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How Powerful Women are Changing the Face of Innovation Leadership

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Women are NOT Robots
That's the story that Pepsi's design strategist Erica Eden
will be speaking on at FEI 2017. She'll be joined by an all-star roster of
female innovators covering everything from internal disruption, to scaling up
excellence, to the journey into connected devices.

FEI: Front End of Innovation brings YOU
into the full innovation process - from ideation through to commercialization -
to provide you with the inspiration and innovation approaches you need to
become an effective innovation leader. Download the 2017 program:

In honor of Women's History Month, the FEI team is happy to
share a spotlight on these women driving innovation forward at FEI 2017:
A 130 Year Old Startup? Reinventing an Iconic
Brand: Helene Rutledge, Chief Innovation Officer, New Avon
Disrupt or Be Disrupted: Linda Bernardi, Former
CIO for IoT, Cloud, Cognitive, IBM
The Distributed Innovation Economy: Lauren van
Heerden, Chief Innovation Officer, Brookstone
Confessions of a former CIO: Denise Fletcher,
former Chief Innovation Officer, Payer & Pharma, Xerox
Internal Disruption: Anne Marie Kilgallon, Vice
President, Innovation, AARP
Scaling Up Excellence: Evelyn Huang, VP of
Design Thinking and Strategy, Capital One
Help Us Beat Cancer Sooner: Zoe Regent, Head of
Achieving Real Impact - and Communicating It:
Mona Vernon, Vice President, Thomson Reuters Labs
Inspiring Innovation from a Deeper Level: Diana
Gabbard & Theresa Acheson, Director of Consumer Insights, US Cellular
Unleashing Innovation through Corporate
Activism: Celine Schillnger, Head, Quality Innovation & Engagement, Sanofi
Betterment, The Future of Retail & Maslow:
Lindsay Angelo, Head of Strategy & Innovation, Lululemon
The Journey into Connected Appliances and the
IoT: Rachael Schwartz, General Manager, Keurig Connect, Senior Director,
Innovation, Keurig Green Mountain
The Hershey Advanced Technology Lab: Lina Yang,
Futurist, Director, Advanced Technology Lab, The Hershey Company
Igniting Sprint: Practical Hacks Corporates Must
Adopt: Laura Bissmeyer, Director of Global Source to Pay Operations, Corning
Sprinting in the Face of Uncertainty: Kristen Aune,
Director of Strategy & Innovation, General Mills
Creating Highly Effective Innovation Leaders:
Karen Tilsta, Co-Founder, Florida Hospital Innovation Lab, Co-Founder, Orlando
Magic Innovation Lab
Read our latest interview with powerful woman Karen Tilstra,
PhD and co-founder & inventor at Florida Hospital Innovation Lab (FHIL):
Ready to Join this List of Women Innovators? Use our blog
discount code FEI17BL for $100 off. Book Your FEI Ticket:
We hope to see you in Boston!
The FEI Team

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