Grace Hopper Annual Conference Schedule


Approaching Innovation: Methods and Perspectives from Across Tech

October 16 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
Lanier Grand Ballroom A Level Four Hilton Americas
TRACK: Productization
LEVEL: Intermediate

"The fundamental output of a tech company is innovation" - Technology pioneer Marc Andreessen

Innovation is tech companies’ fundamental output, so it's crucial to understand how innovation happens within companies. Panel will compare different models of innovation within companies. Topics include (1) data-driven innovation, (2) innovation through developer platforms, (3) “buying” innovation through acquisitions, (4) technology transfer from academia. Panelists hail from diverse companies, hold different positions within said companies.