Unilever Foundry on Innovation

749 views

Published on

This presentation was given at Innovation Stories, Innovation Social's annual premium event, on July 6th 2015 in London. Lawrence Weber, Managing Partner for Innovation at Karmarama and Jeremy Basset from Unilever Foundry gave the inside scoop on why they decided to do the Foundry, what they've learnt and what's next.

Published in: Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
749
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
22
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
21
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Unilever Foundry on Innovation

  1. 1. WHY WE DID IT, WHAT WE'VE LEARNT AND WHAT'S NEXT THE UNILEVER FOUNDRY JEREMY BASSET Global Marketing Director, Unilever @JeremyBasset LAWRENCE WEBER Managing Partner Innovation, Karmarama @lawrenceweber
  2. 2. WHY WE LAUNCHED FOUNDRY KEY LESSONS (i.e FAILURES) WHAT’S NEXT WHAT’S BEEN DELIVERED
  3. 3. STARTUPS ARE INVENTING THE FUTURE
  4. 4. THE FUTURE HAS ALREADY BEEN INVENTED
  5. 5. OUR ROLE: TO HELP START-UPS SCALE-UP
  6. 6. FOUNDARY OVERVIEW FILM https://youtu.be/6CydfoGEjlo
  7. 7. PITCH . PILOT . PARTNER
  8. 8. PROGRESS SO FAR 3000+applications received 300+mentors registered 20+brands involved $6m+invested into pilots 65+startups piloted 32+start-ups being scaled-up THE JOURNEY TO DATE
  9. 9. INNOVATION THROUGH COLLABORATION
  10. 10. MENTORSHIP FILM https://youtu.be/r-Os4d9wL7k
  11. 11. WHAT WE’VE LEARNT
  12. 12. FAILURE ISN’T FAILURE EMBRACE THE F-WORD
  13. 13. NARROW BRIEFS DON’T WORK PREPARE TO BE INSPIRED
  14. 14. CENTRALISED = ISOLATED = SILOED = IRRELEVANT ENGAGE THE BUSINESS
  15. 15. WE CAN’T DO IT ALONE PARTNERS ARE CRITICAL
  16. 16. IT WONT HAPPEN OVERNIGHT… THINK BIG START SMALL ACT FAST
  17. 17. ENJOY THE RIDE
  18. 18. OUR OPPORTUNITY OUR RESPONSIBILITY
  19. 19. FOUNDRY.UNILEVER.COM

×