Rakuten is Japan’s number one shopping site and in 2016, Rakuten committed to prototyping 12 employee-generated ideas and commercializing three of them. The team developed a unique plan and budget to ensure that the commercialized ideas helped them meet overall program goals. Learn how they developed this program and how it’s being used to bring three new products to market in 2016. The session will also include a panel discussion with Seth and Alex, Rakuten Innovation Ambassadors as they share their experiences, mistakes, and their next steps.

A Holistic Approach to Innovation