Overview of This Year's Virtual Summit
Join global professional leaders in suggestion systems programs who assist organizations in idea management. Through these virtual sessions, participants will share their innovative methods and best practices of employee involvement and suggestion system programs. Two days of sessions will provide opportunities to learn from these global leaders. The third day we honor organizations and individuals for their achievements during the past year through awards presentations. The tentative program is:
Pre-Summit Workshops (September 22)
· Certified Administrator of Suggestion Systems
· Basic Concepts of a Suggestion System Process
Day 1 Sessions (September 23)
· Anatomy of an Idea
· Continuous Improvement
Day 2 Sessions (September 24)
· IA Business Meeting
· Suggestion System Technology
Day 3 (September 25)
· Workshop Recognitions
· Nomination Awards
. Idea of the Year Awards
Learn the many ways to harness the power of employee driven innovation!
Attend a Pre-Summit workshop: Certified Administrator of Suggestion Systems or the Basic Concepts of an Employee Suggestion Plan.
Learn from experts how innovation always wins!
Attend exciting and informative virtual sessions that will ignite and motivate you.
Witness the power of winning ideas!
IA will recognize the best of the best ideas and innovation of U.S. and international individuals, teams, and organizations on the third day of the Virtual Summit.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for the 2020 Summit.
NOTE: Specifics on this year's virtual training summit follow.
Mary Jean Raab, Management Consultant shared ideas on marketing.
Khalid Al Zarooni of Dubai Customs identified the anatomy of winning ideas.
Lauren Hisey of Lauren Hisey Consulting provided insights into managing organizational change during a crisis.
Joseph Schenk, CEO of Quality Bridge showed participants how to effectively use technology to enhance effectiveness of suggestion systems.
Marshall Porter, keynote speaker, shared his expertise and insights into leadership and motivation.
Awards honor organizations and individuals for their achievements during the past year.
Savannah River Site
Harvest Table Buffet
Dubai Electricity & Water Authority