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IoD Scotland - Learn & Lunch: Fit to Innovate

05 Feb 2020
IoD Scotland, Edinburgh
How organisations drive consistent, sustained growth through innovation.

In this talk we will reveal the most important success drivers of product or service innovation, summarised into a simple framework. Discover how to organise people, plans and ideas to make best use of resources, reduce risks, and drive consistent, sustained innovation results. You will leave with insights as well as a benchmarking tool to use to understand your current innovation capability

Key details

Date & time: 05 Feb 2020 12:00 - 14:00
Location: IoD Scotland, Edinburgh
CPD Hours: 1.2500

Prices from

15.00 GBP + VAT - Member Price
15.00 GBP + VAT - Member Guest Price
20.00 GBP + VAT - Non - Member price

Event manager:
Ms Patricia Huth
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This event is for senior leaders (CEO’s, MD’s, Board Members) and functional heads responsible for growth through innovation. 
Companies, government leaders and charities can all benefit from understanding these success drivers and the Innovation Capability Framework.

You will learn about:

The ten types of innovation (it’s not all about big inventions)
How to use apply proven critical success factors, summarised in a simple Innovation Capability Framework to focus your efforts where it matters and drive consistent growth results
A diagnosis tool to take away and assess your own organisational innovation capability

If you would like to bring a colleague, please do. The talk will trigger thoughts about your own organisational structure and behaviours, so it’s good to have someone with whom to develop your ideas. IoD will offer member prices to anyone bringing a non-IoD colleague.
Event format:

12:00 – networking/ lunch
12:15 – presentation
13:30 – Q&A
13:45 - networking


Carol Smith and Suzanne Trew are Innovation capability experts, passionate about unlocking the potential of UK business through innovation - achieving bigger, better, faster and more consistent results.

Practitioner-experts of the entire end-to-end innovation process, including:-strategy, organisation, customer-led idea design and development, innovation process and portfolio management, and successful commercialisation.

Pioneers of driving innovation capability methods in global market-leading organisations, leading to transformational growth. 



Prices from

15.00 GBP + VAT - Member Price
15.00 GBP + VAT - Member Guest Price
20.00 GBP + VAT - Non - Member price


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  • IoD Scotland
  • 10 Charlotte Square
  • Edinburgh
  • EH2 4DR

0131 557 5488

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