How Innovators are Working to Build Food Systems for the Future

IdeaScale

Overview: New agricultural, processing, and manufacturing technologies are changing what we eat, how long it keeps, and how we store it. What each of these innovations has in common is a thoughtful and different approach to common questions. The Challenge.

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A System for Becoming Better Leaders

Rmukesh Gupta

I was first introduced to the Shamrock system for continuous and holistic growth in my conversation with David Burkus on my podcast. This is a very simple system that was created by the legendary mixed martial artist Frank Shamrock.

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The mysteries of systemic acupuncture

The Future Shapers

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Extending innovations value- appreciating the whole system.

Paul Hobcraft

So my reflective points were these as we always should consider the whole connected system of innovation. Extending innovations value – appreciating the whole system. We must step back and see the whole value chain system for innovation. The innovation value chain needs the following, seemingly obvious but often missed points to consider: An established system that is clearly repeatable to ‘push’ innovation through constantly. There is always a time to reflect.

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Reaching Unreachable Candidates

Speaker: Patrick Dempsey and Andrew Erpelding of ZoomInfo

What is ZoomInfo for Recruiters? Find and connect with the right talent to fill roles fast with more data, basic search, advanced search, candidate and company profiles, and export results. Watch this On-Demand Webinar today to see how ZoomInfo for Recruiters can work to get your talented candidates results.

The crucial role Innovation must play in the Energy system

Paul Hobcraft

Innovation is vital to the energy system’s integration and operation design, and we need to further recognize its crucial role. This requires a profound transformation in technologies, systems, and infrastructure. They all need a purposeful design of a new, cleaner energy system.

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Dealing with Complex Adaptive Systems with Dave Snowden

Rmukesh Gupta

In such a scenario, as leaders, it is important for us to learn how to deal with complex adaptive systems (which is how organisations and markets function – including us and the people who we lead).

Memorial Health System: Customer Month Spotlight!

Kainexus

Our guests are both part of the Process Excellence department at Memorial Health System in Marietta, Ohio, one of our customers. Lynn Howell and Mary Huck, both of whom have clinical backgrounds, help their colleagues improve with Lean and other methods throughout the system.

A New Integrated Innovation Engagement System

Paul Hobcraft

We need not only a new innovation management system, we need a modern engagement platform. It is constantly adapting to the needs of the project, not to the system. I have written extensively, certainly over the past eighteen months, about our need to take innovation into a new era, designed for today and tomorrow’s “fit for purpose” Below you will see my view of how I see this sketched out, as my suggested concept outline. Does it make sense?

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Calculating the ROI for Your Idea Management System Launch

IdeaScale

This is a particular struggle for innovation departments and committees launching an idea management system, who often need to come up with KPIs and metrics to explain what they’re doing and how it benefits the company. Here’s how to find the right way to measure the ROI of launching an idea management system. Investigate different idea management systems to see what analytics they offer. How is your idea management software performing?

Be the Architect: Designing an Integrated Innovation System

IdeaScale

In a turbulent marketplace, when complexity can add even more confusion, it is important to have a simple and straightforward innovation system. The Value of an Integrated Innovation System . An integrated innovation system covers the full end-to-end innovation process and ensures the practices and tools are aligned and flow easily from one to the other. Architecting an integrative innovation system is critical as your program grows.

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Marketing-Led Post-COVID-19 Growth Strategies

Businesses are laying off workers, shutting their doors (some permanently), and struggling to react to the radical destruction that coronavirus (COVID-19) is doing to our society and communities. However, there’s no team better suited to lead that charge than the marketing department.

Be the Architect: Designing an Integrated Innovation System

IdeaScale

In a turbulent marketplace, when complexity can add even more confusion, it is important to have a simple and straightforward innovation system. The Value of an Integrated Innovation System . An integrated innovation system covers the full end-to-end innovation process and ensures the practices and tools are aligned and flow easily from one to the other. Architecting an integrative innovation system is critical as your program grows.

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Systems Thinking Training

InnovationTraining.org

Explore systems thinking techniques, activities, and articles. Systems thinking is a powerful methodology focused on understanding how parts interact and work together within a whole system. What is Systems Thinking? Systems Thinking Tools, Techniques & Exercises.

Putting some dynamic tension back into the innovation system

Paul Hobcraft

My feeling is this should change and we establish a “System of Record” that brings the individual learning into a collective one that enables all within the system to gain from and design innovation solutions from a more ‘whole’ system thinking perspective. of lots more practicing and advising on specific innovation concepts, we needed some greater system thinking to be applied here.

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The crucial role innovation must play in the energy system

The Future Shapers

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Innovation Funnel Management System: The Secret Tool to Drive Innovative Product Development in Your Business

Leapfrogging

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Navigating the VUCA World With Innovation Coaching

Speaker: Janet Sernack, Founder and CEO of ImagineNation

Join the founder and CEO of ImagineNationTM, Janet Sernack, to understand how developing an innovation coaching skill set can help lead the way in supporting people through the exponential change and disruption in our VUCA world.

Forward Thinking Chemical Companies Achieve Sustainability Goals with a Single Innovation Management System

Sopheon

Chemical companies using Sopheon innovation management system are achieving sustainability and profitability goals. The post Forward Thinking Chemical Companies Achieve Sustainability Goals with a Single Innovation Management System appeared first on Sopheon.

System Engineering in an Agile environment

Huub Rutten

Andrew is a senior Director System Engineering in a big manufacturing company: “You should understand Huub, Agile gives a lot of freedom to the development teams. System Engineering has an important role in any company that creates physical products, with or without Digitization.

System Engineering in an Agile environment

Huub Rutten

Andrew is a senior Director System Engineering in a big manufacturing company: “You should understand Huub, Agile gives a lot of freedom to the development teams. System Engineering has an important role in any company that creates physical products, with or without Digitization.

System Engineering in an Agile environment

Huub Rutten

Andrew is a senior Director System Engineering in a big manufacturing company: “You should understand Huub, Agile gives a lot of freedom to the development teams. System Engineering has an important role in any company that creates physical products, with or without Digitization.

Never Miss an Opportunity: How ISO 56000 Enables an Innovative Organization

Speaker: Peter Merrill, President, Quest Management Inc.

One of the challenges for innovators is how to integrate innovation with Quality Management (QMS) and balance the culture of creativity with execution. Join Peter Merrill as he walks us through the newly published ISO 56000 series on Innovation Management, specifically the Guidance Standard ISO 56002 that discusses how to establish an Innovation Management System (IMS). He will take you through the elements of innovation management from strategy development, through risk assessment to solution delivery.

Answers to Common Questions about the Lean Management System

Kainexus

The Lean Management System is a popular business process methodology that started in the manufacturing sector but quickly spread to healthcare, software development, construction, and a host of other fields.

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Top 3 reasons why the ideation process should be kept separate from work management systems | Innovation

Pondr

Pondr was built specifically for collecting and managing ideas - about knowing what to work on next

Innovation System Thinking on a Sunday! What, no roast or glass of wine? Later.

Paul Hobcraft

” We keep breaking down innovation into its parts, we continually to fail to build this back up into a whole system approach, simply because we don’t understand the whole innovation system and how it all interconnects. We must think differently and that might mean whole innovation system thinking. These have included (eye-roll please) the dynamics capabilities within the innovation system, where the work of David Teece, for example, is exploring the theory.

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#2,078 – China’s Weather Modification System

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Is China’s weather modification system the Greatest Idea Ever? Arizonians just endured a wet and dreary weekend. Prescott is dealing with a foot of snow while it even hailed in North Scottsdale! I shouldn’t complain. After all we do need the rain.

How to Solve 4 Common Challenges of Legacy Information Management

Speaker: Chris McLaughlin, Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Product Officer, Nuxeo

After 20 years of Enterprise Content Management (ECM), businesses still face many of the same challenges with finding and managing information. Join Chris McLaughlin, CMO and CPO of Nuxeo, as he examines four common business challenges that these legacy ECM systems pose and how they can be addressed with a more modern approach.

These guys built a beautiful scale version of our solar system

Idea to Value

In this short film by Wylie Overstreet and Alex Gorosh, they recreate the actual scale of our solar system, taken from the perspective of the Earth being the size of a marble. Inspiration Alex Gorosh to scale solar system Wylie OverstreetSometimes it takes my breath away what some people can do with a little imagination, careful planning and some hard work.

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#1,644 – CARMEN Diagnostic System

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

Researchers at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard have developed a new diagnostic system, dubbed CARMEN, that can test more than 1,000 patient samples for COVID-19 at once. There is still a lot we don’t know about the novel coronavirus that has been ravaging the world.

Creating Systemic Change In An Age Of Dwindling Cooperation

Innovation Excellence

Change Sustainability change climate change GovLab systemic change WEFThe past few decades have seen the world become an ever more interconnected place, with the problems we face increasingly complex. The latest Global Risks Report from the World Economic Forum highlights the need for collective action to help tackle crises ranging from climate change to cyber attacks. One such challenge is that of plastic.

Bad Innovation Systems Beat Good Innovators Every Time

Innovation Excellence

Edwards Deming once famously stated: A bad system will beat a good person every time. It was an attempt to get people to understand the importance of the system and. Innovation Leadership Management People & Skills Processes & Tools Quotes Corporate innovation Dual Corporate Innovation Human Resources Integrative Innovation Integrative Thinking System Thinking systemic innovation W Edwards Deming

The 7 Habits of Highly Innovative Organizations

While a sustainable standardized method of innovation still eludes most organizations - having this in your toolbox is a game changer! Discover the 7 essential habits for enabling companies to systemize and establish innovation as a core competency.

The innovation value lies within the new system

Paul Hobcraft

There is a significant transformation of the value lying within this extended system of collaborators and organization design. Core capabilities have upsides and downsides. As many of our business organizations seek to optimize their processes across the company, they are constantly reaching more outside to gain growing partnerships and greater innovation interactions. They are looking to complement and reinforce existing capabilities through more open innovation thinking and approaches.

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The Whole System is Rigged Against Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Work in innovation for more than a decade you see familiar patterns. One of the most damning, yet predictable ones is relying on the core business units to commercialize innovations outside of their core. This tendency bruises an innovation effort beyond recognition, undermines the credibility of the professions who did the initial discovery, front-end work. Disruption Innovation Management Duel Engine Model Efficient Management risk Top-Down approach

System of Engagement

Information Playground

One of the key points that he made was that traditional IT systems function as a system of record.  Much of the record keeping in a system of record is a function of company size (how many employees worked for the company), product portfolio (how many products are being sold), and sales engagements (how many customers are involved in potential or actual sales orders).

Management systems

Innovation Fixer

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6 Keys to Making Collaborative Innovation Successful

Speaker: Soren Kaplan, Founder of InnovationPoint

We are excited to launch the Collaborative Innovation Webinar Series with Dr. Soren Kaplan. His just released book, "The Invisible Advantage," provides actionable insights into how any organization can create a culture of innovation, an environment that promotes freethinking, an entrepreneurial spirit, and sustainable value creation at all levels and across all functions. By registering for the webinar, you will get a free excerpt from his book.

America’s National Innovation System Needs an Upgrade

Wellspring

It has been 75 years since Vannevar Bush wrote in Science: the Endless Frontier that “without scientific progress, no amount of achievement in other directions can insure our health, prosperity, and security as a nation in the modern world.”

How Artificial Intelligence Is Making The Shift From System To Ecosystem

Digital Tonto

As AI evolves from integrated systems to a modular ecosystem, its becoming a true force multiplier Related posts: 4 Things Every Leader Should Know About Applying Artificial Intelligence To Business. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]. All Posts Management Technology

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Total system failure

Eddielogic

Last week, I was the victim of a total system failure. I was surrounded by a perfectly well designed system that was set up to protect me from any harm and – in case something bad should happen anyway – … Continue reading → This and that customers

Information Systems Management: What Is It?

InnovationManagement

While computer scientists are focused on science, mathematics, and a technical approach to computing, information systems is more focused on individual and organizational development. What is information management when compared to computer science? The real difference is in application. This typically involves using the programming created by computer scientists. Enabling Factors

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.