2011 Boston Solutions Lab: "Business of Innovating"

In partnership with EDF’s Innovation Exchange, DIG IN, and the Green Innovators in Business Network (GIBN), C2ES co-hosted a “Business of Innovating” Solutions Lab on December 8, 2011, exploring how we conceive of innovation and its role in addressing key environmental and sustainability challenges, including climate change. This event drew on insights from this project’s research of corporate strategies for bringing low-carbon solutions to market. Designed to engage interested business professionals in an ongoing learning community, the Solutions Lab brought together hundreds of professionals engaged in making their organizations more efficient, sustainable, and leading-edge.

Confirmed catalyst presenters include:

  • Andy Hargadon, Professor, UC Davis Center for Entrepreneurship (Download PDF presentation)
  • Bob Hilton, VP, Power Technologies for Government Affairs, Alstom Power (Download PDF presentation)
  • Stephen Todd, Distinguished Engineer & Director, Global Innovation Network, EMC
  • Kathrin Winkler, VP & Chief Sustainability Officer, EMC

Interactive Innovation Breakout Sessions with: