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September 20-21, 2021
Encore Boston HarborBoston

About FEI

FEI: Front End of Innovation is the ‘World Leader in Advancing Innovation.

Front End of Innovation (FEI) conference has been running for over two decades in the US and over a decade in EMEA; garnering a reputation for delivering some of the worlds best innovation content and speakers. FEI is the annual meeting place for innovation and R&D executives from Fortune 1,000 organizations responsible for making innovation happen. We have a proud history of diverse formats, first-look content, and some of the brightest minds of the 21st century including Steve Wozniak, Malcolm Gladwell, A.G. Lafley and many others providing its audience with a wide variety or perspectives and unrivaled volume of content and event experience.

A LOOK INSIDE FEI


We’re thrilled to be able to return to Boston this year with another exciting event. 

Here is what’s new for 2021:

  • Outdoor track where we will be hosting a “Start Up Fair”. FEI have selected a variety of exciting start ups where FEI attendees can hear them present, meet them and ask them questions.
  • Week long event with 5 days of content. FEI will be hosted live for the first 2 days and followed by 3 days of virtual events
  • Graduates and students from local universities will be in attendance to learn, network and contribute their perspectives
  • Networking, networking, networking! More so this year then in any other years past FEI will feature extensive networking opportunities throughout the conference
  • Bonus content through granted access to FEI’s bespoke content resource called All Things Innovation
  • And much more!

PAST KEYNOTES

FEI gathers the greatest minds in business to provoke inspiration and change your thinking

Steve Wozniak, Apple Co-Founder & Technology Evangelist

Ivy Ross, Vice President of Design, Hardware Products, Google

Joi Ito, Director, MIT Media Lab, Author, Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future

Susan Cain, Best-Selling Author, Quiet: The Power of Introverts

Bre Pettis, CEO, Makerbot Industries

Kathy Fish, Chief Research, Development & Innovation Officer, Procter & Gamble

Steve Blank, Author, The Startup Owners Manual

Linda A. Hill, Professor, Harvard Business School, 2013 Thinkers50 Winner

Clayton Christensen, Professor, Harvard Business School, Best-Selling Author

FEI CONTENT

FEI also offers free innovation content, including webinars, the All Things Innovation Digest Newsletter, whitepapers and more.

Newsletter

Whitepaper

Content

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