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"Top quality, thought provoking speakers"
2009 Delegate - GlaxoSmithKline

"CEO attendance is very good"

2009 Delegate - Turkcell

The FT would like to thank attendees of FT Innnovate 2009 which took place on 10-11 November 2009 in London. The event brought together over 150 attendees from a wide range of industry sectors to discuss the innovation strategies required for succeeding in today's turbulent global economic climate. Stefan Stern, FT Management Columnist, chaired the 2009 Conference, which once again had a distinguished line-up of speakers and panellists, including:

Brian Dunn, CEO, Best Buy
Henry Chesbrough, Executive Director, Center for Open Innovation, University of Berkeley
Elio Leoni-Sceti, CEO, EMI Music
Genevieve Berger, Chief R&D Officer, Unilever
Beth Comstock, SVP & CMO, G.E.
Steve Shapiro, Innovation Guru and Author
Graeme Hobbs, Chairman, Motorola Ltd
Willie Harcourt Cooze, Chocolate Entrepreneur
Hilary Cottam, co-Founder, Participle, UK Designer of the Year and a Davos Young Global Leader
Stefan Stern, Management Writer, Financial Times
Jack Stephenson,
SVP, Strategy and New Ventures, PayPal

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