As part of their mission to drive progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the UK’s DFID and Unilever have launched an open call for social enterprises to share their ideas, harnessing the power of open innovation through the TRANSFORM initiative.
International Research Conference on Sustainable Energy, Engineering, Materials and Environment (SEEME)
This conference offers a platform for worldwide researchers and scientists from academia, industry and government to discuss proposals and disseminate results on sustainable energy and materials and its impact on engineering and our Environment. The formation of lasting productive partnerships between the participants is also an objective of this conference. This research conference is open […]
The Climate-KIC Climathon, a global 24-hour climate change hackathon promoted by the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT), is looking for cities to host the event on 27 October.
Customer experience is at the very top of everyone’s priority list in 2017 – from the CEO to the CMO to the CIO. The emergence of new channels, new customer behaviors, new design breakthroughs, new customer expectations and new sources of customer data offer new opportunities to improve the CX and deliver sustainable competitive advantage. […]
Drones that deliver vaccines, medicine and blood transfusions in rural Rwanda, and a project that seeks to eradicate poaching by giving farmers education and access to premium markets for their products, are some of the winners of the Schwab Foundation’s 2017 Social Entrepreneurs awards.
This year, the R&D Innovation Summit will bring more leaders together who have been implementing successful R&D, developing innovation programs and supporting their company’s future development. Over the 2 days it will give you the knowledge to implement real techniques and strategies into your daily work.
Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic winners will take home a new and unique sort of medal, made from the small amounts of precious metals that can be found in mobile phones and small appliances.
Wearing recycled plastic on your feet has never been more fashionable. Both Nike and Adidas have developed innovative and sustainable techniques to create footwear from reprocessed plastic, and now a new US startup is selling shoes knitted from cast-off bottles.
Sustainable Innovation 2016 will provide a platform to discuss the opportunities and challenges related to Circular Economy innovation and design related to products, services, technologies and new business models. Delegates will come globally from large companies and SMEs, as well as academia, government and non-governmental organisations. The conference includes invited and refereed papers from academics, […]
The EUREKA Innovation Week 2016 in Stockholm combines the strategically important areas of the EUREKA network including international collaboration with a specific focus on Smart Cities with B2B meetings, high level key note speakers, EUREKA Innovation Award, exhibition and study visits.