Category Archives: People

TII PRESIDENCY CHANGES HANDS

At the TII Annual General Meeting in Sophia Antipolis (F) on 11 June 2019, Bruno Woeran (right in our photo) handed over as TII president to Martin McGurk, after two consecutive terms in the post. Under his presidency, Bruno oversaw … Continue reading

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EUROPEAN COMMISSION LAUNCHES RECRUITMENT OF EIC PROGRAMME MANAGERS

For the purpose of the launch and implementation of the enhanced European Innovation Council pilot, the European Commission wishes to recruit three to five EIC Programme Managers. They will be expected to make a major contribution to achieving breakthroughs in … Continue reading

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BUSINESS INSIGHT: THE SUM IS GREATER THAN THE PARTS

A new business insight provided by Roger La Salle, innovation thought leader and pioneer of “Matrix Thinking”™ An innovation in itself In a blog some months ago I highlighted research conducted by the Harvard Business School that revealed that the … Continue reading

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WINNERS OF 2019 EU PRIZE FOR WOMEN INNOVATORS ANNOUNCED

The Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation Carlos Moedas announced the four winners of the 2019 EU Prize for Women Innovators on 16 May at the VivaTech conference in Paris. The winners are: Irina Borodina (Lithuania), co-founder and CTO of … Continue reading

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BUSINESS INSIGHT: INNOVATION – INVENTION – COLLABORATION – PART 2

A new business insight provided by Roger La Salle, innovation thought leader and pioneer of “Matrix Thinking”™ Part 2 of a 2-part article Knowhow born of experience Young children are often very good at seeing what to them appears obvious, … Continue reading

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INNOV8RS PUBLISH RESULTS OF FIRST EVER INNOVATOR PROFILE STUDY

In 2018, the corporate innovators’ community Innov8rs, in partnership with FourSight, embarked on the first global research project to better understand who corporate innovators are from a cognitive perspective. Specifically, the goal of the study was to reveal the thinking … Continue reading

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ASTP LAUNCHES NEW BRAND IDENTITY

Twenty years after its foundation, ASTP has just released an updated brand identity at its annual conference in Dublin. It includes a new logo, colours and tagline: A World of Knowledge Transfer. The latter reflects the association’s twin goals of … Continue reading

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