InnoCentive Blog

Louise Leone

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6 Takeaways from the 2018 Global Innovation Index Report

Every year, the Global Innovation Index (GII) is published by Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)....

Feb 12, 2019

Topics: Article

What We Can Learn From Accidental R&D Discoveries

When we think of how things are invented and how discoveries are made, we tend to picture scientists toiling away in a laboratory, endless...

Feb 4, 2019

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Enel and InnoCentive Aid in UN SDG # 9: Focusing on resilient Infrastructure, Sustainable...

Modern infrastructure and industrialization have the potential to transform underdeveloped nations into more prosperous, clean and safe places...

Nov 29, 2018

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Stop Trying to Innovate in an Echo Chamber

The term “echo chamber” has seen a huge resurgence over the past year. It was a runner up for Word of the Year in 2017, and everyone from...

Nov 13, 2018

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Enel and InnoCentive Join Forces Through Open Innovation on Path to Achieve United Nations...

San Francisco, May 15th, 2018 – Ernesto Ciorra, Enel Group’s Head of Innovation and Sustainability (Innovability), and Craig Jones, Executive...

May 15, 2018

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Open Innovation Pioneer InnoCentive Celebrates 15 Years

Waltham, MA – August 23, 2016: This year, InnoCentive, the open innovation and crowdsourcing pioneer, celebrates their 15th birthday. Since...

Aug 23, 2016

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NASA Partners with InnoCentive to Crowdsource Innovation Initiatives

Waltham, MA – InnoCentive Inc., the pioneer in crowdsourced innovation and Challenge Driven InnovationTM announced they were chosen to...

Jun 10, 2015

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InnoCentive Announces Debut of InnoCentive Idea Management

Waltham, MA – InnoCentive Inc.,the pioneer in crowd-sourced innovation and their partner Nosco, have announced the debut of their new idea...

Oct 15, 2014

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All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development Launches $100,000 Prize Competition...

Washington, D.C. – All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development (ACR GCD) announced Thursday the launch of “Enabling Writers,” a...

Feb 27, 2014

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InnoCentive and Dow Chemical Launch Innovation Challenge to Drive Application for Oil-Soluble...

Waltham, MA – InnoCentive, Inc. the global leader in open innovation crowdsourcing competitions, and The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW),...

Dec 12, 2013

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$1 Million Prize Awarded for New Algorithm for Rapid Characterization of Pathogens

Defense Threat Reduction Agency and U.S. STRATCOM Center for Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction Award $1 Million Prize for New Techniques...

Dec 3, 2013

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InnoCentive and Lumina Foundation Announce Winner of First Innovation Challenge

Indianapolis, IN – Today, InnoCentive, Inc. and Lumina Foundation announced the winner of the Design of Student-centric Websites for...

Sep 9, 2013

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