Summit highlights Product Innovation + Lean User Experience + Venture Capital

The best and brightest innovators, entrepreneurs and investors in the world of startup-driven innovation are getting together at the Inside/Outside Innovation Summit, in Lincoln, NE on June 19–21.

See a full list of speakers HERE and check back often for updates.

Speakers will offer startups and corporate innovators practical tools and techniques for accelerating and injecting innovation into organizations.

Two new speakers announced include a Principal Product Manager/Lean User Experience Expert and an experienced Venture Capitalist.

Jason Fraser — Pivotal Labs

Jason Fraser co-founded the Innovation and Transformation Practice at Pivotal Labs, establishing the core values and practices and setting the strategic vision for these practices. He’s currently a Principal Product Manager at Pivotal labs, working with clients to identify high-value products, validate product ideas, and break through barriers to innovation.

Before joining Pivotal, Jason co-founded the first Lean User Experience company, and worked with pioneers in the Lean Startup movement to help companies shift Lean Startup from theory into practice. Jason has advised countless entrepreneurs and delivered workshops and talks to organizations and universities around the world.

Molly Lahr — American Family Ventures

Molly Lahr is the Head of Platform at American Family Ventures — a venture capital company, previously joining the team as a Senior Analyst in early 2015.

Prior to AFV, she served as the director of partner relations for Gillware, a Madison-based data services company; director of marketing at Branch2, a Health IT company; and director of the Wisconsin Innovation Network, the membership and programming arm of the Wisconsin Technology Council.

Hosted by Econic and the Inside/Outside Innovation podcast team, the Inside/Outside Innovation Summit is a 3-day national conference that will bring together high-growth startups and corporate innovators to collide and engage with new startups, new technologies, new business models and new talent. It will also feature hands-on learning sessions and a $100k investment pitch competition.

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