Tag Archives: World Innovation Forum

Vivek Kundra at WIF NY 2013

Quick! Excluding the President, who’s the single most impressive, visionary, leader in either the first or second Obama administration? Give up? Well, I just saw him speak at the World Innovation Forum 2013 in Manhattan. He’s the former and first ever Chief Information Officer of the United States, Vivek Kundra...

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Reframing the Problem – Innovation in the Wine Industry

Paddy Miller told the audience at the World Innovation Forum that one of the keys to innovation is correctly framing the problem before you search for the solution. Consider Miller’s amusing example: You’ve invited guests over for a dinner party. You don’t know them very well, but you are looking forward to a wonderful Friday evening. An hour before the guests ...

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Is Twitter Innovative? – @biz at #wif10

Social Networking was well represented at the World Innovation Forum including discussion of Web 2.0 from former Amazon Chief Scientist Andreas Weigend, technology venture capitalist Brian Shawn Cohen and Twitter co-founder @Biz Stone. At events, I use Twitter for taking notes (I’ll quote a few in this post). RT @stephenshapiro: Biz stone from twitter on the stage. Surreal tweeting about ...

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Two Innovation Conference Discounts Expiring

Ends June 4 – World Innovation Forum Discount (save $510) If you would like to attend the World Innovation Forum (June 8-9, 2010 in New York City), we have negotiated a $200 discount for our loyal readers when you register with our discount code “INNOVATE”. When combine with the normal discount available until June 4, 2010, you can save $510 ...

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