Join us for a tour inside Levi's Stadium, and discover how the San Francisco 49ers use data analytics to enhance the fan experience. Throughout the tour, we'll hear from innovators at the 49ers, Visa, Cisco, Intel, and others!

Upcoming IL events and conferences

San Francisco 2019
Immersive Learning in San Francisco and the Valley
Innovation Leader Field Studies help senior innovation professionals engage with a community of their peers, while visiting innovative labs and workplaces around the globe. This event will focus on scouting emerging trends and technologies — and helping your organization take action on them. Leaders from Citi, Universal Parks & Resorts, W.L. Gore, Google, Cisco, JetBlue, the San Francisco 49ers, the City of San Jose, Lucasfilm, and others will share their approaches with you.
Impact 2019
Innovation Leader’s Annual Conference is Back
Innovation Leader’s annual Impact conference is back – and better than ever, hosted this time in San Francisco on October 23-24, 2019. Two days. 65+ sessions. 100+ companies. 350+ attendees. All of it dedicated to helping you create impact in your company. And as always, Impact is the only conference designed just for corporate innovators – no consultants, no software vendors, no sales pitches.

IL Research & In-Depth Reports

Our Latest Report: Innovation & Risk

How well-aligned (or not) is your innovation group with colleagues in legal, compliance, and security? Do they see you as scofflaws? Do you view them as the "innovation police"? Our latest 50-page research report is packed with real-world examples and advice about creating more productive working relationships.

The report includes survey data about how 150 of your peers at other large companies interact with risk management groups in their organizations, as well as interviews with innovation leaders at HCA Healthcare, BNP Paribas, Sanofi, BBVA Compass, Reliant Energy, ADP and more.

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Webcast: Unlocking Play, The Secret Ingredient of Teams that Work
Join us on March 4 from 12-1:00 p.m. ET to find out best practices for unlocking the power of play at your organization. Suzi Hamill, the former Head of Design Thinking at Fidelity Investments, shares strategic approaches to designing play into your work. The objective: to help you generate and lead more innovative teams.

Monday, February 6 March 4 from 12-1:00 p.m. ET — Learn more and register »
Live Call: Alex Osterwalder on Business Model Innovation
Join us on March 11th at 1 p.m. ET for a live call with Alex Osterwalder, inventor of the Business Model Canvas, and lead author of the book Business Model Generation, which sold a million copies in 30 languages. We’ll discuss how to apply Alex’s ideas around testing new value propositions and business models.

Monday, March 11 from 1-2:00 p.m. ET — Learn more and register »

IL Video

Lab Visits, Advice from Corporate Innovators, Webcasts & More

Looking to see how other companies have set up innovation labs — or to better understand how your CEO thinks about innovation? Our video series brings you front lines insights on how large companies approach innovation. Plus, replays of our past webcasts.

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From Our Strategic Partners

Pointers: Expert Advice on Innovation Strategy
The most useful and compelling pieces of expert advice from our Strategic Partners. Have a look »

Latest Thought Leadership: White papers, research reports, and articles from Innovation Leader’s Strategic Partners.

Directory of Innovation Firms