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The IoT Solutions World Congress 2018 announces its first speakers

  • 13 June, 2018

The industrial internet of things event will feature more than 125 sessions across nine themes The IoT Solutions World Congress 2018 announces its first speakers The speaker schedule at the IoT Solutions World Congress (IoTSWC) is taking shape. From 16 to 18 October the industrial internet event, organized by Fira de Barcelona, will bring together more than 250 global experts to debate real applications of the IoT which are transforming dif...

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Europe’s Leading Car Manufacturers Announce Winners of Open Innovation Challenge to Reduce Emissions

  • 07 June, 2018

Barcelona, Europe’s leading car manufacturers, including Daimler, Volvo, Opel, Toyota, Volkswagen and CRF – the Research Center of FCA, together with the rest of ALLIANCE have announced the winners of the Lightweight Open Innovation Challenge (LOIC), which aims to reduce vehicle energy consumption and carbon emissions through innovative and affordable solutions to reducing the weight of cars. The four winners: F.Tech from Japan...

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How to implement an online open innovation marketplace at university-level

  • 06 June, 2018

In the framework of the european project Science2Society of which Innoget is a partner and pilot leader, Innoget produced the video How to implement an online open innovation marketplace at university-level as a training material for the pilot 3.7 Open Innovation Marketplace. Intended for technology transfer managers, licensing managers or innovation managers from universities, academia and research organizations, in this video ...

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Dealing with the Emerging Transformational Technologies

  • 04 May, 2018

Ahead of the Strategic Initiatives and Business Model Innovation conference, we spoke with Carlos Härtel, who is the Chief Technology & Innovation Officer for GE Europe, about the emerging transformational technologies. Which emerging technologies have the biggest potential to transform industry? Let me highlight two technologies here, which I think will be particularly impactful: The first is the Digital Twin, which ...

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Digital Transformation: the Journey of TVH Group to an Innovative Future

  • 26 April, 2018

  Ahead of the Strategic Initiatives and Business Model Innovation conference, we spoke with Mr. Kalman Tiboldi, Chief Business Innovation Officer of TVH Group about the major drivers of considering new business models and the right business opportunities for a new digital business model. What are the major drivers of considering new business models?  Nowadays digital technology is reshaping businesses and society...

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A New Wave Of Innovation Hubs Sweeping The World

  • 25 April, 2018

Around the world, in places like Barcelona, Paris, Buenos Aires and New York, there's an exciting new co-location concept spurring innovation: Multi-sector innovation hubs that span a range of business models, ownership structures, and physical layouts. The goal of all is to create a motivating work environment where businesses of all kinds can learn from each other, make connections, develop new skills, and get inspired to reach the next lev...

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Innovation Insider: Talking with Dr. Heiner Gers-Barlag, Team Leader Product & Packaging Scouting at Beiersdorf AG

  • 06 March, 2018

We are tracking down Innoget users in the world's most amazing companies to discover their thoughts on open innovation, where they see open innovation is headed, and learn more about how is the innovation culture within their organization. This week we chatted with Dr. Heiner Gers-Barlag, Team Leader Product & Packaging Scouting at Beiersdorf AG, one of the leading personal and skin-care manufacturers worldwide. As it ...

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Most viewed posts of the week: 2nd March 2018

  • 02 March, 2018

   It’s back! The most viewed posts of the week section returns to bring you the opportunity to not lose the top 3 most popular posts or to read it again. From now on, every Friday morning the team will head out to work to look back at the most viewed research, innovation and funding opportunities. Here are the posts of this week in case you missed them:   First place is for the job opportunity posted by Instit...

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Innovation Insider: Talking with Austin Kozman, R&D Director - External Innovation at PepsiCo

  • 14 February, 2018

We are tracking down Innoget users in the world's most amazing companies to discover their thoughts on open innovation, where they see open innovation is headed, and learn more about how is the innovation culture within their organization. This week we chatted with Austin Kozman, Ph.D and P.E., R&D Director - External Innovation at PepSico. As many of you already know, PepsiCo is a global food and beverage powerhouse w...

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ALLIANCE in collaboration with Innoget present an exclusive opportunity to enter the Lightweight Open Innovation Challenge

  • 13 February, 2018

Barcelona, the ALLIANCE project in collaboration with Innoget is offering an exclusive opportunity for Innoget users to submit their lightweight innovations to the ALLIANCE project technology call. The successful submission will be fast-tracked to the validation phase of the ALLIANCE Lightweight Open Innovation Challenge. Large and small companies, research centres, universities, and even individuals with innovative lightweighting technologies...

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Innovation Insider: A look inside innovation at Electrolux

  • 14 January, 2018

W e are tracking down Innoget users in the world's most amazing companies to discover their thoughts on open innovation, where they see open innovation is headed, and learn more about how is the innovation culture within their organization. This week we chatted with Manuel Silva, Open Innovation Project Manager at Electrolux. Electrolux shapes living for the better by reinventing taste, care and wellbeing experiences, making life...

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Innovation Insider: Chatting with Hester Tak from PhotonDelta

  • 04 January, 2018

PhotonDelta is an ecosystem focusing on the opportunities in Integrated Photonics. Having its center in Eindhoven (Netherlands), where various companies, organizations and knowledge institutes engage in Integrated Photonics activities, PhotonDelta's aim is to enable the creation of a new applications in various sectors, including telecommunications, automotive, medical, oil and gas, agriculture, etc. using the next generation of integrated ...

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Innovation Insider: Interviewing Robert Kirschbaum, Founder & CEO of SakuragiConsult

  • 02 January, 2018

W e are tracking down Innoget users in the world's most amazing companies to discover their thoughts on open innovation, where they see open innovation is headed, and learn more about how is the innovation culture within their organization. This week we interviewed Mr. Robert Kirschbaum, Founder and CEO of the strategy and innovation consultancy firm, SakuragiConsult. SakuragiConsult focuses on ultimate properties of materials, c...

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