Innovation as the Driving Force for Economic Transformation
MODERNISATOR SPEAKERS FORUM 9:
“Innovation as the Driving Force for Economic Transformation”
Wednesday, 30 September 2009, 3-5.30 PM
Ballroom A & B, InterContinental Jakarta Midplaza
Jl. Jend. Sudirman Kav. 10-11, Jakarta 10220
Key Speaker: Jeffrey Immelt – CEO & Chairman GE
GE made it to Fast Company’s 2009 list of the world’s 50 most innovative company along with its film/TV content site, www.Hulu.com; GE also ranked No. 4 in BusinessWeek’s 2008 "The World’s Most Innovative Companies" for two years in a row.
Building upon the company's solid culture of innovations for over 130 years and led by its President and CEO Jeffrey “Jeff” Immelt, GE launched a global initiative “ecomagination” focusing on developing cleaner technologies and increasing eco products revenues, reducing its operations’ greenhouse gas emissions, water use, and also improving its energy efficiency. This year, GE rolled out “healthymagination” in which the company expand its healthcare business dramatically by investing in areas to improve healthcare access and quality. The initiative also has GE committed to dedicate GE technology to drive healthcare information technology and health in rural and underserved areas.
Modernisator and GE Indonesia plan to jointly organize the ninth installment of Modernisator Speakers Forum, featuring Jeff Immelt. In this Forum, Jeff will share his vision on innovation, and how GE has been able to reinvent itself by making innovation as the centerpin in their activities.
co-founder Modernisator/ President Director PT. Saratoga Investama