Impact 2018 is about helping leaders drive meaningful change within their organizations. You'll learn from peers at companies like Hyatt, Walmart, Pfizer, Neiman Marcus, Boeing, Anthem, BNP Paribas, Porsche, Dell EMC, and more. Plus, dive into a case study at Harvard Business School, learn to row on the Charles River, or visit MIT's new startup incubator, The Engine.

How do you evolve an established corporate culture to be more experimental and tolerant of risk-taking? How can your company engage constructively with startups, academia, and suppliers? Join us in New York on April 19th & 20th as we explore these two themes — culture change and external ecosystems — with visits to General Motors‘ Cadillac House, Dow Jones‘ Innovation Lab, Johnson & Johnson‘s JLabs, and NASDAQ. Plus, sessions led by innovation executives at ESPN, Pfizer, New York Life, Ralph Lauren, Gensler, and more.
Benchmarking Innovation Impact 2018

Innovating inside large organizations is not easy. So how do you deliver concrete, tangible impact — over the short-term, medium-term, and long-term?Innovation Leader and KPMG have collaborated to create the go-to resource on corporate innovation, based on detailed survey data and interviews with senior executives at Whirlpool, Boeing, Johnson & Johnson, Southern Company, General Motors, and more. Download the report »

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Atlanta Field Study 2018
Cultivating Talent & Competitive Advantage
How are companies like Google, Dover Industries, the Atlanta Braves, and others building the future in Atlanta? Join us for Innovation Leader’s Atlanta Field Study on December 5-6, 2018. Atlanta’s innovation ecosystem is one of the most dynamic recruiting and developmental environments in the U.S. Come see how large companies are plugging into it — and how they’re benefitting. Check back often as we’ll be updating the page with more info regarding speakers, sites, and more.

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Live Call: Ask Us Anything
Join us for our August member forum: you can lob questions about your corporate innovation objectives or challenges; whether we’ve published content on a specific issue; content you wish we would publish; and upcoming IL events. (And yes, you can ask questions anonymously.) Co-hosted by editor Scott Kirsner and several representatives of our strategic partner firms.

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Master Class: Crafting a Winning Innovation Strategy Based on Data
John Farrell of KPMG LLP and Innovation Leader’s Scott Kirsner will discuss some of the surprising and counter-intuitive data from the recent “Benchmarking Innovation Impact 2018” report; what it may mean for corporate leaders; and how it could shape your strategy, tactics, and ties to the C-Suite as we head into 2019. We’ll also take your questions.

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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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Pointers: Expert Advice on Innovation Strategy
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