InnoTrends is a market trend analysis broken down by segments to interpret needs and requirements by paying attention to semantic and sentiment beyond numbers and facts. This series on “Innovate 2015” gathers the definition of innovation for this year as shared on WAI social networks by business schools, society, politics, business experts, science and technology experts. This new… Read More Innovate 2015: Innovation seen by Experts, Analysts and Medias
Innovation comes from the interaction of two concepts: an idea and a need. It is, in essence, born from sharing. This on-going discussion enables those iterations that take concepts to tangible projects, and generates the appropriate framework for ideas to develop further, without being closed on narrow points of views that eventually mislead innovation. Customer inclusion has… Read More We Are Innovation because we share
The Big Picture is a PESTLE analysis taking you through the broader environment around innovation. Today, we cover Politics and Economics. Politics : Looking for heroes In an article from La Tribune, we interestingly learn that France is the first European nation in terms of start-up creation. As Delphine Cuny explains, French minister of economy stated… Read More Leading through change, politics and economics
Wearables and connected devices are the primary signs of an emerging connected culture which is developing massively across the globe. The stake is two-folded: the network and services part which allows an infinite upsell opportunities with the rise of dedicated applications, and the device part which opens ways for cross-sell and development of accessories. In… Read More Data O’Clock
The Innovation Index analyses the market attractiveness, business model maturity and infrastructure and support impact of a given sector or technology. This is the first part of the new Innovation Index for Hadoop. It aims at analyzing Hadoop market attractiveness through facts, figures and key words analysis, as collected through WAI networks. The second part… Read More Hadoop: On the rise, but how high?
The Big Picture is a PESTLE analysis providing an overview of innovation over the past weeks. Today we look at Society and Technology. You can also read our previous post for Politics and Economics, “Europe in the mirror and Emerging Markets: form local to global“. The disrupted society Living Big life changes, big questions. “Are Shyp… Read More The disrupted society and The last mile
Whether it comes from technological change, disruptive business models or growing market constraints linked to higher demands from customers, organisations and strategies have to change. Partnerships? Social business? Digitalization? Diversification? Or maybe all of it? The only certainty companies have left is legacy will not survive to the new era, whichever it is, that era… Read More We Are Innovation because we are Agile
InnoTrends is a monthly trends analysis by innovation segments. This month has been a lot about how to better integrate female workers in the IT industry. Three main events for that: Silicon Valley’s top companies unveiling the massive women shortage among their resources and assets, triggering a range of supportive programs to increase the number… Read More Ladies first? Women and Innovation, the latest trends
The Big Picture is a monthly PESTLE analysis to give you an overview of innovation over last month. Today we look at Society and Technology. People centricity Defining who we are and our identity evolves with time. As complex as it may be for individuals, it also proves to be a challenge on a nation… Read More People Centricity In The Age of Robots
With the rise of new usage and the arrival of IoT, security services need to evolve smartly, that is with the pace companie are taking to secure data in the cloud. While this may look a very complex challenge, software developers and security services providers have sensed the opportunity. As in all good gangster story,… Read More More Data, More Problems. More Solutions?