Agenda

Interactive & Highly Collaborative Content

For further information or to register, call Adam Geiger at 1-305-450-1099, or email him at events.us@frost.com

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2021

ARRIVAL DAY

DECEMBER 5
7:00 PM

Arrival Day

Arrive Sunday to participate in monday’s networking activity.
Suggested arrival time

MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2021

INNOVATION WORKSHOPS, GROWTH INNOVATION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL MEETING 7 EXECUTIVE MINDXCHANGE KICKOFF

Spend your Morning learning and your afternoon and evening networking! Join us for an interactive morning workshop on a critical topic of your choice, and then later relax and connect with your peers during special activities devoted to making new contacts and new friends.

DECEMBER 6
8:00 AM

Innovation Workshops: Registration & Breakfast

Exchange ideas, gain new perspectives, and power up your professional network.

Choose one of the following interactive workshops:

DECEMBER 6
8:30 AM

Innovation Workshop 1 - Selecting the Best Metrics for Your PD & Innovation Team's Success

Innovation Workshop Begins

Innovation Workshop 2 - Accelerating the Pace of Product Innovation Through Customer Co-Creation

Innovation Workshop Begins

DECEMBER 6
12:00 PM

Innovation Workshop & Growth Innovation Leadership Council Networking Luncheon

*Please note the luncheon is for Innovation Workshop participants and members of the Growth Innovation Leadership Council. For more information on the council click on the council tab above.

DECEMBER 6
12:00 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Meeting

*Please note participation in the annual meeting is restricted to Council Members and Designees only.

DECEMBER 6
12:30 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Meeting

Please note participation in the annual meeting is restricted to Council Members and Designees only. For more information on the Council click on the Council tab above.

DECEMBER 6
12:30 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Mixer and Meeting

DECEMBER 6
1:00 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Critical Issue Roundtable on Aligning Innovation with Evolving Corporate Strategy

DECEMBER 6
2:30 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Meeting Concludes

DECEMBER 6
12:30 PM

New Product Innovation & Development Executive MindXchange Event Kickoff and Networking

DECEMBER 6
12:30 PM

Sponsor Workshop

DECEMBER 6
2:00 PM

Sponsor Registration & Orientation Reception

DECEMBER 6
3:00 PM

Presenter and Thought Leader Orientation

DECEMBER 6
3:45 PM

Meet ‘n’ Greet

DECEMBER 6
4:30 PM

CityWalk Scavenger Hunt

Explore, network and compete. This afternoon will have a little of everything as you'll be paired up in teams to take part in a one of a kind scavenger hunt through Universal CityWalk. Not to be missed!

DECEMBER 6
7:00 PM

Welcome Networking Reception & Event Kickoff

Meet your fellow peers and colleagues as we engage in an ice breaker over cocktails to get the conversations started and set you up for an event whose foundation is built on collaboration

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2021

GENERAL SESSION AND EXHIBITION

DECEMBER 7
8:00 AM

Registration, Breakfast, and Exhibition

DECEMBER 7
8:40 AM

Opening Headliner - Innovation 2020: Driving Success in an Era of Uncertainty and Unprecedented Change

DECEMBER 7
9:30 AM

Navigating the 14th Annual New Product Innovation & Development: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange

DECEMBER 7
9:40 AM

Executive Bulletin – Driving Product Discovery and Innovation with a Smart AI Strategy

DECEMBER 7
10:10 AM

Networking, Refreshment, and Exhibition Break

DECEMBER 7
10:40 AM

CHOOSE BETWEEN THREE DIFFERENT COLLABORATION ZONES:

Customize Your Agenda! Stay the course with one zone or bounce around to others. All collaboration zones are PowerPoint Free, participant-driven discussions featuring creative thinking and idea generation.

Zone 1. The Innovation Boardroom | Zone 2. Forces Impacting Your Product Innovation | Zone 3. Excellence in Product Development

CASE HISTORIES EXPLORE A SPECIFIC USE CASE AND INCLUDE INFORMAL CONVERSATIONS THAT DRAW UPON THE EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE OF THE FEATURED EXECUTIVE AND PARTICIPANTS.

THE INNOVATION BOARDROOM - ENGAGE IN HIGH LEVEL DEBATE AND DISCUSSION AROUND THE STRATEGIC ISSUES FACING INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVES.

Choose one of the following zones:

Innovation Boardroom Zone 1: How Product Teams Can Think (and Execute) Like a Startup

Please note: The Innovation Boardroom is reserved for senior level, seasoned practitioners and seating is limited to encourage maximum participant interaction.

Case History Zone 2: Keeping Up with Evolving Customer Expectations in Your Product Portfolio

Case History Zone 3: Avoiding Shiny Object Syndrome for Incremental PD and Innovation Development

DECEMBER 7
11:40 AM

Session to Session Travel Time

DECEMBER 7
11:45 AM

Interactive – Solutions Wheel

CONCURRENT SESSIONS | Choose one

-OR-

Interactive – Design and Strategy: Driving Growth Through Customer Focus

CONCURRENT SESSIONS | Choose one

DECEMBER 7
12:30 PM

Food For Thought Luncheon – Networking Roundtables Hosted By Industry Leaders

Hosted By:
SmartOrg

DECEMBER 7
1:30 PM

Session to Session Travel Time

DECEMBER 7
1:35 AM

CHOOSE BETWEEN THREE DIFFERENT COLLABORATION ZONES:

Customize Your Agenda! Stay the course with one zone or bounce around to others. All collaboration zones are PowerPoint Free, participant-driven discussions featuring creative thinking and idea generation.

Zone 1. The Innovation Boardroom | Zone 2. Forces Impacting Your Product Innovation | Zone 3. Excellence in Product Development

ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS CAPTURE THE POWER OF ALL PARTICIPANTS’ VOICES, INSIGHTS AND EXPERIENCES VIA GROUP DISCUSSION AND EXPLORATION OF THE ISSUE AT HAND

THE INNOVATION BOARDROOM - ENGAGE IN HIGH LEVEL DEBATE AND DISCUSSION AROUND THE STRATEGIC ISSUES FACING INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVES.

Choose one of the following zones:

The Innovation Boardroom Zone 1: Spotting Your Disruptive Competitors

Please note: The Innovation Boardroom is reserved for senior level, seasoned practitioners and seating is limited to encourage maximum interaction.

Roundtable Zone 2: Pivoting Your Portfolio: Innovating with Strategic Flexibility

Roundtable Zone 3: Extracting Value from Data to Drive Key Outcomes

DECEMBER 7
3:00 PM

Food for Thought Luncheon – Networking Roundtables Hosted by Industry Leaders

Practitioners and solution providers host a menu of luncheon discussions on pertinent industry issues.
Dine and dish with industry experts. The list of discussion topics will be available on-site.

DECEMBER 8
3:30 AM

CHOOSE BETWEEN TWO DIFFERENT COLLABORATION ZONES:

Concurrent Session – Ask Me About...

Ask Me About sessions are immersive experiences devoted to addressing questions driven entirely by participants.

Choose one of the following zones:

Ask Me About... Zone 1: Will it Drive ROI?

Ask Me About... Zone 3: Executing on IoT Strategy for Product Creation and Enhancement

DECEMBER 7
4:00 PM

Session to Session Travel Time

DECEMBER 7
4:05 PM

Product Sprint – How Nike Broke the 2-Hour Marathon

DECEMBER 7
4:25 PM

Product Sprint - Blockchain/IoT/AI in the Food Supply Chain - Unexpected Value Unlocked from Early Pilots

DECEMBER 7
4:45 PM

Product Sprint - Steering External Partnerships

DECEMBER 7
5:05 PM

Success Story – From Concept to Commercialization

DECEMBER 7
5:30 PM

Networking Reception

Join us for another great opportunity to make new friends and further business relationships!

DECEMBER 7
6:30 PM

Topgolf Par-tee

Join us for networking you'll never FORE-get as we tee off at Topgolf Orlando! With a number of giant targets across the green this is sure to be a blast for everyone regardless of skill level! Utilizing micro-chip golf balls you're able to easily track every shot up on the big screen, while enjoying food and drinks throughout the night. This hole-in-one activity is a great opportunity to build relationships with your fellow peers in a fun, intimate setting.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2021

GENERAL SESSION AND EXHIBITION

DECEMBER 8
6:45 AM

Early Risers Run/Walk

Calling all walkers, joggers and runners!

DECEMBER 8
8:00 AM

Breakfast and Exhibition

DECEMBER 8
8:45 AM

Kickoff and Headliner - Engaging the Workforce in the Early Stages of Next Generation and Disruptive Innovation

DECEMBER 8
9:30 AM

The Fix

Crowdsourcing Tactical Solutions to Our Most Vexing Challenges

DECEMBER 8
10:30 AM

Briefing Sessions, Networking, Refreshment, and Exhibition Break

DECEMBER 8
11:30 AM

CHOOSE BETWEEN THREE DIFFERENT COLLABORATION ZONES:

Customize Your Agenda! Stay the course with one zone or bounce around to others. All collaboration zones are PowerPoint Free, participant-driven discussions featuring creative thinking and idea generation.

Zone 1. The Innovation Boardroom | Zone 2. Forces Impacting Your Product Innovation | Zone 3. Excellence in Product Development

THINKTANK SESSIONS EMPLOY INTERACTIVE TEAM EXERCISES IN A "ROLL UP YOUR SLEEVES" LEARNING ENVIRONMENT.

THE INNOVATION BOARDROOM - ENGAGE IN HIGH LEVEL DEBATE AND DISCUSSION AROUND THE STRATEGIC ISSUES FACING INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVES

Choose one of the following zones:

Innovation Boardroom Zone 1: Women In Innovation

Please note: The Innovation Boardroom is reserved for senior level, seasoned practitioners and seating is limited to encourage maximum participant interaction.

ThinkTank Zone 2: Product Strategy and Rapid Prototyping for New Business Model

ThinkTank Zone 3: Playbook for Scaling Your Product Cost Effectively

DECEMBER 8
1:00 PM

Food for Thought Luncheon – Networking Roundtables Hosted by Industry Leaders

Practitioners and solution providers host a menu of luncheon discussions on pertinent industry issues.
Dine and dish with industry experts. The list of discussion topics will be available on-site.

DECEMBER 8
2:00 PM

Mover & Shaker Interviews – We Want You To Be an Employee of the Future and We Will Help You Get There!

DECEMBER 8
3:00 PM

Insights & Ideas Roundup

Implementing the Best, Brightest and Boldest Ideas from the Program

DECEMBER 8
3:30 PM

14th Annual New Product Innovation & Development: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange Concludes

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2021

University of Central Florida Innovation Center

The tour will provide an in-depth look at the space-centered, aeronautics research currently being performed at the Florida Space Institute in support of NASA initiatives, a brief immersive tour of the University of Central Florida Physics Laboratory, and an in-depth look at the Engineering’s Maker Space.

*Please note participation incurs an additional fee for those other than Growth Innovation Leadership Council Members. See Registration page for details.

DECEMBER 9
8:00 AM

Networking Breakfast

DECEMBER 9
8:45 AM

Breakfast and Exhibition

DECEMBER 8
8:45 AM

Shuttle to Site

DECEMBER 9
9:30 AM

Innovation Center Immersion – Florida Space Institute, University of Central Florida Physics Laboratory and Engineering's Maker Space

DECEMBER 9
12:00 PM

Networking Luncheon

DECEMBER 9
1:00 PM

Executive Roundtable on Data Driven Growth

DECEMBER 9
2:30 PM

Executive Roundtable Concludes and Shuttle Returns to Hotel

Shuttle Returns to the Loews Royal Pacific Resort

MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2021

INNOVATION WORKSHOPS, GROWTH INNOVATION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL MEETING 7 EXECUTIVE MINDXCHANGE KICKOFF

Spend your Morning learning and your afternoon and evening networking! Join us for an interactive morning workshop on a critical topic of your choice, and then later relax and connect with your peers during special activities devoted to making new contacts and new friends.

DECEMBER 6
8:00 AM

Innovation Workshops: Registration & Breakfast

Exchange ideas, gain new perspectives, and power up your professional network.

Choose one of the following interactive workshops:

DECEMBER 6
8:30 AM

Innovation Workshop 1 - Selecting the Best Metrics for Your PD & Innovation Team's Success

Innovation Workshop Begins

Innovation Workshop 2 - Accelerating the Pace of Product Innovation Through Customer Co-Creation

Innovation Workshop Begins

DECEMBER 6
12:00 PM

Innovation Workshop & Growth Innovation Leadership Council Networking Luncheon

*Please note the luncheon is for Innovation Workshop participants and members of the Growth Innovation Leadership Council. For more information on the council click on the council tab above.

DECEMBER 6
12:00 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Meeting

*Please note participation in the annual meeting is restricted to Council Members and Designees only.

DECEMBER 6
12:30 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Meeting

Please note participation in the annual meeting is restricted to Council Members and Designees only. For more information on the Council click on the Council tab above.

DECEMBER 6
12:30 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Mixer and Meeting

DECEMBER 6
1:00 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Critical Issue Roundtable on Aligning Innovation with Evolving Corporate Strategy

DECEMBER 6
2:30 PM

Growth Innovation Leadership Council Meeting Concludes

DECEMBER 6
12:30 PM

New Product Innovation & Development Executive MindXchange Event Kickoff and Networking

DECEMBER 6
12:30 PM

Sponsor Workshop

DECEMBER 6
2:00 PM

Sponsor Registration & Orientation Reception

DECEMBER 6
3:00 PM

Presenter and Thought Leader Orientation

DECEMBER 6
3:45 PM

Meet ‘n’ Greet

DECEMBER 6
4:30 PM

CityWalk Scavenger Hunt

Explore, network and compete. This afternoon will have a little of everything as you'll be paired up in teams to take part in a one of a kind scavenger hunt through Universal CityWalk. Not to be missed!

DECEMBER 6
7:00 PM

Welcome Networking Reception & Event Kickoff

Meet your fellow peers and colleagues as we engage in an ice breaker over cocktails to get the conversations started and set you up for an event whose foundation is built on collaboration

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2021

GENERAL SESSION AND EXHIBITION

DECEMBER 7
8:00 AM

Registration, Breakfast, and Exhibition

DECEMBER 7
8:40 AM

Opening Headliner - Innovation 2020: Driving Success in an Era of Uncertainty and Unprecedented Change

DECEMBER 7
9:30 AM

Navigating the 14th Annual New Product Innovation & Development: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange

DECEMBER 7
9:40 AM

Executive Bulletin – Driving Product Discovery and Innovation with a Smart AI Strategy

DECEMBER 7
10:10 AM

Networking, Refreshment, and Exhibition Break

DECEMBER 7
10:40 AM

CHOOSE BETWEEN THREE DIFFERENT COLLABORATION ZONES:

Customize Your Agenda! Stay the course with one zone or bounce around to others. All collaboration zones are PowerPoint Free, participant-driven discussions featuring creative thinking and idea generation.

Zone 1. The Innovation Boardroom | Zone 2. Forces Impacting Your Product Innovation | Zone 3. Excellence in Product Development

CASE HISTORIES EXPLORE A SPECIFIC USE CASE AND INCLUDE INFORMAL CONVERSATIONS THAT DRAW UPON THE EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE OF THE FEATURED EXECUTIVE AND PARTICIPANTS.

THE INNOVATION BOARDROOM - ENGAGE IN HIGH LEVEL DEBATE AND DISCUSSION AROUND THE STRATEGIC ISSUES FACING INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVES.

Choose one of the following zones:

Innovation Boardroom Zone 1: How Product Teams Can Think (and Execute) Like a Startup

Please note: The Innovation Boardroom is reserved for senior level, seasoned practitioners and seating is limited to encourage maximum participant interaction.

Case History Zone 2: Keeping Up with Evolving Customer Expectations in Your Product Portfolio

Case History Zone 3: Avoiding Shiny Object Syndrome for Incremental PD and Innovation Development

DECEMBER 7
11:40 AM

Session to Session Travel Time

DECEMBER 7
11:45 AM

Interactive – Solutions Wheel

CONCURRENT SESSIONS | Choose one

-OR-

Interactive – Design and Strategy: Driving Growth Through Customer Focus

CONCURRENT SESSIONS | Choose one

DECEMBER 7
12:30 PM

Food For Thought Luncheon – Networking Roundtables Hosted By Industry Leaders

Hosted By:
SmartOrg

DECEMBER 7
1:30 PM

Session to Session Travel Time

DECEMBER 7
1:35 AM

CHOOSE BETWEEN THREE DIFFERENT COLLABORATION ZONES:

Customize Your Agenda! Stay the course with one zone or bounce around to others. All collaboration zones are PowerPoint Free, participant-driven discussions featuring creative thinking and idea generation.

Zone 1. The Innovation Boardroom | Zone 2. Forces Impacting Your Product Innovation | Zone 3. Excellence in Product Development

ROUNDTABLE SESSIONS CAPTURE THE POWER OF ALL PARTICIPANTS’ VOICES, INSIGHTS AND EXPERIENCES VIA GROUP DISCUSSION AND EXPLORATION OF THE ISSUE AT HAND

THE INNOVATION BOARDROOM - ENGAGE IN HIGH LEVEL DEBATE AND DISCUSSION AROUND THE STRATEGIC ISSUES FACING INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVES.

Choose one of the following zones:

The Innovation Boardroom Zone 1: Spotting Your Disruptive Competitors

Please note: The Innovation Boardroom is reserved for senior level, seasoned practitioners and seating is limited to encourage maximum interaction.

Roundtable Zone 2: Pivoting Your Portfolio: Innovating with Strategic Flexibility

Roundtable Zone 3: Extracting Value from Data to Drive Key Outcomes

DECEMBER 7
3:00 PM

Food for Thought Luncheon – Networking Roundtables Hosted by Industry Leaders

Practitioners and solution providers host a menu of luncheon discussions on pertinent industry issues.
Dine and dish with industry experts. The list of discussion topics will be available on-site.

DECEMBER 8
3:30 AM

CHOOSE BETWEEN TWO DIFFERENT COLLABORATION ZONES:

Concurrent Session – Ask Me About...

Ask Me About sessions are immersive experiences devoted to addressing questions driven entirely by participants.

Choose one of the following zones:

Ask Me About... Zone 1: Will it Drive ROI?

Ask Me About... Zone 3: Executing on IoT Strategy for Product Creation and Enhancement

DECEMBER 7
4:00 PM

Session to Session Travel Time

DECEMBER 7
4:05 PM

Product Sprint – How Nike Broke the 2-Hour Marathon

DECEMBER 7
4:25 PM

Product Sprint - Blockchain/IoT/AI in the Food Supply Chain - Unexpected Value Unlocked from Early Pilots

DECEMBER 7
4:45 PM

Product Sprint - Steering External Partnerships

DECEMBER 7
5:05 PM

Success Story – From Concept to Commercialization

DECEMBER 7
5:30 PM

Networking Reception

Join us for another great opportunity to make new friends and further business relationships!

DECEMBER 7
6:30 PM

Topgolf Par-tee

Join us for networking you'll never FORE-get as we tee off at Topgolf Orlando! With a number of giant targets across the green this is sure to be a blast for everyone regardless of skill level! Utilizing micro-chip golf balls you're able to easily track every shot up on the big screen, while enjoying food and drinks throughout the night. This hole-in-one activity is a great opportunity to build relationships with your fellow peers in a fun, intimate setting.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2021

GENERAL SESSION AND EXHIBITION

DECEMBER 8
6:45 AM

Early Risers Run/Walk

Calling all walkers, joggers and runners!

DECEMBER 8
8:00 AM

Breakfast and Exhibition

DECEMBER 8
8:45 AM

Kickoff and Headliner - Engaging the Workforce in the Early Stages of Next Generation and Disruptive Innovation

DECEMBER 8
9:30 AM

The Fix

Crowdsourcing Tactical Solutions to Our Most Vexing Challenges

DECEMBER 8
10:30 AM

Briefing Sessions, Networking, Refreshment, and Exhibition Break

DECEMBER 8
11:30 AM

CHOOSE BETWEEN THREE DIFFERENT COLLABORATION ZONES:

Customize Your Agenda! Stay the course with one zone or bounce around to others. All collaboration zones are PowerPoint Free, participant-driven discussions featuring creative thinking and idea generation.

Zone 1. The Innovation Boardroom | Zone 2. Forces Impacting Your Product Innovation | Zone 3. Excellence in Product Development

THINKTANK SESSIONS EMPLOY INTERACTIVE TEAM EXERCISES IN A "ROLL UP YOUR SLEEVES" LEARNING ENVIRONMENT.

THE INNOVATION BOARDROOM - ENGAGE IN HIGH LEVEL DEBATE AND DISCUSSION AROUND THE STRATEGIC ISSUES FACING INNOVATION AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVES

Choose one of the following zones:

Innovation Boardroom Zone 1: Women In Innovation

Please note: The Innovation Boardroom is reserved for senior level, seasoned practitioners and seating is limited to encourage maximum participant interaction.

ThinkTank Zone 2: Product Strategy and Rapid Prototyping for New Business Model

ThinkTank Zone 3: Playbook for Scaling Your Product Cost Effectively

DECEMBER 8
1:00 PM

Food for Thought Luncheon – Networking Roundtables Hosted by Industry Leaders

Practitioners and solution providers host a menu of luncheon discussions on pertinent industry issues.
Dine and dish with industry experts. The list of discussion topics will be available on-site.

DECEMBER 8
2:00 PM

Mover & Shaker Interviews – We Want You To Be an Employee of the Future and We Will Help You Get There!

DECEMBER 8
3:00 PM

Insights & Ideas Roundup

Implementing the Best, Brightest and Boldest Ideas from the Program

DECEMBER 8
3:30 PM

14th Annual New Product Innovation & Development: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange Concludes

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2021

University of Central Florida Innovation Center

The tour will provide an in-depth look at the space-centered, aeronautics research currently being performed at the Florida Space Institute in support of NASA initiatives, a brief immersive tour of the University of Central Florida Physics Laboratory, and an in-depth look at the Engineering’s Maker Space.

*Please note participation incurs an additional fee for those other than Growth Innovation Leadership Council Members. See Registration page for details.

DECEMBER 9
8:00 AM

Networking Breakfast

DECEMBER 9
8:45 AM

Breakfast and Exhibition

DECEMBER 8
8:45 AM

Shuttle to Site

DECEMBER 9
9:30 AM

Innovation Center Immersion – Florida Space Institute, University of Central Florida Physics Laboratory and Engineering's Maker Space

DECEMBER 9
12:00 PM

Networking Luncheon

DECEMBER 9
1:00 PM

Executive Roundtable on Data Driven Growth

DECEMBER 9
2:30 PM

Executive Roundtable Concludes and Shuttle Returns to Hotel

Shuttle Returns to the Loews Royal Pacific Resort