May 16th-19th, 2017 - Bonn, Germany
Kameha Grand Hotel
The HYPE Forum is a leading event focused on innovation management. It’s culturally diverse, bringing attendees from across the globe, and across a wide array of industries together. It’s high impact, and focuses on the sharing of success and failures at innovation, so everybody can learn and advance towards their goals. Over two days of carefully crafted talks and workshops, you will come away feeling energized, armed with insights, and deeper connections to those working as innovation practitioners.
We are proud to host a group of globally renowned HYPE-clients and industry experts who share insights from their innovation projects and discuss current challenges for their industries. All of our presenters have years of experience in creating breakthrough innovation and facilitating cultural change and collaboration throughout their companies.
Corporate Innovation Manager
Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
University of Exeter
Baxi Genuine Parts
Director of Enterprise Innovation Consulting
Executive Director for Operational Strategic Initiatives
UC San Diego
Innovation Progam Manager
Innovation Network Manager
Global Head IP Strategy & Portfolio
Volvo Group Trucks Technology
Head of Idea and Innovation Management
Innovation and Strategy
Head of Strategy & Innovation
Head of Technology
BKW Technology Center
Head Innovation Management
Global Automotive Sika
AGM – Business Performance Improvement & Innovation
Al-Futtaim Automotive Group
On Tuesday 16th of May at 7.30 pm, there is a get-together dinner at the Rheinalm, the Bavarian Style restaurant of the Kameha Grand hotel.
For Wednesday and Thursday, we are looking forward to two days packed with presentations, workshops, and networking breakouts!
And, by popular demand, on Friday 19th May, we will offer an additional day for collaboration and project work with peers and your favorite HYPE contacts! This day is not a conference day, but rather an optional day to book time with HYPE people or partners, at the Kameha Grand in Bonn.
|08:00 - 09:30||Registration
|09:30 - 09:45||HYPE InnovationWelcome, Purpose, Agenda|
|09:45 - 10:15||Frank Henningsen - Co-founder and CTO of HYPE InnovationThe Unveiling of HYPE 9. Codename: Ode to Joy|
|10:15 - 10:45||Konstantin Gänge - Corporate Innovation Manager at AirbusHow to build an active innovation community?|
|10:45 - 11:15||Coffee Break
|11:15 - 11:45||David Willetts - General Manager at Baxi Guenine Parts
Details Coming Soon
|11:45 - 12:15||Client PresentationComing soon|
|12:15 - 13:00||Mike Hatrick - Global Head IP Strategy & Portfolio at Volvo
Why Innovation Initiatives Often Fail, and How to Avoid It
|13:00 - 14:00||Networking Lunch|
|14:00 - 15:30||Workshops and Roundtable sessionsSee Details Below...
|15:30 - 16:00||Coffee Break
|16:00 - 16:30||Sven Grave - Idea manager at WILO SE
Building an Innovation Culture
|16:30 - 17:00||Robert Neuhard - Executive Director for Operational Strategic Initiatives at UC San DiegoAdvancing Strategic Priorities with Crowdsourcing
|17:00 - 17:30||Fabian Schlage - Head of Idea and Innovation Management at Nokia
Details Coming Soon
|17:30 - 18:00||John Bessant - Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Exeter University
|18:15||Networking dinner and activities|
|08:00 - 09:30||Registration
|09:30 - 10:00||Jat Sahi - Innovation & Strategy at Fujitsu ServicesInnovating in a Digital World: Human Centric Innovation in Action|
|10:00 - 10:30||Colin Nelson - Director of Enterprise Innovation ConsultingThe new landscape of innovation management|
|10:30 - 11:00||Coffee Break
|11:00 - 12:00||10 min x 4 speakersMost Valuable Lessons Learned in Innovation Management - with Panel Q&A after|
|12:00-12:30||John Bessant - Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Exeter UniversityAssessing Your Innovation Maturity: A New Approach|
|12:30 - 13:00||Roel de Vries & Sarah Kelly - Innovation Managers at Liberty GlobalUnfuzzying the Frontend of Innovation|
|13:00 - 14:00||Networking lunch
|14:00 - 15:30||Workshops and Roundtable sessionsSee Details Below...|
|15:30 - 16:00||Oliver Tillack - Innovation Consultant at ATIZO 360°
Lukas Froesch - Business Development at SBB AGIdea Challenging 2.0
|16:00 - 16:30||Wrap-Up and Takeaways|
1. The best tools and methods for supporting your innovation program - Markus Durstewitz, Airbus - 2 sessions of 45 mins
2. Using liberating structures to facilitate collaborative innovation - Bob Neuhard, UC San Diego - 2 sessions of 45 mins
3. What is new in HYPE 9? A demo session of the new features.
4. HYPE Improve Clients (in German) - Carin Port, HYPE Innovation:
■ Part 1: Modern Idea Management - Collaborative tactics and features for your idea management process - 45 mins
■ Part 2: Internationalizing Your Idea Management Program - How to face the challenges? - 45 min
5. Hot Topics Choice #1 - Colin Nelson, HYPE Innovation - 2 sessions of 45 mins
6. Hot Topics Choice #2 - Christoph Sohn, HYPE Innovation - 2 sessions of 45 mins
1. The Matchbox program (using Adobe's Kickbox program) - Roel de Vries & Elaine Bromell, Liberty Global - 2 sessions of 45 mins
2. Assessing your innovation maturity level; a new approach - John Bessant, Exeter University - 2 sessions of 45 mins
3. Introduction demonstration of HYPE Enterprise for newbies - 2 sessions of 45 mins
4. Advanced demonstration of HYPE Enterprise for existing clients - 2 sessions of 45 mins
5. Hot Topics Choice #3 - Khattab al Ali, HYPE Innovation - 2 sessions of 45 mins
6. Hot Topics Choice #4 - Marc Monar, HYPE Innovation - 2 sessions of 45 mins
Take the opportunity to organize a meeting with other participants to exchange more specifically about your innovation programs, or book an appointment with a HYPE person for a demonstration, technical support, questions about our partner program...For the HYPE people, you will have to schedule an appointment. Four departements will be ready to meet you from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm.
Get inspiration and new ideas for your innovation program
Learn blue prints for success from experienced innovators
Share your experience with others
An intimate setting for honest discussion
Build relationships with your fellow innovation professionals
Develop yourself as an expert in your field
It's a party too! Have fun, learn lots, enjoy.
Free swag, drinks and food at a fabulous location on the Rhine
The HYPE Innovation Managers Forum event will be held at the award-winning Kameha Grand Hotel in Bonn, overlooking the beautiful Rhine River.
As part of our conference package, we offer a discounted rate exclusive for HYPE Innovation Managers Forum Bonn 2017 delegates. We hope you will be inspired to reach new innovative heights by gathering in this beautiful surrounding.
We arranged a special price for our delegates at the Kameha Grand Hotel (209 € single room incl. breakfast, available on first serve basis until April, 4 2017). Here you will get directly to the booking site.
There are plenty of other nice hotels in Bonn, click here to see some of them.
Am Bonner Bogen 1, D – 53227 Bonn
Cancellation policy: If unfortunately you couldn't come, please let us know before February the 15th, 2017
and you will get repaid the full registration rate. Cancellations after February the 15th, 2017 won't be refunded.
"The event was sensational and above all very inspiring"
'Good to have academic insight. Inspiring new information. Challenges and how to work with that. Definitly very experienced". On the keynote of John Bessant.