No Excuses Innovation
Bruce Vojak to speak live at Morrison Tech, September 28, 2022
Morrison Tech is pleased to announce that Bruce Vojak, Managing Director of Breakthrough Innovation Advisors, LLC, will conduct a live presentation in the Parkinson Auditorium at 11 am, Wednesday, September 28, 2022. The event is sponsored by Whiteside County Economic Development and is open to the public. Registration is required and lunch will be served this day.
Breakthrough Innovation Advisors, LLC was founded to help companies survive and thrive in a volatile, complex, and increasingly ambiguous world. As a leading authority on Breakthrough Innovation, Bruce brings a unique and powerful combination of deep and broad expertise that he shares throughout his speech.
Bruce is co-author of No Excuses Innovation: Strategies for Small and Medium Sized Mature Enterprises (Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2022), Serial Innovators: How Individuals Create and Deliver Breakthrough Innovations in Mature Firms (Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2012), and five book chapters on innovation. He serves on the Board of Directors of Midtronics, Inc., the Advisory Board of JVA Partners, and periodically consults on the topic of innovation for Procter & Gamble.
Prior to founding Breakthrough Innovation Advisors Bruce served as Associate Dean and Adjunct Professor in the top-ranked College of Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana‐Champaign. Earlier in his career, he was Director of Advanced Technology for Motorola’s non-semiconductor components business, held research and business development positions of increasing responsibility at Amoco Corporation, and was on the research staff at MIT Lincoln Laboratory. He holds BS (with Highest Honors), M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MBA, with concentrations in finance and marketing, from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business.
11:15 - 12:00 Lunch and Professional Networking
12:00 - 1:00 Bruce Vojak Presentation
1:00 - 2:00 Business Services Presentation in the Innovation Center
You may register for this event through Eventbrite.