Roche Holdings' global innovation head offers an inside look at the Swiss pharma giant's innovation function. Includes a downloadable PDF of Roche's "Imaginarium" approach to design thinking and prototyping. More.
CMO Beth Comstock on opening up to innovation
Lockheed: Why they're betting on 3-D printing innovations.
Beech-Nut: How they innovated within a ‘category in decline.'
Audi: Why they're hiring robotic repair advisors
Transamerica: How they migrated from skunkworks to partners
Next Call: Our next edition of "Innovation Leader Live," our regular call-in show with innovation executives, will take place Aug. 5 at 11 a.m. EST, featuring Sophie Vandebroek, who serves both as CTO of Xerox and President of the Xerox Innovation Group. Click here to register.
Last Call: If you missed our call with Ingersoll Rand VP Innovation Michael Wynblatt, the complete audio is available for members.
Kalypso recently published some interesting Thought Leadership that looks at how to classify innovation initiatives, and how to assess risks and strike a balance. The document includes examples, and focuses on ROI that's in line with your appetite for risk. Read on.
Our our last Field Study in Boston, Trek's Director of Bicycle Engineering Chad Manuell provided incredible detail on how is team scores innovation. He even made available a copy of his scorecard, featuring color-coded ratings. Download a copy in our new Resource Center.
Over the last year, we’ve had some great conversations and meetings with our readers, and we’ve learned some fascinating things. First, you consider yourselves “members” of Innovation Leader, not readers. Wow … who knew? That's yielded some important changes. Read more.