AUSTIN, Texas -- (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Carrie Nauyalis, new product development solution evangelist at Planview®, will speak about product innovation at Frost & Sullivan's Growth, Innovation and Leadership (GIL) conference. Being held September 8–11 in San Jose, the GIL conference, according to Frost & Sullivan, will focus on “engaging, sharing, and inspiring a continuous flow of new ideas and fresh perspectives leveraging innovation as a resource to address global challenges.” Specifically, Nauyalis will address how to balance a portfolio of existing products, projects, and resources against new ideas coming into the pipeline so companies can deliver the most innovative, profitable, and differentiated products to market.
Session Title: “Prioritizing the Voice of the Customer: Metrics, KPIs, and Parameters”
Session Description: So you’ve gathered the voice of the customer (VOC), now what? The prioritization process, defining the metrics, KPIs, and parameters to analyze your product portfolio -- that’s another story. To deliver products faster, cheaper, and better you need to determine the right criteria without causing analysis paralysis, but still ensuring that you’re picking winners with confidence. Come join this highly interactive session with leading practitioners to learn what winning companies are doing differently and contribute your own stories to the dialogue.
Speaker: Carrie Nauyalis, New Product Development Solution Evangelist, Planview
Carrie is passionate about establishing customer partnerships and being an overall thought leader for the New Product Development market. She has been with Planview for more than 15 years, holding several positions including product management, global consulting, and customer care. Carrie is an active blogger, public speaker, and MBA guest lecturer on all things product portfolio management.
When: Wednesday, September 11 from 9:20 am – 10:30 am PDT
Where: The Fairmont San Jose
Planview is a sponsor of GIL 2013. For more information, visit http://gil-events.gilcommunity.com/events/siliconvalley/agenda/.
Based in Austin, Texas, Planview is a portfolio and resource management company that helps organizations maximize business opportunities by optimizing the capacity of their finite people and financial resources. Market leaders rely on the company’s solutions to manage a wide range of portfolios, spanning product development, IT, services, and corporate finance, resulting in an enterprise-wide view of resources against demands. The Planview cloud-hosted infrastructure has benefits for both on-premise and SaaS customers. Planview’s singular focus on portfolio management and customer-centric culture for more than 20 years fuels a deep commitment to continuous innovation and customer success. For more information, visit http://www.planview.com.