What’s the next multimillion-dollar opportunity? Which industries are poised for disruption? What are the hottest technology trends? How to stay ahead of the competition? How not to get lost in the sea of emerging tech offerings? How to motivate your people to be creative and innovative? Silicon Valley Innovation Center is starting the new speaker series INNOVATION INSIGHTS to help you answer these and other questions. Geared toward professionals, entrepreneurs, executives and founders this business forum is all about innovation, leadership and business growth. We invite prominent thought leaders, innovators, authors to lead engaging discussions which facilitate open exchange of ideas and viewpoints, and to share practical tools that encourage business growth through innovation. The first event in the series will be help on July 28, 2014 in the office of Silicon Valley Innovation Center in San Mateo, CA. Join us to discover disruptive changes that impact retail industry and what opportunities it creates for new technologies and business models. Here are the details. WHEN: July 29, 2014, 6:00PM WHERE: Silicon Valley Innovation Center, 1875 S Grant Street, Suite #520, San Mateo, CA THE FUTURE OF SHOPPING: HOW NEW TECHNOLOGIES DISRUPT RETAIL AND WHAT OPPORTUNITIES IT CREATES FOR ENTREPRENEURS Join us for this exclusive discussion of new technology trends that threaten to disrupt retail business as we know it. In this interactive, engaging and very provocative talk, Michael Weissman, CEO of SYNQY Corporation will explain the current digital path to purchase, how Google aims to control this process and what to do about it. DISCOVER what business opportunities this brings – in new technologies, new business models, new marketing approaches FIND OUTabout a quiet rise of unexpected competition – Google, which aims to control the entire digital path to purchase LEARN practical steps and tools to help you take advantage of unprecedented changes in retail industry and grow your business SPEAKER: Michael Weissman, Chairman and CEO of SYNQY Corporation co-author of The Paradox of Excellence Register here: http://thefutureofshopping.eventbrite.com Seating is limited. Early bird discount ends July 14, 2014 The Future of Shopping: How New Technologies Will Disrupt Retail & What Opportunities It Creates for Entrepreneurs
Carol Roberts is a Project Manager and Content Coordinator for Silicon Valley Innovation Center, where she is focused on digital content and marketing programs. Carol works cross-functionally with the marketing and operations departments to coordinate execution strategy.