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IMPACT INNOVATION LAB

 

Impact Innovation Lab is an expert forum where members gain practical insights to drive a return on innovation investment.

A collaboration between Impact Innovation Group, International Workplace Group and Brightidea, Lab fosters business growth across the Asia Pacific region.

Through masterclasses, webinars and discussions we connect and support business leaders including:

  • Company Directors
  • Senior Executives
  • Innovation and R&D Managers

Lab events deliver ‘real world’ advice and connections to help navigate the complexity of turning ideas into valuable products and services.

By invitation only, Lab membership is extended to:

  • Brightidea clients across the Asia Pacific region
  • International Workplace tenants across its 90+ locations in Australia and New Zealand
  • Impact Innovation Group client network

 

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Navigating the Complexity of New Products and Services

Businesses operate in an increasingly volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous world. With shifting landscapes and the rise of new technologies, decision-makers need to take more action to respond to these transformations—to future-proof their businesses.

Our practical updates provide you with the latest techniques and tools to stay ahead. We cut through the hype to help you achieve a greater return on innovation investment.

With proven complexity models we highlight the areas business leaders now need to consider when developing new products, services and innovation systems, empowering decision-makers with the skills needed for a changing market.

Over the last 13 years, Impact Innovation has trained more than 5,150 business leaders and innovators focusing on how to embrace innovation and collaboration to drive sustainable, profitable change.

Are you ready to navigate innovation complexity to reduce risk, remove roadblocks, and grow faster?

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  • Webinar – Navigating the Complexity of Commercialisation

    Webinar – Navigating the Complexity of Commercialisation

    1:00 PM-1:30 PM
    August 13, 2019Australia/Brisbane

    Would you find turning new ideas into value-generating products and services less complicated if you had a map?

    In this Impact Innovation Lab webinar, Impact Innovation’s managing director, Brian Ruddle, will present a new model for approaching commercialisation and explain how it can help reduce the associated time and cost of getting new ideas to market.

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    About the Presenter
    Brian Ruddle, Managing Director, Impact Innovation Group

    Brian has been involved in the innovation sector for over 25 years across Australia, Asia, Africa and the Pacific. He founded Impact Innovation Group in 2006 which has grown to a 20 person team providing innovation, commercialisation and collaboration services for large multinationals, SMEs, startups, not-for-profits, universities, incubators and accelerators, and government agencies.

    He helps clients across all sectors navigate the complexity of turning ideas into profitable products and services, and heads up a range of initiatives including collaborations with TAFE Qld, International Workplace Group, CSIRO, Life Sciences Queensland, Deloitte and BDO.

    Brian also sits on a number of boards, advisory boards and committees including the Engineering, Construction and Resources Innovation Hub, AgriFutures Emerging Industries Panel, and Nexgen Plants which is commercialising new trait development technologies.

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  • Webinar – Designing Effective Innovation System Stage Gates

    Webinar – Designing Effective Innovation System Stage Gates

    1:00 PM-1:30 PM
    August 27, 2019Australia/Brisbane

    Image by CJ from Pixabay

    If the process from ideation to product launch is losing momentum, slowing down, or even stagnating, there’s probably a problem with one or more of your stage gates.

    Find out in this Impact Innovation Lab webinar how stage gates that deliver the right data and value for each idea flowing through the pipeline can build a sustainable innovation system.

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    About the Presenter

    Dr Tracy Stanley, Senior Associate, Impact Innovation Group

    Tracy is a Social Scientist and published author with expertise across intrapreneurship, organisational change and employee engagement. She has worked throughout Asia Pacific and Europe in consulting and senior human resources management roles.

    Through her work in multi-national companies, Tracy has advised clients on end-to-end innovation processes, coached individuals and facilitated workshops designed to build skills in creativity and innovation.

    She co-founded the Nice-Cote D’Azur branch of the European Professional Women’s Network dedicated to the career advancement of women. More recently she has been a mentor for Start-up Weekend at River City Labs and Women in Digital.

    Always keen to learn, Tracy’s a speaker and participant in events within the Queensland innovation ecosystem and was chuffed to be a member of a winning team at the Department of Transport and Main Roads Bike Hackathon. She has a number of start-up projects in train and loves helping others to be successful with their entrepreneurial activities.

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