the most exciting and promising research opportunities for the future

Quasi-nerds only: interesting little compare and contrast – James FallowsTwo of America’s tech powers — IBM and Microsoft — have given glimpses of what they consider the most exciting and promising research opportunities for the future. Their lists are fascinating in their own right but also in a comparative sense, for what they show about…… Continue reading the most exciting and promising research opportunities for the future

People Centred Innovation with Base of the Pyramid

http://www.cfbi.dkI am very excited to embark on this new combined research and consultancy project about People Centred Innovation with Base of the Pyramid. For the next six months I will be exploring how we can create new products and business models to improve the life of the half of the world’s population who is getting…… Continue reading People Centred Innovation with Base of the Pyramid

Does Obama Really “Get” Innovation? Not Really

I have in recent days been looking at curricula in design schools all over. You would have seen posts here about how service design is the management-wallahs (and there are many among us in design who find management a big turn on) gaining prominence, how interaction design is the computer-science-wallahs gaining prominence (and their position…… Continue reading Does Obama Really “Get” Innovation? Not Really