Thursday, February 28, 2008
want to make suggestions-
contact Sara Piteira ,
International Social Innovation eXchange Coordinator,
Saturday, February 16, 2008
Global Mobile Awards 2008 included mCheck on Airtel for mobile payment.
Electolux Design lab has been organising annual competitions for innovative daring ideas in home appliances , last years winers include , E wash from Hungary, Plastic decomposer from Taiwan, detergent free dishwasher from Germany. Last date for 208 awards May 2008. For details see: http://www.electrolux.com/designlab/
Contact: Archana Mohan at firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact: Sri Pankaj Borkar, Patent Examiner, ph: 9224425777
Tuesday, February 12, 2008
The Tech Museum Awards
The Tech Museum of Innovation
Monday, February 11, 2008
Sri PN Shali, former Adviser & Consultant to Planning Commission, email@example.com
Sunday, February 10, 2008
- Showcase innovative and dynamic ideas that can fuel the microfinance sector;
- Network with people who are not only interested in the sector, but also monitor and promote it;
- Gain the assistance of experts within the sector to further build upon their ideas;
- Build linkages to the investment community;
- Receive mentoring support from experts;
- Win cash awards.
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Malad (W), Mumbai 400 064, India
Office: 91-22-3253 5292
Mobile: 91-98201 80909
Saturday, February 09, 2008
Today the word innovation find its place everywhere, yet this is an inscrutable subject for many (perhaps all) of us when it comes to action. The contextual nomenclature of innovation in our industry can further generate several new ambiguous questions, such as,
- What is innovation for a software service company?
o How can one innovate?
o Should innovation be top-down?
o Where do we start from?
- Why innovation is highly visible in a product company?
o Is it because more opportunity in new product development?
- How about innovation in non IT companies, are they doing better?
The collective understanding of innovation in an organization, society or country is deceptive, and practicing innovation is not easy, some time impossible. However sharing our individual belief, experience, learning and failure may bring a new perspective about making innovation happen. And more unstructured the platform to talk, the better we may share.
We are organizing first innovation unconferencing, Icamp on 23rd February 2008 in Bangalore.
See details at http://barcamp.org/icamp
Enthused by the success, the Left Democratic Front government has decided to set incubation centres in all engineering colleges and polytechnics. Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan said the idea was to make entrepreneurship a part of the state’s culture,The government is also in the process of setting up Technoparks in different parts of the state. The chief minister said that almost all districts in the state would have IT parks of world standards within the next five years.“We have recognised that this ambitious goal can be achieved only with the active participation of budding entrepreneurs. The very success of Technopark is due to the presence of almost 100 home grown companies in the park”, he added.He said that the state getting ready to take advantage of its greatest asset; a rich talent pool of quality human resource. “We would create a favourable system within the state so that the new generation would get the best of opportunities in their homeland”, he added... read khaleej Times