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MACRON GIVES SUPPORT TO EU AGENCY FOR DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

French President Emmanuel Macron, in a much anticipated speech on future reform of the European Union given at the University of the Sorbonne in Paris on 26 September, gave his support to the creation of an EU agency for disruptive … Continue reading

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BUSINESS INSIGHT: MEET ROGER LA SALLE ON 5 OCTOBER IN MUNICH

Roger La Salle will be giving a one-day interactive workshop on 5 October in Munich entitled “Turbo Charge your Business”, together with Dr Tobias Adam of Magnify Innovation Consulting. The event offers a practical hands-on approach to innovation and opportunity … Continue reading

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CONFLICT CREATES INNOVATION

Article published in LinkedIn on 11 August by Jeff DeGraff, Dean of Innovation, Author and Thought Leader, which is an excerpt from his newly published book The Innovation Code. Conflict doesn’t have to be a bad thing. In fact, conflict is … Continue reading

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TWO ACADEMIC PAPERS CO-AUTHORED BY MAGNUS KLOFSTEN

TII member Magnus Klofsten, Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Linköping University in Sweden, has recently co-authored two academic papers on how incubators and science parks ensure a steady flow of tenants and talent. The first paper entitled “Sustainability-profiled incubators … Continue reading

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BUSINESS INSIGHT: INNOVATION ON DEMAND – YES IT WORKS

A new business insight provided by Roger La Salle, innovation thought leader and pioneer of “Matrix Thinking”™ Mr La Salle will be delivering a one-day workshop on Opportunity Capture at the TII Training School in Lyon (2-6 October 2017). Invest … Continue reading

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TOP THREE BLOGS ON INNOVATION TALENT

The innovation talent consultancy Swarm Vision recently carried out a study to find out how the theme of innovation talent is handled on innovation blogs. The starting premise was a 2010 report by CapGemini that found that “difficulty finding the … Continue reading

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EXPLORING MARKET FAILURES IN OPEN INNOVATION

Even if empirical evidence shows the innovation and performance benefits gained by the firms that adopt Open Innovation (OI), this paper written by Prof. Nola Hewitt-Dundas of the School of Management at Queen’s University Belfast and Prof. Stephen Roper of … Continue reading

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