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Innovation: it’s more attainable than you think
This is the subject of a session Cleveland Justis, from the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at UC Davis School of Management, will deliver at PCMA Business School, taking place at IMEX America. To date, the Institute has been responsible for helping more than 75 companies get started and secure nearly $300 million in early-stage funding.
Blurred lines and brave new worlds.
Brent Bushnell, entrepreneur, engineer and CEO/co-founder of Two Bit Circus, a Los Angeles-based experiential entertainment company, is launching a network of micro-amusement parks. Which is all very well and good, but what relevance does this have to the world of meeting and event planners and strategists?
How to reclaim your time and reignite your spark: Is WhiteSpace the answer?
Plans, reports, emails, meetings, phone calls – our list of daily activities is endless and, thanks to technology, it doesn’t stop when we leave the office. Most professionals – and meeting and event strategists are certainly included here - feel they could be ‘on’ 24 hours a day and never complete their task lists. Do we risk becoming victims of the ‘culture of insatiability’? Juliet Funt, CEO of WhiteSpace at Work and IMEX America MPI keynote, certainly thinks so.