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Finally, thanks to everyone at the forum, and special thanks to Julie Gatzkiewicz for her superb photography!
Thanks to Simon, Joe, Don, and Shelley Stern Grach for inviting me to the Microsoft National Innovation Forum, and for granting permission to …
Welcome to Day 2.
First presentation was titled Customer Needs Management in PLM given by Ed Miller, President of CIM Data. He asked if anyone knew what CIM stood for. He had to answer it, Computer Integrated Manufacturing. …
Don Richardson gave a presentation about innovation management. He highlighted business challenges as follows:
- New competition
- Intensely increasing price and cost pressure
- Ever shrinking product lifecycles
- Increasing integration of the worlds economies
- Major technology shifts
Don’s research shows …
Last week I had a great opportunity to participate in an innovation forum organized by Microsoft in Redmond, WA. Participants included Microsoft’s customers, employees, and partners including affiliates, consultants, professors, and experts. Objective of the forum was to seek input …