How do companies innovate, and how do regional and national strategies incentivize creative growth? Connecticut has a history rich in innovation, from Eli Whitney inventing the cotton gin to the invention of the sewing machine to Sikorsky and the first successful helicopter in the Western Hemisphere. How does our state participate in a global conversation about innovation? Panelists Laurence Vigeant-Langlois (Sikorsky Innovations), Stephen J. Liguori (GE), Karti Subramanian (Vera Solutions), Mick Correll (GenoSpace) and moderator Cynthia Murphy (Thomson Reuters) attempt to answer these questions and more.