Increase Organizational Resilience and Innovation Through Collaboration

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” David Woods, Faculty Emeritus of Integrated Systems Engineering at The Ohio State University, asked at the 2014 Velocity NY conference; referring to unexpected situations like when chunks of foam fell off the Space Shuttle Columbia’s fuel tank in an unexpected way.

Imaginatik and the Oil and Gas Technology Centre to Co-Present During Poster Session at the World Open Innovation Conference

Imaginatik

Imaginatik will be attending the 5th Annual World Open Innovation Conference (WOIC) in San Francisco, CA on December 13th and 14th. When we learned of the topic, we felt compelled to submit our collaborative effort with OGTC. Our paper focuses on engaging new collaborators in new ways to drive sustainable outcomes. They put together a “Call for Ideas” program to power the project pipeline, open up cross-industry collaboration, and provide entrepreneurial catalysts.

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An Introvert’s Guide: 23 Ideas to Meet New People at a Conference

BrainZooming

A friend is heading to a business conference by herself today. I told her she needs to make herself socialize and meet new people at the conference, suggesting she find a friendly face that also doesn’t know anyone and become buddies. I suggested additional ideas, then realized: I was writing a blog post on how I, as an introvert, force myself to meet new people at conferences and business events. 23 Ideas to Meet New People at a Conference.

Rethinking Meetings and Conference: Don’t Automate, Innovate

Stephen Shapiro

So now is the time to rethink the way we collaborate. Although this article focuses on conferences and conventions, the concepts can be adapted and applied to any kind of meeting. The conference industry is based around events. Meetings and conferences typically focus heavily on real-time content delivery. The post Rethinking Meetings and Conference: Don’t Automate, Innovate appeared first on Stephen Shapiro.

Measuring Innovation Performance

nding new and better ways to serve customers well, which can confer a. Better employee engagement and cross-functional collaboration spawn better ideas. collaboration has contributed to innovation. Measuring engagement, collaboration, and diversity This stage covers the events from idea submission to evaluation to idea launch. Measuring innovation performance Our innovation campaigns prove that there is a way to. measure innovation performance.

World Open Innovation Conference 2015: Final Program

Open Innovation

Although the conference begins on Thursday at the Santa Clara Marriott in Silicon Valley, there a pre-conference tour of Google on Wednesday that is sold out. Wednesday also includes a welcome reception and the first of two conference dinners. We have record registration of 160 for this year’s conference. World Open Innovation Conference 2015The #WOIC2015 program has been finalized, with last minute changes in titles and (alas) a few last-minute cancellations.

6 Reasons to NEVER Skip the Opening Keynote at a Conference

BrainZooming

Yesterday’s Brainzooming mega-post was about how an introvert can go solo and still comfortably meet new people at a conference. Part of the whole introvert trying to meet new people at a conference strategy depends on creating as many shared experiences with others as possible. If she missed it, she’d already be left out of the conversation, reinforcing any views that this conference would be a lonely experience. Trust me: NEVER skip the opening keynote at a conference!

Crowdsourcing and User Innovation Conference 2014

Open Innovation

The 2014 "Open and User Innovation Conference" is over and Academy is about to begin. By many measures, today OUI is the world’s best innovation conference. It offers some lessons about the current state of user innovation research, its overlap with open innovation research and also for how future open innovation conferences (such as WOIC 2014) should be run. Karim Lakhani summarizing OUI 2014 submission topics on Day One of the conference.

Join Us for The Marketing Conference Next Week!

BrainZooming

You’re invited to join us at the Social Media Strategies Summit and The Marketing Conference, taking place concurrently at The Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel in San Francisco, September 27-29. Registrants for either conference can move back and forth between the two, targeting the workshops and presentations that will be most valuable to their business success. Did I mention there’s a special conference discount registration for Brainzooming readers?

Innova-Con Innovation Conference

InnovationLabs

Anticipating the Future Business Model Innovation Collaboration and Co-Creation Creativity and Ideation Innovation Innovation Metrics Innovation Process Innovation Tools Strategy and InnovationYou’ve undoubtedly noticed that the world is changing, and quickly. We took this photo in an airport a few years ago, and now here it is 2015 and lo and behold, they were pretty close to right on. Perhaps this may stimulate you to ask yourself if you’re now prepared for 2020?

Successful Ways to Meet New People – Confessions of a Conference Newbie

BrainZooming

Here is Emma Alvarez Gibson’s report from a conference she recently attended. With a lot of suggestions and a little bit of arm-twisting, Emma implemented the ideas captured in our Introvert’s Guide: 23 Ideas to Meet New People at a Conference. She’s being very kind to share how she fared implementing the ideas to meet new people even though she was going solo at the conference! Find out the conference hashtag(s) ahead of time, and begin monitoring them.

How Enterprises Can Collaborate Effectively with Startups

Planview Spigit

How can we effectively collaborate with startups? That’s a question that routinely comes up at many of the conferences Spigit hosts and attends as well as in our day-to-day conversations with Fortune 500 companies. Why should enterprises collaborate with startups? But what does effective startup-enterprise collaboration look like? Startup collaboration fueled by external ideation. Key observations from Siemens’ collaboration efforts.

How to Overcome the Barriers to Academic & Industry Collaboration

Innovation Excellence

Almost 20 years ago, a report from the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine described the results of a conference addressing and the barriers to academic-industry collaboration and solutions to overcome them. While there has been slow progress addressing these issues, for the most part, the barriers persist and industry frustration with academic. Innovation Academic Research Higher education industry University

Customer Experience Strategy – Invite Employees to Collaborate

BrainZooming

I’m in West Palm Beach, FL today speaking at the Connections 2017 conference sponsored by SMC3. The opportunity in broad collaboration among your audiences. Having come from the transportation industry, and seeing so many people I knew and faces I recognized at the January 2017 SMC3 conference, I can’t wait to share these ideas with them. Brainzooming - All Posts Branding Collaboration Performance Strategy Tools

Top 10 Takeaways from Spigit’s 2017 Ignite Conference

Planview Spigit

Last week was Spigit’s 2017 Ignite conference. Throughout the conference, which included exclusive innovation strategy workshops for Spigit customers, there was no shortage of useful insights attendees walked away with. A common theme throughout the conference was around the importance of executive sponsorship. Their mission is to manufacture an environment that enables collaboration and ideation to thrive throughout every business unit no matter the geographical location.

CFP: 3D Printing Conference in Paris, June 1

Open Innovation

Transitioning 3D Printing from Niche to Mainstream Markets Research Workshop | École Polytechnique | Paris 1 June 2018 www.3dPrintingParis2018.com Conference chairs: ThierryRayna (École Polytechnique), Joel West (KGI), Frank Piller (RWTH Aachen) See website and call for papers The potential economic impacts of 3D printing (or “additive manufacturing”) have attracted considerable attention in recent years. 3d printing conferences

Top 10 Takeaways from Spigit’s 2017 Ignite Conference

Planview Spigit

Spigit’s 2017 Ignite conference. Throughout the conference, which included exclusive innovation strategy workshops for Spigit customers, there was no shortage of useful insights attendees walked away with. A common theme throughout the conference was around the importance of executive sponsorship. Their mission is to manufacture an environment that enables collaboration and ideation to thrive throughout every business unit no matter the geographical location.

Creating Physical Workspaces For Collaboration and Ideas

HunchBuzz

A lot of people have heard of ‘creative’ workplaces, such as Pixar and Google, that boast exciting work environments for collaboration that stimulate their employees. These places are known for not only their quirky work area, but for the collaborative team environments that come from them and the happiness it evokes in employees. Yet what a lot of people don’t recognise, is that the space in which you collaborate, helps you innovate.

Open Innovation at the User Innovation Conference

Open Innovation

He presented to attendees at the 2014 Open and User Innovation Conference — the 12th annual meeting of the user innovation workshop — which met at Harvard Business School. In fact, the focus of Piller & West (2014) is about what we call an “interactive coupled” mode of open innovation, with a focus on co-creation that takes place outside any particular firm through collaboration between firms and individuals.

Top 10 Takeaways from Spigit’s Ignite 2018 Conference

Planview Spigit

Communication came up time and time again throughout the conference. It’s the people – the way they think, work, and collaborate – within this culture that enables Google to go beyond just being a search engine and tackle projects such making the Internet accessible for everyone, or building autonomous vehicles. It clearly shows leadership values employee input and collaboration. The post Top 10 Takeaways from Spigit’s Ignite 2018 Conference appeared first on Spigit.

Ignite 2018: Registration for the Premier Conference for Innovation Leaders is Open

Planview Spigit

We’re thrilled to share that Ignite 2018, Spigit’s annual conference for the brightest minds in innovation, will be returning to the historic Bently Reserve in downtown San Francisco on May 1st and 2nd – register now to take advantage of early-bird pricing. Then Ignite is the conference for you! Ignite isn’t just a conference, it’s an experience that will leave you wanting more. Ignite is unlike any other conference that’s focused on innovation.

DISRUPTION: The Innovation Conference of the Year

InnovationLabs

Anticipating the Future Business Model Innovation Collaboration and Co-Creation Innovation Strategy and InnovationINNOVA-CON 2019 – Early Bird Registration Ends November 30 Award-winning innovator and InnovationLabs Senior Partner Langdon Morris is chairing Innova-Con 2019, the annual gathering of the International Association of Innovation Professionals (IAOIP).

Upcoming 2017 Innovation Conferences, Keynotes, and Workshops

InnovationLabs

Anticipating the Future Business Model Innovation Collaboration and Co-Creation Creativity and Ideation Design Thinking Innovation Innovation Culture Innovation Metrics Innovation Process Innovation Tools Strategy and Innovation Sustainability

Collaborating on Zoom Guide: Remotely Facilitate a Virtual Meeting or Workshop

InnovationTraining.org

Video conferencing software can help you lead engaging activities to collaborate virtually in real-time. Zoom is one of the most popular software from our research on top digital collaborative remote work tools. Zoom may give you the technology you need to host your next event, workshop, or conference digitally. In this post, we’ll explore some of the collaborative features available in Zoom. Lead Innovative Meetings and Workshops with Zoom.

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5 Steps to Innovating Profitable Connections with TechCrunch

Innovation Excellence

His post highlights the process of how TechCrunch is innovating in the conference space, and employing tactics to drive innovative, and ultimately profitable, connections. Case Study collaboration Conferences Data Design Artificial Intelligence business collaboration Innovation Network Science StrategyBrandon Klein shares 5 steps of analysis that are useful in creating high performance connections.

What to Blog About – 27 Content Creation Opportunities for Conference Attendees

BrainZooming

We’ve written and presented about what to blog about along with other content creation opportunities and conference organizers can pursue. 27 Content Creation Opportunities for Conference Attendees. His question prompted this list of 27 ideas for both what to blog about from a conference and for other content creation and sharing opportunities your audience might find valuable. What to Blog About at a Conference. Capture big ideas from the conference and share those.

#NewYears2019 Innovation Excellence Ranks the Top 10 Innovative COO’s on Social Media

Innovation Excellence

Success in the world of work today is, as always, tied to the indelible link between talent, brand and innovation. What has changed and continues to evolve is the opportunity for savvy leaders to optimize their passion and their work on social channels. Innovation Excellence, likes to recognize the Top Ten Innovative – as in.

You Don’t Have to Go to a Conference to Enjoy It

It's Saul Connected

Are you jealous of your colleagues as they jet off to attend yet another innovation conference? How do they have the time, money, or connections to always wangle their way into every cool conference? For a growing number of conferences, you can now participate without actually going. I’m not talking about passively reading a post-conference report, or perusing blog posts that summarize key points after the fact, or watching videos like a voyeur.

Creating Physical Workspaces For Collaboration and Ideas

HunchBuzz

A lot of people have heard of ‘creative’ workplaces, such as Pixar and Google, that boast exciting work environments for collaboration that stimulate their employees. These places are known for not only their quirky work area, but for the collaborative team environments that come from them and the happiness it evokes in employees. Yet what a lot of people don’t recognise, is that the space in which you collaborate, helps you innovate.

Accelerate Growth Through Strategic Integration of Research During the Innovation Process

Innovation Excellence

collaboration Conferences Creativity Growth Innovation Product Innovation Strategy Accelerated Learning Labs Clorox growth strategy innovation conference michael graber Process Product Development Shorten the Innovation Timeline Southern Growth Studio strategic innovation Strategic ResearchStephanie began with crisis, a story about the kitty litter business. Competitive pressures were high. Market share was being lost. They needed a new product, in a hurry.

SNEAK PREVIEW: A Bold, New Way to Do Corporate Conferences

Idea Champions

Idea Champions is thrilled to announce it will soon be launching a bold new service to transform the way it's clients plan for, design, facilitate, and follow-up their company's conferences. We've been designing innovative conferences since 1987 (see below for testimonials). And the odds of breakthrough actually happening can be significantly increased with the right mix of intention, preparation, vision, collaboration, and the savvy facilitation of group process.

Finding Success with Corporate and University Partnerships

Xinova

The IRI conference attracts Leaders in Innovation from all over the globe to talk about everything R&D. Business Insights Inventor Community 2019 IRI Annual collaboration Conference InnovatePGH innovation innovation community Inventor IRI IRI Annual Conference R&D Science technology ThinkBeyond xinovaWhile these companies span a wide variety of industries, many innovators were seeking solutions to similar problems.

New Business Collaboration Opportunities through Meeting Online Friends IRL

BrainZooming

A New Business Collaboration in Dallas. Our conversations led to us pursuing a new business collaboration we’re currently defining. I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am about collaborating with Mess! I met Paula at a copy shop years ago while preparing for our first big community collaboration event. We collaborate online frequently, and Emma co-facilitated an in-person workshop we did for CompTIA in San Diego several years ago.

Unfreezing the Innovation Permafrost

Innovation Excellence

Conferences Innovation change collaboration Design education future Innovation Management Leadership Management Open InnovationWhy might some organizations be “staying at rest” when there are so many possibilities and opportunities available to them, in the current business environment, to grow, nurture and sustain their competitiveness and relevance to their customers and key stakeholders?

Converse CEO on Building the Brand of the Future

Innovation Leader

As part of our recent Impact conference, Scott Uzzell, CEO of Converse, discussed the brand’s relationship with popular culture, its collaborations, and more

Spigit Ignite Summit 2016: Announcing Speakers from Pfizer, CH2M, Lexington Insurance

Planview Spigit

Shuki Einstein is the Global Director of Technology and Innovation at CH2M, helping to ignite a catalytic platform that will enable our clients to thrive through intense technological and sustainable collaboration. “I continue to be enamored with the power of technical collaboration, when skilled individuals apply themselves to a vision bigger than themselves.”

Trends in Innovation in the Chemical Industry

Yet2

In mid-May, yet2 sponsored the NPD and Innovation in the Chemical Industry conference , organized by the European Networking Group. A conference highlight was a presentation by yet2 client, Janssen PMP. Geoffrey de Chabot-Tramecourt, Janssen PMP, presenting at NPD and Innovation in the Chemical Industry Conference. de Chabot-Tramecourt also shared how Janssen collaborated with yet2 for a focused, efficient, and comprehensive open innovation project.

What Innovation Funnel Should I Use?

InnovationManagement

After a decade working in innovation, I think many of us are sick and tired of seeing a funnel on another slide at an innovation conference. Collaborative Innovation Open Innovation Crowdsourcing customer engagement customer experience Employee Engagement innovation funnel process improvement Product Development workplace experienceLots of ideas at the top, just a few implemented ideas at the bottom… we get the idea. The post What Innovation Funnel Should I Use?

Go Big or Go Home: A Report from #CINONY2015

Innovation Excellence

Continue reading → Build Capability Conferences Military Innovation Presentations Processes & Tools Technology Visualization collaboration #cinony Big Data deloitte InnovationEnterprise Kobi Gershoni Signals Group TechnologyFast50Two weeks ago I joined several hundred others at the Sheraton Times Square Hotel for this year’s edition of the Chief Innovation Officer Summit, New York.

Solving real world problems with public data

Xinova

The IRI conference attracts Leaders in Innovation from all over the globe to talk about everything R&D. Uncategorized collaboration innovation innovation community Innovation Network IRI IRI Conference problem solving R&D Solving problems ThinkBeyond xinovaWhile these companies span a wide variety of industries, many innovators were seeking solutions to similar problems.

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Top 9 Trends in Innovation

Xinova

Inventor Community 2018 IRI Annual Conference collaboration David Spark disruption innovation IRI Conference mistakes R&D start-up ThinkBeyond top 9 trends in innovation xinovaWhile startups are determined to beat their industry’s 500 lb. gorilla, incumbents may never see their competition or get distracted by meeting next quarter’s sales goals.

Big or Small – Which is Best for Innovation?

Innovation Excellence

Last week I went to the Financial Times’ FTInnovate conference in London. The conference theme was “Big vs small: which one is better?” The conference chair freely admitted that the intention was to provoke debate, not to have a fundamentalist binary position with only one right answer. Continue reading → Business Models Disruption Industry Innovation R&D Strategy collaboration culture Disruptive Innovation Entrepreneurship

The Speed of Innovation

100%Open

The human capacity for collaboration and innovation is immense and, importantly, speedy when faced with a deadly threat. OK, hands up if you, or your parents, cancelled Christmas yourselves way before Boris did? Or stopped travelling into the office last year ahead of lockdown?