2019 KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Sparking Innovation in Safety
Intellectual property is a valuable asset that is often overlooked by companies and organizations, it could be a steady income stream that brings in money for years to come. In the safety industry, safety inventions have not only made money but saved lives.
Inventor and innovator Julie Austin shows you how to turn your innovative ideas into problem solvers, and how to profit from the great safety ideas.
Julie invented a product that solved her own life-threatening situation and has been used by people around the world.
She gives examples of people throughout history whose safety inventions have saved lives, and how you can create an environment for your staff to generate innovative ideas that create a constant flow of safety ideals for your organization.
Julie Austin has trained scientists, engineers, and executives from around the world. As an inventor, patent owner, and international manufacturer, she knows how to instill the innovation mindset that will have your employees generating new ideas quickly.
Attendees will be excited about innovation, and will come back with hands-on knowledge they can use to solve their own safety problems, and create new safety products & services.
ABOUT JULIE: Julie Austin is an award-winning author, inventor, futurist, and innovation keynote speaker. She’s an internationally known thought leader on the topic of innovation and CEO of the consulting firm Creative Innovation Group. She’s been an innovation keynote speaker for corporations such as Procter & Gamble, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Northrop Grumman, and Cognizant Technology Solutions. She’s also been featured in the books “Patently Female” and “Girls Think of Everything”.
Her patented product, swiggies, wrist water bottles, have been a NASDAQ product of the year semi-finalist and are currently sold in 24 countries. Julie and her products have appeared on The Today Show, The Queen Latifa Show, HGTV, Lifetime, ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX News, Inc. magazine, Fast Company, and the Wall Street Journal, along with dozens of TV shows, magazines and radio shows around the world.
Her new book “The Money Garden: How to Plant the Seeds for a Lifetime of Income” is currently available on Amazon.
Julie comes from a background in the TV & film industry and has had jobs as diverse as commercial actor and TV host to TV/film distributor/writer, so she knows the creative, as well as the business side.