Climate

What If Oil Companies Used Their Expertise To Deliver Alternative Energy...

Statoil is one of the world’s largest oil and gas companies, operating 34 fields on or near the Norwegian continental shelf, among its other...

Connectivity

A Resource For Small Businesses

Although agility should advantage innovation at independent small and medium-sized businesses against their bigger rivals, they can’t match the technology resources or scalability that...

Technology Has A POV

Shopping Or Reading?

The Past Informs The Future

Job Site Choreography

Factories

What Does A Nimble Conglomerate Look Like?

“If we owned a steel mill, what happens if our engineers want to make things in plastic, or with 3D printing?” asked Ronnie Leten,...

Food

The Internet Of Plants

As the fertilizer business risks being somewhat commoditized, Norwegian-based Yara, the largest nitrogen fertilizer producer, has put innovation on its management agenda. At the core...

Health

Upending Early-Stage Drug Research

A few years ago, researchers at Novartis saw a disconnect between its robust cancer drug development pipeline, and the speed and efficacy by which...

Living

Making Sure “New” Is “Better”

Dish Network is in the businesses of keeping customers in a marketplace that is highly price-sensitive, which means constantly finding ways to improve their...

Money

Insuring Against The New Normal

Without wading into the public debate over global climate change, Munich Reinsurance America is quietly innovating both how and what it brings to the...

Science

Looking To Atoms And Stars

“We like questions that nobody else has answered,” said Richard Park, Managing Director of Sandvik’s Osprey unit. “Though we’re not always asked to work on...

Transportation

Seeing The World From A Container’s Perspective

When, in 2010, the leaders of Maersk, the world’s largest container ocean shipping company, asked, “What if we knew everything the reefer knows at...