Transformation 4.0: Digital Leadership, Disruptive Innovation & Design Thinking

November 14, 2018


The inaugural Transformation 4.0 interactive forum exposes new ways of thinking and leading organisations in the digital economy. Featuring interactive discussions, case studies and expert insights, the event will discuss how technology is being used to push organisations into the digital age and about embracing an end-user-centric way of innovating.

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Is human-driven innovation overtaking traditional R&D?

October 3, 2018

Latest Reports

From Samsung and Hewlett Packard to Lego and even NASA, larger companies are taking a leaf out of small firms’ books by embracing the power of human-driven innovation. Rather than traditional R&D, they have started to recognise the potential of more inclusive operating models.

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When technology transforms art

June 1, 2017

Innovation Factory

From prehistoric drawings in caves, art and technology have walked hand in hand, influencing, pushing and challenging each other. But, as in all human activities, technological evolution is today having a wider, more profound and somehow unpredictable impact on both art creation and the industry itself.

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EIT Climate-KIC hackathon 2017 opens applications for city hosts

May 18, 2017


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.

Product Innovation Summit – ‘Design, Development, Delivery’

March 15, 2017


Learn from & share insights with product innovation executives who are understanding the changing environment for NPD & R&D. Presentation led, the summit also features stimulating panel discussions, engaging workshops & breakout activities over the two days. Hear on topics such as: – Design Thinking & Customer Insight – R&D vs Collaboration for New Product […]


‘Open innovation’s inner workings exposed’ at leadership summit

March 24, 2016


Innovation executives from around the world will meet at the 2016 Innovation Leadership Summit, promoted by NineSigma and scheduled for 26–27 April in Atlanta, USA. This year’s edition exposes the ‘fundamental principles that drive success in design thinking and open innovation’. Registration is still open. The summit’s agenda includes group sessions to learn how to […]


Gibson’s four lenses promise to uncover opportunities

May 2, 2015

Selected Books

Galileo, da Vinci or Gutenberg, what did they have in common with today’s innovation gurus Jeff Bezos, Steve Jobs or Richard Branson? More than just true genius, innovation seems to be a product of distinct patterns of creativity and inspired perspectives on the world, as Rowan Gibson argues in his latest book, ‘The Four Lenses […]

‘The Design Kit’

March 31, 2015

Practitioners' Guide

A step-by-step guide to unleashing your creativity, by Ideo


‘Creativity and Lateral Thinking in Business’

March 24, 2015

Practitioners' Guide

By Paul Sloane, author and public speaker on lateral thinking and innovation Other Paul Sloane free tools >


‘Tales of creativity and play’

March 24, 2015

Practitioners' Guide

TED Talk by Tim Brow, CEO of the innovation and design firm IDEO