Synthesize Logo 2017

San Francisco, CA • 10-12 October 2017

Where innovation leaders unite.
Where breakthroughs begin.





It’s time to hit the pause button and step away from your daily routine. Come and immerse yourself in two full days of inspiring presentations, engaging discussions, hands-on workshops, and great networking. You’ll hear from thought leaders, industry experts and peers, and come away inspired with better strategies, bolder perspectives, and a determination to think bigger.


Tuesday, 10.10.17

Kickoff Party

Come and meet the extended Brightidea team and network with other attendees on the evening before the conference. The kickoff party will be held in a casual lounge setting featuring a full open bar and heavy hors d’oeuvres, compliments of Brightidea.


Wednesday, 10.11.17

Conference Day

Join us on this first day of Synthesize for an opening keynote on the evolution and current state of the innovation industry, the Brightidea product roadmap for 2018, and presentations by top innovation leaders. Conference day of Synthesize will be held at the iconic SFMOMA, in its dramatically redesigned center atrium and newly built Watts Theatre.


Thursday, 10.12.17

Workshop Day

Roll up your sleeves and do a dive deep into seminars that focus on areas of innovation management. You’ll get detailed explanations of product usage, learn about program best practices, and see in-depth previews of new innovation apps. Workshop day of Synthesize will be held at the The Marker, a luxury boutique hotel located off San Francisco’s Union Square.


Experts from a range of industries will share their experiences and insights into what makes corporate innovation succeed, how innovation management is evolving, and where future technologies are headed.

Check back here for real-time updates to our list of conference presenters.