Hey, sorry for the late notice, but I thought that you might be interested
in these upcoming events at our office. Both will be held at our offices in
Soho, NYC (address below). If you have any questions, just holler!
November 10th, 2005
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Dr. Weingert is a Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory; Director,
Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Teams at the Tepper School of
Business at CMU. Her special interests include conflict management and
negotiation processes in dyads and teams. She's another award winning
faculty member from CMU and speaking on a topic of great interest to anyone
working in a team environment.
Professor Weingart will address up-to-the-minute developments in the area of
cross-functional teams. Corporate project management has evolved into a new
kind of structure that places emphasis on how professionals from different
areas of expertise can openly share their knowledge and resources to develop
and market new products. Professor Weingart's insight will give you a
competitive edge through a greater understanding of how 21st Century
Once again, Kate Ancketill, Managing Director of GDR, will present the most
innovative case studies from around the world, illustrating developing
trends such as:
* The Language of Cabaret: how extravagant, daring exhibitionism and dark
touches of Vaudeville are being used to express an adult sense of surrealism
on the high street.
* Sensory Economy: tactile, hands-on environments trigger an awakening of
the senses, stimulating a deeper dialogue with the brand
* Smart Space: smart retailers are reinventing the race-track with
innovative spatial navigation.
Kate will show inspirational case studies that illustrate innovation across
global consumer touch-points including retail and hospitality interiors,
architecture, POS & merchandising, packaging and new technology.