Innovation Talk session#4 – The Electron: A Journey to Discoveries and Innovation

This EELISA Innovation Talk will look at some key technologies that originated from the discovery of the electron in 1897 and highlight the new opportunities for innovation. The discussion will use specific examples to illustrate the challenges of transforming knowledge acquired in an academic research environment into innovation and ultimately into a profitable business. Speaker:…

EELISA Innovation Talks #3 – A Business Theory of Commodities for R&I Entrepreneurship

Over time, various theories about firms have shaped how companies behave within the market, the fashion of the business ecosystems, the management styles, or organizational cultures. For instance, firms have been perceived as financial and social constructs. In the entrepreneurial world of nonsensical numbers and chaotic competitions, the firm has become a place of processed…