Lux Forums


Our mission is to advise Innovation, R&D, Technology, and Sustainability leaders about commercially viable science and technology

Half Day In Person

No Cost to Attendees

Executive Networking Breakfast 

Industry Expert Presentations 

Thought Leader Panel Discussions

At Lux, our research focuses on our clients’ top priorities and key initiatives, helping organizations solve for the incredibly challenging dilemma they are faced with every day between driving profitability and achieving their corporate sustainability goals.​

The Lux Forums are a premier opportunity for innovation decision-makers to learn more about the commercially viable science and technology needed to enable sustainable innovation roadmaps. This event series brings together Lux Research’s global analysts with executives and industry thought leaders to learn from each other and tackle the most critical issues facing our industry today.

Announcing our 2024 Lux Forums schedule soon!

Accelerate Your Innovation Roadmap

At the Lux Forum, subject matter experts will provide meaningful insights relevant to oil and gas, utilities, industrials, chemicals, and consumer products innovation leaders. These forums will deliver the thinking you need to accelerate the pace of innovation at your company.

In this exclusive setting, attendees will make connections with executive-level industry counterparts through networking sessions and will take in cutting-edge research from the leading provider of sustainable innovation research and advisory services, Lux Research.

The insights, frameworks, and recommendations in sessions are designed to help you see your company’s innovation paths forward more clearly and make decisions with confidence.

Who should attend?

Chief Executive Officers, Chief Innovation Officers, Chief Technology Officers, Chief Sustainability Officers

Innovation, R&D, Technology, and Sustainability Leaders

About Lux Research

Lux Research works with clients across various disciplines and industries to ignite innovation strategies, shape product development roadmaps, and fuel companies’ growth. Lux MotivBase is the first and only product in the world to use predictive anthropology, natural language processing, and big data to drive contextual intelligence, decoding meaning from public discourse and using AI to uncover the underlying trends and consumer motivations behind the topics, ideas, and categories.

Forum Details

  • Custom Agenda for each Forum
  • In person only
  • Networking Breakfast and/or Lunch
  • 3+ Industry Expert Presentations
  • 1+ Panel Discussion
  • Networking Breaks
  • No cost to attendees


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Mutsuo Aoki

Managing Executive Officer at Valqua Ltd.

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Peter van Gelderen

Managing Director at Icos Capital Management

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Petri Mast

Director Technology and Innovation at Sibelco Group

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Eric Appelman

Chief Revenue Officer at Aduro Clean Technologies, Brightlands Chemelot Campus

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Siddharth Pannir

Founder and Engineer at GenH, Inc

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Koushik Gupta

Strategic Marketing & Innovation Consultant

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Coppelia Marincovic

Partner at Solvay Ventures

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Jacqueline Weber

Director and Head of Office NFIA NE-USA at Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA)

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Samantha Roloff

Data Scientist at Amway

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Lumeng Jin

Agile Innovation Manager at Mars Wrigley

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Joshua Haslun

Joshua Haslun, Ph.D.

Research Director

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Ujwal Arkalgud, EVP & Group Director at Lux Research

Ujwal Arkalgud

EVP & Group Director, Anthropology

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Jason Partridge

VP, Client Experience

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Kristin Marshall

Kristin Marshall

Associate Research Director

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Michael Holman

Michael Holman, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President, Group Director

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Cheryl Auger

Senior Anthropologist and Director of Client Delivery and Advisory

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Marcian Lee, Ph.D.


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Anthony Schiavo

Anthony Schiavo

Senior Director and Principal Analyst

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Nardev Ramanathan

Nardev Ramanathan, Ph.D.

Associate Research Director

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Arij van Berkel, Ph.D.

Arij van Berkel, Ph.D.

Chief Product Officer

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Ian Rinehart

Associate Research Director

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Natalie Taake

Senior Innovation Manager at The Kroger Company

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Harini Venkataraman

Harini Venkataraman, Ph.D.

Associate Research Director, Team Captain

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Naveen Krishnamurthy

Naveen Krishnamurthy

Vice President, Executive Partners

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Cecilia Gee

Senior Analyst, Team Captain

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Paris Tsobanakis

Director of Transformational Innovation at Cargill

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Daniel Maggs

Co-founder & CEO at Bisu

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Mike Kesti

Senior Vice President of 3M’s Corporate Research Laboratory

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Takako Kato

Chief Analyst at Mitsui & Co. Global Strategic Studies Institute

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Chie Fukuoka

Executive Officer, Deputy General Manager of Technology Intelligence & Integration of IHI Corporation

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Naotaka Gotoh

Project Manager at DIC Corporation

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