1.800.276.1180

INNOVA-CON 2020

INNOVATION CONFERENCE

A 2-DAY INNOVATION & LEARNING EVENT

APRIL 15-16, 2020

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY, BUCKHEAD CAMPUS ATLANTA, GA

EVENT SCHEDULE

ABOUT
INNOVA-CON

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

LOCATION INFORMATION

SPEAKERS AND TRAINERS

AGENDA BY
DAY

DOWNLOAD BROCHURE 

REGISTER
NOW

EVENT SCHEDULE

ABOUT
INNOVA-CON

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

LOCATION INFORMATION

SPEAKERS AND TRAINERS

AGENDA BY
DAY

DOWNLOAD BROCHURE 

REGISTER NOW

INNOVA-CON 2020

INNOVATION CONFERENCE

OBJECTIVES

FORMAT

KEY THEMES

OBJECTIVES

FORMAT

KEY THEMES

About INNOVA CON 2020

  • The IAOIP (IAOIP.org) is the world’s leading membership organization for Innovators. It is the sole Secretariat for the US to ISO for global Innovation Standards ISO56000. We provide forums for exchange and learning for thousands of Innovators globally, as well as learning and certification programs.
  • This is EMCs annual conference gathering, drawing in innovators for education and networking with top experts in practically applied innovation for real results
  • Our intent is to create breakthrough learning experiences for all participants, and provide practical tools they can use today to drive meaningful innovation in their organizations.

OBJECTIVES

  • Thoroughly examine a wide range of key themes regarding innovation success for the 21st century.   
  • Develop and deliver a learning environment that supports collaboration, continuous innovation and creativity.
  • Utilize the developing ISO 56000 standards of innovation management to support efficiency, collaboration and effectiveness.
  • Gain insights through interaction with participants across the innovation spectrum.
  • Discover meaningful solutions in an experiential accelerated format. 

FORMAT

  • The format will be a careful blend of compelling discussions on key topics, as well as interactive learning activities to enable the participants to engage with great content and understand it deeply.
  • The workshop process will facilitate interaction between participants from all types of organizations in order to accelerate our shared understanding of the innovation profession and our skills as leaders and implementers of innovation in our organizations.
  • Unlike customary classroom learning, workshop attendees will be an active part of a creative and quantifiable learning experience.

KEY THEMES

  • Leadership: How to Become a Better Innovation Leader
  • Management: Innovation Trends and Leadership in Key Industry Sectors
  • Sustainability and the United Nations Millennium Development Goals
  • Business Model Innovation
  • Virtual Collaboration for Innovation

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Aviation leadership personnel, who are citizens of the following countries –
United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand –
are warmly invited to participate in this exceptional learning
opportunity about innovation in military aviation.

SENIOR LEADERS

INNOVATION LEADS

GOVERNMENT

ENTREPRENEURS

STUDENTS

CORPORATE EXECUTIVES

INTRAPRENEURS

ACADEMICS

HUMAN RESOURCES LEADERS

TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

TALENT MANAGEMENT

INNOVATION INCUBATORS AND HUBS

INNOVA-CON 2020

INNOVATION CONFERENCE

EVENT SCHEDULE – APRIL 15-16, 2020

WORKSHOP AGENDA BY DAY

DAY 1 – APRIL 15, 2020 

A Day of Insight and Impact

Fast-Moving and Dense: Mastering Innovation in a World of Exponential Change

Welcome and Introduction

Opening Discussions: Thought Provoking, Stimulating, Motivating, Insightful

  • Four compelling keynote talks.

Panels of experts on key topics, including Q&A for interaction and input

Collaborative Workshop Activity 1: Engaging, Surprising, Revealing

  • Collaborative activity to identify best practices in innovation across the full range of managerial and technical themes.
  • Breakout team discussions of the key drivers of change and barriers to innovation, and their implications.
  • Online Collaboration for Innovation: Beginning to build a digital database of findings from breakout teams

Innovation Management for Innovation, Agility, and Resurgence

  • Fascinating Talks on Innovation, Agility, and Organizational Resurgence
    1. Marketing
    2. Information Systems
    3. Organizational development and leadership
    4. Key industries with large bases in Atlanta area include (fodder for focus of this event):
      • FinTech and financial services
      • Media
      • Hospitality
      • Transportation
      • Smart cities

Collaborative Workshop Activity 2: Achieving Innovation, Agility, and Resurgence

Collaborative activities to internalize the Innovation, Agility, and Resurgence talks.

 Success Stories

Case study presentations on Innovation, Agility, and Resurgence

DAY 2 – APRIL 16, 2020

Developing a Strategic Innovation Culture From Concepts to Application: Applying Learnings

Day 2 Introduction: From Idea to Implementation

Panels of experts on key topics, including Q&A for interaction and input

Compelling Implementation Case Studies / Examples

Technical experts on Implementation Case Studies that transformed their organizations.

Collaborative Workshop Activity 3: Innovation Strategy + Agility Strategy + Resurgence Strategy

  • Collaborative work and surfacing insights
  • Key Learnings, Insights, and Take-Aways

Workshop Wrap-Up

Closing keynote speaker

Event thank you, wrap up, and calls to action

Session Closes at 4pm

Please stay around for a local happy hour with attendees, IAOIP Board,  and some of the speakers. We’ll find a happy hour site nearby for all to join.

Note: Many have requested innovation certification exam review sessions and proctored testing facilities. Monday-Tues (April 13-14) will be reviews, and Friday (April 16) morning will be onsite exams.

As part of the event, there will be a STUDENT INNOVATION SHOWCASE.Please watch for details to come.

Speakers

Suzan Briganti

SWARM

Tom Brazil

ICS / IAOIP

Eric Daniels

Professor

Cheryl Perkins

Innovation Consultant

Marcy Axelrod

Strategy & Innovation Management Consultant

Brett Trusko

IAOIP

Ferhat Demir

Innovator / Georgia State Alum

Frank Voehl

IAOIP / ISO

Steve Werner

MGMWERX

Langdon Morris

IAOIP

Tom Edwards

Blackfin

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY