Discounts – Sign up with 2 of your colleagues (teams
of 3 or more) and save an additional $100 each. Groups of 5-10
may deduct 15%, groups of 11+ may deduct 20%. For further group
arrangements, call 781.891.8080 Teams may include customers
and/or partners, as long as all members register at the same
Special Half-Day Pre-Conference Workshops -- Receive
guidelines and how-to’s -- from beginner to advanced -- on
technology scouting, roadmapping, IP leverage, and relationship
Dynamic Industry Keynote Sessions – Gain insight and
inspiration from chief technology officers and external business
development leaders at P&G, IBM, and Avery Dennison.
Conference Chaired by Two Foremost Experts - Receive
immediately-usable overviews, syntheses and recommendations from
Dr. Jay Paap and
Dr. Paul Germeraad – two
of the most respected and experienced experts in the field.
Interactive Panel Sessions – Hear what other
practitioners are doing and what’s working. Compare notes about
tech scouting, opportunity identification, partnering/licensing,
integrating external ideas, aligning processes, managing change
and more. Get candid answers to your most pressing questions.
Networking - Reception, breaks, luncheons and
interactive format are designed to introduce you to others and
provide opportunity for informal discussion. Limited attendance
ensures individual attention from faculty.
Innovation Resource Guide – An up-to-date directory
with contact information to help you find brokers,
intermediaries, technology sources, intellectual property
services, and more.
Conference Materials – Complete binder with
case examples, matrices, charts and action steps serve as
permanent reference which may be shared with others from your
organization. Special follow-up package sent electronically to
all participants with conference summary, downloadable files,
and further notes.