Day 1: Dream Big – Shaping Innovation

7:30 – 8:00am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 8:15am

Welcome and Kickoff

8:15 – 9:00am

Fireside Chat Regarding Customer Centricity with Harry's
Speaker: Jeff Raider, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Harry's

9:00 – 9:30am

Brand Storytelling, Bringing Emotion to Your Innovation
Speaker: Fritz Grutzner, Founder and President, Brandgarten

9:30 – 10:00am

Worksession – Brand Storytelling
Led by Fritz Grutzner

10:00 – 10:15am


10:15 – 11:00am

The New Competitive Landscape – How Choice Has Changed the Way We Look at Competition
Speaker: Scott Thomsen, CEO, Wye Contextual Marketing – Chris Walton, Red Archer Retail

11:00 – 11:30am

Innovating with Constraints – Focus on Team
Speaker: Matt Pacyga, Mobile Application Development Manager, International Dairy Queen

11:30 – Noon

Innovation is Human - How Intuition and Individuality Will Define the Future
Amanda Zweerink, Strategist & Beth Larson, Producer, Zeus Jones

Noon – 12:45pm


Emulating Successful Deployment of Concurrency
Frank Hull, Professor Fordham University, Strategy Research Institute, Columbia University

1:00 – 1:45pm

Dream Big, Engineering Our World
Science Museum Omnitheater Production

1:50 – 3:00pm

Concurrent Engineering Done Right – Especially for the Enterprise as a Whole
Jonathan Watson, Chief Manufacturing Engineer, Future Programmes, Rolls Royce & Andrew Pickard, Associate Fellow: Systems Engineering, Rolls Royce
Supported by: Frank Hull, Professor Fordham University, Strategy Research Institute, Columbia University

3:00 – 3:15pm


3:15 – 4:45pm

Worksession – The Complete Growth Leader
Led by Scott Propp, Managing Director, Dentro Consulting

4:45 – 5:00pm

Wrap-up and Depart Pool and Yacht Club

5:00 – 6:30pm

Networking and Happy Hour

Day 2: Our New World – Keeping Pace with Technology and Business Transformation

7:30 – 8:00am

Hot Breakfast Buffet

8:00 – 8:15am  

Welcome and Kickoff

8:15 – 9:00am

Evaluating Market Failure Issues at the Earliest Stages of Design
Speaker: Steve Beck, President & CEO, Santos Human

9:00 – 10:00am

Why Your Products Should Use IoT Technology to be Connected  - Thinking of This From the Lens of a Services Based Economy
Speakers: Justin Grammens, Co-founder, Lab 651; Jon Coons, Global Blackbelt, IoT Professional, Microsoft

10:00 – 10:15am


10:15 – 11:30am

Technology Transforming Business – Augmented Reality Advancing Forward. An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Deep Learning and the Opportunity we have to Center our Businesses Around these Technologies - A Case Study of Machine Learning Applied to Health Care.
Speakers: Marc Jensen, CTO & Partner, Space150; Joel Stremmel, Data Scientist, Optum

11:30 – 12:00pm

Panel: The Future – IoT, AR; AI – All

12:00 – 12:15pm




Tour the Science Museum (at your leisure)

Tour of the 3M Innovation Center