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Join the annual edition of the innovation event CIEX 2018 held in Frankfurt am Main, Germany by Merlien Institute.

CIEX is created for R&D and Innovation experts from the consumer, fine and specialty chemical industry. By bringing together all players in the chemical value chain, we create a unique platform for participants to learn, exchange ideas and collaborate.

CIEX is all about creating value – through bringing the right people together, through creating synergies and through actively connecting potential partners. Hear from and discuss with industry leaders, international experts and innovative thinkers from around the globe.

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CIEX 2018 brings together the most creative minds in the chemical industry on 19-20 September 2018 in Frankfurt. Connect, discuss and discover the most compelling ideas emerging globally with an unmatched group of CXOs, senior leaders, investors, and innovators from across the chemical value chain.

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Join the upcoming innovation event "Future Trends 2018" held in New York, United States by KNect 365.

The 2018 Future Trends event is a powerful platform showcasing Cross-Industry Insights, Innovation, and Brand executives who have already spotted the key business trends on the horizon and pro-actively adapted future strategies in anticipation for trend arrival.

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Over 3 days, experience 2 days on content in the Home Studios loft space followed by a third day of excursions to get you outside the conference walls. Start 2019 ahead of the curve by selecting the right trends for the market and understanding how to translating them into actionable business plans.

Join the annual edition of the open innovation event Biospain 2018 held in Sevilla, Spain by ASEBIO.

BIOSPAIN is the largest biotech event organized by a national bioindustry association in Europe and one of the largest in the world by the number of one-to-one meetings (+3.000) and companies participating (+800).

34% of our delegates came from outside of Spain.

BIOSPAIN is organized by ASEBIO, the Spanish Bioindustry Association and each edition is co-organized by a local institution from the host city/region. On the 2018 edition, Biospain is co-organized by the Government of Andalucia through IDEA Agency. ​

Some data about the 8th edition of BIOSPAIN held in Bilbao (Spain) were:

– 46 investors have attended the eigth edition of Biospain, including Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners, Forbion, Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Novartis Venture Fund, Ysios Capital Partners, Caixa Capital Risc and Cross Road Biotech.
– Biospain 2016 further consolidates its position as the fifth biggest event for business meetings, with 2,970 one-to-one meetings taking place.
– The event was attended by 1,750 individuals and 701 entities from 29 countries, meaning there was an international presence of 28%.
– 233 exhibitors came together for the event, with more exhibition space than at the previous edition.
– 84.81% of survey respondents claimed to have identified real business opportunities.

Past innovation events 2012


The 5th ISPIM Innovation Symposium - Stimulating Innovation, takes place in Seoul, Korea on 9-12 December 2012: Challenges for Management, Science & Technology. Organised by ISPIM and hosted by KISTEP – The Korea Institute of Science & Technology Evaluation and Planning, this symposium will bring together around 200 innovation experts from 35 countries.
The three-day programme will include: Industry-Leading Keynote Speakers; Regional Luminary Speakers; "Hot Topic" Roundtable Discussions; Facilitated Themed Sessions with around 100 Academic and Practitioner Presentations; Workshops; Special Interest Groups; Academic Research Development Sessions.
As with all ISPIM events, delegates will experience a taste of local culture at magnificent dinner venues so there will be plenty of time for networking.

3 - 4 December, 2012. BioFIT is the only international partnering event in the field of technology transfer and collaborative projects in the life sciences sector. Academics, industry stakeholders and CEO entrepreneurs, together with practitioners in technology transfer, intellectual property and licensing will share best practices and knowhow, and will maximize qualified alliances thanks to a cutting-edge partnering platform.
During two days, Biofit’s ambition is to be a cutting-edge platform gathering industry and academia thus enhancing exchange and partnership thanks to licensing, collaborative projects and tech transfer. In addition to a seminar programme, the event will include a business convention powered by EBD group, a trade exhibition and presenting technologies.
For more information please visit www.biofit-event.com
20 - 21 November. Global Innovation Forum is a dynamic meeting that brings together professionals with diverse backgrounds, great experience and knowledge. It creates the perfect opportunity to build a strong professional network, obtain new insights and share business practices. The event is inspiring and offers “hands-on”, innovative suggestions on how to find practical answers and generate own successful innovation strategies. The 2nd edition of the forum will offer speeches from IBM, Philip Morris, BP, Coca-Cola, GSK, Bayer, IKEA, Volkswagen, Nike, Novartis, Danone, Huawei, Deutsche Telekom, Samsung, eBay and Unilever. The major themes of the forum will be Open Innovation and Partnerships, Sustainability Innovation, Design Thinking, Culture of Innovation and Creativity, Rewards and Recognition, Social Tools to Drive Innovation, etc. We have learnt a lot from the 1st edition of the forum and this time we will try to offer even more interactivity and diversity of the agenda by introducing workshops, brainstorming sessions and break-our presentations. 
For more details and to register please visit: www.innovationforum2012.com 


The World Summit on Innovation & Entrepreneurship (THEWSIE) – September 26-28, 2012 – provides an inspiring setting for fusing the world’s most meaningful ideas, designs and innovations to help transform the future of business, society and environment.
THEWSIE focuses on what’s really important to the world’s next great innovators -- practical outcomes  and profitable partnerships. And a vision of what’s yet to come in lifestyle, health, energy, technology, education, communication, and cities. THEWSIE provides an engaging environment that promotes dialogue, unrehearsed conversations, and action.
For more info & registration at: www.thewsie.org 


September 11 -12, 2012. As innovation continues to evolve, innovation champions are progressively becoming more open in their efforts to discover new ideas and turn them into innovative products and processes. Our 4th Annual Open Innovation Summit will showcase new initiatives from companies that are taking a lead role the open innovation movement.

Innolandia Summer Camp is a project that aims to provide to professional and technical innovation managers, knowledge and tools to improve their daily work. 
And for that we innovate in the format of a traditional summer school. We will conduct 8 seminars on-line, that after a presentation, let the debate among the attendees (you can see the seminars deferred until 31 August), a private online forum for sharing knowledge and best practices and a practical on-line course on the entire process of innovation management, software using the IBO.




The XXIII ISPIM Conference – Action for Innovation: Innovating from Experience – takes place on 17-20 June 2012. Organised by ISPIM, and hosted by La Salle University in partnership with Orbita97, this conference will bring together around 450 innovation experts from 55 countries. The three-day programme will include: Industry-Leading Keynote Speakers; Luminary Speakers; Innovation Thought Leaders; "Hot Topic" Roundtable Discussions; Facilitated Themed Sessions with around 230 Academic and Practitioner Presentations; Workshops; Special Interest Groups; Academic Research Development Sessions. As with all ISPIM events, delegates will experience a taste of local culture at magnificent dinner venues so there will be plenty of time for networking.
31 May and 1 June, 2012. What is meant by the term Open Innovation and how can the principles be used in practice by SME’s?
This event is intended for SME's, Knowledge Transfer Professionals and individuals interested in understanding, adopting and using OI principles.
Presented by speakers from industry, OI intermediaries, academia, creative and IP sectors, and drawing on examples from within Scotland, across the UK and Europe.
Delegates will better understand what is meant by Open Innovation; how to apply OI to business models; understand how large companies apply the principles to product development; learn from contemporaries how OI has been useful; understand how to use Intellectual Property in Open Innovation and access publically funded research; understand the role of OI intermediaries and how to unlock creativity in their business model.

May 23 - 24, 2012.  Innovators search for more efficient ways to develop new ideas, many are taking advantage of the many benefits found in open innovation. Open innovation is allowing R&D and innovation departments to collaborate with external groups in an effort to discover innovation earlier, easier and cheaper. While there are many challenges associated with collaboration and the sharing of ideas and resources, the desire is there to continue these groundbreaking initiatives.

Fleming Europe invites you to attend the Open Innovation in Pharmaceutical R&D. We have gathered worldwide Pharmaceutical specialists who will share their knowledge with you.

Open Innovation in Pharmaceutical R&D (to be held on April 26-27, 2012 in Amsterdam) presents great opportunity for you to face the challenges and discuss the most successful ways of sustained productivity by combining the ideas and know-how from industry with the innovation potential of leading academic scientists.



18-20 April 2012: Barcelona, Spain. Engendering cultural change and business model redesign to optimise open information flows for reduced development cost and risk.
This 2nd annual marcus evans conference will examine the best practices of open innovation; how to build successful partnerships, improve your ability to redesign business models of innovation and the key benefits of crowd sourcing, all to enhance the successful adoption of open innovation. 
Attendees will be provided with extensive, invaluable knowledge on how to overcome the main challenges surrounding open innovation including intellectual property and cultural change. 
You will understand how to foster new relationships that will carry the industry forward, enter new markets and expand knowledge boundaries to stay successful and competitive.


13 - 14 September. Led by Pfizer and Novartis, this groundbreaking conference delivers only case studies that demonstrate either a disruptive or an innovative approach to advancing clinical trials. Mobile Clinical Trials, Virtual Trials, Open Source Clinical Development are just a few examples of case studies featured. This conference is designed to be engaging in a highly informative format, similar to the style of TED events. Each session will deliver a clear set of objectives, summary and key take-aways around:
1.Challenges and opportunities in clinical development/trials
2.Innovations in science applied to clinical development/trials
3.Innovations in technology applied to clinical development/trials
4.New business models for clinical development/trials

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