Venture or Vanish: Avoiding Extinction Through External Innovation

April 26, 2017 | Presentation

Several industries are undergoing transformations driven by consumer demands, disruptive technologies, and global policies. Be it slow-moving energy and utilities companies or electronics companies accustomed to operating on the cutting edge of innovation, everyone is feeling the impact of change and uncertainty. Companies are unsure what the future of their industries will look like and seek external help through corporate venture capital (CVC) activity. However, not all CVC portfolios are built the same. This webinar will: • Identify key trends with the greatest potential to transform major industries as we know them • Evaluate CVC activity from key players and pinpoint technology investments aligned with industry transformation • Highlight common pitfalls to avoid and strategies to implement for long-term vision and not short-sighted success

Coverage Areas

  • Accelerating Materials Innovation
  • Digital Transformation
  • Emerging Ecosystems in Agrifood and Health
  • Owning the Energy Transition

Table of Contents

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Lead Analyst

Managing Consultant, Energy