Governing innovation extensively doubles revenue growth


A recent report by Accenture has found that fewer than one in eight companies govern innovation extensively. The report, which examines how innovation is and will likely be governed in the future, found that only 12% of companies govern innovation […].

5 Use Cases for Blockchain in Government


For governments, this can have implications well beyond cryptocurrency. Here are five likely use cases for blockchain technology in government applications. Increased Transparency Every government consists of its voters and is accountable to them.

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Three Inside Stories of Innovation in Government


Governments are increasingly turning to crowdsourcing and open innovation to encourage citizens across the spectrum to weigh in with ideas, opinions, and perspectives. The post Three Inside Stories of Innovation in Government appeared first on IdeaScale.

Why Government is Essential for Private Sector Innovation

Destination Innovation

The remarkable thing which Mazzucato points out is that all these technologies were initially funded partly or wholly by government (and usually defence) agencies. No-one is claiming that governments or defence agencies created the iPhone.

Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

Technological Revolutions and the Governance Gap

Tim Kastelle

The problem that Shoshana Zuboff outlines in her book The Age of Surveillance Capitalism is one of governance. The disconnect between technological change and organisational change (norms, managerial practice, institutions and culture) can be called a Governance Gap.

Technological Revolutions and the Governance Gap

Tim Kastelle

The problem that Shoshana Zuboff outlines in her book The Age of Surveillance Capitalism is one of governance. The disconnect between technological change and organisational change (norms, managerial practice, institutions and culture) can be called a Governance Gap.

Quickly Acquiring Solutions to Government Problems



Sustainable Innovation at the Government Level: What It Is and Why It Matters


On the government level, sustainable innovation is an important goal that cannot be overlooked. Governments face numerous innovation challenges caused by the use of products and services that damage the earth.

Amazing PLM Governance

Innovation Excellence

Now we need effective governance models in place to help. Governance Innovation Product Innovation Strategy Business Results Governance Models Governance Team Medical Device PLM PLM product innovation Product Lifecycle Management

Strengthening Democracy using Real Time Governance


What is real time governance? Real Time Governance is an ideal democratic and citizen empowerment process where citizen involvement is amplified using online feedback platforms such that “opinion” translates into governmental policy. How to make real time governance truly effective?

Understanding Data Governance and Who Should Own It


Data governance is the foundation for managing data efficiently and making the organization’s data reliable and trustworthy. The tenets of data governance are to establish methods, layout clear responsibilities and develop robust processes to standardize, protect and store data.

From Invisible to Visible: A Look at Transparency in Government Innovation


One of the challenges to innovation in government is a lack of insight into what citizens have to offer in the way of innovative strategies. Governments are aware of the increasing need to capture perspectives and insights of citizens to spark the innovation process.

New Report Examines Trends in Government Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Government is perhaps not renowned for being particularly innovative, but a recent report from the OECD sets out to showcase some innovative government policies from around the world in recent years.

Governing Innovation: The recipe for portfolio growth

The Inovo Group

This is nowhere more true than in the practice of innovation and within the practice of innovation, to its ‘governance’. By governance, we mean who makes the rules and how, who enforces the rules and how and who has what decision rights.

Innovation in Local Government


Today’s world is more volatile, complex, ambiguous and uncertain than ever.

Leading Innovation within Government Agencies: What to Drive and What to Avoid


The post Leading Innovation within Government Agencies: What to Drive and What to Avoid appeared first on Innovation Management. As innovation professionals, we too often look for inspiration from organizations such as Apple, Amazon, Tesla, Spotify, Google, etc.

Local Government


The pressure on local government to get key investment, resource allocation and delivery model decisions right has never been greater. Increasing demand for services, rapid technology change and the constant requirement to invest in asset construction and renewal are forcing local government to reconsider traditional business models. The status quo is no longer an option for local government.

Technology Innovation in Local Government


San Francisco became the first major city to enforce open data laws and is currently #3 in the country in quality of data

Environmental, Social, and Governance Strategy in the Workplace


Environmental, social and governance strategy (ESG) refers to the three central factors in measuring the sustainability and ethical impact of an investment in a company or business. The post Environmental, Social, and Governance Strategy in the Workplace appeared first on IdeaScale.

US Government’s $2 Trillion infrastructure plan – will it create public value?

Faisal Hoque

The post US Government’s $2 Trillion infrastructure plan – will it create public value? Creativity | Innovation homepage-recent Leadership | Management Government Infrastructure innovation Leadership & Management Management Measurement Outcome Public Sector

Government Innovations: Past, Present, and Future

Phil McKinney

Blog Case Studies Leadership government government industry government innovation government innovations innovation innovation culture killer innovation technology innovationThe world is moving forward. Some countries get left behind, while some move ahead.

Four Simple Layers to Frame Government Innovation for the Next Presidential Administration and Beyond

Innovation Excellence

Today, the concept of government innovation has rapidly moved to the top of the public policy dialogue with the increasing recognition that, like private industry, government should push itself to innovate and transform how it delivers services to its citizens.

The secret to this government department’s innovation success: Small teams

Idea to Value

Is it possible for government agencies to innovate? And in the case of the US Government: a startup mentality. The federal government is the largest institution in the world, and spends $86 billion annually just on IT projects. Pair these people with dedicated civil servants already working in government. Target their effort to the most mission critical, life-changing services that government offers. Yes, if they use the right people.

Blockchain in Government, Venture Capital and Cryptocurrency Outlook with Mohit Mamoria


Blockchain is one of ten key technologies that will drive the Next Economy , and there isn’t a day that goes by where a new advance is made in its application towards something interesting in banking, government, insurance, transportation as well as other domains.

Why Does the Government Need Innovation Now?


The Partnership for Public Service, Deloitte, and Hay Group recently released their 2014 report on the Best Places to Work in the Federal Government. These agencies have also consistently ranked higher than their other government counterparts for innovation.

The Key Challenges of Government Innovation


Speakers from a range of agencies as diverse as the FDA and the US Coast Guard presented best practices on creating actionable change in government. Strategy communications government incentives innovators milestones open nation outreach public sectorLast month, leaders in public sector innovation gathered to discuss ways of crowdsourcing new solutions to longstanding problems at IdeaScale’s Open Nation DC.

5 Government Innovation Initiatives You Should Know About

Innovation Excellence

Government Innovation Act Australia Business Incubation grants Idea incubation NSW QLD research state governments

Looking to 2020 and Beyond: Innovation for Trust-Building in Local Government


It probably comes as no surprise that, according to Pew Research, trust in government is at an all-time low. An abysmally low 17 percent of Americans believe they can trust government to do what is right either all of the time or some of the time.

Innovation in governments: Far Horizons?

Norbert Bol

The blog “ the sustainability innovation paradox ” triggered quite some discussions the last few weeks on the role of governments in innovations. On the one side governments stimulate innovation but also hinder innovation due to regulatory policies.

Business Model Innovation in Local Government


In recent years, prominent corporations have geared towards acting more like Startup organizations, because it’s the environment most conducive to innovation

How the U.S. government can boost startups, innovation, and jobs!

Innovation Excellence

Creativity Government Innovation Policy jobs StartupThe Jumpstart Our Business Startups (JOBS) Act was signed into law by President Obama in May 2012. The idea was to relax regulations that prevented or slowed early stage investments by non-institutional investors.

Secure Innovation Management for US Government-Wide Mandates


In 2011 the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released a government-wide cloud security memo and guidance policy known as the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). To learn more about IdeaScale’s FedRAMP offering for government, get in touch with me.

Government has a big Role to play in Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Government Apple ARPANET cern DARPA iphone Steve JobsSteve Jobs announced the iPhone to the world on 9 January 2007. This iconic product became a sensational success and propelled Apple to become the most valuable company on Earth.

Government Funding: Does It Help Or Hurt Innovation?

Phil McKinney

Governments around the world are beginning to see just how much the everyday citizen, the small business owner, or a startup can change the world. Blog Case Studies Leadership Measuring Callahan Innovation EU Government Funding Horizon 2020 New Zealand U.S. Government

What Should We Do When The Government Makes And Industry Takes?

Digital Tonto

Virtually every technological wonder and miracle cure that we enjoy today has its roots in some government program Related posts: We Need To Innovate The Science Business Model. 4 Government. [[ This is a content summary only.

Governance, Reporting & Communications

Innovation Leader

This report collects the best insights from innovation execs at companies like Johnson & Johnson, ExxonMobil, and others, including recommendations from our members

Strategies for Maximizing Government Employees for City Crowdsourcing


City governments all have the same goal: to improve their communities for their citizens in a smarter and more creative way. An issue that local government leaders run into is in creating both cost-effective and efficient solutions to issues that citizens think are important.

The Government and the IoT: New problems require new solutions

Innovation Excellence

The government, usually the last to adopt any type of technological innovation, is now finding use for the IoT as well (although some might argue that the large-scale network required by the IoT makes it. Government Innovation Internet of Things

How to Innovate in Government | Collective Campus


A combination of values, processes, systems and resource allocation procedures prevent Government from adopting the behaviours and mindsets required to effectively support innovation

How to make sure the U.S. government’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan doesn’t get wasted

Faisal Hoque

government’s $2 trillion infrastructure plan doesn’t get wasted appeared first on Faisal Hoque :: Entrepreneur | Author. Outcomes and values are changes in conditions that make a positive difference. They generally begin with a verb (e.g.,

Learn How to Build a Data Governance Dream Team

Innovation Excellence

Continue reading → Governance Technology UncategorizedIn today’s digital economy, innovation is fueled by the insights company leaders have concerning their own organizations. To effectively run a business, you need good information and data.

The Debate Between the US Government and the Tech Industry About Encryption, Explained

Innovation Excellence

Government Technology Donald Trump encryption Hillary Clinton politics Presidential Politics SecurityIn an unusually contentious political season, there seems to be one thing that unites leaders from both parties: the need to thwart terrorists using encrypted messages.