Future of Accelerated Innovation: Lead, Follow or Move Over

May 22, 2014
Hosted by Bonnie D. Graham

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The buzz: Innovation on speed.You’ve heard the adage, “Lead, follow or get out of the way.” If you don’t seize the lead option, one of the other two will be chosen for you. Leading through innovation and the need to innovate have been staples of business for centuries. But today, with the pace of change accelerating and cycles of innovation compressing and often overlapping, successful companies are continually challenged to just keep up. How are they simplifying business to become more agile? What tools and techniques can they leverage to predict the next wave? The experts speak. Josh Linkner, Detroit Venture Partners and Author: “Playing it safe has become the riskiest move of all." Colleen Speer, SAP: “It only seems impossible until it’s done” (Nelson Mandela.) Michel Sérié, SAP: “You‘ve got to start with the customer experience and work back toward the technology – not the other way around” (Steve Jobs). Join us for Future of Accelerated Innovation: Lead, Follow or Move Over

Future of Business with Game Changers, Presented by SAP

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The world of business is being dramatically impacted by the increasing adoption of the Cloud, and by the mainstreaming of new technologies that have hitherto been the domain of imaginative Hollywood films, including artificial intelligence, machine learning, Internet of Things, augmented reality and more.

Join host Bonnie D. Graham as she invites you to take an additional coffee break with game-changers for our series on how modern technology is completely redefining the world of business, on the Future of Business with Game-Changers.

With digital transformation becoming a mission-critical imperative, every company needs to simultaneously chart its future path while keeping an eye on the rear-view mirror to see who’s coming up in the fast lane to overtake them. In many ways, this is making every business a technology business, no matter their size, industry or geographic location.

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Bonnie D. Graham

Bonnie D. Graham has been producing and hosting live talk radio since 1998. In 2011, working at the enterprise software leader SAP, she successfully created, produced and hosted the weekly “Coffee Break with Game-Changers” business thought leadership roundtable radio series. Over the next eight years, she developed 45 additional series that attracted millions of listeners around the world. Since becoming an independent broadcaster in 2019, she has also been engaged by other global enterprises to develop and host their radio and podcast series. What powers Bonnie’s passion for radio? She “loves speaking with smart people!”

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