• Rocket Space Starts Rocket U, an Educational and Talent Boot Camp Program to Fuel Tech Economy

    Rocket U program offers a wide range of technical immersion programs, professional development courses, developer boot camps and leadership education intensives for professionals and entrepreneurs for all stages of their career growth....

  • Moving from IP to Open Source – Adopting a Policy of Open Innovation to the Gamut of Synthetic Biology

    Patents have been the norm in the growth and development of bio technology. But the US Supreme Court has ruled out genes patenting....

  • MIMOS Bhd Actively Invites Developing Countries to Adapt to its Open Innovation Platform

    MIMOS is eager to cut down the continuing dependency of developing countries on western ICT technology. Instead it wants to foster self innovative development and growth....

  • Nigerian ICT Business to Benefit from Open Innovation

    Dell Enterprise business Manager in Nigeria, Akin Banuso, has said that open innovation will help spur the growth of ICT in Nigeria. He said that there were three major networking trends in play currently – convergence, distributed networks, and software defined networks. Of these convergence is the most important. While earlier server, storage, and network administrators worked independently, modern needs required a converged solution. Apart from this software defined networking would also he...

  • Manish Gupta Is Director of Xerox Research Center, India

    Xerox has named Manish Gupta as its vice-president and Director of Xerox Research Center in India. His responsibilities will include capturing innovation opportunities for Xerox in India and other emerging markets. This is expected to help strengthen the brand globally as a provider of document and business process services....

  • Open Innovation – the Keys to Success

    Technological advances have made it possible for people in the sidelines to innovate. However, they need certain attributes before they succeed. These are the ability to spot cool technology, that is, technology with possibilities; spot interesting problems that are difficult to solve but have potential; have an interest in something more than just making money; have an entrepreneurial spirit and refuse to let go until they have solved the problem; and finally have a partnership with one person ...

  • CARIFESTA XI to Focus on Youth, Environment, and Creativity

    Two parts of the CARIFESTA XI were declared open on Monday – the Youth Village and the Caribbean Market Place for the Arts. The Youth Village in Suriname has been built around the concept of environment friendliness. The Market Place for the Arts is meant to bring together creative artists and their customers in a span of four days. The authorities expect this interaction to build relationships that last longer and help showcase the talent of the artists....

  • CloudFounders to Unveil Software Defined Storage Portfolio at VMworld

    CloudFounders, a leader in cloud computing, is set to reveal its software defined storage solution at VMworld in San Francisco. The product, Open vStorage, is the first VM centric storage solution that will combine the functions of SAN, high-speed SSD caching, offsite replication, compression, and encryption. Though the software will be unveiled officially only in August, many organizations have already tested the Proof of Concept product. CloudFounders has been working on this product for over ...

  • Carnegie Mellon’s Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund’s (OFEF) Selects Five Startups for Investment

    OFEF offers support to startups by Carnegie Mellon University alumni graduating out of CMU within the last five years....

  • PARC Joins hands with Cleantech Open to Speedup Sustainable Technologies in USA

    PARC a fully owned subsidiary of Xerox has been actively involved from 2002 with cleantech innovations. Its operations range from energy management, solar power, batteries, printing, chemistry and water treatment....

  • Increasing Competitiveness Using Open innovation

    At the Discovery annual IT Conference 2013 held at Pretoria, Stefan Lindegaard, the author of Open Innovation Revolution, said that life was not easy for innovators and intrapreneurs. They have to frequently fight against those dedicated to maintaining the status quo. The innovators are typically dedicated and driven to succeed and push their ideas in the face of opposition. Companies that adopt a philosophy of Open Innovation and welcome new ideas from both within and outside the enterprise are...

  • Rolls-Royce India Open Innovation Program (IOiN-RR) Launched in India on 24th July 2013

    Rolls Royce is looking beyond its traditional operation areas for new and potentially beneficial technologies and techniques in India through its IOiN-RR program....

  • Pros and Cons of Open Innovation

    The biggest claim of Open Innovation is reduced R&D costs. Innovators can be compensated through potential partnerships cutting out guaranteed salaries....

  • Bezos Center for Innovation at the Museum of History & Industry

    The Bezos Center for Innovation will open on October 12 at the Museum of History & Industry at Seattle. This center will focus on engaging the youth of the region on the importance of innovation....

  • Designing Museum Exhibits and Open Source Collaboration

    Museums are turning to open source movement through online platforms. They are using fast growing technologies to actively invite audience participation and open source collaboration from experts worldwide....

  • APQC Report Identifies the Best Open Innovation Practices

    APQC, a leader in best practices and benchmarking research, has studied many leading companies that have been using open innovation to generate new ideas and identified 11 key practices....

  • Winners of Heineken Ideas Brewery Crowd Sourcing Platform 60+ Declared

    Heineken’s unusual three month long contest with exciting creative concepts aimed at 60+ consumer segment ended with its announcement of the top three winners. They share the $ 10,000 prize....

  • Mimos Offers Open Innovation Platform to Malaysian ICT Companies

    Mimos has unveiled an Open innovation Platform that Malaysian ICT companies can use to develop their products. The company believes that this will spur the local ICT industry to become more innovative and develop new products as they will no longer be tied down by a lock down system....

  • Kiwifruit Vine Health Uses Open Innovation to Find Ways of Combating Psa-V

    Kiwifruit Vine Health is using open innovation methods to obtain the best scientific methods to combat Psa-V in the fruit grown in New Zealand, according to the Zespri General Manager of science and innovation, Dr. David Tanner....

  • Obtaining First Mover Advantage from Open Innovation

    Open innovation combines external and internal inputs using crowdsourcing and other technologies to come up with new ideas. Many multinationals such as Unilever and Starbucks have benefited from this....

  • Idea to Value

    Idea to Value is a community about improving everyone's ability to generate new ideas and turn them into something amazing. Our insights come from experts in Innovation Management, Psychology, Neuroscience, Art, Business Leadership and many more. Our articles and media on creativity and innovation help people like you break through whatever is stopping your ideas from happening and figuring out how to make your innovations successful. We also have a large collection of templates and tools only a...

  • Ozan Varol's Weekly Contrarian

    We’re genetically programmed to follow the herd. Thousands of years ago, conformity to our tribe was essential to our survival. If you didn’t conform, you’d be ostracized, rejected, or worse, left for dead. Not anymore. Continued success in the modern world requires continued innovation. The ability to disrupt established methods and find new ways of looking at old ideas is one of the most sought-after qualifications in all fields. It’s a super power that allows you to be right when o...

  • Innovation Training

    Guest authors and innovation experts from many different industries contribute articles each week to the Innovation Training blog....

  • Thinkfuture

    Innovation blog focusing on strategies and tactics for running internal innovation programs, advice for startups and entrepreneurs, and discussion of future trends in many areas: the future of work, the future of customer interaction and the future of sales....

  • InventHelp Blog

    The InventHelp company blog focuses on covering innovation topics and educating inventors in every stage of the invention process. Topics include: innovation prototyping, patenting, manufacturing, licensing, pitching, public relations, marketing, and business....

  • Innovation Stories

    Innovation stories is a research project to talk about innovation in the form of comics. Comics allow to present abstract concepts as stories that are easy to connect to real life experiences at daily work. The purpose is to provide professionals a better understanding of innovation management and a critical view of popular practices. It has been created from observations, interviews and literature on innovation and decision making. The author is Ernesto Gutiérrez, PhD from KTH, Royal Institute...

  • New Atlas

    Previously known as Gizmag, New Atlas is a magazine about the amazing potential of human endeavor. From atom-sized engines to DNA-scanning smartphones to space-faring sailing ships to virtual reality worlds and beyond, we examine how new discoveries, products and technological innovations affect our ability to interact with and understand the the people around us and the world we share....

  • ISPIM Innovation Insights

    ISPIM Innovation Insights is a collection of articles on the latest thinking in innovation management written by innovation professionals from around the world. This is combined with a series of video interviews taken at ISPIM's worldwide innovation events. These interviews cover commentary about the latest thinking and details about research projects as well as some conference presentations....

  • IdeaSpies

    The purpose of this platform is to encourage innovation by encouraging us to see the clever ideas around us. You can see ideas already on the platform by category: artistic, dining, healthcare, NFP and wellbeing. You can share and rate them and see them by most recent and most popular. You can also post ideas you've seen that are inspiring and clever. It's a purely positive platform that's both fun and useful....

  • Whats Happening

    The Whats Happening blog page gives an overview of any news, upcoming events, or industry insight from the Happen experts. It includes current goings on within the company, as well mas the direction it's taking, with insight on the industry as a whole from the viewpoint of those on the front line day to day. It features opinions and insights on current trends in the industry, future markets and how innovation blends into peoples day to day lives....

  • Everything Intrapreneurship

    Hosted by the team behind the Intrapreneurship Conference, the #1 glocal platform for corporate innovators, this is your place to watch talks and case studies on demand, stay fresh with best practices and new ideas, and join live sessions by experts... Everything Intrapreneurship!...

  • Greatest. Idea. Ever.

    Features original ideas from the author in addition to highlighting all of the latest ideas, inventions, and innovations that are changing the world we live in on a daily basis. Quirky yet informative, the blog aims to spread the word about great ideas in hopes that the discussion may lead to further innovation....

  • Reverse the process of climate change.

    we can fight climate change, pollution,poverty etc by introducing rooftop plantation all over the world.Roof top plantation should be in govt buildings ,buses,taxi and other vehicles having roof.This will help us to create a fresh, pollution free environment especially in cites all over the world.Laws can be implemented to make rooftop plantation mandatory for each and every building in cities.Birds,butterflies and various insects have become perish in cities.Rooftop plantation will bring back ...

  • Eat Innovation

    This blog is the result of my passions added to my satisfaction in “translating” a farfetched science into accessible readings for all those who are not familiar with this area. I believe science and foods must be available to everyone, and innovation is the way for it. This is my contribution to this cause. Try Eat Innovation in English or in Portuguese....

  • On Innovation

    On Innovation looks into the best practices coming from Silicon Valley, from management practices to solving difficult problems. The blog focuses on decision making, rapid reasoning, processes and applications of methodologies of the most innovative techniques. The author is followed by Brian Chesky AIrbnb CEO, IBM watson and Microsoft Bizspark, he gained his education at Stanford's d'school and Oxford University's Social Entrepreneurship program. Mark is also the California Representative of ...

  • Idébloggen (The idea blog, in Swedish.)

    I den här bloggen ger vi dig insikter och spaningar om idé- och innovationsarbete runt om i världen. Vi delar även nyheter om Wide Ideas, vår digitala plattform för idéutveckling och innovation, samt ger nyttiga tips om hur du kan använda Wide Ideas för att engagera människor i utvecklingen av din organisation....

  • Uncommon Sense

    Our Uncommon Sense Principles express the way we look at the world. They guide our thinking, sharpen our focus and help us remain curious about the people and places around us. Each month, we explore one of these Uncommon Sense Principles in depth on our blog. The articles, stories and other bits and bobs that we share are all designed to help you dive deeper, and apply a little Uncommon Sense to your own life and work....

  • Innovator Maker

    I love to read and get inspiration from well written, thought-provoking authors that challenge the "accepted way of doing things". I frequent HBR.org, the Economist, NY Times, and tons of business/non-fiction books. Discovering new innovation with a healthy dose of curiosity helps spark my own creative processes to "Beat the Status Quo" and not rest on my laurels. To track my reading, I created a queue or list for articles and books but it really became more of just another list, I had to main...

  • Aranca | China’s Car Population May Peak With Regulatory Caps

    Auto sales in China slowed considerably over the nine months leading up to September 2015. Sales growth has decelerated, falling from 12.3% in 2013 and 7% in 2014 to around 0.3% in 2015. This decline is primarily ascribed to the country’s economic slowdown, a slump in her stock market, and increasing regulatory changes — to check traffic congestion and air pollution —that curb car ownership in a growing number of cities. While growth in the new car market has been decelerating, the used ...

  • Innovate UK Blog

    Innovate UK is the UK's innovation agency. We work with people, companies and partner organisations to find and drive the science and technology innovations that will grow the UK economy....