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2nd Edition R&D Controlling and Performance Management

Reinforce efficient controlling techniques to reach and maintain profitability, and integrate creative capabilities in a global organisation

12-14 March 2018
Sofitel Berlin Kurfurstendamm Hotel, Berlin, Germany

Why You Should Attend

2nd Edition R&D Controlling and Performance Management

By attending this marcus evens event, you will be able to discuss how to measure the output of R&D and create commercial value for the company. You will listen to practical case studies on how to grasp the intangible performance and output measurement of R&D, and how to manage the inherent tension between R&D creativity and controlling constraints. You will have interactive discussions on the most optimal ways of organising controlling and capturing forecast and the actuals, and you will identify the best practices in portfolio and project planning, controlling, and resource management.

This marcus evans conference is a unique opportunity for R&D finance leaders to discuss how to drive innovative projects to better commercial value and build a robust approach to R&D budgeting and forecasting. With a lot of effort going into aligning R&D with the business strategy, this is also a good opportunity to have a cross-functional discussion involving not only R&D finance professionals, but also R&D leaders, and to build up a strategy to foster interaction and ensure efficient collaboration.

Key Topics

  • BASF disclose effective steering cycle in innovation management
  • DSM determine the most impactful activities to create value and prevent wasting money
  • Mettler-Toledo manage the inherent tension between R&D creativity and controlling constraints
  • KUKA Robotics define the R&D-targets using the Business-Case parameters
  • Nestlé ensure the flow of new projects to create a revenue stream
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Merz Pharma
    Toyota Motor Europe

    Why Choose marcus evans?

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    Above all, marcus evans provides clients with business information and knowledge which enables them to sustain a valuable competitive advantage and makes a positive contribution to their success.

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    Practical Insights From

    Paul Perdang
    CFO Research & Development
    ArcelorMittal, Luxembourg

    Hans Vossen
    Vice President Finance, DSM Innovation Centre
    DSM, Netherlands

    Paul Perdang
    CFO Research & Development
    ArcelorMittal, Luxembourg

    Audrey Blanco
    R&D Portfolio Controller
    Ferring, Switzerland

    Marcel Walder
    Head R&D Software Factory SWF
    Mettler-Toledo, Switzerland

    Reinoud van der Vliet
    Senior Controller, R&D Controlling
    KUKA Robotics, Germany

    Sergei Schurov, PhD
    Chief Technical Officer
    GF Machining Solutions, Switzerland

    Hans-Jürgen Federsel
    Chief Scientific Officer
    EnginZyme AB, Sweden

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • “The only company that offers dedicated events on R&D Controlling and Performance” SABIC
    • “Very good event, great insights from a variety of professionals from different industries, through their presentations and the interaction with all the attendees” GSK
    • “Good venue, well organized” Deloitte
    • “Great to get the views and experience from a cross-industry perspective” EnginZime
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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Yiota Andreou

    marcus evans (Europe) Ltd
    PO Box 24797

    +357 22 849 404
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