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2019 Conference Agenda
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2019 Conference Agenda

 *Conference Agenda Subject to Change* 


Pre Conference Day
 Join us one day early to take advantage of our deep dive Masterclasses! 
 Can't attend the full conference? Attend a Masterclass! 

 Masterclasses are priced at $225 per class 

  New for 2019!  Masterclass registrations will include a continental breakfast and buffet lunch! 
            8:00 AM - 4:30 PM                  


9:00 AM - 4:30 PM  Certification Study Course

 Are You Certifiable? A Kick-Off for Certification Study

James D. Stockmal 

Association for Strategic Planning (ASP)

Full Day  Course - $300

9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 Masterclass 1  Masterclass 2

Masterclass 3

The Secrets of Facilitation

Creating and Managing Transformative
Business Ecosystems

Wicked Opportunities:
Creating Strategic Transformations
 Michael Wilkinson Norma Watenpaugh Frank Spencer
 Leadership Strategies, Inc. Phoenix Consulting Group Kedge, LLC
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM 


1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

  Masterclass 4

Masterclass 5 Masterclass 6
 Measuring the Success of Your
Business Ecosystem
 5 Keys to Success in Leading
Strategic Cross-Boundary Collaborations
 Evolve Your Ecosystem Capabilities: 
Building Strategic Agility
 David Wilsey   Joyce Reynolds-Sinclair &
Leland Russell
 Larry Cooper & Dan Murphy

 Strategy Management Group

Balanced Scorecard Institute

GEO Group Strategies Services   AdaptiveOrg Inc.
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM 

Opening Reception & Exhibitor Showcase                                                                                                   


THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2019
Conference Day 1

7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Registration & Exhibitor Showcase

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Opening Remarks & Announcements

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
 Keynote Presentation

Colorado's Innovation Ecosystem

Dan Powers


9:45 AM - 11:00 AM

Session 1

Session 2 Session 3
 Strategy Games for Strategic Advantage Well No One Asked Me: An Airport's
Approach to Promote Community Buy-in
Ecosystem Intelligence: A Generative
Exercise and Leading Indicator
 Elizabeth Roll & Amber Harwell Syed Mehdi & Chris Anderson Marsha Shenk
Sandia National Laboratories San Antonio International Airport The BestWork People
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Break & Exhibitor Showcase

11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Session 4 

Session 5 Session 6
Winning Trust Capital Crossroads: Case Studies in
Multi-Jurisdiction Planning & Action
Using Collaborative Scenario
Development to Anticipate Your 
Future Business Ecosystem
 Dr. Aaron Bazin  Nikki Syverson  Steve Tighe
Fulcrum LLC -
U.S. Special Operations Command
 Capital Crossroads  Chasing Sunrises
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM


1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
 Keynote Presentation 

 Patterns of Strategy

Patrick Hoverstadt

Fractal Consulting

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM
 Keynote Presentation

How Full Spectrum Capital Can Drive Ecosystem Financial Innovation 

Dr. Stephanie Gripne

Impact Finance Center, CO Impact Days & Impact Investing Institute

3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Break & Exhibitor Showcase 

4:15 PM - 5:30 PM

Session 7

Session 8 Session 9
Creating and Sustaining a Nonprofit
Collaboration - A Case Presentation
Balancing Business Ecosystems
with Collaborations
Self Funding Transformation from
Direct to a Collaborative
Business Model
 Gary Zaborac & Denise McNerney   Juliette Bastian  Harsit Patel
Clay County - Public Health Center &
IBossWell Inc.

Strategy Management Group

Balanced Scorecard Institute 

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Networking Dinners


FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2019
Conference Day 2

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Registration & Exhibitor Showcase

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Panel Discussion

 Solving Big Strategic Problems Across Organizational Boundaries

Presented by:



Caterina La Tona, BSC, PMP, PfMP - Project Management Institute (PMI)

Michael HaidLee Hecht Harrison

Montazar Muhalhal - Saudi Telecom Company (STC) 

Tahirou Assane Oumarou - The Brightline™ Initiative

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Discussion

 New for 2019! 

Crowdsourcing the Conference


Dan Montgomery - Agile Strategies 

Lynne Brown - iBossWell, Inc. 

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Break & Exhibitor Showcase

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM Keynote Presentation 
 From Natural Ecosystems to Business Ecosystems: How Techstars and The Nature Conservancy follow natural principals to create lasting change in the world

Hannah Davis

Techstars Sustainability Accelerator

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Lunch, Annual General Meeting & Awards

1:45 PM - 3:00 PM

Session 10

Session 11 Session 12
Innovation Strategy: From Idea to Product, 
Leveraging University Innovation Ecosystems
 Enabling a Comprehensive
Continuity Strategy
The Business Architecture Approach
to Formulate and Implement a
Strategy that  Leverages the
Business Ecosystem
 Gloria Negrete Lauret Howard Pierre Hadaya
 University of California San Diego   Watchtower Consulting  ESG UQAM -
Université du Québec à Montréa
3:00 PM

Conference Close

 *Conference Agenda Subject to Change*



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