MASTERCLASS: Winning with Stage-Gate

$795.00 US

November 5, 2019 | Atlanta, GA

Venue:  Springhill Suites by Marriott Atlanta Buckhead

This top-rated master class is brought to you by the official Stage-Gate® company.

Learn to master the award winning business process used by thousands of companies around the world including 3M, ABB, Atlas-Copco, BASF, Bosche, Carlsberg, Caterpillar, DuPont, Exxon Chemicals, Guinness, Henkel, Hewlett Packard, Kraft Foods, LEGO, Mars, Microsoft, Novo-Nordisk, Orkla, Pfizer, Procter & Gamble, Siemens, Swarovski, Velux, Voith Paper, Volvo, VISA and many more.

Stage-Gate Fundamentals

Discover the research-based principles that underpin the authentic Stage-Gate Model how it works and why it consistently delivers world-class innovation performance.

  • The business impact of the proven operating model
  • The performance benchmarks, benefits and company examples
  • How the Stages lay out a best practice roadmap for cross-functional teams to align, collaborate, and hustle to develop new products that build momentum and win
  • How Go/Kill Gates accelerate the best initiatives and advance business strategies by focusing funding and resource allocations to top ranking projects
  • Learn how Stage-Gate balances the natural dualities (yin and yang) of innovation

Uniquely Apply Stage-Gate to Win

Resist the temptation to copy another company’s Stage-Gate Model.  Instead, discover how to customize Stage-Gate to suit your strategy, capability and portfolio mix to gain competitive advantage.

  • What to customize in Stage-Gate so it strengthens your competitive advantages
  • Learn how to apply Stage-Gate to a project, a program, a portfolio & to a company
  • The subtle but important differences when using Stage-Gate for market-driven launches (company-funded) and for customer-driven developments (customer-funded)
  • Stage-Gate for new products, services software process and technology developments
  • Right-sizing process rigor for project risk: apply Stage-Gate when uncertainty is high or low
  • Gate governance for various organizational scenarios from a single team to a global matrix
  • Emerging dominant Stage-Gate frameworks: blends of Design Thinking, Agile and Lean Six Sigma

Build a Stage-Gate Culture for Sustainable Innovation

Enable your teams to focus, hustle and execute consistently and predictably by providing the right amount of structure, clarity and flexibility with guardrails

  • Quick wins-simplify your start then build momentum and support the journey
  • Use take-away tools and stats to kick-start Stage-Gate in your company
  • Apply the Stage-Gate role matrix to accelerate improved accountability
  • Discover how to successfully digitize Stage-Gate with the Stage-Gate Ready Certification network

The Venue

Marriott Spring Hill

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Atlanta Buckhead is a contemporary hotel within walking distance of an array of attractions, the Phipps Plaza shopping mall, and a variety of excellent restaurants.

Visitors traveling from the Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International airport can hop on the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (marta) for a 30-40-minute ride to the Buckhead stop. The hotel offers complimentary (pre-arranged) shuttle transportation between the train stop and the hotel.

Delegates are invited to take advantage of the Stage-Gate International preferred room rate of $154 if you book your room by Tuesday, October 22, 2019. Click on this link to Book your group rate for Stage-Gate International


No Risk Registration – Your Satisfaction is guaranteed!

Receive a full credit toward another Stage-Gate event if you cancel within 48 hours.  If you cancel with less than 48 hours notice, a cancellation fee of $200 will be applied.

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