Why You Should Attend!



After years of struggling to survive through the recession, organizations are turning their focus towards growth and innovation. While many agree that the time for innovation is now, business leaders face the significant challenge of determining what, where and how to grow most effectively. Argyle Executive Forum, in collaboration with Deloitte, is convening some of the most talented growth and innovation leaders to share their perspectives and best practices. The event will include a mixture of presentations, roundtable discussions, interactive surveys, as well as numerous opportunities for informal conversation.

This event will feature insights from top executives, including:

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Hugh Boston Vice President, Corporate Finance and Corporate Development
Interpublic Group
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Andrew Childs Vice President - Marketing
Paychex
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Craig Hopkins Chief Strategy Officer
USAA
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Ken Hutt Principal
Deloitte Consulting LLP
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Sam Kamel SVP, Corporate Development & Strategy
Ingram Micro
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Jack Kennedy Vice President Corporate Strategy
MassMutual Financial Group
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Michael Kruklinski Chief Strategy Officer
SIEMENS Corporation
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Kevin Lynch Principal
Deloitte Consulting LLP
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David Martin Principal
Deloitte Consulting LLP
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Kenneth Maynard Head, External Innovation, Therapeutic Strategic Unit, Aging
Sanofi-Aventis
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Ian McCall Asia Pacific Strategy & Operations Lead Partner
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LP
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Jeff McLean EVP, Global Commercial Strategy
CooperVision Inc
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Nikos Nikolopoulos VP of Business Development & Int'l Strategy and Head of Latin America
Office Depot
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Kristin Peck Executive Vice President Worldwide Business Development and Innovation
Pfizer
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James H. Quigley Senior Partner
Deloitte LLP
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Amy Radin Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer
E*TRADE
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Michael Raynor Director
Deloitte Consulting LLP
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Phil Terry Chief Executive Officer Founder
Creative Good, Inc.
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Uta Werner Corporate Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer
Xerox Corporation
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  • 9:45am – 10:30am Panel Discussion
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    “New Models of Innovation”Session topics include, but are not limited to:• Examining new models of innovation- success stories and lessons learned• Examining various open innovation models that create efficiencies• Factors to consider in choosing which external projects/partners to pursue• Using metrics to quantify the value gained from open innovationModerator: Ken HuttPrincipalDeloitte Consulting LLPPanelists:Jack KennedyVice President Corporate StrategyMassMutual Financial GroupKen MaynardHead of External Innovation, Therapeutic Strategic Unit AgingSanofi USKristin PeckExecutive Vice President Business Development and InnovationPfizerAmy RadinEVP & Chief Innovation OfficerE*Trade10:30am – 11:00am

    Coffee Break

  • 11:00am – 11:30am Keynote Speaker
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    James QuigleySenior PartnerDeloitte LLP

    In this session, Jim will speak to Strategic Leadership. How can leaders gain greater control over the success of rolling out business strategies and conducting large scale transformation?

    11:35am – 12:20pm

    Panel Discussion

    “Growth Applied” Session topics include, but are not limited to:• Roundtable of executives from organizations with major growth programs• Organic vs. inorganic growth• Social Media as a tool for growth• Current trends and Future Growth• Best practices & lessons learnedModerator: Ian McCallPartner, Asia Pacific Strategy & Operations LeaderDeloitte Touche Tohmatsu LPPanelist:Andy ChildsChief Marketing, Strategy & Development OfficerPaychexCraig HopkinsChief Strategy OfficerUSAAMichael KruklinskiChief Strategy OfficerSIEMENS CorporationJeff McLeanEVP, Global Commercial StrategyCooperVision Inc

  • 12:25pm – 12:55pm Keynote Speaker
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    "Leadership and Growth through Transformation and Innovation"Uta WernerCorporate Vice President & Chief Strategy OfficerXerox Corporation12:55pm – 2:00pm

    Lunch

  • 2:00pm – 2:45pm Panel Discussion
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    “Examining Growth and Innovation in the Emerging Markets”Session topics include, but are not limited to:• Preview of emerging Markets survey results – Executive Reactions• Protecting Innovation in the Emerging Markets• Due diligence factors that organizations should consider• Strategies for retaining talent in the Emerging Markets• Growth Strategy considerations specific to the Emerging MarketsModerator:David N. MartinPrincipal, U.S. Emerging Markets Growth Strategies LeaderDeloitte Consulting LLPPanelist:Hugh BostonVice President, Corporate DevelopmentInterpublic GroupSam KamelSVP of Corporate StrategyIngram Micro, Inc.Nikos NikolopoulosVice President Strategy & Business DevelopmentOffice Depot 2:50pm – 3:20pm

    Fireside Chat

    Interviewer:Phil TerryCEOCreative Good Interviewee:Amy RadinEVP & Chief Innovation OfficerE*TRADE3:20pm – 3:25pm

    Closing Remarks

    3:25pm – 4:30pm

    Closing Reception

Still have questions? We have answers.

I want to attend, but what if I'm unsure of my schedule and need to cancel my participation?

Just let us know. We understand that schedules change! However, we always have a waiting list for this event, and if you don't cancel, we will assume you are still attending and your spot will go unused. If you must, cancel at least 48 hours prior to the event to make room for others!

What if I can't be OOO for a whole day, or need to come late?

We have wifi and private rooms available for attendees to take calls and spend some quiet time on emails, as well as access to printing. Have a morning meeting you can't miss? No problem. This event was designed for busy executives - we get it.

I'd like to bring some colleagues. Do I need to register them online?

Events are more fun with friends, and we'd be happy to host your team. You can have them register online, or send us their names, titles and email addresses and we will take care of it for you!

I don't see the event venue listed. Where will the meeting be held?

To maintain exclusivity, we don't release the venue address until the registration process has been completed. All logistical details will be shared once you have requested a pass and been approved.

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Traveling for the event? Stay at one of our recommended hotels nearby:

Venue

Jumeirah Essex House

160 Central Park South
New York, NY 10019
Telephone: (212) 247-0300
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Venue

The Ritz Carlton

50 Central Park South
New York, NY 10019
Telephone: (212) 308-9100
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