Corporate Innovation & Intrapreneurship 2019
3 days / Inspiring talks / Moving workshops / 5+ keynote speakers
@Algebra LAB

November 20th – 22nd, @ALgebra LAB, Zagreb, Croatia


We have gathered awesome and inspiring speakers who will help you boost Innovation culture in your organization. Please check the Schedule for the Corporate Innovation and Intrapreneurship 2019 Conference here!

Day 1

20th of November

Tomislav Buljubašić, Contributor at The Future Shapers / Innovation consultant at 7innovation

Start into Creativity and Innovation – WORKSHOP beginner level

09:00 – 17:00 | Workshop Room
Innovation is vital in the workplace because it gives companies an edge in penetrating markets faster and provides a better connection to developing markets, which can lead to bigger opportunities, especially in rich countries.

Innovation can also help develop original concepts while giving the innovator a proactive, confident attitude to take risks and get things done. When a company has…
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Day 2

21th of November

David Gram, Intrapreneur in Residence at LEGO Brand Group – Co-Founder at Diplomatic Rebels

Business Innovation Model – WORKSHOP advance level

09:00 – 17:00 | Workshop Room
Research has shown that business model innovation can create up to 25 times the competitive advantage of more traditional product and process innovation. However, only 17% of companies have looked at their business model and compared it with the competition. It’s time to shift focus to what matters most.

This workshop will be a walk through of business model innovation principles and…
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Day 3

22nd of November

David Gram, Intrapreneur in Residence at LEGO Brand Group – Co-Founder at Diplomatic Rebels

Expanding the culture of innovation through intrapreneurship

09:00 – 10:00 | Conference Room
Inspirational/motivational keynote presentation on how to do successful radical innovation including key foundational factors for innovation, what to do and what not to do incl. processes, tools and team structures. Will include concrete cases from LEGO. Will cover topics such as:
• Embracing disruptions without disrupting the healthy existing business
• Fostering a culture of Intrapreneurship through market validation
• Leveraging core capabilities to deliver radical newness
• Challenges and mitigations with Intrapreneurship

Purpose/outcome: Will inform the audience about the latest thinking and tools for effective innovation development from a practical hands-on perspective. Will inspire to further experimentation into this field.

Matej Golob, co-founder and managing partner at CorpoHub

Psychological Safety and high performing innovation teams

10:00 – 10:25 | Conference Room
Agile culture, mindset, and way of working is becoming mainstream – especially in corporate innovation settings.
Modern Agile sets Psychological Safety as one of the cornerstones for a team’s effectiveness and self-organizational capabilities.
The importance of this concept was identified almost twenty years ago by Amy Edmundson and become widely used only recently thanks to Google’s internal project.
Easy to understand, but not so easy to implement. Like most great things in life and in business.

Miranda Mladin, Executive Director for Central Marketing and Innovation

One-on-One talk with Miranda Mladin

10:25 – 10:45 | Conference Room
How Atlantic Group is building its Innovation capabilities? What is important when you want to build Innovation culture in corporation? How Atlantic collaborate with start-up and science community?
Join us in the search for answers with the person responsible for Atlantic Innovation.

Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:15 | Conference Lobby

Erwin De beuckelaer, Janssen Pharmaceuticals (J&J)

Jumping Over The Compliance Hurdle. Propelling Innovation in High-Risk Industries

11:15 – 12:00 | Conference Room
When large multinationals desire to innovate, compliance, legal or procurement departments are perceived as roadblocks for innovation. In this session, Erwin will share how you can work with these so-called friction departments, if they truly kill innovation, or are actually stronger innovators than you are.

Laszlo Jonas , Design Terminal

Startup-corporate collaboration

12:00 – 12:30 | Conference Room
Trough presentation we will answer why is important to keep the knowledge at the company and how can the corporate partner utilize the knowledge they receive from startups and mentors for the long term. We would take a case study of ours, to have a real-life experience, including success and failure facto


Startup-corporate collaboration

12:30 – 13:30 | Conference Room
How to succeed in corporate – startup collaboration?
– Marijan Mrkonjić, Director, New Business, INA
– Kristijan Perčič, IT Business Model Development Adviser, Pošta Slovenije

Refreshment break

13:30 – 14:15 | Conference Lobby

Ranko Rajović, NTC

How to eneble creativity?
Developing speed of thinking, connecting the dots and making conclusions

14:15 – 15:00 | Conference Room

Talk will help audience to adopt functional knowledge and creativity by increasing divergent production and practicing information, i.e. knowledge integration. Experiences gathered through work and stimulation influence on children over last 15 years helped NTC team to develop the method. Presentation will show application of NTC aspect on grown-ups and how the method can be used to develop the creativity.


Technology development, vast number of communication channels and information overload consequently lead to attention span disorder and lack of interest in people. On the other side, digital transformation, now work principles, exponential technology development and increase market demands puts a huge amount of pressure on…
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Workshop Data

Please click on the Workshops link above to find out more about the workshops that will be organized on a second day of the conference. And we have two special ones that will be organized on 20th and 21th of November

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We have 2 great workshops this time. Please click on the button below to find out more about the workshops.

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