Impact 2019

October 23, 2019

Events

October sees the return of Impact 2019, the conference designed for corporate innovation, strategy and R&D leaders. Over two days – 23rd and 24th October – in San Francisco (USA), innovation leaders from some of the world’s largest companies will share their learnings and advice. Attendees will also learn about metrics, governance, working with business units, personal […]

Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference

June 3, 2019

Events

Over three days in June, from the 3rd to the 5th, San Diego (USA) is the hosting city of the Gartner Tech Growth & Innovation Conference, an event that provides a detailed roadmap to achieve product and market success. Technology disruption and market opportunity, effective positioning and branding, new business models, winning strategies and product design […]

book with lights for innovation resolutions reading

The 4 innovation resolutions you should make this year

December 12, 2018

Selected Books

As we step into the New Year, innovation leaders are likely to be looking back at 2018 and assessing what they can improve to ensure their success in the coming year. To lend a helping hand, we have selected 4 books whose message should be your business resolutions for 2019.

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 […]

the results of high-performing business innovators

The 4 things you could learn from high-performing business innovators

November 14, 2018

Latest Reports

A study by CBInsight found that larger companies place the highest importance on innovation, but how do they become high-performing innovators? Here are 4 lessons that businesses can learn from those at the top of the pyramid when it comes to innovation-driven growth.

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.

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.

winning chess piece with crown in the digital talent war

How businesses can win the digital talent war

August 22, 2018

Innovation Factory

A few years after it was announced that the war for digital talent had begun, this reality represents one of the biggest challenges facing companies today. The only way businesses can win this war is by understanding their digital needs and taking a different approach to their talent strategy.

CEO talking to employee about digital transformation and talent

Digital transformation and talent on the minds of CEOs

August 14, 2018

Latest Reports

Digital business is still a top priority for CEOs, says this year’s Gartner’s CEO Survey, but it also noted several important shifts in CEO perspectives. The most significant change was how workforce-related issues now represent one of the biggest challenges for executives today.

Tim Harford gives a TEDTalk about the god complex and trial and error

Abandoning the God complex and embracing trial and error in innovation

July 26, 2018

Stay Tuned

Embracing randomness and making better mistakes is the moral of this 2011 TEDGlobal talk from economics writer Tim Harford. In “Trial, error and the God Complex”, the speaker touches on how the most successful complex systems have evolved through trial and error, through variation and selection.