Author Archives: Braden Kelley

Optimizing Innovation – Simon Dewulf of Creax

We are happy to bring you some of the key points and insights from Simon Dewulf’s talk at the Optimizing Innovation Conference, which was held October 21-22, 2009 in New York City. Simon Dewulf, Managing Director of Creax, spoke about how there are 67 million patents in the patent database and that a majority of them are 20+ years old ...

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Optimizing Innovation – Roopa Unnikrishnan of Pfizer

We are happy to bring you some of the key points and insights from Roopa Unnikrishnan’s talk at the Optimizing Innovation Conference, which was held October 21-22, 2009 in New York City. Roopa Unnikrishnan, Senior Director of Worldwide Strategy & Innovation at Pfizer, focused on the the messy-ness of innovation in her talk and that while the idea of four ...

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Optimizing Innovation – Moises Norena of Whirlpool

We are happy to bring you some of the key points and insights from Moises Norena’s talk at the Optimizing Innovation Conference, which was held October 21-22, 2009 in New York City. Moises Norena, Director of Global Innovation at Whirlpool, spoke about how his job is to lead a three person team that works on the infrastructure that enables innovation ...

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October Innovation Contest

Have you written an innovation or marketing blog post that you are particularly proud of, or plan to write one? Would you like the chance to share it with a larger audience and maybe even win one of three signed copies of Bill George’s latest book “7 Lessons for Leading in Crisis” at the same time? In support of our ...

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Live Coverage of Optimizing Innovation

by Braden Kelley We will be bringing you live coverage on Twitter of Optimizing Innovation (October 21-22, 2009) from the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan in New York City. During the event we hope to do video interviews with several of the speakers. And, after the event we will post our video interviews and blog entries with key insights from ...

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World Business Forum – Pulling It All Together

by Braden Kelley I had the privilege of bringing you live tweets during the World Business Forum from a balcony full of friends and colleagues (new and old) as a member of the Bloggers Hub, and to now bring you this article. The World Business Forum kicked off with Bill George (former CEO of Medtronic) speaking about leadership in the ...

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Call for October 'Innovation Perspectives'

October’s opportunity to contribute your Innovation Perspectives is now here. This monthly feature presents our loyal readers with different perspectives on a single topic all in one place – from several different authors. It gives our innovation community the opportunity to compare, contrast and discuss them in the comments here on Blogging Innovation and in the Continuous Innovation group on ...

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Innovation Perspectives – September Wrapup

Innovation Perspectives is a new monthly feature to present our loyal readers with different perspectives on a single topic all in one place along with the ability to compare, contrast and discuss them in the comments here on Blogging Innovation and in the Continuous Innovation group on LinkedIn. This month’s topic was: “Where should innovation reside in an organization, and ...

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