What is agile innovation and why is it important?
Agile Innovation is a mindset shift to adapt quickly to rapid change in a competitive environment. It is the profitable application of creativity and building breakthrough solutions in constant cycle of development, learning, and pivots. Agile organizations are intensely customer-focused, and have flexible and faster approach to creating value and reducing time to market.
In RIC Centre’s Experts to Entrepreneurs speaker series we’ll connect you with seasoned business professionals who have tried and true models for success, as well as experienced founders who have been in your position not so long ago.
This session will provide a practical framework for agile innovation which includes:
• Creating value that customers want quickly
• Profitable products/services for you to build and sell
• Realize ROI, increase revenue and reduce time to market
• Leadership behaviours that are required to be successful
You’ll also hear from venture JustWealth who will share their story related to a positive perspective on the downturn in financial markets due to COVID-19.
Biju Misra is the Director of Operations & Automation at Enbridge with over 15 years of hands-on experience in helping organizations drive and benefit from business transformation and operational excellence. He has worked in start-ups, as well as, mid to large sized organizations in the energy, healthcare, telecommunications, government, and retail industry.
Andrew Kirkland is the president of JustWealth, which is Canada’s most comprehensive online portfolio management platform. They are committed to providing honest, smart and cost-effective wealth management solutions.
Paul Barter is a Management Consultant, Business Professor, Entrepreneur, and Venture Investor. He is passionate about innovation and entrepreneurship and focuses on the intersection of technology, business, employment and society in our rapidly changing world.