Donald F. Kuratko

Jack M. Gill Chair of Entrepreneurship · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Dr. Kuratko has authored over 190 articles on aspects of entrepreneurship and corporate innovation.

Entrepreneurship Corporate Entrepreneurship Corporate Innovation Leadership Business Administration

Solomon Darwin

Director, Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation | Executive Director, Center for Growth Markets · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Hailed as the “Father of the Smart Village Movement”

Open Innovation Smart Villages / Smart Cities Business Models Innovation Strategies for Emerging Economies Business Ecosystems

Wenyu Wang

Associate Professor of Finance · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Professor Wang specializes in Corporate Control and Restructuring, Corporate Governance, MacroFinance

Model Estimation Corporate Control and Restructuring Corporate Governance

Xuan Tian

Professor of Finance · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Dr. Xuan Tian research is based in the areas of corporate finance and financial intermediation, venture capital, and private equity.

Corporate Finance Venture Capital Innovation Finance Financial Development

Richard Platt

Senior Managing Partner · The Strategy + Innovation Group LLC

Senior Managing Partner | Innovation Manager | Intellectual Property Strategist

Strategy and Innovation Corporate Innovation Management Systematic Innovation

Henry Chesbrough

Adjunct Professor | Mike and Carol Meyer Fellow | Faculty Director, Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Innovation thought leader who launched the "Open Innovation" paradigm

Open Innovation Open Innovation and Business Models Comparative Industry Evolution Innovation Innovation Strategy

Brian Ardinger

Co-founder · Econic

Forward Thoughts: Software, Technology, Marketing, & Startups. Founder @NMotionStartup, @econicco, & @theiopodcast, former CMO @Nanonation

Customer Experience Motivation Tedx Startup Acceleration Innovation & Creativity

Bill Pearce

Continuing Professional Faculty | Assistant Dean, Chief Marketing Officer · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Industry expert on marketing, strategy, and innovation

Marketing Digital Marketing Corporate Innovation Growth Startups

Kuda Mangwe

Director · MOYO

Co Founder of Curtin Student United Way

Social Media Inbound Marketing Corporate Innovation

Zayna Khayat

Senior Advisor, Health System Innovation · MaRS Discovery District

One of Canada's leading thinkers and "do-ers" in health innovation

Health Innovation Health Technologies Health startups Startups Medical technology

Jon Metzler

Lecturer · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Expert on strategy for the networked economy, competitive advantage in technology markets, and international business

Clusters Business in Japan Sharing Economies and Aging Economies Tech, Telecom and Media Strategy Competitive Strategy

Leif Nelson

Ewald T. Grether Professor in Business Administration & Marketing | Barbara and Gerson Bakar Faculty Fellow | Distinguished Teaching Fellow · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Consumer Well Being Consumer Preferences and Choices Human Judgment Decision Making Consumption Experience

Jose Guajardo

Associate Professor · Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley

Operation-Marketing Interface Service Innovation Business Model Innovation Business Analytics Operations Strategy

Rasmus Goksor

Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer · BISON Alternatives

Pitching industry-leading cleantech business solutions and technologies to your audience, you can raise your glass to a successful event

Entrepreneurship Private Law Theory Non-State Law European Integration American Federalism

James Cortese

Director, Clean Tech Practice · Zeno Group

Corporate communications for clean tech, biotech and high tech

Content Development Media Relations Public Relations Storytelling Social Media Development

Regan Stevenson

John & Donna Shoemaker Faculty Fellow in Entrepreneurship | Assistant Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship · Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

Professor Stevenson's research and consulting focuses on entrepreneur psychology, new venture financing, and resourcefulness.

Entrepreneurship Social Venturing Product Management Angel Investing Entrepreneur Psychology

Lauren Robinson

Chief Operating Officer · Highline BETA

Lauren is Chief Operating Officer at Highline BETA, a startup co-creation company.

Jeffrey Baumgartner

Founder/Managing Director · Jpb.com

Hyperactive, thought provoking speaker on creative thinking

Creative Thinking Business Innovation