One Day Workshop

EMPOWERING CORPORATE INNOVATION

LESSONS ALL COMPANIES CAN LEARN FROM SILICON VALLEY INNOVATORS & ENTREPRENEURS

 

SAN MATEO, CA

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

The key elements and drivers of innovation which every company can adopt
Innovative strategies and solutions that would bring your company to the next level
How to lead innovation inside organization and manage corporate accelerators, R&D labs and venture funds
How to make the right investments in innovative ideas, products and services that your company needs
How do you develop innovative culture and ecosystem for entrepreneurship inside your organization
Who are the innovators? And how can you identify these change leaders inside your company
How to build an innovative team and become an innovative leaders yourself

AGENDA

8.30am – 9am

Welcome coffee. Opening remarks from SVIC

PART 1:  9 am – 11 am
HOW TO GET BETTER AT INNOVATION

The concept of Innovation; Types of Innovation; Drivers of Innovation
The mechanics and technologies of corporate innovation
The key elements of innovation (Corporate VC, R&D, Accelerators)
Challenges of Internal innovation and transformation

RICK RASMUSSEN

Rick Rasmussen is a Silicon Valley native with entrepreneurial, executive, government and academic experience focusing on startups and growth stage companies. 

PART 2.  11 am – 1 pm
OUTSOURCING INNOVATION

Strategies of corporate Investment
Structure of corporate VC groups
How to invest in startups / due diligence
Key principles of working with startups

ROBERT WINTER

Robert Winter is a 30-year veteran of Silicon Valley, successful venture capital investor, and serial entrepreneur. 

1pm – 2pm

Lunch Break

PART 3:  2pm – 4 pm
BUILDING AN INNOVATIVE ECOSYSTEM AND CULTURE

Innovative ecosystems and what makes them effective
How to inspire, create and develop innovative culture inside your organization?
What are the lessons that all companies should learn from Silicon Valley startups?
Basics of corporate acceleration: how can a company grow internal startups and successfully manage them?
How to inspire intrapreneurship and facilitate your company’s growth and change?

BILL REICHERT

Bill Reichert has over 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur and operating executive. Since joining Garage in 1998, Bill has focused on early-stage information technology and materials science companies. 

PART 4:  4pm – 6pm
LEADING INNOVATION  & INSPIRING CORPORATE ENTREPRENEURS

A CEO as an Entrepreneur: What it takes to be an innovative leader of your company? What skills do you need?
Discovering corporate innovators: how to find, mentor and develop them?
Strategic alignment, stakeholder recruitment and management, effective execution
How to motivate your team to be innovative ?
What are the lessons that all companies should learn from Silicon Valley startups?

MARK COOPERSMITH

Mark Coopersmith is a corporate executive, entrepreneur, strategic advisor, and professor, and a Senior Fellow at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business.

6 pm – 6:15pm

Closing remarks, SVIC

INNOVATION INSIGHTS

RICK RASMUSSEN

ROBERT WINTER

MARK COOPERSMITH

Exciting, stimulating, challenging times. The key mix for generating growth is inventive minds, immersed in the leading state of technology, and experienced, but not blinkered management.

Graeme Chipp, Managing Director/CEO, Growth Solutions Group

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