World Class Digital Transformation & Innovation 2018

March 21, 2018

Events

Through a mix of case-study presentations, interactive roundtable discussions, Q&A sessions and hands-on workshops, the conference provides a diverse and inspiring perspective on the digital future. The multi-stream format allows visitors to create their own programme, move freely between the conferences and choose the sessions of most interest and relevance.

Open Innovation Kongress 2018

March 19, 2018

Events

Considered one of the major trends in the innovation sector, the Open Innovation Congress Baden-Württemberg 2018 – Mine.Your. Our Success In Innovation will focus on political strategies to support Open Innovation, best practices, the role of new tools like makerspaces or pop-up laboratories and new chances by technical development.  The audience will be able to […]

Innovation Summit Africa

March 6, 2018

Events

The Economist’s Innovation Summit Africa looks at the tech revolution in several African countries, in key areas such as banking and telecommunications, and how digital transformation can hold the promise of significantly accelerating growth for the continent.    

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Is blockchain technology innovation the infrastructure of the future?

January 4, 2018

Spotlight

Cryptocurrency and blockchain adviser Markus Wyss tells us why he believes that the innovation possibilities of blockchain technology are limitless.

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How cyber security will affect innovation management in 2018

December 27, 2017

Innovation Factory

Over the last two decades, the Internet and online tools have become increasingly important for innovation managers to promote new types of innovation. But as businesses migrate online and adopt more innovative interactions, the risks of cyber security are growing considerably.

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How universities are producing a new generation of innovators

December 13, 2017

Innovation Academy

A few months ago, for the third consecutive year, Stanford University was named the world’s most innovative university. But while it has always been at the forefront of innovation – it is home to the d.school and breeds the best web talent in the world –, the Silicon Valley college doesn’t stand alone in fostering innovation and entrepreneurship at a higher education level.

Looking ahead to business innovation in 2018

The top 5 business innovation trends for 2018

December 7, 2017

Innovation Factory

The year 2017 saw a rapid pace of digital transformation in global business, and the coming year will be no different. From AI to the fundamental power of the people, we look at the top 5 trends that are set to define business innovation in 2018.

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Why companies should invest in innovation to compete in a digital economy

December 1, 2017

Innovation Factory

At the 4th World Internet Conference (WIC) in Wuzhen, which drew to a close yesterday, China announced that its digital economy reached 22.58 trillion yuan ($3.4 trillion) in 2016, accounting for nearly a third of the national GDP. The same report said that 22% of the world’s current GDP is closely related to digital economy.

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How innovation still drives the world’s oldest brands

October 27, 2017

Innovation Factory

The global consumer goods corporation Procter & Gamble (P&G) is celebrating its 180th anniversary, yet it has managed to keep its innovation pace, alongside a growing number of agile, disruptive startups and hot new companies. One of Forbes’ World’s Most Innovative Companies, P&G isn’t the only centenarian brand to have kept its edge.

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These 35 innovators under 35 are shaping what comes next

October 12, 2017

Innovation Factory

MIT Technology Review has released its “35 Innovators Under 35” annual outlook, including some of the most talented, brilliant young minds in the areas of energy, materials, transportation, biotechnology, communications, web and computer hardware. Know more here.