Aurélie Wen

Managing Director North America, Agorize

Managing Director North America



Aurelie Wen is an open innovation advocate at Agorize, a 70-strong tech company with HQ in Paris and offices in Montreal, Hong Kong, and Stuttgart. Agorize brings together private and public organizations and 5 million innovators in 185 countries through a “Challenge as a Service” crowdsourcing platform. With her team, she’s helped more than 200 large organizations innovate, recruit, and communicate differently, one open innovation challenge at the time. These organizations include the U.S. Department of Education, Government of Singapore, L’Oréal, LVMH, PepsiCo, Pernod-Ricard, Electrolux, TD, Citi Bank, Merck, Deloitte, Tinder, Uber, and Microsoft. She regularly speaks at conferences and universities about how to leverage open innovation — including the HR Tech Summit Toronto, LesAffaires conferences, SocialHRCamp Montreal, TRUMontréal, TandemLaunch, Université de Montréal, Concordia University, and EDHEC.


October 26, 2018

Hackathons as an open innovation tool for large enterprises

15:20  -  15:35