What Is Corporate Innovation and How to Make It Work for Your Organization


Simon Spier
L Marks, Commercial Director (International Trade, Strategy, Technology)

Simon is Commercial Director for L Marks, bringing new partners into the L Marks ecosystem. Prior to L Marks, Simon was Head of UK Digital Strategy at TechUK, advocating for the levelling up agenda and supporting UK regions reinvent and recover in the aftermath of COVID-19. He holds an MBA from Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford.


This session will explore what do we mean by innovation, how is it different from R&D and why it matters so much. 

The speaker will share best practice for corporate innovation, what is the secret source for getting it right, and what happens to those that don't. Hint - see Blockbuster!