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.

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How to launch innovation in schools

October 23, 2019

Innovation starters

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Microsoft have joined forces to empower educators to become change leaders, with the course ‘Launching Innovation in Schools’.

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Nondisruptive creation: rethinking innovation and growth

September 10, 2019

Spotlight

Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne, authors of the bestseller Blue Ocean Strategy, want to dispel the myth that innovation must be disruptive.

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The innovation manager’s summer reading list

August 2, 2019

Selected Books

August is often that month when you finally have time to pick up a book. If you need inspiration, we’ve gathered the latest reads for innovation managers. From hiring tips to scaling innovation, Big Tech concerns to the power of crazy ideas, these books are bound to provide plenty of food for thought this summer.

International Conference on SΜΕs, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

July 29, 2019

Events

The 16th Annual International Conference on SΜΕs, Entrepreneurship and Innovation: Management – Marketing – Economic – Social Aspects brings together academics and researchers of all areas of Business, Economics, Management, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, MIS and Law, Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Technology and Industrial Dynamic. It is organised by the Center for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (CSME), in Athens this […]

TED Interview with Kai-Fu Lee on the future of AI

Podcast: Kai-Fu Lee on the future of AI

July 3, 2019

Stay Tuned

In this recent TED Interview podcast, the curator of TED Chris Anderson speaks to technologist Kai-Fu Lee about the battle between the West and China in Artificial Intelligence, and what it means for the future of work.

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, […]

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How the world’s leading brands are using big data  

June 12, 2019

Innovation Factory

Terms like big data are often associated to applications related to fields like banking, healthcare manufacturing. But as organisations are coming to realise – and if not, they should be –, big data analytics is an important investment across all industries, and some of the world’s largest corporations are leading the way.

The AI Summit

June 12, 2019

Events

The AI Summit is the world’s largest conference and exhibition dedicated to Artificial Intelligence. The event brings together leading AI innovators, from corporate giants to inspiring startups and thought leaders. Taking place on June 12th-13th, the summit looks at the practical implications of AI for enterprise organisations and the actual solutions transforming business productivity

Social Innovation Summit 2019

June 4, 2019

Events

“Business Innovation meets Social Transformation” is the motto of the Social Innovation Summit, an annual event that represents a global convening of black swans and wayward thinkers. The event convenes the world’s most potent leaders, thinkers, and practitioners with an unwavering bias towards action and a push towards scale.