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Innovating Innovation with Game Changers, Presented by SAP

Innovating Innovation with Game Changers, Presented by SAP

Thursday at 7 AM Pacific/10 AM Eastern

October 06th 2016:Partnering-Up: Innovating through Your Ecosystem

The buzz: 'Surround yourself with partners who are better than you are' -D. Ogilvy. Is your company treating your ecosystem as vendors to squeeze and channels to push, not as agile partners to co-innovate with you? Reality check: Small and medium organizations in your ecosystem can bring a different kind of value to innovation than you get from start-ups and big companies. What are the challenges and opportunities of expanding your innovation capabilities to your partner network? The experts speak. Professor Wim Vanhaverbeke, Hasselt University: 'The success of electric cars hinges on the succ

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Prof Dr. Wim Vanhaverbeke

Prof dr Wim Vanhaverbeke is a professor in Open Innovation at the University of Hasselt and a visiting professor at ESADE Business School and the National University of Singapore. He has published in international journals such as Organization Science, Research Policy, California Management Review, and Small Business Economics. He was co-editor with Henry Chesbrough and Joel West of the books “Open Innovation: Researching a New Paradigm” (OUP, 2006) and “New Frontiers in Open Innovation” (OUP, 2014). “Open Innovation in SMEs” is due out in 2016. Wim collaborates with partners in universities and companies around the globe. His current research focuses on open innovation in SMEs, innovation
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Charles Bennett

Charles Bennett, Global Channel Development at SAP, leads the development and delivery of business model and transformation guidance for SAP cloud channel partners. Charles took up this role in January 2015 having originally joined SAP UK in 1995. He has extensive experience of partner strategy and operational management, at SAP (SAP UK Alliances Director, Global Alliance Director, VP Global NetWeaver Initiative) and within the SAP ecosystem (StreamServe, Flexera Software). Prior to this role, Charles worked at Symantec where he was Sales Operations Director, Northern Europe.
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Alejandro Pifarré

Alejandro Pifarré is Chief Principal at the SAP Global Services Innovation Team. He is Coach and Trainer focusing on Design Thinking, Business Model Development and Innovation Management. He has bachelor studies in Marketing, and a MBA degree. Alejandro works for SAP since 2004 performing regional and global roles; and he had before management positions at IBM and Ernst & Young. He has been also an International Business Professor at the “Universidad de Chile”. Alejandro is Italian, born in Argentina, stayed many years in Chile and now lives with his wife in Germany. He was an amateur rugby player and loves the game. Alejandro can be reached at de.linkedin.com/in/alejandropifarre.
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https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2378/innovating-innovation-with-game-changers-presented-by-sap Innovating Innovation with Game Changers, Presented by SAP https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2378/innovating-innovation-with-game-changers-presented-by-sap The buzz: 'Surround yourself with partners who are better than you are' -D. Ogilvy. Is your company treating your ecosystem as vendors to squeeze and channels to push, not as agile partners to co-innovate with you? Reality check: Small and medium organizations in your ecosystem can bring a different kind of value to innovation than you get from start-ups and big companies. What are the challenges and opportunities of expanding your innovation capabilities to your partner network? The experts speak. Professor Wim Vanhaverbeke, Hasselt University: 'The success of electric cars hinges on the successful alignment of the entire electric-car ecosystem. Uncoordinated investment in the individual pieces is…failure' -Ron Adner. Charles Bennett, SAP: 'I have made this letter longer than usual because I lack the time to make it shorter' -Blaise Pascal. Alejandro Pifarré, SAP:'All of us are smarter than any of us' -Tim Brown. Join us for Partnering-Up: Innovating through Your Ecosystem. VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
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