Hidde van Manen
Business Model Innovation
"Tales from the Trenches"
Join us online for an open and honest conversation with experts in business model innovation about what it takes to create long-term value. Theyâ€™ll share their personal stories and insights on strategy, governance, team setup and incentives, as well as tips to help you grow faster.
Rutger has 20 years of commercial experience within digital transformation/innovation & corporate venturing. He worked for multiple tech companies in digital television, navigation, gaming, telecom, and lastly FMCG, mostly in commercial or international business development roles.
Hidde van Manen is Associate Partner at SparkOptimus. He heads up the Business Innovation business line, and supports clients in identifying and developing new propositions.
Willem SchÃ¼ngel is Head of Labs at NN Group, where he identifies and developes new propositions. Previously, he developed innovation programs for Philips, Unilever, FrieslandCampina, JDE, HEINEKEN and Rabobank.
Anke brings broad and hands-on experience to corporate venturing. She has developed propositions and markets in several start-and scale ups and co-built the Horticulture LED Solutions business as Strategic Marketing Manager. She also supports venture leaders at Philips Healthcare.
No rhetoric - real world insights only. We will talk honestly about the failures, frustrations and issues our panelists and ourselves have faced - openly approaching the challenging topics and always tell it like it is.
Get inspired by real stories (both successes and failures!)
Connect & learn from a cross-industry group of peers
Get real insights on how to identify potential opportunities
Get honest & practical advice & learn from other peoplesâ€™ mistakes
Participate in a fun and entertaining discussion