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Calling all social entrepreneurs: achieving sustainable development through open innovation

May 9, 2018

Innovation Factory

As part of their mission to drive progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the UK’s DFID and Unilever have launched an open call for social enterprises to share their ideas, harnessing the power of open innovation through the TRANSFORM initiative.

Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference

April 30, 2018

Events

Taking place in San Diego, the Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference is built specifically for software, hardware and service providers. The event will focus on short-term growth opportunities and long-term strategies for both start-ups and enterprises, with excellent networking opportunities.  

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What pro sports can teach you about people innovation

April 4, 2018

Spotlight

Football coach and author Cody Royle believes companies should take a leaf out of the pro sports’ playbook and invest in people innovation.

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The battle for talent: How people skills are rising to the top of the innovation agenda

March 7, 2018

Latest Reports

According to Indeed’s Employer Outlook report, most companies are expecting to hire more people in 2018 than in 2017. These figures back up one of the trends that everyone was pinpointing for the year ahead: people skills really do matter.

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Why collective intelligence matters and how companies can build it

February 23, 2018

Advanced Learning

The brightest minds and biggest disruptors have always led innovation and changed the shape of business. But over the years, both studies and real-life examples have shown that the “power of many” can be much more forceful. In many ways, collective intelligence is the future of organisations everywhere.

XXVIII ISPIM Innovation Conference

June 18, 2017

Events

ISPIM, in partnership with the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (Wirtschaftskammer Österreich – WKO) and Ratio Strategy & Innovation Consulting, invite researchers, managers, executives and consultants, with a passion for innovation management, to the XXVIII ISPIM Innovation Conference in Vienna. This conference aims to share innovation insights with fellow professionals; find out about the local innovation […]

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University of Maryland opens online Master in Corporate Innovation

June 14, 2017

Innovation starters

Applications for the Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Corporate Innovation from the University of Maryland are open until 15 July. The 100% online, 15-month programme targets learners interested “in acquiring the knowledge, competencies, and relationships to solve innovation challenges within established companies and large organisations”. Combining online experiences with award-winning faculty, the MPS in […]

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EIT Climate-KIC hackathon 2017 opens applications for city hosts

May 18, 2017

Events

The Climate-KIC Climathon, a global 24-hour climate change hackathon promoted by the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT), is looking for cities to host the event on 27 October.

ISPIM Innovation Forum Toronto 2017

March 19, 2017

Events

ISPIM and York University invite researchers, managers, executives and consultants, with a passion for innovation management, to the 2017 ISPIM Innovation Forum in Toronto to: share innovation insights with fellow professionals; find out about the local innovation scene & their hot topics; become part of a global innovation management community and experience well-orchestrated social events […]

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Five days to the Lisbon Web Summit

November 2, 2016

Events

Almost 45 thousand enthusiasts and students, as well as chief executive officers and technology leaders – from over 150 countries – have registered for the next Web Summit. The event takes place in Lisbon from 7 to 10 November.