19-20 November 2014 | The Millennium Mayfair, London #FTInnovate
Through a dynamic mix of in-depth interviews, practical case studies, and panel debate, FT Innovate 2014 will bring together corporate innovation practitioners and innovation gurus from around the world to talk about how the digital big bang - and the digital natives, digital pioneers, digital technologies and digital practices it is spawning - is transforming the way businesses innovate.

Attend FT Innovate 2014 and discover how established global businesses, as well as the smaller new-comers, are safeguarding their survival by employing digital technologies and practices to outsmart the competition and unlock new markets.


Baroness Shields
Chair, Tech City UK;    
Digital Advisor to the Prime Minister
Ron J Williams
CEO, Simplist
“Top 100 Most Creative People in Biz” by Fast Company

Sebastian James
Group Chief Executive
Dixons Carphone

Andrew Harrison
Deputy Group Chief Executive
Dixons Carphone

Andy Griffiths
Samsung UK

Ashley Highfield
Johnston Press

Marco Annunziata
Chief Economist and Executive Director of Global Market Insight, G.E.

Steven Murphy
Christie’s International Plc
[more speakers]


Andrew Hill
Management Editor
Financial Times
Ravi Mattu
Technology, Media and Telecoms News Editor
Financial Times

Lucy Kellaway
Associate Editor and management columnist
Financial Times


  • Discover how some of the world’s leading companies are integrating digital technology and practice into their existing business and innovation processes
  • Gain insight and intelligence on how best to manage innovation in the digital economy.
  • Meet and share ideas with senior international innovation executives from a wide range of sectors.
  • Shape the discussion with your peers in the participant-led two-hour session hosted in small, mixed-sector groups.
  • Be inspired as tech entrepreneurs pitch you and our panel for your virtual £s in The Perfect Pitch
  • See some of today's most innovate technologies demonstrated in the brand new FT Innovate Tech Lab

FT Management Editor Andrew Hill Previews FT Innovate 2014

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FT Innovate 2013

Making Innovation Happen
Alec Ross, Author & Former Senior Adviser For
Innovation to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton


FT Innovate 2013 
Keynote Address And Interview:
View From The Cloud

Werner Vogels, Vice President & CTO, Amazon


  FT Innovate 2013
Innovation And How Samsung
Brings Technology To The Market - Fast 

Luke Mansfield, Head of Product Innovation, Europe,
Samsung Electronics