Agenda - Innovation & Growth Leadership Summit

Preliminary Agenda

Tuesday, February 27 – Kickoff & Networking Reception 

3:30-4:00 pm                 Registration/ Refreshments

4:00-5:00 pm                 Welcome & Overview: Cheryl Perkins – Perspective on topics to be covered, participants share challenges and goals

5:00-6:00 pm                 Keynote: How to Identify and Pursue the Next Big Thing

6:00-7:30 pm                 Networking Reception 

7:30-                             Optional dinner (to be arranged)

 Wednesday, February 28 – Summit

7:30-8:00 am                 Continental Breakfast

8:00-8:15 am                 Overview of the Day: Cheryl Perkins

8:15-9:15 am                 Keynote:  Macro Trends Driving Growth and Innovation Across Industries

9:15-10:00 am               Presentation: Finding the Right Problem(s) to Solve  

10:00-10:30 am            Networking & Refreshment Break

10:30-11:15 am            Panel: Critical Enablers That Must Be Carefully Managed – Process and Culture

11:15-12:00 pm            Table Exercise: – Table exercise, discussion, coaching

12:00-1:30 pm               Luncheon Roundtables

1:30-2:15 pm                 Presentation: Uncovering Untapped Needs, Translating to a Business Proposition  

2:15-2:45 pm                 Presentation: The Role of R&D Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow 

2:45-3:00 pm                 Networking & Refreshment Break

3:00-3:45 pm                 Table Exercise: – Table exercise, discussion, coaching

3:45-4:00 pm                 Summit Wrap-Up: Cheryl Perkins