Agenda-at-a-Glance

Agenda at-a-Glance


DAY ONE WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13
7:15 Registration & Breakfast 9:30 VisionDigital, Accessible, Hacked. How International Makerspaces are Powering Grassroots Design
Bilal Ghalib, AUTODESK
8:00 VisionChairperson Welcome
Jaspar Roos, ABN AMRO and FUTUREIDEAS.EU
10:00 VisionThe Root of Trends
Steven Van Der Kruit, FIRMENICH
8:15 VisionDISRUPTION - How to: Hunt, Capture & Exploit Trends and Chaos
Jeremy Gutsche, TRENDHUNTER.COM
10:30 Networking Break
9:00 VisionContent vs. Context: Technology Rich Experiences in the Built Environment
Alan Robles,, GENSLER
   
Customize your experienCe. We have 3 sessions running ConCurrently. Choose the one that best fits your needs.
11:00 ContextualizationBaby (Food) Boom by Design
Neil Grimmer, PLUM ORGANICS
Contextualization"Our Githubs, Our Selves"
John Zavocki, DIGITARIA
ContextualizationStarting an Innovation Center
Kara Sterner, SONY ELECTRONICS
11:30 ContextualizationBio-Dynamics in Lighting and Human Health
Milena Simeonova, PG&E, UTILITY
ContextualizationYoung Millennials will Keep Calm and Carry On
Jana Steadman, VIACOM MEDIA NETWORKS
ContextualizationIn-House Trends Teams
Ariane Van de Ven, TELEFONICA DIGITAL SPAIN
12:00 Lunch
1:15 ImplementationJugaad Innovation: The Art of Corporate Tinkering
Navi Radjou, JUGAAD INNOVATION
ImplementationJoin the Right Brain Acting & Creativity Revolution
Lindsay Frame, Master Instructor, ANTHONY MEINDL'S ACTOR WORKSHOP
ImplementationBeing a Trend Hunter - The Secrets to Spotting Clusters of Overlooked Opportunity
Shelby Lee Walsh, TRENDHUNTER.COM
Experiential12:45 - 5:30
Trenz®Walk :
The Arts District

Steven
Van Der Kruit,
FIRMENICH
Mikel Cirkus,
FIRMENICH
Sold Out, Waitlist Available
2:30 ContextualizationThe Future of Innovation Partnerships
Olga Patel, , MATTEL
Contextualization Visionary Thinking. Global Testing. Practical Applications & Tool Building Stephen Webster, MARY KAY ContextualizationThe Importance of Being Unreasonable: The Key for Global Brands to Remain Entrepreneurial
Daniel Epstein, UNREASONABLE GROUP
3:00 Networking Break    
3:15 ImplementationThe Zero Of Creativity & The 6 Key Ingredients to New Product Creation
Vikram Aditya Swaminadhan, CREATHINK
ImplementationENCORE: Join the Right Brain Acting and Creativity Revolution
Lindsay Frame, Master Instructor,
ANTHONY MEINDL'S ACTOR WORKSHOP
ImplementationHow to Choose the Right Trends for YOUR Company and Create a Trend Library
Benton Wong & Jennifer Wong, MUSE
4:30 ImplementationInnovation 3.8: Building Solutions Based on 3.8 Billion Years of R&D
Lina Constantinovici, STARTUPNECTAR
ImplementationThe Future of Leadership and Followership
Kimberly Jaussi, Ph.D., BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY
Implementation"Win At Dreaming- Identifying Passion Points
for Market Share Growth"

Susan Yashinsky, SPHERE TRENDING
5:45 Networking Break and Cocktails
6:00 Knowledge Capture Session
Jaspar Roos, ABN AMRO and FUTUREIDEAS.EU
6:30 Kickoff Keynote: Macro Forces & Trends: Shaking Up the Rules for Success
Tom LaForge, THE COCA-COLA COMPANY
7:15 Cocktail Reception Continues
Hosted by IPSOS SXM & Live Artwork by Man One, CREWEST STUDIO



DAY TWO THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14
7:15 Breakfast 9:45 Networking Break
8:00 VisionChairperson Welcome
Jaspar Roos, ABN AMRO and FUTUREIDEAS.EU
10:00 VisionYouth Trends
Tom Palmaerts, TRENDWOLVES
8:15 VisionEra of Transition, Reset Your Mental Software
Tony Bosma, EXTEND LIMITS
10:30 VisionGreen Food Nation: Harvesting Sunshine to Eliminate Hunger
Collin Styring, GREEN FOOD NATION
8:45 VisionBetter, Not More: How Foresight Can Help Unlock New Value
Manoj Fenelon, PEPSICO
10:45 VisionKnowledge Capture Session
Jaspar Roos, ABN AMRO and FUTUREIDEAS.EU
9:15 VisionBrazil's Changing Role in Global Trends
Fabio Cury, NOMADS
11:00 Networking Break
Customize your experienCe. We have 3 sessions running ConCurrently. Choose the one that best fits your needs.
11:30 ContextualizationPresented by Ipsos SMX: How Big Data Can Help Save the World
Michael Kim, FERRAZZI GREENLIGHT
ContextualizationThe Good, Bad & Ugly (of Starting a Foresight Function)
Lina Yang, THE HERSHEY COMPANY
ContextualizationDriving Independence, Mobility for an Aging Global Market
Richard Holman, GENERAL MOTORS
12:00 ContextualizationHow Starwood Hotels Used Global Travel Trends
to Create Award Winning Mobile Experiences

Stephen Gates, STARWOOD HOTELS & RESORTS WORLDWIDE
Contextualization'Mom of Today' Insights Guide Marketing
Initiatives Across General Mills

Carol Bagnoli & Pam Kermisch, GENERAL MILLS
ContextualizationIt's Personal: Using Trends to Define Unique
Insights for Emerging Markets

Jennifer Gomez, COLGATE-PALMOLIVE CO.
12:30 ContextualizationFROM HEIDELBERG TO HADOOP: The Transformation of Professional Learning
Dale Rebhorn, IBM SOFTWARE GROUP
ContextualizationThe Past and Future of Media
Elizabeth Huszarik, WARNER BROS.
ContextualizationDriving Trends into Action
Brenda Armstead, JOHNSON & JOHNSON
Experiential12:30 - 5:00
Culture Safari:
Melrose District

Steven Van Der Kruit, FIRMENICH
Mikel Cirkus, FIRMENICH
Sold Out, Waitlist Available
1:00 Lunch
2:00 ImplementationMaking New Connections: Graffiti Art & Brands
Man One & Scott Power, CREWEST STUDIO
Implementation3D Printing: From Waste to Customized
Distributed Manufacturing

Lina Constantinovici, STARTUPNECTAR
ImplementationLeveraging the Power of Science Fiction Prototyping to Boldly Go...
Ari Popper, SCIFUTURES
3:15 Networking Break
3:45 ImplementationTurning Complexity into Great Stories
Camille Kubie, ESTUARY
ImplementationWonder: Women, the Future, & Your
Organization

Kimberly Jaussi, Ph.D. BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY
ImplementationScenario Planning: Translating
Foresight into Action

Jonathan Star, MONITOR DELOITTE
5:15-9:00 ExperientialDowntown Art Walk & Dinner
Man One, CREWEST STUDIO, Steven Van Der Kruit & Mikel Cirkus, FIRMENICH
Guided Tour will end at 7:30 and then you will be able to explore and take advantage of the downtown restaurant scene



DAY THREE FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15
7:30 Breakfast 10:30 Networking Break
8:30 VisionChairperson Welcome
Jaspar Roos, ABN AMRO and FUTUREIDEAS.EU
11:00 VisionHave the Rules for Brand Building Changed?
Professor Byron Sharp, Author, HOW BRANDS GROW
9:00 VisionAsia: Freedom and Fantasy
Oliver Cartwright, THE FOUNTAIN GROUP
11:30 VisionThe Upcoming Revolution of the Data Slaves
Peter Vander Auwera, INNOTRIBE, SWIFT
9:30 Vision"Heat is Evil" Cold Pressed Green Juice
Jimmy Rosenberg, EVOLUTION FRESH
12:00 VisionKicking Ass in 2014 - Trend Opportunities for Unfair Advantage in 2014 & Beyond
Jeremy Gutsche, TRENDHUNTER.COM
10:00 VisionHow to Make the Selfish Permissible: The Future of Luxury
Richard Wise, WPP NETWORK
12:45 Break for Lunch
Customize your experienCe. We have 3 sessions running ConCurrently. Choose the one that best fits your needs.
2:00 ContextualizationThe Future of Winning in the War for Talent
Kevin Gilboe, 3M
ContextualizationUrban Mobility - Intelligent & Connected
Wolfgang Gruel, Business Innovator, Mobility Services, Daimler
ContextualizationDiversity & Inclusion - Global Game Changer
Effenus Henderson, WEYERHAEUSER
2:30 ContextualizationMarketing is Commerce, Commerce is Marketing
Ray Velez, RAZORFISH
ContextualizationConnecting Water to Inland Commerce - The GRID Project; Genuine 21st Century Freight Transportation Infrastructure in a Mega Port/Urban Environment
David Alba, GRID LOGISTICS INC.
Dr. Alireza Kabirian, CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY NORTHRIDGE
Contextualization Virtual Reality Goes to War: Clinical Applications for the Prevention, Assessment and Treatment of PTSD
Albert Rizzo, Ph.D., UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
3:00 Close of Conference. Have a safe trip home. See you next year!