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4th Edition Tech4 Innovation: Scouting & Partnering

Capitalize on Technology Trends and Elevate Innovation through Strong Collaboration and Strategic Planning

2-3 Oct 2019
Embassy Suites Boston at Logan Airport, Boston, MA, United States of America

Why You Should Attend

4th Edition Tech4 Innovation: Scouting & Partnering

Technology advancements are designed and commercialized at an increasingly rapid pace. Top tier organizations are challenged with staying ahead of the disruption curve in order to stay relevant and not lose out to the steep market competition. As such, companies continue to look for ways to seek, filter, acquire and/or partner with the most cutting edge platforms that propel technology enablement of innovation initiatives and product development. 

This 4th installment of the marcus evans Tech4Innovation conference will bring together leaders in Technology Innovation, Technology Scouting, R&D, Partnerships, and External Innovation to address challenges in maximizing collaborative relationships to achieve growth, advance innovation initiatives, and ultimately solidify competitive advantage.



Key Topics

  • Manage technology portfolio effectively against competing priorities
  • Integrate and align partners with culture and frameworks
  • Balance short and long-term technology opportunities to maximize ROI
  • Establish and develop mutually beneficial partnerships to expand opportunity
  • Present a strong business case to gain leadership buy-in
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Air Products
    Allergan Incorporated
    Baker Hughes a GE Company
    Carpenter Technology Corporation
    E-Merge Tech Global Services
    Entegris Inc
    ExxonMobil Research & Engineering
    Formerly with Hayward Health
    General Mills
    Ideapoint an Anaqua Company
    International Paper
    Iron Mountain Incorporated
    J.M. Smucker Company
    Johns Manville
    Lockheed Martin
    Microsoft Corporation
    Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
    Novo Nordisk Inc.
    ON Semiconductor
    Philip Morris International
    Praxair Inc.
    Shurtape Technologies
    Smyth Companies
    The Catalyst Center
    The Estee Lauder Companies Inc
    The Inovo Group

    Why Choose marcus evans?

    marcus evans specialises in the research and development of strategic events for senior business executives. From our international network of 63 offices, marcus evans produces over 1000 event days a year on strategic issues in corporate finance, telecommunications, technology, health, transportation, capital markets, human resources and business improvement.

    Above all, marcus evans provides clients with business information and knowledge which enables them to sustain a valuable competitive advantage and makes a positive contribution to their success.

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    Event Partners

    Practical Insights From

    Bernhard von Vacano
    Global Head, Scouting and Incubation

    Francesca Scire-Scapuzzo
    Senior Director, Advanced Technology and Innovation, Tech Scouting Division Lead
    BAE Systems

    Lynn Richards
    Vice President, Global and Strategic Alliances
    GE Healthcare

    David Pustai
    Director of Technology Strategy and Intelligence
    Lockheed Martin

    Dan Wolf
    Vice President, Strategy & Business Development

    Srinivasan Rajamanickam
    Senior Director, Technology Strategy, Architecture, and Innovation

    Terrell Cox
    General Manager, Microsoft New England Research and Development

    Will Dickson
    Open Innovation, Engineering
    General Motors

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “Excellent meeting where diverse corporate technology scouts approach the challenge. Very good interaction and networking event.” – Dow
    • “Excellent networking opportunities with a wide range of functional perspectives covered in presentations and conversations among conference attendees.” –PPG
    • “Very well organized, thanks for a great conference!” – Clorox
    • “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:

    Melini Hadjitheori

    455 N Cityfront Plaza 9th Floor,
    Chicago, 60611, USA

    +1 312 540 6347
    Fax: +1 312 276 8505