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Technology Scouting Excellence 2017

Enhance Business Innovation by Improving Technology Scouting Strategies that will Enable Business Growth, Competitive Advantage and Speed to Market

18-19 Oct 2017
Courtyard by Marriott Boston Downtown, Boston, MA, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

Technology Scouting Excellence 2017

With constant emergence of ground breaking technology, businesses must be innovative in order to establish and maintain a competitive advantage. Improving technology scouting will allow for more innovative and successful product development.

This two day marcus evans conference will enable attendees to improve technology scouting strategies that will broaden their open innovation framework and maintain a competitive advantage. Optimize technology scouting and partnerships through cross-industry collaborating to discover methods for solving similar problems. Develop tactics to enhance technology scouting which will allow more efficient and effective product development and speed to market.

Key Topics

  • Develop tangible tools for improve technology scouting
  • Improve speed to market with more effective and efficient scouting
  • Collaborate with internal teams to improve project, market, business, and competitive success
  • Define role and responsibilities of technology scouting to establish benefits for company open innovation framework
  • Create criteria for more efficient screening, establishing of market readiness and partnership performance evaluation
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Act Inc, Air Products & Chemicals, Armstrong Flooring Inc, Ascensia Diabetes Care, Astra Zeneca, BASF, Berry Plastics, Baxter Healthcare, BioStrategy Partners Inc., Boston Scientific, CenturyLink, Church & Dwight, Drexel University, Ecolab, Entegris Inc, General Dynamic Mission Systems, General Mills Inc, GlaxoSmithKline, GSK, Hasbro, High Liner Foods, Invista, Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of J&J, Johnson & Johnson, Lockheed Martin, Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation, NASA Langley Research Center, NATERA, National Council for Entrepreneurial Tech Transfer, NBTY, Nike, Novo Nordisk, ON Semiconductor, Printpack Inc, Promega Corp, Purdue Pharma LP, S.C Johnson Inc., Schneider Electric, Sonoco, Tarkett North America, Temple University, Tempur Sealy International, Tesaro, The Clorox Company, The J.M. Smucker Company, Therma Tru Doors, W.L. Gore & Associates, Walmart

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    Practical Insights From

    Bernhard von Vacano
    Head of North American Center for Research on Advanced Materials (NORA)

    Laura Burkemper
    EVP - Business & Brand Strategy
    The Catalyst Center

    Isaac Veinbergs
    Head of External Innovation, Neurosciences

    Denise Fletcher
    Chief Innovation Officer
    Formerly with Xerox

    Jason Huff
    Lead, Federal Science & Technology Engagement
    Lockheed Martin

    Olaf Gruess
    Disruptive Technology Manager & Global Connector
    General Mills

    Tzahi Efrati
    Director of Innovation & Research

    Ron Lewis
    Director of Engineering, Innovation, and Integration
    Century Link

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • "Very well organized, thanks for a great conference!" -Clorox
    • "Great conference. I really enjoyed the diversity of attendees. Hearing about how different industries do Technology Scouting Excellence." -GlaxoSmithKline
    • "The conference had a lot of applicable content and a great blend of expertise." -Boeing
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    Event Contact

    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    John Hummel

    NBC Tower, 9th Floor
    455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
    Chicago, IL 60611

    312-540-3000 Ext: 6327
    Fax: 312.894.6304