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Dr. Gina O'Connor to speak at Frontiers of Biotechnology Seminar Series

Dr. Gina O'Connor, Professor and Associate Dean, Lally School of Management

Sponsored by CBIS and the NIH Training Program in Biomolecular Science and Engineering
Dr. Gina O’Connor
Professor and Associate Dean
Lally School of Management
“From the Lab to the Market: Large Mature Companies and the Challenges of Commercializing Breakthroughs”
Conventional wisdom suggests that breakthroughs come from lean, nimble startups, while large mature companies compete through operational excellence and incremental innovation, yet this is not necessarily the case. This research program has followed companies’ attempts to build a capability for breakthrough innovation over three phases. Dr. O’Connor presents insights to the challenges companies face and ways they are circumventing them to build management systems to bring breakthroughs to market.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CBIS- Bruggeman Room