Websummit

November 4, 2019

Events

“The best technology conference on the planet” returns to Lisbon, Portugal, in November. Considered the premier tech event in the world, the Websummit gathers the founders and CEOs of technology companies, fast-growing startups, policymakers and heads of state, as well as influential investors and international journalists.

man on a laptop analysing big data for innovation

3 reasons why innovation managers should be looking to big data

June 24, 2019

Innovation Factory

By the end of 2020, the volume of big data will reach 44 trillion gigabytes, with the potential to change the business world exponentially. To compete in the digital age, organisations must harness the data they have available to them and use it to discover hidden insights, new opportunities for growth and ultimately drive innovation.

Webit.Festival Europe

May 13, 2019

Events

Thousands of attendees – most of which are C-level – from across the world flock to the Webit.Festival Europe, which this year takes place in Sofia, Bulgaria, from May 13th-15th. The technology and innovation event gathers experts from all digital industries, selected startups, leading speakers and networking opportunities where innovation, digital and tech ecosystems meet.

Innovation Summit

March 7, 2019

Events

The Economist’s Innovation Summit will provide a playbook for C-level and senior executives responsible for information, technology, strategy, and marketing, on the technologies needed to stay competitive. Under the theme “Defining the digital future”, the summit will cover long-tern strategies to harness technology, including artificial intelligence, blockchain and quantum computing, for positive growth.

Innovation Mini MBA

November 19, 2018

Events

Supported by Google, this unique programme is a fully immersive learning experience that focuses on deep-dive case studies and experiential engagement. Aimed at participants experiencing a high level of disruption in their industry, it provides the tools to implement lasting innovation through definition, idea scaling and prioritisation.   The Academy, a Google Space, London, United […]

Year of the Dog – Innovation & Startup Festival 2018

April 18, 2018

Events

Where Robots meet Buddhas: 50 fascinating speakers from all over the world will talk about the future of media/ tech and work, with the Chinese Year of the Dog as the guiding principle of the event. Topics will range from robotics and AI to virtual reality, biohacking, blockchain and autonomous driving. Through keynotes, a startup […]

presentation of sophia the robot, one of the most innovative products

11 innovations changing the world today

April 11, 2018

Innovation Factory

Sophia the Robot may be one of the best known, but the Edison Awards recently recognised many other of the most innovative products for 2018. Besides Sophia, we have selected 10 other new products conceived by the world’s most talented innovation leaders, in areas ranging from Social Innovation and Collective Disruption to Health & Wellness.

World Class Digital Transformation & Innovation 2018

March 21, 2018

Events

Through a mix of case-study presentations, interactive roundtable discussions, Q&A sessions and hands-on workshops, the conference provides a diverse and inspiring perspective on the digital future. The multi-stream format allows visitors to create their own programme, move freely between the conferences and choose the sessions of most interest and relevance.

blockchain technology innovation is the infrastructure of the future

Is blockchain technology innovation the infrastructure of the future?

January 4, 2018

Spotlight

Cryptocurrency and blockchain adviser Markus Wyss tells us why he believes that the innovation possibilities of blockchain technology are limitless.

cyber security risks threats innovation management

How cyber security will affect innovation management in 2018

December 27, 2017

Innovation Factory

Over the last two decades, the Internet and online tools have become increasingly important for innovation managers to promote new types of innovation. But as businesses migrate online and adopt more innovative interactions, the risks of cyber security are growing considerably.