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.

AI Innovation Summit 2019

January 29, 2019

Events

The AI Innovation Summit is a two-day conference in San Francisco that engages, inspires and provides unique insights into cutting-edge practices. Welcoming some of the world’s most accomplished practitioners, thought leaders and vendors, the summit will also cover machine learning, measuring innovation, artificial intelligence and data science.

Women in Tech

January 10, 2019

Events

Women in Tech is a networking and investor event with the aim to foster the female entrepreneurial and investor ecosystem. The event seeks to make a difference by featuring keynote speakers and 5 pitches from female entrepreneurs, followed by networking.

a global representation of cities and startups

How startups and venture capital have gone global

November 29, 2018

Latest Reports

Although many American cities have long been home to thriving technological ecosystems, high-tech startups are expanding beyond the US and are growing significantly across the world, according to the report Rise of the Global Startup City. The Harvard Business Review analysed more than 100,000 venture deals across 600 countries and found that startups have truly […]

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 […]

Transformation 4.0: Digital Leadership, Disruptive Innovation & Design Thinking

November 14, 2018

Events

The inaugural Transformation 4.0 interactive forum exposes new ways of thinking and leading organisations in the digital economy. Featuring interactive discussions, case studies and expert insights, the event will discuss how technology is being used to push organisations into the digital age and about embracing an end-user-centric way of innovating.

WebSummit 2018 Lisbon with Tim Berners-Lee

The 3 key takeaways from the Web Summit

November 9, 2018

Innovation Network

The Mecca of the tech world, the Web Summit brought almost 70,000 tech experts, startup founders, CEOs, investors, government leaders, international media and influential personalities from a medley of industries in 166 countries to Lisbon, Portugal, between November 5th-8th. Here’s what we learnt.

Web Summit

November 5, 2018

Events

Considered “The best technology conference on the planet”, Web Summit brings the founders and CEOs of Fortune 500 companies, groundbreaking startups, policymakers, heads of state and world-class speakers to Lisbon in November.

students tossing graduation caps at world's most innovative universities

World’s most innovative universities are still in the US

October 22, 2018

Innovation Academy

The top 6 most innovative universities are American, according to Reuters’ ranking of the World’s Most Innovative Universities. Forty-six US institutions feature in the top 100, with Stanford University holding pole position for the fourth consecutive year. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Washington and the University […]

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.