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INNOVATIVE MINDS SERIES

Innovative Minds Events

Free education year-round

Thought Leadership Series

This online education program provides insights into the key aspects of Deep Innovation Design. It ranges from Innovation Strategy Development, the actual composition of groundbreaking ideas all the way to scaling the innovation delivery in global markets.

MONTHLY

Each month we have a different topic and conduct a 45 min webinar with 15-45 minute Q+A.

AUDIENCE

The Innovative Minds Series is designed for Innovation Managers, from innovation teams to innovation executives, or soon transitioning into such a role. Students planning to take a career in the innovation space are very welcome.

NO PROMOTION

This is neither a teaser nor any promo program. We provide a deep dive into this new world of conscious innovation on demand.

INNOVATIVE MINDS SERIES – Q3 2021

Creating an internal innovation culture

#12 Creating an internal innovation culture

Aug 12, 2021

An innovation culture can be found in countries, in regions, in companies, in families. And wherever it is, it has evolved based on some initial successes. For example, the Silicon Valley innovation culture was allegedly sparked by Robert Noyce, one of the Intel Founders. And as it evolved, different subcultures in the various companies evolved on their own. Most innovation cultures had been stimulated top-down by leaders such as Steve Jobs, Elon Musk, Gordon Moore, and many others. And while there are internal movements to become more innovative and embracing innovation from within, usually those initiatives die in the various management layers.

In this Innovative Minds event, gain insights into how to stimulate innovation culture-building from the middle up so it can flow down and how Innovation Leaders can best support it.

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Innovation Leadership for C-Level and Board Members

#13 Innovation Leadership for C-Level and Board Members

Sep 9, 2021

In the past 25 years, the vast majority of groundbreaking innovations were delivered by startups. Nearly none by corporate innovation centers. When getting disrupted, the corporation will initially lose 20 to 50% market share and 50% or even more on value. The loss of market share is not equal to revenue loss because disrupters increase the market and take almost all of the new market share. Innovation is rarely just a new product; it is almost always connected to different experiences, business models, and customer interaction models. Not knowing what is going on makes it so utterly difficult to compete. It is time for Innovation Leadership to make a change to stay competitive in the market.

In this Innovative Minds event, our CEO and founder of two companies today in the billion-dollar range will talk about the little yet defining differences and why looking at startups and how they work makes absolutely no sense. Copying startup behavior, creating fancy innovation labs, and organizing playful innovation sessions, while top unicorns fight with relentless execution to become no.1 in a market, are some of the reasons for not being successful.

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INNOVATIVE MINDS SERIES – Q4 2021

Innovation outlook

#14 Innovation outlook and BlueCallom roadmap 2022

Dec 9, 2021

Trends we see for 2022 and how they influenced our product roadmap for the coming year. From discussions and projects with over 100 of the world’s top businesses we compiled and analyzed trends and needs, we see for 2022. These insights are some of the biggest drivers for the BlueCallom product development, which we will share at this event.

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Event Recordings & Feedback

The Innovative Minds Series events are far beyond my expectation. provide amazing insight. made us rethink our approach to innovation completely. allowed me to find the greatest career opportunity. made me wonder why this was not discovered earlier. are very informative and needs your full attention.