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Can Do Innovation Summit 2019

  • 20-Nov-2019
  • 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Glasgow Science Centre, 50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA

Based in Scotland – a world-leading hub of innovation – the national CAN DO Innovation Summit enables full immersion into the innovation journey to help businesses embrace the possibilities of tomorrow.

SMEs will learn how collaborative innovation can help you to spark new ideas to drive productivity and tackle challenges through creative solutions. Meet the innovators, entrepreneurs, academics and investors that can help you adopt new technologies, futureproof your workforce and access the right support to maximise your potential.

The CAN DO Innovation Summit is a headline event for VentureFest – Scotland’s festival of discovery and innovation.

600+ attendees | 30+ speakers | 30+ support village exhibitors | Inspiring Sessions | Interactive Workshops | Innovation Showcase | Networking 

Register here.

Speakers include:

Jenn Gustetic: Digital research fellow – Harvard Kennedy School 
 
MIT graduate Jenn Gustetic is a digital Harvard Kennedy School research fellow. She is also
the program executive for the Small Business Innovation Research program (SBIR) at NASA.
She served as the Assistant Director for Open Innovation at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, and is a global leader in open innovation, having served as the program executive for prizes and challenges at NASA.  

Morgan Walker: LEGO - Creative Play Lab 
 
Morgan leads design, experience and innovation in LEGO’s Creative Play Lab in Billund, Denmark. The group’s mission is to invent the future of play and inspire the builders of tomorrow. The lab is 
a colourful mash-up of start-up incubator and Santa’s workshop that delivers strong growth to the company. Morgan works at the forefront of digital- physical play, technology and gaming in partnership with Warner Bros Interactive and Apple among others. Originally from Glasgow with a Masters Degree in Product Design, Morgan has worked across a broad range of sectors from medical technology to automotive (Ford) and consumer products (Philips).  


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