Conference Location

UNC Charlotte - Center City
320 E. 9th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

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The goal of the PDMA Carolinas chapter is to help businesses increase and realize their innovation potential. The chapter brings its community value by providing opportunities to learn new ideas, approaches, and best practices from world-class organizations as well as to network with peers through events and meetings throughout the year where the practitioners, not just keynote speakers and gurus, take center stage.  For more information on the chapter, visit

Continuing Education Credits
Attendance at this conference qualifies as 8 PDHs toward maintaining your NPDP certification


Jeffrey Phillips, OVO Innovation
Doug Powell, Leap Insights
Jeff Groh, New Product Visions
Sue Burek, Newell Rubbermaid
Cheryl Jacobs, Wells Fargo
Nheeda Enriquez, Ally Financial
Scott Burleson, AIM Institute
Steve Josey, Railinc
Terry Hagood, Shurtape
Bruce Harned, Marketfit Associates