“Corporates need to understand why they need to work with startups before they embark doing so.”

2017/05/05

Innoboard: You worked both with big companies as well as startups for many years. In your opinion, how differs the understanding of innovation between these two kinds of…

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“My mission is to combine Silicon Valley’s and Europe’s innovation DNA to enable constructive disruption.“

2017/03/24

Innoboard: At ILI LABS, your claim is “Constructive Disruption“. What do you mean with it? Manuel Kaiser: The term Constructive Disruption is based on Clayton Christensen’s Disruptive Innovation,…

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“With overcapacity, fierce competition and market consolidation, business model innovations and new value propositions are key to succeed or even survive.”

2017/03/03

Innoboard: There is no generally applicable definition of innovation. Every industry and every department conceive it differently. How do you define innovation at ABB Turbocharging? Dr. Christian Roduner:…

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“The final goal is not just to digitize the banking business – we rather want to shape banking in a digital world.”

2017/03/03

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition of innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How would you define innovation at “Quartier Zukunft” at Deutsche Bank?  Nadin…

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“Startups are the lifeblood of creativity, yet they need focus and execution skills to convert that creativity into innovation.”

2017/01/10

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition for innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How would you define innovation with your vast experience in innovation? Peter Cook: I…

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“Digitization changes the business models in the home appliance industry.”

2016/11/15

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition for innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How would you define innovation with respect to your industry? Mario Pieper:…

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“Don’t fall in love with your first idea. Talk to your customers and test your ideas.”

2016/09/26

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition of innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How do you define innovation? Dr. Osterwalder: Most people think technology and R&D…

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“By providing new service business models, we empower companies to turn their ideas and concepts into reality.”

2016/09/12

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition of digitization. Every industry and every department perceive it and react differently. What does digitization mean for Bosch Connected Devices and Solutions GmbH?…

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“Our business model is not competition but an extension to public transport or to station-based carsharing companies.”

2016/07/04

There is no consistent definition of innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How do you define innovation at DriveNow in your position as Managing Director? Nowadays,…

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“Key to be an innovative company is the interest and motivation of all employees.”

2016/06/20

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition for innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How do you define innovation at Condair?  Robert Merki: Condair is active as…

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“Innovation is a collaborative exercise, and the knowledge and ideas have to come from various sources.”

2016/05/30

Innoboard: There is no generally accepted definition of innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How do you define innovation at Lufthansa in your position as…

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“Industry 4.0 is considered a major disruption”

2016/04/11

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition for innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How would you define innovation with respect to your industry? Dr.-Ing. E.h….

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The new race for business model evolution

2016/01/21

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition for innovation. Every industry and every department has their own definition. How would you define innovation with respect to the software industry and Oracle?…

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“Innovation is not limited just to products, but includes all departments within the company.”

2015/12/11
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Innoboard: There is no consistent definition for innovation. Every industry and every department has its own definition. How would you define innovation with respect to your industry? Hartmut…

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To disrupt or not – thoughts on ambidexterity, blitzscaling and business model innovation.

2015/11/04

Innoboard: There is no generally accepted definition of innovation. Every industry and every department perceive it differently. How do you define innovation? Antonio Fonduca: For me innovation is about…

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“You have to disrupt yourself, before someone disrupts you.”

2015/10/27
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Innoboard: What was the biggest challenge when you transformed your business model from an ‘ordinary’ service to the “game changing” streaming service we use today? Marc Randolph: When…

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“Innovation is the heart of TE“

2015/05/26
Monika Kuklok TE Connectivity

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition for innovation. Every industry and every department has their own definition. How do you define innovation at TE?  Monika Kuklok: First, innovation…

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“Business model innovations are an ideal partner for product innovations”

2014/10/27
Martin Ertl - Geschäftsmodellinnovation, Produktinnovation, Innovationsmanagement, Innovationsfähigkeit

Innoboard: There is no generally applicable definition of innovation. Every industry and every department conceives it differently. How do you define innovation? No matter whether it is about…

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“If we do not believe in a better future, it will not happen.“

2015/08/17

Innoboard: There is no consistent definition for innovation. Every industry, every company and every department has their own definition. How do you define innovation at comdirect?  Dr. Smolinski:…

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“For us business model innovation is significant.”

2015/07/01
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Innoboard: There is no consistent definition of innovation. Every industry and every department has their own definition. How do you define innovation with respect to the industry of building…

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Innovation Management at Ford

2015/06/25
Markus Noelle - Elektromobilität, Geschäftsmodellinnovation, Innovationsimpulse, Innovationsmanagement, Innovationsprozess, Innovationsstrategie, Markus Noelle, Technologieführerschaft

Innoboard: Mr. Noelle, as Technology Planning Manager at Ford, you are working at the forefront in developing new product features for volume vehicles. Why is systematic innovation management…

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“Permanently question the existing.”

2014/10/29
Manfred Mitreiter - Geschäftsmodellinnovation, Geschäftsfeldentwicklung, Trendscouting, Technologiescouting

Innoboard: There is no generally applicable definition of innovation. Every industry and every department conceives it differently. How do you define innovation? Manfred Mitreiter: To me, innovation does…

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“First, there has to be the commitment of the top management.”

2014/10/10
Rolf Kleinwächter - Innovationskultur, Geschäftsmodellinnovation, Innovationsmanagement, Prozessinnovation, Ideengenerierung

Innoboard: There is no uniform definition of innovation. Every industry and every department conceive it differently. How would you define innovation? Rolf Kleinwächter: In principle, innovation includes the…

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