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10 August, 2017 | (01 hr)
How can companies best harness innovation for new growth? How could roles such as Corporate Brand, Human Resources, R & D, Digital Transformation, Sustainability, and Open Innovation measure their innovation contributions?
The Conference Board has completed the initial phases of a comprehensive project to identify the levers of innovation—and how to better measure their contribution. Building upon the insights of hundreds of members and scores of published research papers, this work sheds new light on the fundamental elements that predict innovation success – which indicates breadth of collaboration is increasingly more important.
Members in these roles and program directors working with these leaders are encouraged to join and become part of the next steps in the research.
Who should attend: Anyone responsible for innovation, either at the corporate or the business-unit level. This program will also be of interest to those who would like to experiment with improved innovation metrics related to products, services, marketing, business models, manufacturing, or R&D, as well as those who want to represent the holistic view of innovation and tailor their messages to their individual industry/firm.
Earn 1 CPE credit
Requirements : Attendees must be logged on for the duration of the webcast, participate in all interactive polls, and request credits via the on-screen form. Delivery Method: Group-Internet Based Program Level: Intermediate, Prerequisites: Bachelor’s degree or higher, Advanced Preparation: None
Xiaohui (Janet) Hao, Ph.D.
Janet Hao is a senior economist with the economics program of The Conference Board. She specializes in research on innovation, intangible assets and economic growth. In particular, she measures investment in innovations by commercial banks, investment banks, and insurance companies.
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Rita Shor is program director for the Product and Service Development and Corporate Brand Strategy & Management Councils and co-directs the Innovation and Applied Innovation Councils at The Conference Board.
Anne Greer began working with The Conference Board in 2012. Along with Rita Shor, she directs the annual Innovation Master Class, designed for advanced learned among Fortune 500 executives responsible for leading innovation in their companies. She is program co-director for The Confere...Full Bio
Ataman Ozyildirim, Ph.D.
Ataman Ozyildirim, PhD, is the director of economic research and global research chair at The Conference Board. He specializes in the development of economic indicators and in forecasting aggregate economic activity worldwide. He also oversees The Conference Board’s Global ...Full Bio