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Dear Chicago: Embrace the Edge, Ignore Thiel

by | Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
Embrace the Edge, Chicago

Dear Chicago: Embrace the Edge and Ignore Peter Thiel. Diversity drives innovation and innovation comes from the edges.

Innovation Research Roundup: Winter 2015

NCMM’s Middle Market Innovation Report

A new October 2015 report from the National Center for the Middle Market suggests that middle market companies that employ low-risk innovative initiatives and invest in fewer, more conservative projects capture the highest level of returns. READ MORE.

Strategy &’s Global Innovation 1000 Report

According to the “Strategy &” Winter 2015 Global Innovation 1000 Report, Asia is now the top destination for corporate R&D spending. Computing and electronics (C&E), healthcare and auto were the three largest industries for R&D spending in 2015. Volkswagen, Samsung, and Intel were the top three R&D spenders. READ MORE.

KPMG’s 2015 Global Technology Innovation Survey

In a new survey conducted by global consulting firm KPMG, global tech leaders predict that cloud computing, mobile platforms/apps, Internet of Things (IoT), and data/analytics will be the most disruptive technologies over the next three years. READ MORE about the report findings or LISTEN TO THE REPORT WEBCAST for free.

Some of Our Favorite Cloud-Based Innovation Apps

Mindmapping:,, Sketchbook, Ideo Method Cards

Idea Capture: Brainbank, Innoflux, OneDesk, InventionMachine

Innovation Management: Inova, Hype, InnoAnalytics, Nosco App

Portfolio Tracking: SmartOrg, Geniusinside, Maddock Douglas Tracker

Project Management: Box, Apptivo, Basecamp

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This Month’s Inspirational Innovator

This month we’re inspired by the “Best of Innovation Awards Honorees” for CES® 2016. The CES Innovation Awards program is an annual competition honoring outstanding design and engineering advancements across 27 consumer technology product categories. From the Somabar Robotic Bartender (the first app-controlled robotic cocktail appliance) to the Lily Camera (the world’s first flying camera), these honorees highlight key industry trends that will dazzle CES attendees in January. LEARN MORE.

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