Welcome to the 2012 Innovation SummitThis year’s Innovation Summit is held at the ExecutiveResidence of the University of Michigan’s Ross School ofBusiness in Ann Arbor, Michigan.This document provides a full eventagenda along with the logisticalinformation needed to prepare.Based on feedback from participants, threetopics of the greatest interest have beenselected to explore, share and develop newinsights:1. Global Innovation Innovating in regions outside the home country, and exploiting innovation across all regions.2. Fast-paced Innovation Addressing market “time compression”, and decreasing time from idea to launch.3. Strategic Innovation Going beyond your core to create opportunities that have a strategic impact on your business (including Business Model Innovation)
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday June 19th June 20th June 21st 8:00AM 8:30AM Global Innovation Strategic Innovation 12:00PM 12:00PM Lunch Lunch 1:00PM 1:00PM Action Ideas and Closing Remarks 3:00PM Fast-paced Innovation 5:00PM 6:30PM7:00PM Dinner Introductions at Pacific Rim Social Mixer - 8:30PM The University of Michigan Museum of Art9:00PM Summit held at: The Executive Residence University of Michigan Ross School of Business 710 E. University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Session Format Activity Durationfor each Topic The Topic4 hours each Framing the topic, identifying 20 min boundaries, scope and focusEach summit topic will areasreceive the attention ofthe group in a four-hour Lesson Learnedformat. The objective is Topic leaders share their 1 Hourto share challenges, stories of past problems, (20 min each)lessons learned, and challenges, defeats andsuccesses, providing an successesopportunity to addresstough questions and Open Challengeslearn from different Participants share their 1 Hourperspectives. stories for the group…what is your challenge? Break 15 min The Panel A chance to ask tough questions and offer guidance. Inovo will also introduce 45 min questions submitted in advance and seen in other cases from the field. Future Thinking Where is innovation leading in this space? How will both 40 min the problems and the solutions evolve? What must we do now to get ahead?
2012 Innovation SummitVenue InformationHotel and SummitThe Executive ResidenceUniversity of Michigan Ross School of Business710 E. University AvenueAnn Arbor, MI 48109P: (734) 764-7677First Evening Mixer (Tuesday, June 19th, 7:00PM)The University of Michigan Museum of ArtThe Commons525 South State StreetAnn Arbor 48109P: (734) 764-0395Second Evening Dinner (Wednesday, June 20th, 6:30PM)Pacific Rim Restaurant114 West Liberty StreetAnn Arbor, MI 48104P: (734) 662-9303Event ContactsKendra Theriot, Event CoordinatorKTheriot@TheInovoGroup.com C: (773) 972-6470Steve Schwartz, Partner, Program DirectorSSchwartz@TheInovoGroup.com C: (734) 717-6224