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Innovation Forum Day 1 Schedule

February 13, 2012

9:30am-11:00am Fostering Innovation in Organizations: Opening Remarks and Panel Discussion @ UW Bothell Commons

Fostering Innovation in Organizations is the opening plenary session of the Innovation Forum, moderated by Chancellor Kenyon S. Chan.  This session will examine how organizations promote innovation from within.  Regional leaders in education, business, and technology will discuss their experiences as entrepreneurs and leaders in building innovative organizations.

Light refreshments included.

11:30am-1:00pm On the Ceiling Exhibition Viewing @ North Creek Events Center

On the Ceiling is an exhibition of student work created as a visual response project, inspired by the novel Au Plafond (On the Ceiling) by Eric Chevillard.  The images will be on display throughout the Innovation Forum week.

Students, faculty, staff, and the community are invited to visit.  All are invited to meet the artists and learn more about the project at a presentation on Tuesday Feb. 14, 1:30pm-3:00pm, also in the North Creek Events Center.

12:00pm-1:30pm TIC Talk Series: Building Great Teams @ Rose Room

Building Great Teams features brief research presentations, followed by a panel discussion on organizations, teams, and collaborative technologies.  Presentations include: “Analyzing Team Structures and Processes Now to Build Better Teams Tomorrow” by Prof. Deanna Kennedy, “Collaborative Technologies’ Role in Teamwork” by Prof. Tayfun Keskin, and “Greatness” by Prof. David Socha.

Light refreshments included.

6:00pm-7:30pm Collaboration Across Campus: Student Leader Round-Table @ the Truly House

Collaboration Across Campus is a round table discussion for student leaders.  Participants will discuss how collaboration works within campus organizations, as well as with the external community.

Light refreshments included.

6:00pm-8:00pm Priorities in Global Health @ Rose Room

Priorities in Global Health, moderated by Chris Wade, is a panel discussion exploring innovative approaches to global health issues. A panel from UW Seattle and UW Bothell discuss the impact of global health issues, assess current ideology, research, and practices that encumber progress, and present ideas for interventions, actions, and practices to make a positive impact.  Presentations will be followed by discussion, facilitated by Carolyn Brennan and Andrea Kovalesky.

Light refreshments and beverages will be provided. Sponsored by the UW Bothell Alumni Council.

Check out the full Innovation Forum schedule here!

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