home › event - open services innovation: rethinking your business to grow and compete in a new era

EVENT:

Open services innovation: Rethinking your business to grow and compete in a new era
PARC Forum

series: OPEN

26 August 2010
4:00-5:00pm
George E. Pake Auditorium, PARC
map/ directions

about PARC forum
 

description

The advanced industrialized countries have economies that have moved from agriculture to manufacturing to services. Innovation has now got to transform along with these shifts. Innovation in services is not quite the same process as it is in technologies and products. This talk will discuss the challenges for innovation in services, the need for openness, and the subsequent transformation of business models that a services focus entails.

presenter(s)

Henry Chesbrough is the Executive Director of the Center for Open Innovation at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business. He is the author of Open Innovation (which was named a Best Business Book by Strategy & Business magazine and the best book on innovation on NPR’s All Things Considered) and Open Business Models (which was named one of the ten best books on innovation by BusinessWeek). Scientific American magazine named Henry one of the top 50 technology and business leaders.

Henry's research focuses on managing technology and innovation. Previously, he was an assistant professor of business administration, and the Class of 1961 Fellow at the Harvard Business School. Prior to embarking on an academic career, Henry spent ten years in various product planning and strategic marketing positions in Silicon Valley companies. He worked for seven of those years at Quantum Corporation, a leading hard disk drive manufacturer and a Fortune 500 company, and also worked at Bain and Company.

Henry holds a Ph.D. in Business Administration from the University of California-Berkeley, an MBA from Stanford University, and a BA from Yale University, summa cum laude.

 

upcoming events   view all 

Disruptive Technologies in Manufacturing (Opening Keynote)
Stephen Hoover
28 April 2015 | Seattle, WA
Conferences & Talks  

The First Five Kilobytes are the Hardest
George Dyson
29 April 2015 | George E. Pake Auditorium, PARC
PARC Forum  

Printed Hybrid Logic Circuits
Janos Veres
29 April 2015 | Berlin, Germany
Conferences & Talks  

IoT User Experience Design
Mike Kuniavsky
12 May 2015 | San Francisco, CA
Conferences & Talks  

CCNxCon 2015
Glenn Edens, Bill Janssen, Marc Mosko, Glenn Scott, Dick Sillman, Nacho Solis, Chris Wood, Yali Wang
18 May 2015 - 21 May 2015 | Palo Alto, CA
Conferences & Talks