Networking with like-minded people that will increase your innovation intelligence.
Corporate governance, measurement and reporting of innovation.
Mobilising others through crowd sourcing and Open Innovation.
Protecting a new idea.
Funding sources at different stages of development.
Learning how to pitch your solution.
How to create a culture of innovation.
Benchmarking best practice in innovation management.
Platforms that accelerate or focus innovation effort (Incubators and more).
Pathways to success, from idea to market.
Inspiring and equipping the Corporate Innovation/ R&D Department (designing with the customer in mind).
A focus stream on how to grow your small business into a mid-size tech-enabled global business (from R5 million – 50 million).
Local innovation case studies that caused global debate (e.g. through expansion, success stories, tactics, IP protection or legendary acts of inventiveness).
New models and thinking in creating the EDGE through products, processes, business models and services.
Local and global trends in Innovation management – approaches and thinking.
Innovation Intelligence Tools (BIG DATA; analytic tools; predictive capability; access to information).