Innovation 2017 – Past, Present, The Future

08.30 – 09.20
Registrations & Refreshments
09.20 – 09.30
Welcome Address
Abeed Rhemtulla, Managing Director – EnigmaCG
09.30 – 09.50
Opening remarks by Conference Chairman & Book Launch of ‘Building a Culture of Innovation’ by Cris Beswick, Derek Bishop & Jo Geraghty
Chairman: Cris Beswick, Strategic Advisor on Innovation, Keynote Speaker and Author of 'Building a Culture of Innovation', United Kingdom
09.50 – 10.20
Leading and Organising for Innovation
Exploring what leaders must do in order to foster innovation in their organisations by combining 3 proven frameworks to develop their own Innovation Strategy Roadmap.
  • Gain Clarity on what you will innovate and Confidence to execute against an innovation roadmap
  • Understand the barriers and accelerators to innovation Capability – the people part
  • Gaining Commitment to the innovation journey – answering, ‘Why?’
Keynote Speaker: Chris Hafner, Fellow & Chairman of the Board – Strategic Planning Society, United Kingdom
10.20 – 10.50
Experience Led Innovation: giving brands a 360degree view of their potential
How open innovation approaches can create new, improved, connections between companies and the people they serve.
  • How to see your brand experience as your customers do
  • How do anticipate constraints intelligently
  • How to create and test fresh ideas efficiently
  • How to use external design to link up your teams
  • Why outsourced design can often be better than in-house
Guest Speaker:
Gus Desbarats, Chairman – Alloy: experience-led design and Chairman – British Industrial Design Association, United Kingdom
10.50 – 11.20
Open innovation in a Multinational company
  • How to manage Internal Innovation Vs External cooperation
  • Toolbox to develop Open Innovation
  • Cooperation ways with Academia, R&D centers, Start-ups & SMEs
Guest Speaker: Walid Benzarti, Director for Innovation, Research and Technology – Thales, France
11.20 – 11.50
Networking Tea/Coffee Break
11.50 – 12.20
Three critical innovations that threaten your finance business
  • Opportunities fintechs and Insuretechs see in the financial space.
  • Weak points in current financial business.
  • Innovations that should be on every bank and insurance agenda
Guest Speaker: Pascal Huijbers, Chief Technology Officer (Large Accounts EMEIA) – Fujitsu Technology Solutions, Netherlands
12.20 – 12.50
The importance of the Innovation culture to develop open-innovation
  • Example of tools to innovate with the opening of a co-innovation centre : The MRO Lab Singapore
Guest Speaker: James Kornberg, Director Engineering & Maintenance Innovation – AirFrance Industries, France
12.50 – 13.20
Imagine with Orange: Leveraging the Power of the Crowd For Innovation
  • Understanding ‘Imagine with Orange’ - the incentives, the model and the vision
  • Strategies for generating open innovation whilst creating a b marketing platform, strengthening relationship between consumers and brand;
  • Engaging creative users, utilizing social media, and community management;
  • Opening the platform to corporate partners and startups, to test and improve their concept with an international community;
  • Supporting tech startups with little budget to realize their goal, in a dedicated startup corner on Imagine.orange.com
Guest Speaker:
Nicolas Bry, Innovations SVP – Orange Valley, France
13.20 – 14.20
Networking Lunch
14.20 – 14.50
Outside (Open) Innovation as model for Product Development
Guest Speaker:
Scott Seville, PhD, Senior Outside (Innovation Manager) – RB (Reckitt Benckiser), United Kingdom
14.50 – 15.20
Brilliant machines, big data analytics, industrial internet and Life Sciences
  • The industrial internet will transform how machines interact, driving efficiency, accelerate productivity and achieve operational excellence.
  • There is huge potential for the industry in general and the BioPharma industry in particular.
  • In Life Science case studies, we will show how the combination of brilliant machines with best-in-class data science delivers valuable new insights that were never before possible.
Guest Speaker: Dirk Voelkel, Chief Technology Office (Innovation and Analytics) – GE Healthcare, Sweden
15.20 – 15.50
Networking Tea/Coffee Break
15:50 – 16:20
Making the elephant dance: transforming your organization towards digital realities
  • Business Modelling
  • Digital Innovation
  • Innovation Transformation
Guest Speaker: Mike Schavemaker, Innovation Program Manager (Idea2Market Transformation) – Philips, Netherlands
16.20 – 17.10
Debate: Open Innovation v/s Closed Innovation – which paradigm will dominate the future?
Chair: Gus Desbarats, Chairman – Alloy: experience-led design and Chairman – British Industrial Design Association, United Kingdom

Panelists
  • Walid Benzarti, Director for Innovation, Research and Technology – Thales, France
  • James Kornberg, Director Engineering & Maintenance Innovation – AirFrance Industries, France
  • Serge Rebouillat, Technology & IP Innovation – DuPont, Switzerland
  • Pascal Huijbers, Chief Technology Officer (Large Accounts EMEIA) – Fujitsu Technology Solutions, Netherlands
17.10 – 17.20
Closing Remarks