Systemic and Systematic Innovation Special Interest group (SISIG) is pleased to announce its second of developing and promotion of understanding systematic approach to innovation. This special event has been sponsored by the 3M in the UK, with a proven and enviable track record in systematically developing new innovative solutions and its introduction to the market.
An impressive line up of speakers are presenting their take on various aspects of innovation, highlighting different approaches adopted by them and their respective organisation.
At the end of the meeting, delegates are treated to the “3M innovation tour” giving a further insight to practice of innovation in a leading innovation business.
09:30 – Registration
10:00 – Introduction and Welcome from 3M, Dr Ben Watson
10:10 – Welcome from IEEE SISIG, Dr Farhad Fassihi, GEP TEC Ltd
10:20 – First Principles Innovation: Compass, Contradiction, Complexity, Prof Darrelle Mann, University of Buckingham & Systematic Innovation Ltd
11:00 – The School that DOESN’T Kill Creativity: Turning Innovation on its Head, Mr Tim Whitcher, WSP UK
11:40 – Systematic Innovation in SMEs, a unique perspective and Approach, Mr Jon Brookes, Accrosoft Group
12:20 – Break & Refreshments
13:30 – Systematic Innovation in Smart mobility: Application of Blockchain in Smart Ticketing”, Mr Kevin Farquharson, Smartran Ltd
14:10 – A Strategic Model of Innovation, Mr Paul Frobisher, Strategic Innovation UK
14:50 – 3M Innovation Tour
16:00 – Close