Innovation Summit


Innovation Summit (NEW!)

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 8:30am – 7:00pm @ Westin


  • Learn best practices from Innovation leaders across a range of industries, featuring topics of interest to both Technical and Commercial communities. Opportunities to network and reconnect with P&G Innovation/Technical Alumni from across the company and around the world.

  • Join fellow alumni from Product Development, Research & Development, Engineering, Manufacturing, Product Supply, Brand Building and more

  • Speakers, expert panels and interactive sessions featuring renowned experts and authors will share the latest innovation trends, success models, and tools in a VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous) world

  • Topics include: Disruptive Technology Trends & Implications, Innovation Success Drivers in Established Corporations and Startups, Emerging Innovation Models, How to Leverage Industry 4.0, and more!

  • Speakers: Bob Johansen (Institute for the Future) | Rob Atkinson (Information Technology & Innovation Foundation) | Helen Fisher (Chief Science Officer, Neuro Color) | Maria Pinelli (Ernst & Young) | David Kidder (S/U Playbook)


  • Panel/Breakouts: Nabil Sakkab, Karl Ronn, John Leikhim, ShekharMitra, Chris Thoen, Betsy Stivers, Gary Simpson, Daniel Epstein, Dan Myers and more

  • Event is being designed by innovation thought leaders including Nabil Sakkab, Karl Ronn, Jeff Weedman, John Leikhim, Shekar Mitra, Event co-chaired by Wayne Fisher and Charmaine Sullivan.

  • Cost: $149. Includes registration for the CEO Roundtable & Cocktail Party.

    • CEO Roundtable will be simulcast live on-site immediately following this event.

    • Cocktail party to follow immediatly after Roundtable at the Westin for seeing old friends and networking.