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Free Lecture on Open Innovation Movement Set for June 10

Posted: June 4, 2014

The UNLV research community is invited to attend an upcoming luncheon lecture titled "Radical Innovation" by Dr. Nabil Sakkab, the retired senior vice president for Corporate Research and Development at Procter & Gamble.

Sponsored by NevBio and the UNLV Division of Research and Economic Development, the event is set for noon, June 10, in the Stan Fulton Building.

Sakkab is considered a thought leader in the open innovation movement and speaks across the globe on the subject. He is the author of several scientific and innovation management publications, and is the co-inventor on more than 27 patents. He was awarded the 2007 IRI Medal for Leadership in R&D management and the 2007 Holland Award for best article in innovation management.

The June 10 event is free for UNLV faculty and students, but registration is required by Friday. Online registration is available at https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07e96qm66c05d0c67d&oseq=&c=&ch=. Click the "Students & Researchers" button. Check-in for the luncheon lecture begins at 11:30 a.m.