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Leveraging Diversity for Innovation by Creating a Truly Inclusive Culture

Diversity is just untapped potential. You need to work hard to include it for you to benefit from it.  Only then do you unleash Innovation, generate tangible outcomes, and drive sustainable business results. 

Developing a Culture of Innovation Deep Within your Organization

Innovation is the name of the game today, and will only be more so in the years ahead – it’s your company’s lifeblood.

Realizing the Full Potential of Digital Transformation ‒ Insights from success stories

Digital Transformation is “the talk of the town”.  But how do you make it tangible, and create and capture value from it?  

Understanding, framing, and measuring Innovation

The Conference Board’s Innovation & Digital Transformation Institute has created “the Signposts of Innovation” allowing you and your company to better understand and leverage the “black box” of innovation.

C-Suite Challenge 2021: Marketing & Communications Perspectives

This slide report highlights the implications of the findings from the global "C-Suite Challenge 2021" survey for marketing and communications functions.

Overview of C-Suite Challenge 2021 Results

What are the "hot button" challenges of C-Suite leaders in the aftermath of COVID-19?

Distinguishing Practices of Highly Innovative Organizations in the Digital Era

What is the global state of innovation? High innovators think of innovation as a strategic imperative—not just as R&D.  

Metrics for Innovation Leaders

Comprehensive list of metrics to measure the innovation capability, progress and success of six key aspects of innovation.

Our Experts


Dana Peterson

Executive Vice President & Chief Economist
The Conference Board
Center Leader, Economy, Strategy & Finance


Bart van Ark

Managing Director and Principal Investigator
The Productivity Institute


Gad Levanon, PhD

Vice President, Labor Markets
The Conference Board


Ataman Ozyildirim

Senior Director, Economics and Global Research Chair
The Conference Board


Lynn Franco

Director, Economic Indicators and Surveys
The Conference Board


Klaas de Vries

The Conference Board


Abdul Erumban

Senior Research Fellow
The Conference Board
Assistant Professor, Economics
University of Groningen


Denise Dahlhoff, PhD

Senior Researcher, Consumer Research
The Conference Board


David Hoffman

Senior Vice President Asia and Managing Director of the China Center for Economics & Business
The Conference Board


Erik Lundh

Principal Economist
The Conference Board


Ilaria Maselli

Senior Economist
The Conference Board


Carol Corrado

Senior Advisor and Research Director, Economics Program
The Conference Board

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Xiaohui (Janet) Hao, PhD

Senior Economist
The Conference Board

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Frank Steemers

Senior Economist
The Conference Board


Anne Greer

Program Director, Market Insights Council; Co-Program Director, Innovation Leadership Council, and Applied Innovation Council
The Conference Board


Rita Shor

Co-Leader Innovation & Digital Transformation Institute
The Conference Board


John Metselaar

Co-Leader Innovation & Digital Transformation Institute, and
Program Director of Asia Innovation Council and Gulf Region Innovation Council
The Conference Board


Charles Popper

Co-Program Director, CIO Business Council
The Conference Board


Hollis W. Hart

Senior Fellow
ESF Center


Mark Leiter

Distinguished Strategy Fellow
The Conference Board


Janet Ramey

Senior Fellow
The Conference Board
Sourcing Change

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