The Stationers' Company
The City of London Livery Company for the Communications and Content Industries
Innovation Seminar - 24 March

Innovation Seminar - 24 March

Wednesday, 24 March 2021
Industry Group

'Snatching Victory from the jaws of defeat'
Industry Committee Event
In association with Kogan Page Authors
Wednesday 24 March 2021 - 6PM
Duration- 1 hour 15 minutes
Cost - free    
Snatching victory from the jaws of defeat. Necessity is the mother of invention, but what are the pitfalls, as well as the opportunities, afforded by innovation in such trying times?  Each of our speakers has a firm footing in the innovation world. Join us as they discuss what covid-19 has meant for innovation, what continuous technological advancement means for long-term innovation strategies and what the future of innovation now looks like?    
The conversation will be moderated by Court Assistant Oliver Gadsby is the former CEO of Rowman and Littlefield, and Continuum Publishers. Oliver is an experienced Chair, non-executive Director, and Adviser in global information and publishing businesses.
Jeremy Dalton leads PwC's XR team, helping clients implement virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology. He is the author of Reality Check, has worked with organizations like the World Economic Forum and currently sits on the advisory board of Immerse UK to support businesses interested in immersive technologies.    
Bradley Leimer writes and speaks about banking and technology, and advises start-ups, accelerators and major corporates. He is the co-author of Beyond Good, former Head of Innovation and FinTech Strategy at Santander US and was named a Top 20 Social Influencer in Fintech by The Financial Brand, as well as a Top 100 Fintech Influential Leader by City A.M.   
Alf Rehn is a noted thought leader and professor in the fields of innovation and creativity and author of Innovation of the Fatigued. Having appeared on Thinkers50 Guru Radar in 2016, he is currently professor of innovation, design and management at the University of Southern Denmark. He is a popular international strategic adviser and professional speaker who has delivered close to 1,000 keynotes worldwide, advised Fortune 500 companies and was the first Westerner to keynote on innovation in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.    
Kogan Page have generously offered all stationers a 20% off discount on the 3 books using the code: STATIONERS20.  
If you would like to buy Jeremy Dalton's book Reality Check, please click here

If you would like to buy Bradley Leimer's book Beyond Good, please click here

If you would like to buy Alf Rehn's book Innovation of the Fatigued, please click here

Come and join the discussion to find out more!