Nothing beats a hearty breakfast to get you energized for Day 2. Set up 1:1's with your fellow change agents and get that last East Coast and European conference call in before the day kicks off!Read more
Day 2 kicks off with some real-world discussions on serious issues from governance, lessons learned, data privacy, and industry insights. Take the time to ask questions and share your insights!Read more
In a digital age where inherent personal data (i.e. social media, location information, genetics, etc.) powers digital business models, humanity faces a crisis on privacy. Property rights have evolved over the centuries with title for land rights, and patents for intellectual property. What will privacy and ethics look like in the future? Will inherent perosnal data gain privacy rights? Learn what the ethics and human rights will look like in a digital era from our panel of renown experts.Read more
David Chou (Moderator)
Chef Pringle heads up Navio, the refined seafood restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay. Join us for lunch as he deftly combines subtle coastal flavors with fresh textures and savory accompaniments. Under the careful supervision of the chef, Navio presents innovative yet approachable cuisine that celebrates the bounty of the sea.Read more
In our tech-enabled world bad and good can hit faster, travel farther and become more contagious. Thus, more than wealth, talent, hard work or even charisma, the most valuable individuals are those who can recruit the right team to seize opportunities, solve problems and innovate faster and better than others. They share three “mutuality minded” traits: capacity to connect with unexpected allies who have complementary talents, ability to recognize methods that leverage value for all participants and be more deeply connected and widely quoted. Kare literally demonstrates concrete cues to...Read more
Behind all the complexities of strategies, frameworks, programs, and systems that are involved in identifying how much businesses involve themselves with customers, lies a simple premise: If a customer likes you and continues to like you, they will continue to do business with you, if they don’t, they won’t. As simple as that is, being able to engage customers in a world that they not only feel empowered but at times entitled leads to some pretty difficult decisions on what those strategies, frameworks, programs and systems are. A failure means a potential devastating loss of customers –...Read more
Join two of the leading innovation pioneers for an engaging and dynamic discussion with Vala Afshar on how to spark creativity and take innovation from concept to commercialization. Hear what's worked, what's failed, and what leading organizations have learned over the past two decades in their quest to spur innovation and achieve growthRead more
Hear from three of the leading Change Agents with significant experience and leadership in the rapidly evolving space of how we live and co-exist in the 21st century. As we live more of our lives around different aspects of the Internet, questions of local and global governance, civil plurality, differing public priorities, how to address misinformation, and how will we organize as communities arise. The decade ahead will challenge conventional notions of organizing solely by nation-states and have significant impacts on both private and public sector endeavors alike.Read more
Time to decompress before the SuperNova awards.
Join us on the Ocean Terrace where you can see, smell, and hear the waves crash on the sand below the bluffs. Watch how the sun casts a fiery red and purple hue over the silvery Pacific. Look for the fog over the horizon as bag pipes commemorate the ceremony of the sunset. Feel free to wander the property, soaking in the fresh sea air. The official sunset time will be at 6:21 pm.
We'll be doing selfies and taking a walk to the beach and back.Read more
Big, life-altering decisions matter so much more than the decisions we make every day, and they’re also the most difficult: where to live, whom to marry, what to believe, whether to start a company, how to end a war. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach for addressing these kinds of conundrums.
Steven Johnson’s classic Where Good Ideas Come From inspired creative people all over the world with new ways of thinking about innovation. In Farsighted, he uncovers powerful tools for honing the important skill of complex decision-making. While you can’t model a once-in-a-lifetime...Read more
R "Ray" Wang (Chair, Next Gen CX & Dig. Marketing/Sales Effectiveness)
Doug Henschen (Chair, AI & Augmented & Data to Decisions)
Post the glow of the SuperNova Awards, we'll be hosting a bar out at the Ocean Terrace in high fashion. The last night of CCE, it's the time to get out there to the fire pits and continue the conversation on into the wee hours of the night. Just make it back for breakfast and the legends of innovation panel which starts at 8:35!Read more