Title: Enterprise Innovation - Oxymoron or Synonym?

Rajiv Menon

Target Audience: All skill levels

Time: 9:00AM - 9:50AM

Track: Community and Business

Room: 2105

Innovation seems to belong with startups and unicorns. But what about large enterprise - can they innovate at the pace of small nimble competitors? Conversely - can any enterprise really exist without ongoing innovation? All enterprises need an innovation function. But can it be systematized without slowing it down. Enter Innovation Governance. Agile at enterprise scale (SAfe) + Lean Startup (Experimentation/Data driven decision making) is the answer. We will talk about the principles and learnings from an implementation at Stanford University.