Bill Poston to Present “A Playbook for the New Chief Innovation Officer” at SXSW

March 6, 2014

Austin, Texas – While the Chief Innovation Officer (CINO) is the fastest growing executive role in recent memory, there remains a great deal of ambiguity around the role’s responsibilities. Bill Poston, managing partner of Kalypso and author of, will set the record straight at South By Southwest (SXSW) with his session, “A Playbook for the New Chief Innovation Officer” on Saturday, March 8 at 5PM.

Along with discussing the challenges today’s organizations face in driving growth from innovation, Poston will introduce a four-phase transformation approach that arms CINOs and innovation executives with a toolkit of structures, strategies, capabilities and processes to successfully define and execute their growth strategy.

After his session, Poston invites attendees to a “Beers with Bill” after-party at Handlebar.

Session: A Playbook for the New Chief Innovation Officer

When: Saturday, March 8, 5PM – 6PM

Where: Hilton Austin Downtown, Austin Chamber Offices, 500 E 4th St, Austin, TX

Social: #CINOPlaybk

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