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Stage-Gate Success: Mitigating NPD Risk via Predictability

At our Getting Innovation to Summit event, Dr. Ken Huskins and Dr. Klaus Fink shared a case study in which an organization was able to transform their NPD process and achieve higher project on-time completion rates, better alignment among team members, and increased overall pipeline value.

PPM Capabilities to Enhance NPD Results

During our Getting Innovation to Market event in Ann Arbor that focused on challenges in automotive and discrete manufacturing, Michel Delifer highlighted PPM capabilities that enhance NPD results.

Innovation Through Cross-Thinking

Dr. Kenneth Kahn, Professor of Marketing and Senior Associate Dean at the School of Business at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) presented a methodology called Cross-thinking, developed by VCU’s da Vinci Center for Innovation at our Getting Innovation to Market meeting in Ann Arbor.

When Projects Fail: Managing Innovation Teams

We invited Brad Barbera, Founder and Principal at Pi Innovation LLC and Editor-in-Chief of the Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) managerial magazine, Visions, to share some best practices on managing innovation teams at our Getting Innovation to Market regional event in Ann Arbor August 2015. This is what he presented.

Improving Product Development Efficiency

This August, we invited Bart Huthwaite, author of "Rules of Innovation" and "Lean Design Solution," to discuss his best practice approach for improving product development efficiency at our regional meeting in Ann Arbor. Bart presented the following presentation.

Dr Robert Cooper on Innovation and the Future of Stage-Gate

We sat down with Dr Cooper last October to ask him about his take on product innovation's issues such as mitigating risks in new product development projects, accommodating agile methodologies, and unsticking stalled project processes.