ISPIM Connects Fukuoka

December 2, 2018

Events

The International Society for Professional Innovation Management holds this conference in Japan to tackle key global challenges that are relevant locally through innovation, such as population ageing, finding new sources of energy and developing a start-up ecosystem. At the event, visitors will engage with top innovation leaders from Asia-Pacific and beyond, learn about the Fukuoka […]

Global Innovation Forum 2018

November 14, 2018

Events

With presentations, panel debates, workshops, DemoLab, Teenage Innovators and a Start-up Stage, the forum brings together innovators, entrepreneurs and inventors to discuss the latest trends in innovation, design, creativity, R&D and new product development. Key speakers, global players and intense networking will define the agenda of the event, whose theme is ‘Be More Human’.

WebSummit 2018 Lisbon with Tim Berners-Lee

The 3 key takeaways from the Web Summit

November 9, 2018

Innovation Network

The Mecca of the tech world, the Web Summit brought almost 70,000 tech experts, startup founders, CEOs, investors, government leaders, international media and influential personalities from a medley of industries in 166 countries to Lisbon, Portugal, between November 5th-8th. Here’s what we learnt.

Athens named the european capital of innovation 2018

Athens named European Capital of Innovation 2018

November 6, 2018

Innovation Factory

With all eyes on innovation at the recent Web Summit, which took place in Lisbon earlier in November, it was the ideal stage to announce that the winner of the European Capital of Innovation 2018 was the City of Athens, with a prize of €1 million.

East Sweden Innovation Week

November 5, 2018

Events

From the 5th to the 11th of November, the East Sweden Innovation Week is filled with inspiration, professional development and networking. With the aim of strengthening the innovation climate of Östergötland, some of the leading innovation companies and entrepreneurs will be present at the event.

students tossing graduation caps at world's most innovative universities

World’s most innovative universities are still in the US

October 22, 2018

Innovation Academy

The top 6 most innovative universities are American, according to Reuters’ ranking of the World’s Most Innovative Universities. Forty-six US institutions feature in the top 100, with Stanford University holding pole position for the fourth consecutive year. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Washington and the University […]

Back End of Innovation 2018

October 17, 2018

Events

Taking place in Arizona in October, the Back End of Innovation 2018 brings the most forward-thinking companies and thought leaders who will share their insights on driving idea execution, building financial impact and enhancing cultural change.    

board members discuss innovation priority

Is innovation really a priority for business leaders today?

October 16, 2018

Latest Reports

Data has consistently shown that innovation leads to long-term business growth, quicker penetration of new markets and that all-important edge to compete in a digital economy. However, a recent study has revealed that board members globally do not rank innovation as a priority in their strategic challenges.

man holding lightbulb for innovative businesses in 2019

5 ways for companies to remain innovative in 2019

October 12, 2018

News

Founder of Digital Exits, Jock Purtle outlines the 5 key considerations for companies to remain innovative in the year ahead.

woman on computer studying for a course on an innovation mindset

Developing an innovation mindset at HEC Paris

September 26, 2018

Innovation starters

To respond to the growing needs of managers around the globe to find innovative and practical solutions to their business challenges, HEC Paris has developed an online executive certificate programme that enables them to seize new business opportunities, drive innovation and develop an entrepreneurial mindset.