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Crisis is the Mother of Innovation

Originally Aired
June 9, 2020
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Businesses have been forced to rapidly adapt and innovate to attract, develop, delight and retain their customers during the COVID-19 crisis. Many of those adaptations may not only save businesses but also open new paths for growth and innovation. Join our panel of UVA alumni experts for a conversation about how crisis is often the mother of innovation, and how they are learning from their customers to reinvent their products and services for future growth.


Jen Miller (Col ’99), Founder, 9th House Studios


  • Dave Sutton (Engr ’86 ), CEO, TopRight Partners
  • Natalie Foley (Darden ’11), CEO, Peer Insight
  • Scott Edington (Col ’99), CEO, Deep Labs

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