How to measure Innovation in a globalised world

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Change is the law of life. Those who look only to the past or present will certainly miss the future.
John F. Kennedy

 

We can define Innovation in many different ways. The minimum requirement for innovation is that the innovative product, process, marketing method or method of an organization must be new (or significantly improved) to the firm.
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Artificial Intelligence and the future of healthcare in Asia

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Experts agree that the top five technology trends in Healthcare are: Telemedicine, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, IoT and the use of the Blockchain. Starting with AI, we will analyze what the most promising approaches and startups in Asia that will shape the future of Healthcare are.
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Open Innovation in Japan

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The future is here – It’s just not evenly distributed

William Gibson

The diffusion of innovation has been a central research topic for the last 60 years. Social Media and the Internet replaced word of mouth and gradual adoption.
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Telemedicine in Japan

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We all have heard about Telehealth, Telemedicine and Virtual Health. It can somehow be confusing to distinguish what are these terms referring to? Are they all the same? First, let’s define what is what and clarify the vocabulary.
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Startups in Japan – Opportunities and Restraints

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Defining what is a startup when compared to a small company could trigger long and heated conversations. In a nutshell, a startup is just a newly created company. The technological components might be more important than the coffee shop nearby.
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Innovation in super-aging Japan

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The world’s demography is changing dramatically. We live longer and longer! Japan is at the forefront of these changes. By 2050, according to the United Nations, more than one in five adults will be over 60 years old.
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