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(London) October 23 – Cheryl Perkins, Founder and President of Innovationedge and former Chief Innovation Officer of Kimberly-Clark will be a featured guest panelist for this year’s Burning Questions 2007: Leading for Innovation. The event is sponsored by Harvard Business School Publishing, and is held October 24-26 at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London.
The invitation-only gathering of global business leaders is designed to stimulate open engagement between thought leaders and senior executives charged with plotting their organization’s strategies for the next two-to-five years. The conference agenda is to ask the essential “burning” questions are around how you do it, and the format is highly-interactive panel sessions around several key innovation topics.
Perkins will be featured on a panel titled, “Culture: How do you create sustainable innovation capability?”
“A winning culture of innovation isn’t just about generating ideas, but about solving the driving problems your customers are having. This conference not only asks the important burning questions, it delivers practical and applicable answers about how these ideas can be incubated into profit-making business solutions that resonate with your customers,” explained Perkins.
Joining Perkins at the Burning Questions conference will be innovation thought leaders from companies all over the world, including Coca-Cola, Symantec, Unilever, Google, Capital One and more. For more information visit the Harvard Business Review Burning Questions 2007 site.
Innovationedge is a strategic innovation company founded by Cheryl Perkins to lead companies to identify and transform insights, designs, technologies and capabilities into total solutions and new-to-the-world innovations. The company’s fearless champions of innovation break barriers to help executives define their strategy, develop capabilities, design a winning organizational structure and deliver breakthrough innovations through a robust growth pipeline. Innovationedge also gives inventors an edge by crafting winning business propositions and creating strategic corporate partnerships that deliver commercial success.