The New Rules of Innovation and Corporate Ingenuity: Adapting to a Changing WorldTuesday, May 1, 2012
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Karen Austin, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, PG&E
Aneesh Chopra, Senior Advisor, The Advisory Board Company; former Assistant to the President and U.S. Chief Technology Officer
Mary Cullinane, Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Social Responsibility, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Monika Fahlbusch, Senior Vice President, Global Employee Success, Salesforce.com
Dennis Urbaniak, Vice President, U.S. Diabetes, Sanofi
Rapid globalization and advances in information technology have changed the very nature of innovation. "To innovate or die" has become an unofficial mantra for business in the 21st century. But the new rules of innovation require open and networked models of information exchange, as well as the use of prize-based incentives. Join us for a conversation about how the private sector is adapting to this new paradigm, and how government can facilitate this process by increasing access to and standardization of data.