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Exploratory PD and Business Fit Framework Discussion at SWE Conference

Drotar and Morrissey will be discussing their innovative approach to developing products, called Exploratory PD® (ExPD) at the SWE Conference in Milwaukee WI.  ExPD is vastly different from the traditional phased and gated approach to developing products. An ExPD pilot was conducted at a division of a Fortune 500 company, and the VP of Engineering…
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A Non-Traditional Approach to Strategy Workshop – MIT Sloan Alumni Club of Chicago Event

Strategy 2 Market is hosting this MIT Sloan Alumni Club of Chicago event Thursday, May 25th, 6 pm – 8 pm In this highly interactive workshop on a non-traditional approach to strategy, the presenters (Mary Drotar and Kathy Morrissey, both University of Chicago Booth Alum) are seeking input on an adaptable approach to strategy from…
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Good Questions at Northwestern Event on Exploratory PD

Last month we had a lively 2-hour discussion on Exploratory PD® (ExPD) at Northwestern University.  We had good representation from students, practitioners and academics from the engineering, design and business disciplines.   There were a number of excellent questions on how people are reacting to ExPD.  Before I proceed, let me provide you with a quick…
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s2m Debuting Exploratory Product Development at PDMA Annual Conference

PDMA (Product Development and Management) Conference November 8-11, 2015 Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, CA s2m Session: Exploratory PD®: An Adaptive Product Development Process for a Complex World Tuesday, November 10th, 2:15-3:00 PM Exploratory Product Development (ExPD) is an alternative approach to the traditional phased and gated process. It eliminates the rigidity, bureaucracy and shortcomings of…
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