See the BIG Picture to Successfully Launch New Products & Services!


Does your current innovation framework and NPD process allow you to effectively translate innovation strategy into winning new products and services? If not, our 2018 Summit needs to be in your viewfinder! Delegates will have the opportunity to hear from one of the most experienced and accomplished speaking teams ever to present at a Stage-Gate Innovation Summit.

Presenters at Stage-Gate Innovation Summit

  • Discover three key BIG picture dependencies that influence innovation success
  • Hear why business leaders have changed their approach to new product development
  • Learn how Stage-Gate experts are now tackling breakthrough product/service opportunities
  • Network with Business Leaders and Innovation Experts from a variety of industries

Featuring Dr. Ron Adner and a Senior Team of Business Leaders

Dr. Ron Adner

DR. ADNER is a professor of strategy and entrepreneurship at Dartmouth College’s Tuck School of Business. In his highly acclaimed book The Wide Lens: What Successful Innovators See that Others Miss, he introduces a revolutionary new approach that will enable innovators like you to see the BIG picture and to execute much more effectively because of it. Ron will kick off Summit by sharing this approach and then will turn the floor over to a highly accomplished group of business leaders who are operationalizing BIG picture thinking in a variety of different ways.

Here is why you should attend or send a team to our 2018 Summit!

  • Fully focused on the hottest topics challenging product developers and business leaders today
  • Coverage from Innovation Strategy, Idea-to-launch, to Innovation Culture offering many perspectives and recommendations
  • Highly experienced group of speakers from the world’s most notable and successful brands
  • Keynote and panel discussion lead led by one of the world’s most celebrated innovation thought leaders
  • Opportunity to meet, mingle and network with a diverse group of like minded innovation champions and product developers
  • Done the Stage-Gate International way with no expense spared to ensure your experience is both meaningful and positive

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Stage-Gate® Summits are among the most professional, well run programs available. Timely topics and the best speakers make Stage-Gate International the benchmark!

Carl Baker, Chief Compliance Officer, LabExpress International