Gartner Catalyst Conference

August 12, 2019

Events

Game changers such as cloud, big data, mobile, DevOps, analytics, SaaS, Artificial Intelligence and the Internet of Things (IoT) are advancing rapidly, so the aim of the Gartner Catalyst Conference 2019 is to equip attendees with the latest technology trends and master the skills that digital business transformation demands. The conference takes place in from […]

innovation book in the grass for summer innovation reading list

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.

InfoShare 2019

May 8, 2019

Events

InfoShare will bring over 6,000 attendees, 200 speakers, 500 startups and 10 side events to Gdansk in May. The tech conference attracts developers, startups, investors, executives, innovation leaders, marketers and media who are looking to explore and find inspiration in the world of technology.

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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.

Think 2019

February 12, 2019

Events

Between February 12th-15th, IBM hosts the conference Think 2019 in San Francisco (USA). Promising to sharpen skills, provide hands-on experience with the latest technology and extend visitors’ professional network while having fun in the process, the conference features educational opportunities, expert guidance, demonstrations and entertainment.

Employees holding up ideas for creativity

Lift the lid on employee creativity to drive innovation

February 6, 2019

Innovation Factory

Whether it’s creating new products or finding new ways to grab customers’ attention, creativity is the backbone of innovation, and in the workplace, it is more important than ever to stay competitive. Companies struggling to push for innovation should not underestimate the creativity of their workforce. We share 3 ways to encourage employees to share their brilliance and feel confident they will be heard.

yearly planner of innovation events for 2019

This is your innovation events calendar for 2019

December 27, 2018

Events

Innovation, technology and future trends are always on the mind of innovation leaders. To keep on top of things and stay up to date, we have gathered the 12 innovation events for your diary for 2019 – one for every month of the year.

headphones playing the best innovation podcasts of 2018

Our pick of the 7 best innovation podcasts of 2018

December 4, 2018

Stay Tuned

Podcasts have become an essential source of news, knowledge and inspiration for business leaders, innovation managers and entrepreneurs. As the year draws to a close, the Innovation Matrix team has picked the 7 best podcasts of 2018 to inspire you in the year ahead.

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Design thinking and innovation for directors and entrepreneurs

November 21, 2018

Innovation starters

A research trip, a VIP behind-the-scenes experience or a ‘design safari’. This is how people have described the Design Thinking and Innovation Week from the Future London Academy, which takes place in the British capital between March 18-22, 2019.

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 […]