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Serial Innovators: How Individuals Create and Deliver Breakthrough Innovation in Mature Firms

Event Type
Other
Sponsor
National Center for Supercomputing Applications
Location
NCSA Building, 1205 W. Clark St., Urbana, IL
Date
Feb 5, 2014   3:00 pm  
Originating Calendar
TEC Calendar

Serial Innovators: How Individuals Create and Deliver Breakthrough Innovation in Mature Firms

Speaker: Bruce Vojak, Associate Dean of Engineering

Bruce Vojak, University of Illinois Associate Dean of Engineering, will give a talk on his book, "Serial Innovators: How Individuals Create and Deliver Breakthrough Innovation in Mature Firms." The book zeros in on the cutting-edge thinkers who repeatedly create and deliver breakthrough innovations and new products in large, mature organizations. These employees are organizational powerhouses who solve consumer problems and substantially contribute to the financial value to their firms.

 

This event will be immediately followed by:

NCSA Undergraduate Interns Poster Session

The undergraduate students participating in NCSA's Students Pushing Innovation (SPIN) internship program will present posters on their projects and the progress they have made so far. All interns, mentors, NCSA staff, and interested members of the campus community are invited to attend.

 

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