Phasing the Energy Transition by Technology and Horizon Management

Paul Hobcraft

Innovation is the key enabler to turning our world from a fossil-led one into one based on renewables. For this to happen, our focus today should be fully on low-carbon technologies and their technical realization. Innovation applied has three value points here 1.

Technology, inspiration and connected innovation

Paul Hobcraft

I have been virtually attending the Siemens SPS Event this week taking technology, inspiration and connected innovation to a new level. You can’t fail to learn of several new concepts or innovations within this portfolio offered.

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Energy technology needs more rapid innovation cycles

Paul Hobcraft

I have been consuming the latest flagship report, released today, 10th September 2020, by the IEA called “ Energy Technology Perspectives 2020. That is an awful lot of innovation to get us to a clean energy transition from where we are today.

Investing in Women Through Technology Training

Business and Tech

For female executives, entrepreneurs, and managers looking to start or grow their business operations, using available resources and technologies is beneficial, along with getting input from seasoned professionals.

A Strategic Approach to Open Innovation

Speaker: Jeffrey Phillips, Senior Consultant, OVO Innovation

This action-packed session examined the critical questions you should ask as you establish an open innovation framework: which technologies or ideas? Which partners and how many? Which methods? By taking a strategic approach to open innovation, you’ll find the right ideas or partners more effectively, and you’ll accelerate new products to market more quickly. This was a great session you don’t want to miss.

What is exponential growth in technology?

Idea to Value

Some technology seems to improve gradually over time, and continuously get incrementally better through small steps. We call this incremental innovation. But what about technology which seems to be improving at incredibly fast rates? Innovation Exponential Technology

Innovation adoption in the technology lifecycle for Energy Translation

Paul Hobcraft

Technological innovation has a central role to play in the Energy Transition currently being undertaken throughout the world. This journey of decarbonization can be a journey over many years, and this is where having a very highly focused group focusing on technology innovation will significantly help make the transitions needed, hopefully in a well thought through structured way. Lastly, innovation needs to achieve an affordably decarbonize industrial transition.

Technology Not Always the Key to Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Humans love technology and often we make the mistake of thinking that technology is the only path to innovation. Alternative … Continue reading → Innovation Technology farming organic sustainability vineyards wine

Good Design Makes Technology Disappear

Innovation Excellence

The late Clayton Christensen wrote a little book called The Innovator’s Dilemma that many of you I’m sure have read.

We are falling badly behind on our invention in technology for the Energy Transition

Paul Hobcraft

No energy transition will be achieved without invention and innovation, yet we are failing badly at present to fund research, development and in deployment. So let me get back to what this post is about, providing critical reference points on technologies we need to improve and innovate.

How Technology is Empowering the Modern Property Manager

Business and Tech

Elizabeth Francisco, president of ResMan, offers expansive insights from being a woman in business to the rapid advancement of property management technology. How were you able to navigate the vast differences between property management and running a technology company?

Driving Collaboration to Sustainable Innovation

Speaker: Wayne Kurtzman, Research Director, Social and Collaboration, IDC

Join Wayne Kurtzman, Research Director from IDC, as he reveals key insights from his recent research on the importance of collaboration, and discover how you can drive sustainable results through teamwork within your organization.

Customers Don’t Buy Technology, They Buy Better Lives

Game-Changer

Technology, it’s sexy. Innovation is often confused with technology, as it’s what people see; technology itself is not innovation, rather the outcomes is enables. You’re not selling the technology.

This Macbook charger shows how technology has grown exponentially

Idea to Value

But as we spoke about recently on the blog, it is a fascinating demonstration of exponential technology and how fast the microchip industry has managed to innovate.

Five Technology Trends Driving Manufacturing (Are you on Board?)

Daniel Burrus

All of these components frequently need to be replaced, or more often upgraded thanks to new innovations that create new capabilities and in turn create new needs. New manufacturing plants will utilize the latest technologies in an effort to increase productivity and competitive advantage.

Digital technology is changing the innovation ‘game’

Paul Hobcraft

Digital technologies are beginning to have a real impact on the methods, approaches, and rates of our innovation outputs. Social technologies are giving us real-time understanding. We need to get closer to ‘real-time’ This reliance on rapidly out-of-date understanding cannot be the basis for any justifications for high-stake bets when it comes to innovation. This demands a radical redesign of the innovation process and the whole customer engagement process.

Revealing, Building And Emerging: We Need To Take A More Biological View Of Technology

Digital Tonto

What both the optimists and the Cassandras miss is that technology is not something that exists independently from us. All Posts Management Technology Ecosystems Engineering Mindset Innovation Martin Heidegger New Era of Innovation

Measuring Innovation Performance

Measuring innovation performance Our innovation campaigns prove that there is a way to. measure innovation performance. Innovation-active ?rms Along with balancing the innovation. aside as innovation spend. Innovation is di?cult innovation.

Packaging technology innovations, trends, and insights

Yet2

By far the most common scouting topic yet2 sees is around new packaging technologies and innovations. We conduct about a 1-2 dozen projects a year scouting on behalf of our clients for new packaging materials and technologies such as coatings, films, water and oxygen barriers, and more.

Understanding the Innovation Landscape needed for Enabling Technologies in the World’s Energy Transition

Paul Hobcraft

I wrote twelve dedicated posts over this period, including this one, to highlight innovations place within the energy transition going on. IRENA is an excellent resource on the energy transition, especially innovation within renewables. Innovation is critical in this energy transition.

Technology Spotlight: Zoom Info Technologies Proving to be a Game Changer for Organizations Globally

Innovators Alliance

ZoomInfo Technologies has blasted its way onto the scene with their must-have tool ZoomInfo. At Innovators Alliance, we are dedicated to bringing you the right news about the right tools you need in your business to excel and thrive.

Technology And Globalization Have Failed Us

Digital Tonto

Technology alone will not save us. All Posts Technology InnovationTo solve complex challenges like inequality, climate change and the rise of authoritarianism we need to take a complex, network based approach. We need to build. [[ This is a content summary only.

What is your sickcare technology burnout impact factor (BIF)?

Innovation Excellence

Technofatigue, innovation fatigue and change fatigue are as ubiquitous as the Delta variant in unvaccinated people. It’s … Continue reading → Healthcare Technology burn out

How Regulatory Frameworks Drive Technological Innovations

Entrepreneur - Innovation

The spirit of regulation is to establish fairness and openness, which encourages better participation among innovators and users. Technology

Technology leads, innovation exploitation is lagging

Paul Hobcraft

There is a growing, perhaps even an overwhelming business case, for transforming the innovation management structure. The new combination is the new connections through people and things (IoT) that we can achieve a new innovation potential. We will obtain increasing more powerful insights that have the real potential of being turned into new innovation outcomes, through the connected businesses we are presently needing to build. The Need to Automate the Innovation Process.

The Story Of Technology

Digital Tonto

Technology, when properly understood, is far more than the product of algorithms, microscopes, test tubes and other apparatus, but the revealing of truths in the service of human life. All Posts Technology Claude Shannon Innovation John von Neumann Martin Heidegger Steve JobsRelated. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

We are falling badly behind on our invention in technology for the Energy Transition

Paul Hobcraft

No energy transition will be achieved without invention and innovation, yet we are failing badly at present to fund research, development and in deployment. So let me get back to what this post is about, providing critical reference points on technologies we need to improve and innovate.

How Communities Are Leveraging Technology to Address Racial Equity

IdeaScale

Overview: Technology is allowing communities to both understand the scale and the nature of racial inequity in their midst. By improving access to technology, developing more effective technology, and using it to drive policy, they’re beginning to address long-standing racial issues.

Technology Scouting or Technology Landscaping: Tactics or Strategy?

eZassi

A critical aspect of any innovation management program is thoroughly understanding your own technology portfolio and how it fits within the technology ecosystem of both known competitors and potential collaborators alike. Technology Scouting. Technology Landscaping.

Innovations Degrees of Connectivity, Interactivity and Sharing for Ecosystem Design

Paul Hobcraft

The three degrees of ecosystem design- the innovating equation. In any ecosystem thinking and design, we do need to find this “sweet spot” for encouraging more innovation. Perhaps we have a new innovation equation to explore and exploit more.

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Technological Revolutions and the Governance Gap

Tim Kastelle

As technology races ahead, the norms and institutions that we need to support (or contain) it lag behind. When technology is changing rapidly, the fact that norms, managerial practice, institutions and cultures change at a much different pace creates substantial problems.

Technological Revolutions and the Governance Gap

Tim Kastelle

As technology races ahead, the norms and institutions that we need to support (or contain) it lag behind. When technology is changing rapidly, the fact that norms, managerial practice, institutions and cultures change at a much different pace creates substantial problems.

Technology Drives Hospitality’s Recovery by Enhancing the Human Touch

Business and Tech

From contactless transactions to the seamless integration of artificial intelligence, technology is putting hotel and restaurant guests in control of their journeys, delivering a new level of hyper-personalization. Robert Firpo-Cappiello Editor-in-Chief, Hospitality Technology.

Technological Revolutions and the Governance Gap

Tim Kastelle

As technology races ahead, the norms and institutions that we need to support (or contain) it lag behind. When technology is changing rapidly, the fact that norms, managerial practice, institutions and cultures change at a much different pace creates substantial problems.

Technological Revolutions and the Governance Gap

Tim Kastelle

As technology races ahead, the norms and institutions that we need to support (or contain) it lag behind. When technology is changing rapidly, the fact that norms, managerial practice, institutions and cultures change at a much different pace creates substantial problems.

Technology Innovation in Retail

Collectivecamp

Over the last decade, we have seen an incredible amount of technological growth across nearly every industry. Retail tech is changing the way consumers shop, and the way store owners conduct business

Technology and sustainability optimism

Norbert Bol

Innovative sustainable technology is considered to be positively contributing to sustainability. For example where new technologies are able to solve climate change problems providing clean energy solutions. 2019) show in their article that we often have a too optimistic view on technology and sustainability. The question can be raised if it is true that new sustainable technology always have the purpose to serve the cause of sustainability? .

Digital transformation is not really about technology

The Future Shapers

Successful digital transformation goes beyond applying technology. A digital ecosystem that enables your organisation to drive innovation. The post Digital transformation is not really about technology appeared first on The Future Shapers.

New Audio Technology That’s Changing the Game

Business and Tech

Audra Gold, co-founder and CEO of Vurbl Media, shares her thoughts on how new technological advancements are changing audio experiences. Why should consumers innovate their audio experiences with the latest technology?

Does Deploying Technology Lead to Competitive Advantage?

Rmukesh Gupta

In a recent post for Gartner Blogs, Scott Nelson talks about how IT leaders obsess about not using a technology that their competitors use for a given business function.

New Technology Improving Worldwide Health & Wellness

eZassi

The collaboration and innovation of human health researchers and life science industries are a vital partnership to support a healthier global population. Innovative Ideas During A Pandemic. Gaining new technology opportunities in testing for viruses will aid in the spread of new ones.

Technology Was Supposed to Solve Our Problems, Instead, They Got Worse

Innovation Excellence

Back then, it seemed that anything rooted in the physical world was doomed to decline while geeky … Continue reading → Change TechnologyGUEST POST from Greg Satell Techno-optimism may have reached its zenith in 2011, when Marc Andreessen declared that software was eating the world.

We Need a More Biological View of Technology

Innovation Excellence

It was in that moment that people first … Continue reading → Innovation Technology Biology