3 highly interactive days exclusively for innovation executives in multinational firms

AN INNOVATION EVENT UNLIKE ANY OTHER

The Innovation Roundtable® Summit 2017 will be attended by 600 innovation executives from 250 multinational firms – the world’s largest gathering exclusively for corporate innovators.

The Summit has a highly interactive format, combining insightful presentations with a variety of discussion sessions, enabling you to exchange experiences with your peers about topics of special interest, and with ample time dedicated to informal networking.

The Summit builds on Innovation Roundtable’s experience in organizing over 80 large-scale innovation events since 2008, as well as the 3 previous editions of the Summit. In 2016, the Summit was exceptionally well received by over 520 corporate innovators from 220 multinational firms.

Please find below an overview of the Summit 2017. You can request the full program here.

TAILOR YOUR SUMMIT EXPERIENCE

The Summit is organised along six tracks, enabling you to select track talks, discussions and labs of your interest.

  1. Disruptive Innovation, New Business Models & Lean Startup
  2. Innovation Culture and Leadership
  3. Digital Transformation & Emerging Technologies
  4. Ecosystems & Startup Collaboration
  5. Design Thinking and Customer Centric Innovation
  6. Front End of Innovation and Foresighting

PRESENTATIONS

Learn first-hand about best innovation practices in large firms from 30 senior executive speakers and experts.

Track talks are concise and straight to the point, allowing more time for discussion. Presentations are organized by theme, enabling you to select the most relevant ones for you.

The Summit will also feature inspiring keynote presentations by experts and top executives from leading global firms.

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS

Share experiences and gain valuable insights and new ideas.

Choose among several key innovation topics within each of the themes of the Summit and discuss them in depth at tables moderated by peers.

Challenges & Solutions, our distinctive opening discussion session, will give you the opportunity to share an innovation issue of special relevance to you and get feedback from other participants.

INimg-labsTERACTIVE LABS

Immerse yourself in your favourite topics by joining interactive labs facilitated by leading academic experts.

Labs are organized across the seven innovation themes of the Summit and include:

  • Brief presentations to frame discussions
  • Group discussions at the roundtables
  • Plenary discussion and debriefing of group work

INFORMAL NETWORKING

The Innovation Roundtable® Summit is the world’s largest gathering exclusively for innovation practitioners in large firms.

It is a unique opportunity to connect with 600 corporate innovators, build relations, and identify business opportunities during 25 hours dedicated to informal networking over breaks, lunches and dinners.

Click here to see the list of companies that have confirmed their attendance so far.

KEY TAKEAWAYS

After the event, attendees will receive presentation slides, minutes and a report of key takeaways from the Summit and insights from discussions.

MEETING APP

Participants will get exclusive access to our mobile app, where they can connect with other attendees, take part in surveys and share insights from discussions.

DINNERS

Connect with other participants in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Attendance at the Summit includes a networking buffet dinner on the evening of 7 November.

Pre-Summit dinner (6 Nov) and a Summit Dinner Party (8 Nov) will take place in exclusive and picturesque Copenhagen locations: tickets for those can be purchased at this link.

Request Program

Would you like to read the detailed program of the Summit? Please contact us by clicking on this button.

Please note: Since the Summit is open exclusively to attendees from large corporations, the detailed program will be sent only to individuals within such firms.