Closing General Session: Innovating a Better Future
Bringing Dell EMC World to a close, hear from an all-star roster of speakers who will explore both the factors that contribute to innovation and innovation in practice.
Thursday, October 20 – 11:00 a.m.
- Five-time New York Times bestseller Malcolm Gladwell, author of The Tipping Point, Blink, and Outliers, will discuss the trends associated with innovation and disruption.
- Writer, editor, publisher and IT visionary Kevin Kelly will draw examples from his New York Times best-seller, The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future as he explores some of the technological dynamics that are forever altering the business and consumer landscapes.
- Tien Tzuo, founder and CEO of Zuora, an award-winning SaaS company powering the Subscription Economy, will discuss both innovation and technology in practice, highlighting lessons learned along the way in building his disruptive $1B business.
- And Aarti Shahani, the award-winning technology reporter with NPR Business Desk, will bring the speakers together for a lively roundtable discussion that dives more deeply into the concept of innovation, examples from around the world, and lessons for fostering innovation in your own organizations.