Join us to discuss the current state of corporate innovation, where it's going & where it's been. In this meetup we will host Steve Faktor, founder of the IdeaFaktory who will touch on some very interesting points, talk about his experience & share his knowledge. Steve will be ready & willing to answer your *toughest* questions on the matter, so come prepared :).
About Steve Faktor
Steve Faktoris CEO ofIdeaFaktory, which helps companies innovate & grow through startup-corporate partnerships. Steve isalso the futurist author ofEconovation, a popular keynote speaker, andLinkedIn Influencerwith over 450,000 followers. He is regularly featured inForbes, Harvard Business Review, NPR, Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg Radio, MSNBC, among others. Steve also hostsThe McFuture Podcast, a provocative, funny exploration ofwhere economics, tech, & culture are taking us. The show has featured guests like Larry King, Nobel Laureate Economist Joseph Stiglitz, Governor Jesse Ventura, comedian Jim Jefferies, & bestselling authors & CEO's. Steve was head of the American Express Chairman's Innovation Fund, senior executive at Citi Ventures & MasterCard, & Andersen consultant. In those roles, he's launched several $200M+ products & services in loyalty, payments, & e-commerce.
You can follow him viaemail newsletter,LinkedIn,Facebook&Twitter.
6:15pm Arrive, Food, Networking
6:50pm Welcome & Introduction
7:00pm Corporate Innovation: Past-Present-Future
9:00pm End of Event
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