Open Innovation Summit

Combining Internal and Inter-Firm Ideas to Improve your R&D Processes

Boston, 2017


The Open Innovation Summit invites commercial innovators and leaders in R&D processes to come together in candid conversation to discuss their challenges and develop best-practices.

Attendance is essential if you want to learn from America's leading open innovators and establish real strategic solutions to see you through 2017 successfully.

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The 2017 line-up is currently being recruited, if you are interested in joining the agenda please contact Rose.

  • Hong Cheng

    AVP, Head, Research Strategy

  • Chris Mayer

    EVP & Chief Innovation Officer

    Suffolk Construction
    Suffolk Construction
  • Kevin Perlmutter

    EVP, Chief of Innovation

    Man Made Music
    Man Made Music
  • Ann Buckingham

    VP, Product Development

    DreamWorks Animation
    Dreamworks Animation
  • Matthew O'Hern

    Asst. Professor, Marketing

    University of New Hampshire
    University of New Hampshire
  • Charles Purtell

    VP, Open Innovation

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Open innovation is developing in an era of rapid growth and change, but are your ideation methods and R&D processes keep you at the cutting edge?

Key themes being discussed:

  • Establish a dialogue with your consumers to drive your brand strategy and improve loyalty
  • Fostering an environment for fearless innovation and intellectual growth
  • Improve company communications to reduce your go-to-market costs
  • Reinvigorate your ideation processes through hackathons and internal competitions.
  • Combining internal and inter-firm ideas to improve your R&D processes.


Aloft Seaport Boston

Located in the thriving Seaport district, the Aloft Boston Seaport is close to the best of Boston and minutes from Logan Airport. 

Exclusive room discount, only $329 - make your reservation today:

  • call +1 877 462 5638 and quote 'Product & Open Innovation'
  • reserve your room online here


Executive Summary

Open Innovation Summit

September 25 & 26, Boston, 2017

Combining Internal and Inter-Firm Ideas to Improve your R&D Processes