Global Innovation Summit
Global Innovation Summit 2014
We seek to catalyze systemic, sustainable innovation across entire companies, communities, and countries.
Join us – along with nearly 800 of your fellow ecosystem builders from over 50 countries – as we connect, learn, and create together. It all happens on February 17-21, 2014 in Silicon Valley. The Global Innovation Summit, an invitation-only event, is the centerpiece of Global Innovation Week, which is open to everyone and features multiple events and activities throughout the region.
Conference attendees will:
- Connect and interact with thoughtful doers from all corners of the world, all walks of life.
- Learn powerful insights on what makes ecosystems based on technology and innovation thrive.
- Gain new tools to unleash systemic, sustainable innovation across your organization or community.
- Design and create novel solutions for real problems that affect real people.
For the full schedule of events, please click here.
Monday, February 17
8:00 am-3:00 pm Pre-Conference Activities
3:00 pm Welcome and Introduction
4:00 pm Opening Keynote Discussion
5:00 pm Panel Discussion: Tools to Build Innovation Ecosystems
5:30 pm HOUSE DESIGN LAB #1: Ecosystem Challenge
7:00 pm Food and Networking
8:00 pm Book Talks, Idea Salons, Etc.
Tuesday, February 18
8:00 am Breakfast
8:45 am THE CONVERSATIONS: "DESIGN"
10:00 am Stories from the Rainforest (examples of ecosystem building), with interviewers
10:30 am Networking and Coffee Break
10:45 am HOUSE DESIGN LAB #2: Ecosystem Mapping
12:30 pm Networking Lunch
1:45 pm THE CONVERSATIONS: "CAPITAL"
3:00 pm Networking and Coffee Break
3:30 pm HOUSE DESIGN LAB #3: Ecosystem Prototyping
5:30 pm Art Walk, Ecosystem Design Gallery, Open Judging
7:00 pm Art Festival, Edge of Stage Talks, Etc.
Wednesday, February 19
8:00 am Networking Breakfast
8:45 am THE CONVERSATIONS: "TECHNOLOGY"
10:00 am Networking and Coffee Break
10:30 am Final Presentation
11:30 am Closing Plenary Panel
12:30 pm Thanks and Farewell
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm Global Innovation Week Partner Activities
Thursday, February 20 and Friday, February 21
Global Innovation Week Partner Activities