Photos: London Executive Forum at Royal Bank of Scotland

Our 2018 London Executive Forum brought 25 executives together at Royal Bank of Scotland to discuss how to create a culture of risk-taking and experimentation — especially in regulated industries and long-established organizations. See photos from the event inside…

Photo Gallery: ‘Benchmarking Innovation Impact 2018’ Roundtable in Chicago

To coincide with the release of our Benchmarking Innovation Impact 2018 report, sponsored by KPMG, we brought together a group of innovation professionals in Chicago to discuss some of the report’s findings. The event was hosted by the accelerator 1871 and Whirlpool. Photos inside…

Photo Gallery: New York City Roundtable Exploring Challenges of Business Model Innovation

At our July innovation roundtable in New York City, co-hosted with Innosight, we gathered 10 innovation professionals to discuss the intricacies and challenges of business model innovation. The conversation was led by Innosight Co-Founder Mark Johnson and Scott Cohen of Innovation Leader.

Photo Gallery: ‘Benchmarking Innovation Impact 2018’ Roundtable in San Francisco

To coincide with the release of our Benchmarking Innovation Impact 2018 report, sponsored by KPMG, we brought together 16 innovation professionals to discuss some of the report’s findings. LinkedIn hosted us at the company’s San Francisco campus. Photos inside…

Cleveland Field Study Photos: Inside American Greetings, KeyBank, Cleveland Clinic, and more

Our 2018 Cleveland Field Study brought over 50 executives together to discuss strategies for forging effective internal partnerships that foster innovation. We toured the offices of Cleveland Clinic Innovations, American Greetings, KeyBank, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and Progressive Field. Photos inside…

Photo Gallery: ‘Benchmarking Innovation Impact 2018’ Launch Event in New York

To coincide with the release of our Benchmarking Innovation Impact 2018 report, sponsored by KPMG, we brought together sixteen innovation professionals to discuss some of the report’s findings. Photos from the event are inside…

Photo Gallery: ‘Underground’ Roundtable on Digital Transformation at the CME Group

At our recent invitation-only “Underground” roundtable in Chicago, we tackled several topics around digital transformation: how do you define it, who should be involved, how do you overcome cultural barriers, and how do you get things moving with a sense of urgency? Photos inside…

Photos: Deep Dive on Scouting in San Francisco

For our Deep Dive in February, we dropped in on LinkedIn, Autodesk, and Target’s Open House store, and heard about how companies from J&J to BMW to Boeing approach the challenges of scouting.

Photos: Our ‘Underground’ Executive Roundtable in New York

In early November, we brought together 16 innovation and R&D leaders at MasterCard Labs in New York City for a roundtable co-hosted with our partner, Deloitte. Here are some photos…

Photos: ‘Setting the 2017 Agenda’ gathering in Cambridge

To start off the new year, we brought together some members of the Innovation Leader community for coffee and breakfast, to discuss their innovation agendas and goals for 2017. Photos inside…

New York Field Study 2016: Photos from MasterCard, Barclay’s Rise, IBM Design Studio and more

Our sold-out New York Field Study brought a group of 50 innovation executives to GrandCentralTech, Work-Bench, IBM Design Studio, MasterCard Labs, and Barclay’s Rise New York accelerator. At left, a photo from a whiteboard session on recruiting and training innovation champions. More photos inside…

Photos from our Seattle Field Study: Starbucks, Microsoft and more

At our March 2015 Field Study, we visited Starbucks HQ and their new Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room; Cambia Health’s Cambia Grove healthcare collaboration space; the WeWork startup workspace in South Lake Union; Staples’ Seattle Development Lab, and Microsoft Research.

Photos: Our San Francisco Field Study event

Our October Field Study in San Francisco brought participants to the headquarters of Twitter, to Autodesk’s Pier 9 Workshop, and to Intuit’s campus in Mountain View to participate in “design for delight” exercises. The photographic evidence is inside…

Photos: June Field Study

Our Field Study gathering took place at Google Cambridge, Johnson & Johnson’s Boston Innovation Center, Fidelity Investments, and Blade Network, a new startup incubator. Plus, impromptu after-conference beers at the offices of Techstars Boston. Here’s who was there…