Beam Suntory practitioners Eric Schuetzler (Senior Director of Global Commercialization) and Jennifer Biggs (Global Commercialization Senior Project Manager) presented "Real-world application of options thinking utilizing the Planisware platform" at the Minneapolis Regional Innovation Round Table on September 14, 2017.
Dr. Ken Huskins, Principal at Stage-Gate International, presented "When it comes to innovation, 'options thinking' is NOT optional" at the Minneapolis Regional Innovation Round Table on September 14, 2017.
Dr. Kenneth B. Kahn, Interim Dean and Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, presented "Options thinking for your NPD process" at the Minneapolis Regional Innovation Round Table on September 14, 2017.
Brad Barbera, President and founder of Pi Innovation, presented "Hedge your bets: Options investing in new product development" at the Minneapolis Regional Innovation Round Table on September 14, 2017.
Nearly 250 PPM professionals gathered at Planisware's 2017 User Summit in Philadelphia for two days of case studies, business focused round table discussions, Planisware workshops, and plenty of networking.
Scrum, Sprints, Kanban, Niko Niko... It used to be that these words were spoken exclusively within a software development environment, where Agile methodology took root. However, some early adopters and leading manufacturers have recently been giving them a new meaning, by experimenting and translating Agile methodology into their new product development processes.
Which are the most commonly used metrics for measuring product development performance? What role does R&D strategy play in selecting the appropriate metrics for a given company? What are the main characteristics of a good R&D metrics portfolio?