2nd Annual Boston
Executive Innovation Summit

Regional Meeting in Boston, March 22nd



Exchange ideas with Boston's senior executives in R&D, NPD and innovation at this complimentary meeting.

Join Planisware and senior executives from some of the most innovative organizations in New England on March 22nd for the 2nd Annual Boston Executive Innovation Summit. Learn new tactics and best practices for managing innovation strategies through presentations from executives representing Philips, Sunovion Pharmaceuticals and Bija Capital, and discuss your own challenges and solutions with some of the region's top PPM professionals.


All participants are invited to attend a networking reception immediately following the presentations. Cocktails and light hors d'oeuvres will be served.



On the Agenda


  • 4:00pm -- Welcome & Introductions

  • 4:05pm -- Best Practices in Developing & Managing an Innovation Strategy
    Johanna Dwyer, Leader, Innovator, Intellectual Property Strategist and Manager, Bija Capital

  • 4:50pm -- Executive Portfolio Management and Strategies
    Guy Shechter, Senior Director, Innovation Strategy & Portfolio Management, Philips

  • 5:35pm -- Annual Workforce Planning Under a Hard Headcount Constraint
    Tom Hospodar, Global Head, Office of Strategic Planning, Sunovion Pharma

  • 6:20pm -- The Future of Project Management Must be Non-Traditional
    Kelly Magnuson, Chair, BioPharmaPM Network

  • 7:05pm -- Networking & Drinks


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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
From 4PM-8PM


Boston Marriott Copley Place
110 Huntington Avenue, Boston 02116

Recommended Parking

Central Parking Garage
100 Clarendon Street, Boston 02116

Taking the T

Green Line to Copley Station
Orange Line to Back Bay Station