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12th - 16th June 2017
The Academy by Google,

5-Day Innovation Mini-MBA

Become a catalyst for innovation in your business. Ground-breaking new programme: unlock and commercialise digital innovation

A unique learning opportunity, part of London Tech Week and supported by Google for the brightest and best talent globally

Be one of the first... and pay less

The first 10 people who register by 7th April will benefit from a reduced price

Supported by Google

And designed around and created exclusively with London Tech Week!

Strong innovation curriculum

Brought to life by Market Gravity, a global proposition design consultancy that’s helped companies generate over $1bn from new products and services

Learning with impact

Post-it® to Prototype’ exercise based on real case studies and culminating in a team pitch to a leading industry panel.

Deep dive sessions

With innovation experts who have pioneered and succeeded inside their companies

Sustained engagement

With learning brought about by small group approach, while moving through the innovation process

Exclusive access to TechXLR8 events

Showcasing many of the key technologies of today, leading tech experts, networking hubs and innovation strategists

Learn, Experience, Engage, Deliver

The innovation curriculum brings together the tried and tested innovation approach, brought to life by Market Gravity, and the very best of London Tech Week including TechXLR8 and access top tech leaders.

Going through the entire innovation process in just 5 days, the week focuses on 5 themes and comprises of 4 types of activities: Learn, experience, engage and deliver.

How to take your ideas from Post-it® to Prototype’?

Find out how our programme facilitators, Market Gravity, achieve it...


Market Gravity is a proposition design consultancy, founded in 2009 by Peter Sayburn and Gideon Hyde to help big businesses transform ideas into breakthrough propositions and inject an entrepreneurial spirit into corporate environments.

It helps the world’s leading companies create and launch innovative products and services, fusing together customer insight, commercial rigour and design experience. This puts customers at the heart of the design process and a collaborative method builds momentum to launch. Clients include Boots, Aegon, Barclaycard, HSBC, The AA and RWE npower. Market Gravity is located in London, Edinburgh, New York and Toronto.

Benefits for you and your organisation

Learn about innovation approaches and practices, from industry leaders and practitioners, by seeing innovation in action and using a tested framework
Experience first-hand some of the world’s most innovative companies, products and technologies
Absorb fully the challenges of innovation by creating a working prototype while working collaboratively in a small team
Understand how to create a strong pitch and sell a new concept internally or to any audience
Enjoy the week and meet a whole new network of like-minded people
Walk away with an Innovation Handbook to take on to your next challenge

Presenters and Programme Facilitators