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Raising awareness:Can we trust data-driven systems to influence our lives?

Big data Innovation Technology

As a result of rapid technological innovation, we are all well aware that business as usual is changing drastically. And perhaps more rapidly than we can imagine. How to innovate effectively and efficiently? All meaningful answers point in the direction of the use of data analytics. Yet, we all worry about its trustworthiness. Data analytics makes everything is […]

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Meet Ampyx Power:“We are set to disrupt the energy market”

Collaboration Crowdfunding Innovation

Ampyx Power is a The Hague-based scale-up that develops disruptive, next generation wind energy technology. Its mission: affordable and clean energy for everyone, everywhere. That’s why they are working hard on a flying substitute for the conventional wind turbine.   Conventional wind turbines are nearing the end of their development potential, according to Ampyx Power. “The […]

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Saving international development:Why innovation matters for development

Global challenges Innovation Research

A recent Nesta study looks into the role of innovation in international development. Innovation is increasingly seen as integral part to the process of development. This is a good thing, according to Nesta. The industry that faces many challenges and criticisms desperately needs reanimation. Why does innovation matter for reinventing international development? Radically incomplete Traditionally, […]

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Meet TekDelta:“Together, startups and corporates can achieve so much more”

Collaboration Innovation Startups

“Wouldn’t it be great if tech startups could reach out to a broad range of corporates? If they could acquire access to networks and expertise?” TekDelta founder Anita Lieverdink explains this is now reality. TekDelta is a joint initiative of Dutch corporates and research organization TNO, in collaboration with the startup community. It fosters connections between […]

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