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Official Call for Presenters: Front End of Innovation 2017

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The Institute for International Research (IIR) is currently seeking presenters

The 15th Annual Front End of Innovation US
May 8-11, 2017
Boston World Trade Center & Seaport Hotel

On the heels of our largest and most successful
to date, we have just opened the call for presenters period for our
15th annual event taking place next May 8-11, 2017 at the Boston World Trade

We will be reviewing early submissions now through Friday,
August 19th
. Due to the high volume of submissions, we suggest you
submit your proposal early to Kelly Schram, Program Director at kschram@iirusa.com.

Only corporate/client-side speakers will be considered. If you are a
consultant or a solution/technology provider (even if you are proposing a joint
client presentation), please see contact details below for sponsorship/exhibit
opportunities. Speakers receive FREE admission to the conference.

FEI is all about the Experience. Interactive
sessions are given top priority. We are looking for:

  • Mini-Workshops: We are looking
    for expert speakers to conduct collaborative 1.5 hour activities where
    attendees are taken through a process to get hands on.
  • Boston-Based

    Sessions led at innovative Boston companies, start-ups, and hotspots.
  • Case Studies: We will only
    consider NEW case studies that haven't already been shared at another
On the following topics areas:
  • Managing the
    Discovery Portfolio
  • Customer Driven
  • Leadership
  • Disruptive Trends
    & Technology
  • Business Model
  • Design Thinking
  • Data Driven
  • Culture &
  • Service Innovation
  • Partnering &
  • Marketing Innovation
Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities
If you are interested in sponsorship or exhibit opportunities, or are a
consultant/solution provider who wants to speak on the program, please contact
Liz Hinkis, Business Development Manager at 646.616.7627 or ehinkis@iirusa.com.

Due to the high volume of submissions, only accepted proposals will be
notified. For consideration, please email kschram@iirusa.com
with the following information August 19th, 2016.
  • Proposed speaker
    name(s), job title(s), and company name(s)
  • The main theme you
    plan to address
  • Which format you'd
    like to present
  • Please indicate
    what is NEW about the presentation
  • What the audience
    will gain from your presentation (please list 3-5 deliverables)
more about FEI here: http://bit.ly/2ap8Vdl
All the best,
The FEI Team


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