Where innovation leaders meet
San Francisco | May 2-3, 2018

Register Now for 2018
Ignite 2018 is where the world’s innovation leaders meet to discuss the latest trends and strategies in innovation.

Join global Fortune 500 executives and innovation leaders who want to transform business as usual, and learn new ways to leverage opportunities such as digital transformation.

New strategies. New tactics. New ways of thinking.
At Ignite 2018, hear from and network with some of the most innovative minds from the biggest brands in the world.

When you attend Ignite, you’re in good company:
The brightest minds in innovation on stage at Ignite
AI: The Future is Here
Damion Heredia
VP of Watson Strategic Partnerships, IBM Watson
High Impact Innovation Leadership
Robert Tucker
President, The Innovation Resource and Author of Innovation is Everybody’s Business
Enabling a Culture of Open Innovation
Lale Kesebi
Chief Communications Officer & Head of Strategic Engagement, Li & Fung
Solving Business Challenges Through Ideation
Chuck Whitlock
Senior Vice President – Cincinnati, Duke Energy
The Fight Against Ebola
Kayvon Modjarrad
Director for Emerging Infectious Disease Threats, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
Cracking the Innovation Genome
Jim Hornthal
Co-founder & Executive Chairman, Launchpad
Innovation at Booz Allen Hamilton
Mike Isman
Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton
The Innovation Journey at Unifrax
Joe Fernando
Global Director, Innovation & Business Development, Unifrax
Jason Tilghman
Director of Innovation Programs, Fidelity Investments
Julie Pigott
Director Innovation Support, Southern Company
Christian Weh
Sr. Director Global MAKE Johnson & Johnson
Shetal Edwards
Head of Innovation Partnerships, EDF Energy
John Klick
Senior Manager, Pfizer Worldwide Innovation
Jennifer Krizanek
Communication Director, Stibo Systems
Jill Waters
Lean Six Sigma Coordinator, Adventist Health
Kat Dransfield
Lean Planning Lead, Applied Materials
Yi Hoo Ong
Senior Vice President, Li & Fung
Mohan Nair
SVP, Chief Innovation Officer, Cambia Health Solutions
Jill Sheflin
Innovation Specialist Metlife
Erica Church
Lean Leader, The Ministry of Justice, Government of Saskatchewan
Paul Lesner
Director of Analytics, Duke Energy
Jim Meyerle
Managing Partner, Enterprise Ventures
Dakota Crow
Director of Innovation, Research & Development and Entrepreneur in Resident, Optum
Saif Husain
Manager, Internal Innovation, Rogers Communications
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