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.

ISPIM Innovation Conference

June 16, 2019

Events

The annual ISPIM Innovation Conference takes place in Florence in June, with the theme “Celebrating Innovation: 500 Years since Da Vinci”. The 30th conference. which will attract around 550 innovation professionals from academia, industry, consulting and the public sector from around 50 countries worldwide, will discuss the role of innovation in solving global challenges and feature keynote presentations, […]

Man studying in an innovation intrapreneurship programme at Imperial College Business School

London school inspires intrapreneurship with this programme

May 29, 2019

Innovation starters

Aimed at industry managers looking to innovate successfully within their organisation, the Imperial College Business School has developed a hands-on programme entitled From Idea to Innovation: Inspiring Intrapreneurship.

Young Jeff Bezos interview on creating Amazon.com

‘Jeff Bezos 1997 Interview’

May 22, 2019

Golden Oldies

1997 The wealthiest man in the world today, Jeff Bezos explains how he came up with the idea for Amazon.com over 20 years ago.

Women’s Leadership Conference

April 30, 2019

Events

“Standing Up, Being Counted: Leaders Driving Change and Measuring Results” is the theme of the 15th annual Women’s Leadership Conference in New York. Organised by the Conference Board, the event convenes female and male innovation leaders to demonstrate how to drive change in 2019.

AI experts talk about its application in innovation

How innovation managers can apply AI to their business

April 24, 2019

News

In this video from McKinsey, Artificial Intelligence experts from some of the world’s leading technology-first organisations talk about how companies can apply AI to their business, now and in the future.

Ci2019

April 1, 2019

Events

On April 1st-3rd in Melbourne  the mission of Ci2019 (Creative Innovation 2019) is to help business leaders upgrade their organisations to Human Intelligence 2.0. It aims to explain the drivers of the current changes taking place, the implications for the future and the strategies and thinking that governments, businesses and individuals need to be successful, by […]

woman on computer taking an online course on creativity in business

3 creativity courses for innovation managers

March 29, 2019

Innovation starters

Now more than ever, understanding how creativity works and is triggered can enhance a culture of innovation within organisations. This means that, in order to drive a successful innovation programme, innovation managers should cultivate their creative mind to compete in business today. These three courses have been developed to do just that.

The Digital Transformation Conference 2019

March 28, 2019

Events

Twenty digital business leaders will be sharing their case studies, challenges and success stories at The Digital Transformation Conference 2019, which takes place in Boston (USA) on March 28th. The agenda is filled with presentations, fireside chats, panel discussions and networking opportunities, in an event designed to help innovation leaders navigate digital transformation.

two women techmakers collaborate on a white board

Women Techmakers mark International Women’s Day

February 28, 2019

Events

With this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) looking at how innovation and technology can provide unprecedented opportunities for women in the world today, to mark IWD19, Google’s Women Techmakers programme has kicked off its Global Event Series.