Innovation Masterclass: How to start innovation effectively
Date: 17-18 April
Registration Time: 08:15
Start time: 09:00
End time: 18:00
Dress code: Casual
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Location and venue
11 Mackay Ave,
Early bird & group bookings
Purchase your ticket between 05 February & 20 February to receive a 10% discount. If you bring a friend or colleague both will receive a 5% discount.
Travel & Parking
Parking is extremely limited so we would advise making use of other alternatives as mentioned below:
The nearest Gautrain station is the Sandton Gautrain station, approximately 6km from venue.
For detailed schedules visit the Gautrain website at www.gautrain.co.za
For more information or a fare estimate visit the Uber website and download the free app from the Apple App store or from Google Play.
|Day 1: 17 April 2018||Day 2: 18 April 2018|
|08:15||Registration open||08:15||Registration open|
|08:15||Coffee and Smoothie bar available||08:15||Coffee and Smoothie bar available|
|08:45||Registration closes||08:45||Registration closes|
|08:50||Attendees to take their seat||08:50||Attendees to take their seat|
|09:15||Struggles at the Front End of Innovation||09:15||Essential rules for effective brainstorming|
|09:45||10 Insights to be a more effective Innovator||09:30||Workshop “How to do effective brainstorming - I”|
|10:30||10 Types of Innovation||11:00||Break (Snack table with fruit available)|
|10:40||5 minute break (Snack table with fruit available)||11:15||Workshop “How to do effective brainstorming - II|
|10:45||Workshop "How to draft an innovation assignment"||12:00||Lunch Break|
|12:00||The FORTH Innovation methodology||13:00||Essential rules to make an effective business case|
|12:30||Lunch Break||13:45||Workshop “How to make an effective business case – I”|
|13:30||Workshop "How to identify customer needs – I"||15:15||Break (Snack table with dessert and refreshments)|
|>15:15||Break (Snack table with dessert and refreshments)||15:30||Workshop “ How to make an effective business case – II”|
|15:30||Workshop "How to identify customer needs – II"||17:30||FORTH Methodology and Take-away day 2|
|16:45||FORTH cases in practice in 50 pictures||18:00||Attendee departure and Goody Bag hand-out|
|17:30||Take-away day 1|
Gijs van Wulfen
He is the founder of the award-winning FORTH innovation method - a proven step-by-step process to unleash innovation across all dimensions of your business. He is a globally recognized authority and influencer on innovation and adviser to Fortune 500 companies such as 3M, AIRBUS and Bilfinger. Gijs is the author of the innovation bestseller “The Innovation Expedition” and "The Innovation Maze"(elected Management Book of the Year 2017 in the Netherlands).
Coenie Middel does not fit the standard mould of a conservative Chartered Accountant, being awarded as 1 of the 57 most inspiring accountants in the world. He has been providing strategy and innovation services to businesses over 20 years, in sectors - mining, health care, agriculture, construction, IT, government, motor, advertising, media and professional services. This CA(SA) extraordinaire is also an expert on digital transformation, AI, VR, AR, and IoT.