The Emerging Innovation Summit 2018 (EIS'18) brings together the creativity, design, technology and business innovators from around the globe. It is an event not to be missed if you want to keep abreast of the latest advances and foster innovation in your institution, business and your life.
Wide range of topics
EIS’18 brings together key researchers, artists, technologists and business innovators from Australia and around the world to share and discuss the latest innovations driven by imagination, creativity, design thinking, system design, technology and business innovation, digital innovation, sales and marketing innovation, research innovation, IoT innovation, innovative learning, team innovation, open innovation, accelerated innovation, innovation policy, etc.
The main themes of the summit are: Creativity and Design as a Business Differentiator
The Creative Way Designing the future Inventive Problem Solving Unlearning & inventive Thinking Systems thinking & design thinking 21st century skills The creative within Creative inquiry Digital Creativity Technology Innovation as a Business Enabler
IT and Cloud innovation IoT innovation Digital transformation BigData and AI innovation Robotic innovation Blockchain and Future innovation Business Innovation for Future Leaders
Corporate innovation SME Innovation Innovation around the edges Creative entrepreneurship New financing/partnership models Agile innovation Innovation in the workforce Developing a toolbox for innovation Resourceful Innovation Open innovation and Ecosystems innovation The innovative mix Customer centric innovation Innovation culture and leadership Investment innovation Lean Innovation Team innovation Sales & Marketing innovation The Human Face of Innovation
Inclusive innovation Building the next generation of innovators Process vs People The shift from humans to robots Inclusive models and movements Emerging innovation methods
New theories of innovation New business models Redefining the rules of innovation The future of innovation
The eis'18 brings business, industry, academic and government bodies on 3 Expert panel discussions on:
Large number of oral presentations
To ensure every innovator from any location in the world, from students to established innovator leaders, has an opportunity to present their newest study at the EIS'18, the program will include a large number of oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts, distributed in parallel mini-symposia. Each 3D poster presenter will have a chance to give a one-minute flash talk to attract the summit participants to their poster.
Innovators – industries - investors interactions EIS’18 will provide opportunities for innovators, relevant industries and investors to network in formal and informal contexts. There will be many talks given by business and industry representatives and panel discussions will take place throughout the summit. Innovators can give five minutes pitches (selected from submitted pitch abstract) to a panel of industries and investors to showcase their innovation. This will be followed by a cocktail networking event where innovators, industry representatives and investors can have informal discussions.
Grants and awards To facilitate delegate attendance, EIS'18 will offer grants and awards directed to innovators from developing countries, students and early career researchers and female delegates with young children and that require childcare.
Magnificent location The summit will be held in the heart of metropolitan Melbourne, the most liveable city in the world. It is a vibrant place with exquisite facilities and beautiful natural surroundings.