Sustainable Innovation Strategies for Corporate Transformation
October 11 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
| TIGER Talk
Corporations have almost unanimously accepted and internalized the need to ‘innovate’ to stay competitive. What exactly ‘innovation’ means, and how to go about it, is far less clear cut. You only need to scratch the surface of most industries in the US to discover the wreckage of discontinued, re-purposed or de-scaled innovation programs. Yet few doubt the need to continue to invest heavily in this thing called innovation. In fact, more and more CEOs are looking to internal innovation to drive growth.
What has been going wrong with our innovation investments? And what can we do collectively to build innovation systems that deliver real, sustainable results?
Beginning with the need for disciplined clarity about the meaning and aims of innovation, they will describe sustainable innovation strategies that are strategic, impactful, and long-lived.They will use real world examples to show how these methods have leveraged corporate resources and scale with startup speed and agility to help turn mid-market players into global innovation leaders in a few short years. These methods are not yet found in business-school case studies but they are demonstrating remarkable results.
Dan Haber is a serial “intrapreneur” with a rare blend of experiences across the innovation spectrum over 15+ years. Dan has led groundbreaking R&D teams, commercialization initiatives, early stage startups, corporate spinoffs, and corporate innovation teams reinventing the businesses of Fortune 500s.
Dan has a proven track record of cultivating highly effective teams that rapidly innovate in the most complex environments, including aerospace, healthcare, and financial services. He is passionate about building purpose-driven teams that create innovations that transform lives, industries, and the world. Dan is one of two cofounders of Flow Innovation.
Oren Goldschmidt is a serial innovator and venture builder with deep experience in corporate innovation and new business creation. Oren has 20+ years as an entrepreneur and startup leader, and 10 years focused on corporate innovation and venture building.
Oren has proven success in leading the creation of new businesses and venture-backed portfolios for Fortune 500 / Global 1000 companies. He is passionate about building transformative solutions, highly effective teams, and harnessing the power of the startup model to the scale and reach of large corporations.
Oren has expertise in artificial intelligence, deep learning, and data science across financial services, healthcare, and industrial sectors. Oren is one of two cofounders of Flow Innovation.
Event is free and includes a light lunch.
11:30am – Networking & lunch
12:00pm – Program begins
1:00pm – Networking resumes
Thank you to our sponsor Mmelo Boutique Confections.
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