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3rd Annual Open Innovation

April 05. - April 07. 2016
Revere Hotel Boston Common, 200 Stuart Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

More about the Venue


IP Strategy, Patent Portfolio Development and Innovation

Key Topics

  • A futuristic perspective on harnessing open innovation
  • Implementing the field’s hottest practices
  • Grasping big data
  • Reaching a successful partnership
  • Co-innovation and cross-pollination
  • Developing long-term partnerships

  • IBM WATSON HEALTH STRATEGY case study – how to bring new products to market in less than a year
  • Case Study by XEROX – how to implement state-of-the-art compliance and manage legal issues in a highly regulated industry
  • DuPont and Diageo North America unlock developing co-innovation go-to-market plans for reaching commercialization success
  • Explore with Pfizer how to create and equip a culture to enable innovation
  • Discover how Visteon Corporation has utilized disruptive innovation to improve the total cost of ownership driving change across the automotive sector
Special Features
  • Field trip to the RISE Expo at Northeastern University – The visit will include full access to the Expo, with the prospect of pre-scheduling one-to-one meetings with specific startup organizations. The tour will embark on the annual RISE Awards ceremony for Research, Innovation, Scholarship and Entrepreneurship
  • Startup pitch hour – platform for pre-selected start-up companies to pitch their products to the audience
  • 8 case studies from cross-industry Open Innovation leaders
  • 90 minutes workshop by INTEL about how to implement design thinking

Want to know more?

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Who you will meet

By position

Vice Presidents


Heads and other senior level executives

By industry

  • Open Innovation
  • External Innovation
  • Innovation
  • R&D
  • Technology
  • Strategic Alliances
  • External Business Development
  • Product Development
  • Technology Scouting
  • Insights and Planning
  • Marketing