporates started open innovation activity with a variety of methods such as CVC, Corporate Accelerator Program, Pitching Contest and so on. But open innovation activity often lacks of ecosystem and social capital perspective. 01Booster has so far managed more than 35 accelerator programs. With these experiences, George Goda will address how important it is to contribute to development of ecosystem and social capital.

13:45 - 15:00

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.

Track 1

Innovation Through a Digital Factory

Sergey Larionov

Enterprise Agile Coach at Thales
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Zero to One Challenge

Keigo Endo

Assistant for General Manager, Corporate Planning Dept at Sumitomo Corporation
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Open Innovation From the Greater Bay Area

Konakajima Yohei

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Transforming a Business Value Chain through Open Innovation Challenge on a Global Scale

Satoshi Yoshitake & Quynh Hercberg

Marketing Strategy Dept. Insurtech Center at Dai-Ichi Life / Open Innovation Project Management Leader APAC at Agorize

Track 2

Transformation Based on Customer and Business Insight: A Human Journey

Christiane Joussemet

Head of Customer Excellence at Fuji Xerox Asia Pacific

Sparklab: Creating a Relevant Brand

Julien Mauroy

Head of Sparklab Innovation Lab at NN Life Insurance, Japan
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Shaking Up Corporate Culture

Emi Okoshi

Subleader of Ricoh Accelerator and Ricoh's intrapreneur program

What Makes Us A Change Agent?

Kohei Noda

Director, Technology Producer and Investor at Hakuhodo Inc.

15:30 - 18:15

Learning Labs

Round 1 - 15:30 - 16:45

Innovation Governance Simulation

Dan Toma

Author of The Corporate Startup and Co-founder of OUTCOME
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Find IKIGAI: a Reason to Live Your Life

Hiroki Mori

Education Leader of 01Booster
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Round 2 - 17:00 - 18:15

A Perspective on Corporate Innovation in Japan: Analyzing Two Profitable Customer Segments

Karl Burrow

President and CEO of Karllestone Capital

East vs. West - Understanding the Cultural and Entrepreneurship Models Behind the Unprecedented Rise of Innovation in the East

Nishtha Mehta

Corporate Innovation Lean Startup Coach and Executive Leadership Facilitator
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18:20 - 18:50


19:00 - 21:00

Networking Dinner

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.