Stimulating Innovation within ICT Firms in Egypt(event on 17 march )

Description
Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC) jointly with the IMP³rove – European Innovation Management Academy are pleased to invite you to a workshop on stimulating innovation within ICT firms in Egypt.

The IMP³rove – European Innovation Management Academy (non for profit) has its origin in the IMP³rove program financed by the European Commission since 2006 to develop better innovation management support services for small and medium sized enterprises.

Objectives
Learn how to enhance competitiveness and achieve high growth by capitalizing on innovation best practices.
Increase the number of firms and employees who understand and can implement innovation within the ICT sector.
Foster the spirit of innovation within ICT firms for innovation to become everyday part of business goals and objectives.
Learn more about successful approaches in developing national support schemes to develop effective innovation ecosystems.
Apply the wide spectrum of IMP³rove innovation management approach and discuss how to best adopt IMP³rove services in Egypt and beyond.
Target Audience
ICT enterprises, consultants, intermediaries active in supporting SMEs, as well as representatives of academic institutions are invited.

Date
17 Mar 2013

Location
ITIDA, Smart Village, Cairo

Agenda
From To Topic
09:30am 10:15am Registration
10:15am 10:30am Welcome note 
Dr. Hossam Osman, TIEC Acting Manager
10:30am 11:00am Innovation management as key driver for competitiveness 
Eva Diedrichs, IMP³rove Academy, A.T. Kearney
11:00am 11:30am Making Innovation Management Work – Practical insights about enablers and barriers in Egyptian Businesses
Dr.Mohab Anis, Managing Director, Innovety
11:30am 12:00pm Developing innovation management capabilities: the IMP³rove approach 
Eva. Diedrichs, IMP³rove Academy, A.T. Kearney
12:00pm 12:30pm Open discussion & light snacks
12:30pm 01:00pm Innovation curriculum for business 
Sherwat Elwan Ibrahim, Associate Professor of Operations and Innovation Management Faculty of Management Technology German University in Cairo (GUC)
01:00pm 01:30pm IMP³rove – Euromed in Egypt 
Ewa Ali, IMP³rove Academy, A.T. Kearney
01:30pm 02:00pm Open discussion & conclusion

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