Professor Mike Lord to Serve as Moderator of Panel Discussion About Innovation

3.2.2011 Article, Faculty News, General

Reposted from Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce

Innovation in Winston-Salem and in Your Organization
Thursday, March 10, 2011
Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts

Program: 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Networking and Refreshments: 9:30-10:30 a.m.

The event is free to attend. Click here to register

How do you create a culture of innovation? How do you instill creativity at all levels? Whether your business is large or small, traditional or technology-based, you can learn to rethink your business model and develop new products and processes through innovation. Hear from a panel of experts who are transforming Winston-Salem’s economy and have improved their company’s bottom line through innovation and creativity. Find out what you can do to implement change in your own organization.

Moderator
Dr. Michael Lord — Co-author of Innovation That Fits: Choosing the Right Innovation Strategy for Your Business; regular columnist and commentator on innovation and globalization; Associate Professor of Strategy & Entrepreneurship, Wake Forest University

Panelists
Greg Gatto, Ph.D. — Senior Director of Preclinical Pharmacology, Targacept
Matthew Gymer — Director of Innovation, Novant Health
Micah Ray – Innovation Champion, Liberty Hardware
Kurt Weber — Vice President, Ocular Systems, Inc.

Contact Andrea Howell at 336-728-9228 with any questions.