Is creating your own startup incubator sufficient to spark innovation or transformation in large corporate? Is selling your services or products to large corporates advisable for startups?
On the 26th of October, we will host our first Open Innovation meetup of season 2 in Brussels. Denny Wong – co-founder of Faqbot – will share his experience on both sides, lessons learnt and tips on how to bridge the gap (or not) between corporations and startups for a successful collaboration.
Denny has more than 10 years of experience in leading intrapreneurial initiatives in large corporations. Over 8 years of experience in small to middle sized companies, and more specifically startups that sells to large corporations.
11:30 Doors open, sandwiches are served
12:00 Welcome by Serge Beulen – Corporate Strategy Manager at VIVAQUA
12:05 Welcome by Leo Exter, Chief Energizer at Hack Belgium
12:08 Introduction by Denny Wong
12:30 Q&A and live discussion moderated by Frank Boermeester, Chief Tinkerer at Hack Belgium
13:10 Next Open Innovation Meetup topic
13:15 Networking over coffee
13:45 Time to go back to work – sorry!
Date – 26th of October, 2018
Time – 11:30 to 13:30
Location – VIVAQUA, Boulevard de l’Impératrice 17-19, 1000 Bruxelles
Price – The meetups are free – venue and lunch are offered by Hack Belgium Labs or by hosting companies.
Registration – ★ HERE ★
C-level executives focused on innovation.
Corporate, government and SME innovation managers (regardless of their titles).
University researchers and technology transfer professionals.
Outstanding product and interaction designers, facilitators and engineers.
Academic researchers in the field of Innovation.