4th Annual World Open Innovation Conference
WOIC 2017

San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront:
1800 Old Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, CA 94010

Dr. Arati Prabhakar

(Former) Director,
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA),
U.S. Department of Defense

 

 

Keynote Speaker

Dr. David J. Teece

Director,
Tusher Center for the Management of
Intellectual Capital, UC Berkeley

 

 

 

Keynote Speaker

William Ruh

CEO,
GE Digital

 

 

 

 

Keynote Speaker

Thomas Kalil

(Former) Director of Policy, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Senior Advisor, National Economic Council

Keynote Speaker

 

Speakers from WOIC 2016:  

Ferran Adrià

Founder of elBulliFoundation,
Owner of El Bulli,
Former Chef

Marcel Planellas

Professor,
Strategy,
ESADE

Henry Chesbrough

Professor,
Berkeley-Haas &
ESADE

Gerardo P. Prados

Vice Mayor of Barcelona,
Professor,
University of Barcelona

George Yip

Professor,
Imperial College London &
CEIBS

Yan Xu

Associate Dean,
HKUST Business School,
Executive Education

Max von Zedtwitz

Director GLORAD,
Professor,
Kaunas University of Technology

Xiaolan Fu

Founding Director,
Professor,
Oxford University

Jonathan Wareham

Dean,
Faculty & Research,
ESADE

Carlos Moedas

EU Commissioner for
Research, Science,
and Innovation

Ivan Bofarull

Innovation Catalyst,
Head of Global Intelligence Office,
ESADE

Jorge Juan F. García

Director of E-Health,
Hospital Sant Joan de Déu,
Barcelona

Keegan Pierce

Global Sports Consultant,
Lecturer in Sports Management,
ESADE

Pere Obrador

Open Innovation
Program Telefonica
R&D

Alberto Prado

Vice President,
Head of Digital Accelerator,
Royal Philips

Ellen Enkel

Professor,
Innovation Management,
Zeppelin University

Esteve Almirall

Director,
Center for Innovation in Cities,
ESADE

Sohyeong Kim

Executive Director,
Food Design Research
Stanford University

Wim Vanhaverbeke

Conference Co-Chair,
Professor,
Hasselt University

Solomon Darwin

Industry Chair,
Executive Director,
Garwood Center

Marcel Bogers

Academic Chair,
Associate Professor,
University of Copenhagen

Jonathan Sims

Associate Program Chair,
Assistant Professor,
Babson College

Ann-Kristin Zobel

Associate Program Chair,
Senior Researcher,
ETH Zurich