Program’s Objectives

To give executive leaders the tools they need to transform their organizations into powerful innovation leaders through highly effective strategic innovation programs.


Course Description 

A comprehensive guide to everything an executive needs to understand in order to assume the Chief Innovation Officer (CInO) role. From individual creativity, to the innovation process, to the strategic view of innovation, to corporate innovation programs and managing the innovation pipeline. 


Course Outcomes

Course participants will learn the following:

  • The ultimate purpose of innovation
  • How the innovation process works
  • The different types and timeframes of innovation
  • The strategic view of innovation
  • How to structure and operate effective organizational innovation programs
  • How to drive and manage innovation pipelines and portfolios
  • How to use innovation teams and innovation spaces effectively
  • The different types of focused work for innovation projects


  1. The GR5 Growth Strategy Roadmap
  2. The Responsive Innovation Engine Architecture
  3. The Market Stream Innovation Management System
  4. The Flight Board Innovation Method


Target Audience

Professionals with at least 5 years of work experience working in the following areas:

  • Government & Political
  • Strategic Planning
  • Green & Sustainability
  • New Products & Services
  • Leadership & Management
  • Selling & Sales
  • Marketing, PR & Promotions
  • Process & Manufacturing
  • Meeting & Event Planning
  • Design & Experience
  • Environment & Space Design
  • Learning & Development
  • Communication