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Andre Convents is Section Head for Connect+Develop at Procter Gamble. With 20 years of international experience at P&G, he led global multi-functional technology and innovation initiatives. He is an open innovation expert with extensive hands-on management of strategic alliances and collaborations across universities, companies and institutes. He is the leader of the open innovation program in a $10 Billion BU business unit. With a keen interest in team collaboration, he led global culture change initiatives to enable organizational transformation in a large organization. As passionate innovator, he led both intrapreneurial new business initiatives and global and regional collaborations with SME’s. He has a PhD from the Vrije Unversiteit Brussel and inventor or author of more than 30 patents or peer reviewed journals.