2nd Annual R&D Process Excellence Summit
22-23

October 2015

Germany

Berlin

SHERATON BERLIN GRAND HOTEL ESPLANADE

Lützowufer 15, 10785

About Summit

This premier B2B event will enable the participants to learn about the most advanced techniques and tools through which they can assess their portfolios and development potential along with strategies on preventing potential risks. This Summit will be focusing on: achieving efficient R&D processes through niche controlling techniques; innovation as a key target to process excellence; management of R&D process excellence requirements and approaches; optimizing strategies for effective portfolio management; efficient, controllable and sustainabl...

This premier B2B event will enable the participants to learn about the most advanced techniques and tools through which they can assess their portfolios and development potential along with strategies on preventing potential risks. This Summit will be focusing on: achieving efficient R&D processes through niche controlling techniques; innovation as a key target to process excellence; management of R&D process excellence requirements and approaches; optimizing strategies for effective portfolio management; efficient, controllable and sustainable core processes.

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Who Should Attend

Directors, VPs, Managers and Department Heads from:

  • R&D
  • R&D Cooperation
  • Innovation Management
  • Strategic Innovation
  • Open Innovation
  • Knowledge Management
  • Master Black Belt
  • Project Controlling
  • Performance Measurement
  • Business Planning
  • Corporate Development
  • Finance
  • Marketing / Strategic Marketing
  • R&D Controlling
  • R&D Technology Innovation
  • Innovation Excellence
  • Management
  • Research Centre
  • Portfolio Management
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Project Management
  • Quality Management
  • Product Development
  • Accounting
  • Business Development
  • Investment and Financial Planning
Key Practical Learning Points of the Summit

Aligning the decisions on Front End Innovation achievement with customer’s needs
Opting for relevant KPIs and how they impact company’s performance
Effective product creation process and product lifecycle management
Integrating R&D with business departments to generate innovations
How to achieve competitive advantage through systematic market analysis?
How to use analytics and big data to develop products and drive innovation
R&D portfolio optimisation and its alignment with your company business strategy
Examining success stories in R&D efficiency: Sharing your company experience
Speakers
Dennis Curry

Senior Director – Business Innovation and R&D

KONICA MINOLTA

Hannes Erler

Director Open Innovation Networks

Swarovski Professional

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