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  • Delighted for the opportunity to visit with you this morning … and a hearty congratulations to all! You enable our company to leverage the experiences of our clients … and you enable our clients around the world to leverage all of IBM . That’s what got you here. More and more, as we strive to integrate our company along industry lines of expertise … it’s leadership and performance like yours that let us present genuine value to our clients . I want to talk about all of that this morning.
  • Asee Edi Donofrio 3 23 09

    1. 1. Nick Donofrio IBM Fellow (Retired) Executive Vice President Innovating in the 21 st Century
    2. 2. Today’s Overarching Realities 21st Century Drivers of Change Network Ubiquity More than a billion Internet users and three billion wireless subscribers worldwide The Rising Tide of Globalization Economics, Expertise, Openness Innovation Combining technology with insight to create new value
    3. 5. The Changing Nature and Scope of Innovation Product and Services Innovation Process Innovation Business Model Innovation Management System Innovation Societal Innovation Open Multi-disciplinary Collaborative Global
    4. 6. National Innovation Initiative Talent Investment Infrastructure <ul><li>Develop a diverse, world class, next-generation of innovators </li></ul><ul><li>Establish a National Innovation Prize </li></ul><ul><li>Make the US a magnet for the best global talent </li></ul><ul><li>Help markets place top value on long-term innovation strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Establish incentives to increase early-stage investment in small-business innovation </li></ul><ul><li>Invest to accelerate innovation in the services economy </li></ul><ul><li>Create world-class infrastructures, including transportation, information, healthcare and energy </li></ul><ul><li>Drive regulatory and legal systems to better support innovation and entrepreneurship </li></ul><ul><li>Build a system that protects the rewards of IP, but that also encourages open collaboration </li></ul>Establish innovation metrics for the knowledge economy, not the industrial economy
    5. 7. Established Innovation Ecosystems Positioning to Compete in the Global Economy NII Initiatives Formulating NII Initiatives Launched
    6. 8. Global Innovation Outlook Identifying and Acting on Major Issues Affecting Business and Global Society Security & Society, Water & Oceans Media & Content, Africa Future of the Enterprise, Environment, Transportation Healthcare, Government, Work/Life Balance GIO 1.0 GIO 2.0 GIO 3.0 GIO 4.0
    7. 9. Global Innovation Outlook Key Findings <ul><li>Open, multi-disciplinary, global collaboration enables growth opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Leveraging intellectual capital is more important than protecting intellectual property </li></ul><ul><li>Without dramatic change, it is unlikely that institutions of higher learning will keep pace with the dynamic nature of work </li></ul>
    8. 10. Commission on the Future of Higher Education Led by U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings <ul><li>Develop a national strategy for post-secondary education </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Meet the needs of America’s diverse population </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Address economic and workforce needs </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Preserve America’s lead in preparing students for the high-skilled, high-value jobs of the future </li></ul>
    9. 11. Commission on the Future of Higher Education Among the Findings … <ul><li>“ Government and institutional policies created during a different era are impeding the expansion of models designed to meet the nation’s workforce needs” </li></ul>
    10. 12. Recognizing the Need for Services Innovation World’s Largest Labor Forces A = Agriculture, G = Goods, S = Services 2008 2008 U.S. Job Shift to Services (A) Agriculture (G) Goods (S) Services Service sector employment is growing rapidly in both developed and developing nations. Sources: 2008 CIA World Fact Book. Historical Trend Data from 2004 IBM Study. 30 20 10 70 1.6 Nigeria 40 68 28 5 2.1 Japan 30 26 11 63 2.2 Bangladesh 38 60 29 11 2.4 Russia 20 66 14 20 3.2 Brazil 35 39 18 43 3.5 Indonesia 21 78 20 2 4.9 USA 28 28 12 60 16.5 India 191 32 25 43 25.6 China Approx. 25 yr % growth in services % S % G % A % WW Labor Nation
    11. 14. Investment in Services Innovation <ul><li>Services Science, Management and Engineering (SSME) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Collaboration among Academia, Industry and Government to drive services innovation in the 21 st century </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Designing University curricula to tightly link technical and business disciplines </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Leading universities exploring and investing in SSME </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Working in tandem with thought leaders in the business world </li></ul></ul>
    12. 15. Developing T-Shaped People Science and Engineering Math and Operations Research Computer Science & Info. Systems Industrial and Systems Engineering Business and Management Economics and Social Sciences Business Anthropology Organizational Change & Learning
    13. 16. <ul><li>Energy </li></ul>Building a Smarter Planet To Address the World’s Most Pressing Issues Transport Hunger Environment Healthcare
    14. 17. IBM Smarter Planet University Jam April 21-23, 2009 <ul><li>A 72-hour global dialogue to develop innovative ideas and new approaches to transform the way the world works in the areas of energy, healthcare, transportation, and more. </li></ul><ul><li>A “Jam” is IBM’s web 2.0 approach to collaboration and transformation. Participants will: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Interact with other faculty and students from across the globe </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Learn about new opportunities and best practices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Share ideas about the skills needed to best prepare the Smarter Planet technologists of tomorrow </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hear from select IBMers and other business and technology leaders, as well as peers and independent authorities </li></ul></ul><ul><li>To participate, send email to [email_address] (include name and university affiliation) by March 30, 2009. Subject line: “Smarter Planet </li></ul><ul><li>University Jam registration” </li></ul><ul><li>Jam Themes </li></ul><ul><ul><li>21 st Century Skills for a Smarter Planet </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Smart Cities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Smart Grid </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Smarter Healthcare </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Green Technologies & Management </li></ul></ul>
    15. 18. Moving Forward <ul><li>Move quickly to capitalize on new innovation or risk commoditization </li></ul><ul><li>Business, government and academia must partner more aggressively </li></ul><ul><li>The capacity for change is the most essential attribute of leadership </li></ul>
    16. 19. “ If nothing changes, nothing changes.”