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Schedule-at-a-glance is preliminary and will be updated as information becomes available.

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The 2018 Program Schedule will be released within the coming months.

For further information or to register, call Matthew McSweegan at 516-255-3812, or email him at Matthew.McSweegan@frost.com


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Sunday, 9/16/18 | NETWORKING DAY

*Please note Networking Day is open to all event participants and sponsors.

8:00 AM


Austin Taste & Tour

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3:00 PM


Sponsor Workshop

4:15 PM


Sponsor Registration & Orientation Reception

5:15 PM


Speaker & Thought Leader Orientation

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6:00 PM


Participant Meet ‘n’ Greet

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7:00 PM


Welcome Networking Reception and Event Kickoff

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Sunday, 9/17/17 | GROWTH INNOVATION LEADERSHIP COUNCIL ANNUAL MEETING AND NETWORKING DAY

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

8:00 AM


Austin Taste & Tour

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12:45 PM


Council Meeting Check-In and Luncheon

1:15 PM


Annual Meeting of the Growth Innovation Leadership Council Commences

4:30 PM


Council Meeting Concludes

5:15 PM


Speaker & Thought Leader Orientation

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6:00 PM


Participant Meet ‘n’ Greet

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7:00 PM


Welcome Networking Reception and Event Kickoff

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Monday, 9/17/18 | GENERAL SESSION, VISIONARY THINK TANKS, AND EXHIBITION

8:00 AM


Registration, Continental Breakfast, and Exhibition

8:45 AM


Welcome, Ice Breaker, and Keynote – Prepare to Pivot: Digital Transformation is Changing the World and Business-as-Usual is Not an Option

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9:30 AM


Navigating Growth, Innovation and Leadership: North America

9:45 AM


Vanguard Session – The Blockchain: Are You Ready to Upend the Way You Do Business?

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10:00 AM


Visionary Insights – Think Digital Transformation was Disruptive? Just Wait!

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10:15 AM


Networking, Refreshment, and Exhibition Break

10:45 AM


Experiential – An Interactive Exercise in Assessing Your Digital Interaction Possibilities

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11:25 AM


Pioneering Disruption: Spotlight on Companies to Action

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12:35 PM


Food for Thought – Networking Roundtables Hosted by Industry Leaders

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1:40 PM


Session to Session Travel Time

1:45 PM


Concurrent Interactive Sessions – Visionary Think Tanks

Take away great ideas and insights from progressive business leaders on opportunities generated from the digital transformation of business and society, and engage in interactive exercises to ignite growth ideas.

Choose one of the following concurrent sessions:

TT1. Personal and Freight Mobility: Identifying and Realizing Growth Opportunities Generated by Digital Transformation

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TT2. Artificial Intelligence: Accelerating Innovation with Fast and Agile Decision Making

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TT3. Outcomes as a Service: New Revenue Models for Value Selling in a Digital Business Age

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TT4. Healthcare 2025: Identifying and Realizing Growth Opportunities for Healthcare Insiders and Outsiders
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TT6. Digital Transformation in Upstream Oil & Gas: The Path to Becoming a High Tech Industry
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3:45 PM


Networking, Refreshment, and Exhibition Break

4:15 PM


Spotlight On – Digital Business Transformation: Will You Lead or Be Left Behind?

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5:00 PM


Leadership Insight – The Digital Transformation of Industries

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5:20 PM


Food Truck Fiesta

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Tuesday, 9/18/18 | GENERAL SESSION, VISIONARY THINK TANKS, AND EXHIBITION

6:30 AM


Early Risers Walk/Run

Calling all walkers, joggers and runners! Lace up your sneakers and get your endorphins flowing with a little exercise. It’s the perfect start to a great day of content and networking.

8:00 AM


Continental Breakfast and Exhibition

8:45 AM


Kickoff and Keynote – Putting the “I” into Innovation

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9:40 AM


Session to Session Travel Time

9:45 AM


Concurrent Sessions

Choose one of the following concurrent sessions:

Briefing Session: Meet the Innovators

These 15-minute, one-to-one targeted discussions will focus on new capabilities and services that organizations can take advantage of to meet the specific needs of their businesses.

Vanguard Sessions
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Strategic Partnering to Deliver Complete IIoT Solutions and Customer Value
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The Next Generation of Humanity
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10:45 AM


Networking, Refreshment, and Exhibition Break

11:15 AM


Implementation Excellence Think Tanks

Maximize your business impact and unleash your true capabilities. Take away best practices and lessons learned in meeting business imperatives and demands faced by key organizational business disciplines charged with driving growth and innovation.

Choose one of the following Think Tanks:

TT7. Innovating Digital Customer Engagement and Experience for Competitive Advantage

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TT8. Infusing Product Innovation with Customer Empathy
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TT9. Aligning Growth Vision and Innovation Strategy
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TT10. Technology Convergence Monetization
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12:25PM


Session to Session Travel Time

12:30PM


Food for Thought – Networking Roundtables Hosted by Industry Leaders

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1:30PM


Session to Session Travel Time

1:35 PM


Implementation Excellence Think Tanks

Choose one of the following Think Tanks:

TT11. Business Model Transformation Throughout the Ecosystem: Key Elements for Successful Adoption of Multi-Stakeholder Innovation

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TT12. Leveraging Digital Channels in Your Go to Market Model: Silencing the Analytics Critics
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TT13. Managing and Executing on Innovation Pipelines and Processes
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TT14. Integrating Strategic Intelligence in Decision Making: Succeeding in an Intensifying Competitive Environment
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2:40PM


Session to Session Travel Time

2:45 PM


VANGUARD SESSION  Acting on the Mandate for Hyper Co-Innovation in the Digital Age

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3:00 PM


VANGUARD SESSION – Embedding Personalization at the Core of the Business Model

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3:15 PM


Networking, Refreshment, and Exhibition Break

3:45 PM


VANGUARD SESSION – Teams of Unicorns – Recruiting and Cultivating Your Change-Makers

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4:00 PM


ENTREPRENEURIAL INSIGHTS – My Journey: From Bus Stop to the Boardroom

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4:15 PM


CAPSTONE KEYNOTE – Digital Disruption at the Human Level: Impacts on the Mind, Body, and Soul

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4:30 PM


Growth, Innovation and Leadership: North America Conclude

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Wednesday, 9/19/18 | INNOVATION LAB IMMERSION – National Instruments

Join us for a tour of National Instruments’ innovation center at its Austin, TX headquarters.
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8:00 AM


Networking Breakfast

8:45 AM


Shuttle to Site

9:30 AM


Innovation Center Immersion

12:15 PM


Shuttle Returns to Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa

12:30 PM


Networking Luncheon

1:30 PM


Executive Roundtable on Strategic Alliances for Innovation

3:00 PM


Executive Roundtable Concludes


 

Growth, Innovation & Leadership Awards Gala

Join us in celebrating growth, innovation and leadership as Frost & Sullivan presents these prestigious awards recognized by industry leaders, the investment community, and the media at our Annual Growth, Innovation & Leadership Awards Gala and Reception.

Monday, September 18th, 5:30pm
Tuesday, September 19th, 5:30pm

Participation involves an additional fee and separate registration. See registration page for details.