Collaborative Innovation

By Innomine Group | Rule Nr.1 of the Innovation Age: Disrupt or be disrupted. Partnering with innovation ecosystem actors across regions, industries and how to make it work efficiently.

Why Europe needs a ‘Pact for Innovation’

<i>Roland Strauss is co-founder and Managing Director of Knowledge4Innovation the platform that brings together innovation leaders from the private,</i> …

Innovation

The Necessary Elements Of Corporate Innovation

The pursuit of innovation has pushed large companies to launch accelerators, incubators and hackathons. Some companies succeed in finding new ideas and others don’t. Why the disparity? How can companies crack the code and reap the most benefits from these investments? There are no easy answers, but …

Innovation

Great companies can come from anywhere

Britain's top tech firms growing 1,000pc a year

Could these fast-growing firms be bigger than Facebook within a few years?<p>The British companies most likely to become technology giants to rival Facebook and Google have been unveiled in a new report, which names 58 firms that could hit £100m in revenue in the next three to five years.<p>The so-called …

Startups

Top 10 Technology Trends Signal the Digital Mesh

We sit at the center of an expanding set of devices, other people, information and services that are fluidly and dynamically interconnected. This …

Internet of Things

Venture Activity in Lending Startups Boils in the Third Quarter

In the first three quarters of this year U.S.-based startup lenders raised $2.37 billion in venture capital, well more than double the entire haul by the sector in 2014, according to industry tracker Dow Jones VentureSource. In the third quarter alone, 15 startups took in $1.34 billion, versus $1 …

Venture Capital

The world’s most valuable start-ups

According to the latest valuation by the Wall Street Journal, Uber’s worth has now risen to $51 billion, securing its spot as the most valuable …

World Economic Forum

How can your company create a culture of innovation?

<i>It is counterintuitive to celebrate failures as well as successes. But that is precisely what needs to happen if companies wish to spark a culture of</i> …

Innovation

Governments must step up R&D in frontier technology

Countries should step up their investment in long-term R&D to develop frontier technologies that will reshape industry, healthcare and communications …

Innovation

Case Studies in Funding Innovation

Collection<p>These five case studies in funding innovation look at the realities of what it takes for philanthropy to fund breakthrough social …

Making innovation work

<i>Dirk Pilat, Deputy Director, OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation</i>Today, innovation is central to advanced and emerging economies …

Innovation

The Network | The Network

<b>Issy-les-Moulineaux</b>, <b>October 8, 2015</b> – Emmanuel Macron, Minister of Economy, Industry and Digital Affairs, today officially opened the first Cisco Innovation Center in France. Also present for the ceremony were John Chambers, Executive Chairman of Cisco, and Robert Vassoyan, CEO of Cisco France.<p>As …

Smart Cities

Moedas: Europe's industries have to go digital

<i>The European Commission will present its work programme for Horizon 2020, the EU's research and innovation programme for the next two years, on</i> …

Innovation

European Commission intensifies charm offensive to court startups

The Commission's initiative on startups has revamped its image, and is speeding up a campaign to catch the attention of Europe's entrepreneurs.

European News

Tech Companies Flock to Berlin

City now vies with London as startup capital of Europe<p>BERLIN—Ever since the Berlin Wall fell, as this city has healed, its office market has struggled amid cheap rents and ample empty space.<p>No longer.<p>Fast-growing technology companies feasting on Berlin’s educated youth and cheap prices have put a …

Germany

Global Tech Firms Brace for Tax Rules

OECD recommendations aim to stop multinational companies from avoiding billions in taxes<p>PARIS—Multinational companies are girding for new rules designed to force them to pay greater corporate income taxes in more countries where they operate, setting up potential clashes between Silicon Valley …

OECD

Disrupting beliefs: A new approach to business-model innovation

In a disruptive age, established business models are under attack. Discover how incumbent companies can reframe them.<p><b>Let’s face it:</b> business models …

Innovation

Silicon Valley Lets You Scale-up not Start-up

If one of the important graphs from Peter Thiel’s 2012 Stanford class on Startups told the story of how power laws affect investor returns, startup …

Silicon Valley

Samsung says startups are its secret sauce

Samsung said on Monday that its evolution as a company depends on “cultivating deep relationships” with startups and startup ecosystems, not just in the U.S. but around the world.<p>The South Korean tech giant, probably still best known for its hugely successful line of Galaxy smartphones that go head …

Startups

Making Sense of the FinTech Startup Ecosystem

At this time, we are tracking 1,425 FinTech companies across 19 categories, with a combined funding amount of $30.37B. These are relatively new …

FinTech

How Useful Is the Theory of Disruptive Innovation?

Legacy costs, such as labor contracts with expensive provisions, weakened incumbent steel companies like Bethlehem Steel Corp. Image courtesy of …

Disruption

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Big Data

Chapter 4: Innovation in Agriculture and Food Systems in the Digital Age<p>Chapter 5: Digital Technologies Transforming Indian Agriculture<p>Chapter 6: …

Innovation

Harnessing the Power of Entrepreneurs to Open Innovation

WHAT IS THE DIGITAL COLLABORATION INDEX?<p>How important will digital innovation be in improving your company’s overall business performance over the …

Innovation