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03 December 2019

KIN Winter Workshop: Building a Culture for Innovation

Registration Required

There will be a KIN Members' networking dinner on Tuesday 3rd December 2019, 19:00 - 21:00.

The Workshop will be held on Wednesday 4th December 2019, 08:45 - 16:30.

Building a Culture for Innovation

Creating sustainably innovating organisations is vital in this age of disruption. This workshop will focus on exposing practices that impact at a cultural and behavioural level. Creating an innovating organisation requires the right mindset throughout as well as attention to the physical environment. What practices can strategists and leaders implement to achieve this? 

This workshop will focus on practices amongst our members as well as from external presentations from many different backgrounds. Our speakers will cover creating sustainable change for evolving democracy, how space impacts innovation and creative thinking, why intensive interviews give insights like no other,  facebook as a platform for change and how to generate ideas across different organisation cultures.

Learning Points

  • What cutural changes are needed to create innovating companies?
  • What does an innovating culture do?
  • What practices stick?
  • What part does technology play?
  • How does the physical environment matter?

Who should participate

  • HR and L&D strategists focusing on practice to support innovating
  • KM strategists building future orientated organisations
  • Innovation leaders developing new approaches
  • Business leaders needing to adapt their companies quickly and sustainably
  • Leaders responsible for creating the physical environment for innovation

References

KIN Membership notice

KIN Corporate member organisations have 3 free places at this event. Registration for KIN Quarterly Workshops is through your organisation's KIN Key Contact. If you do not know who this is, contact kin@wbs.ac.uk

KIN Business member organisations have 1 free place at this event and can add 2 further Pay As You Go (PAYG) places at a cost of £690 per person (this fee only includes attendance at the workshop on Wednesday 4th December 2019). 

Due to the nature of the network and the sensitive nature of our discussions we need all participants to become a member of KIN. This first event as a KIN PAYG delegate will not include your membership fee but if you feel you would like to join the Network you will be charged a £100 membership fee with your next event.

// With

Contributors

  • Mark Burchell from DSTL –ethnographic study update
  • Obhi Chatterjee from the European Commission
  • Emma Jennings co-founder of Studio Venues
  • Eileen Peters - Founder of The Ideas Generation Company
  • Nick Crawford on developing collaborative and innovative cultures through Workplace from Facebook

Organised by KIN facilitators: Nancy Kinder and Debbie Lawley

// Where

Scarman Conference Centre, Spaces: 29, 32 & 33.
Coventry
CV4 7AL
UK Get directions »

// When

Tuesday 3 December 2019, 19:00 - 16:30

// Contact

kin@wbs.ac.uk
024 765 23914

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