R&D Management Conference 2018: R&Designing Innovation

Digital innovation, the Internet of Things, Big Data and AI are reshaping and transforming society and business – the R&D Management Conference 2018 will provide a forum for new ideas and thinking on how to adapt management approaches to enable innovation in such a different environment.

The conference takes place 2-4 July 2018 at Politecnico di Milano, Italy, and is preceded by a Doctoral Workshop on 30 June and 1 July.

Watch our introduction video below, or on YouTube here.

More information is available on www.rnd2018.polimi.it.

The keynote speakers include:

  • Frank Piller – Vice Dean of RWTH School of Business & Economics, Professor and Chair of Technology & Innovation Management and Academic Director at RWTH Aachen, and Fraunhofer Executive MBA
  • Melissa Schilling – John Herzog Family Professor of Management and Organizations at New York University – Stern School of Business
  • Annabelle Gawer – Professor of Digital Economy, Co-Director of the University of Surrey Centre for the Digital Economy, and Co-Chair of the AOM Specialized Conference on Big Data and Managing in a Digital Economy
  • Gianvito Lanzolla – Head of Faculty of Management and Professor of Strategy at Cass Business School, London
  • Arrigo Berni – Chairman of Moleskine
  • Francesco Starace – CEO of Enel
  • Dovev Lavie – Full Professor of Management at Bocconi University, Milan, and Former Associate Editor at the Academy of Management Journal and Strategic Management Journal
  • Lucia Chierchia – Head of Innovation Hub at Electrolux
  • Fabio Nappo – Cross-Category Project Leader at Whirlpool Corporation
  • Enrico Sola – Communication Manager at McKinsey & Co.
  • Giovanni Tagliabue – Head of Business Innovation & Development at Edison

A full list of the tracks is now available 

Find out more about the Politecnico di Milano at www.polimi.it

To see what happened at the R&D Management Conference 2017 click here.

Visit the R&D Today LinkedIn Group