There's an Elephant in the Board Room when it Comes to Innovation

While innovation is arguably one of the hottest business topics today, leadership often overlooks one of the most critical success factors in driving new growth opportunities - letting go of control and highly tuned processes to embrace the necessary level of uncertainty and surprise required for business breakthroughs. The goal is to create a structure and repeatable model for the inherently unstructured process of identifying, creating, testing, and launching new products, services and business models.

Monday, August 26, 2013 - 15:00 to 17:00
We have the pleasure of six keynote lectures that will put on the ‘high beam’ when we look at the field of innovation from a business perspective. The format is an informal workshop where ideas and thoughts between research and business can meet and be explored. Each keynote will be approx. 10 minutes and will provide you with the latest international research on innovation in both a local and global perspective. 
From CBS the following CBS professor will join us: Christer Karlsson, Jens Frøslev Christensen, Keld Laursen, Marion Poetz and Serden Ozcan. 
In addition we have the pleasure of a US innovation expert, Soren Kaplan from InnovationPoint, that will provide us with new insights gathered from his work with companies like Visa, Disney, Colgate-Palmolive, Kimberly-Clark, PepsiCo, Frito-Lay, Aviva (United Kingdom), Philips (The Netherlands), and numerous others leading companies where he has lead strategic innovation programs. 
The event is for friends of CBS Executive and is free of charge. We expect approx. 30 CxO’s or senior directors that has a strategic interest in the field for innovation. You are welcome to bring a guest. For planning purposes, please inform us regarding attendance (and guest) no later than August 12th by replying to However registration will be administered on a first come, first serve basis.
The event will take place at CBS Executive Building overlooking Frederiksberg Garden, Porcelænshaven 22, 2000 Frederiksberg 
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