Digital Futures:  Transitioning for success and growth

When:  Tuesday October 15, 2019 – Wednesday October 16, 2019
Where:  Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

  • Get the tools to coordinate multiple digital innovation efforts across your organization.
  • Create a mini roadmap for effective digital transformation.
  • Learn from legacy leaders who have undergone successful digitalization.

Step 1:  Learn about the nine elements of the Digital First maturity framework from its creator, Youngjin Yoo (Case Western Reserve University), and privately assess what areas you and your organization need to develop.

Step 2:  Attend sessions for each of the elements of the Digital First maturity framework that will meet you where your organization is currently and help you move to a higher level of maturity.

Step 3:  Take your learnings back to your organization to increase your maturity and drive digital innovation.

Registration rate:  $795 — IRI Members may use a complimentary registration to attend this conference.

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Nearby hotels (When booking, please note that you are a guest of CWRU to receive the reduced rate.)

Keynote Speakers:

Kathy Fish
Chief Research, Development and Innovation Officer
Procter & Gamble Company

 


Youngjin Yoo
Professor in Entrepreneurship and Information Systems
Case Western Reserve University

 


Anand Swaminathan
Senior Partner
McKinsey & Company

 

Check out the full speaker line up

Schedule at a Glance

Day 1

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

8:30am - 9:00am

8:30am - 9:00am

Breakfast

9:00am - 9:15am

9:00am - 9:15am

Welcome

9:15am - 10:15am

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    9:15am - 10:15am

    Digital Maturity - The Digital First Framework with Youngjin Yoo, Case Western Reserve University

    Youngjin Yoo, Elizabeth M. and William C. Treuhaft Professorship in Entrepreneurship
    Faculty Director, D&I Initiatives
    Professor, Design & Innovation, Case Western Reserve University

    Learn about the nine elements of digital maturity introduced in the Digital First Framework and take a private self assessment to determine the areas that you should focus on over the course of the conference.

10:15am - 10:30am

10:15am - 10:30am

Break

10:30am - 12:00pm

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    10:30am - 12:00pm

    Digital Enablers - Bob Graf, Vice President, Data Science & Analytics, The Lubrizol Corporation

    IT infrastructure and data architecture for a digital first strategy

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    10:30am - 12:00pm

    Digital Talent Panel - Sue Helper, Frank Tracy Carlton Professor of Economics, Case Western Reserve University

    Recruiting and developing human-centered, digital first, design-savvy, and multi-disciplinary employees

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    10:30am - 12:00pm

    Digital Organizing

    Organization for end-to-end consistent customer experiences through a platform

12:00pm - 1:00pm

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm - 2:30pm

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    1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Digital Talent

    Recruiting and developing human-centered, digital first, design-savvy, and multi-disciplinary employees

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    1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Digital Organizing

    Organization for end-to-end consistent customer experiences through a platform

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    1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Digital Partnership - Creighton Warren, Vice President and Chief Information Officer, USG Corporation

    Finding the necessary digital suppliers and convergent channel distribution partners

2:30pm - 3:00pm

2:30pm - 3:00pm

Networking Break

3:00pm - 4:00pm

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    3:00pm - 4:00pm

    Digital Value Creation - RTI Innovation Advisors

    Ensuring your offerings are enabled by digital technology to create value to stakeholders

4:00pm - 5:00pm

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    4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Digital Innovation Process Panel - Alex Foessel, Lead Architect for Automation to Autonomy, John Deere; Erin Spring, Director, New Ventures, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company; Betsy Bolman, Elsie B. Smith Professor in the Liberal Arts and Chair of the Department of Art History, Art and Art Education, Case Western Reserve University

    Integrating the generative potential of a digital first strategy into large-scale operations

5:00pm - 6:00pm

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Networking Reception

Day 2

October 16, 2019

8:30am - 9:00am

8:30am - 9:00am

Breakfast

9:00am - 10:00am

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    9:00am - 10:00am

    Digital Strategy Keynote - Anand Swaminathan, Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

    Shaping an effective digital strategy that goes beyond industry and specific products

10:00am - 10:30am

10:00am - 10:30am

Networking Break

10:30am - 12:00pm

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    10:30am - 12:00pm

    Digital Organizing - Moisés Noreña, Vice President of Innovation, Fortune Brands Home and Security

    Organization for end-to-end consistent customer experiences through a platform

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    10:30am - 12:00pm

    Digital Partnership - Cosmin Laslau, Director, Research Products, Lux Research

    Finding the necessary digital suppliers and convergent channel distribution partners

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    10:30am - 12:00pm

    Digital Enablers - The Timken Company

    IT infrastructure and data architecture for a digital first strategy

12:00pm - 1:00pm

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch

1:00pm - 2:30pm

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    1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Digital Enablers - Joshua Ness, Senior Manager, Verizon 5G Labs

    IT infrastructure and data architecture for a digital first strategy

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    1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Digital Talent

    Recruiting and developing human-centered, digital first, design-savvy, and multi-disciplinary employees

  • Navigate Down

    1:00pm - 2:30pm

    Digital Partnership

    Finding the necessary digital suppliers and convergent channel distribution partners

2:30pm - 3:00pm

2:30pm - 3:00pm

Networking Break

3:00pm - 4:00pm

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    3:00pm - 4:00pm

    Digital Leadership Keynote - Kathy Fish, Chief Research, Development and Innovation Officer, Procter & Gamble

    Innovating the way P&G innovates - using digital to transform consumer experiences and R&D work processes

4:00pm - 5:00pm

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    4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Digital Operations Panel - Jean-François (J.F.) Barthelemy, Center Chief Technologist, Langley Research Center; Socka Suppiah, Chief Operating Officer, Saggezza

    Building a new value creation process that consistently delivers value based on digital assets