Innovations tackle water crisis

Innovation is needed to deliver UN Sustainable Development Goal 6 - to ensure universal 'access to safe water and sanitation' by 2030. Researchers in America are developing pioneering systems using the sun t...

Thumbs up for new EU50 platform 

(EUROPE) Last year, Knowledge4Innovation, IncubatorEurope and Glowfly joined forces to launch the EU Top 50 startup competition. The event brought together 50 startups leveraging technology designed to offer...

Sign for team innovation

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And Europe’s innovation capital is…

Which city will follow in the footsteps of Paris and be crowned the 2018 European Capital of Innovation? The French capital picked up the accolade, also called iCapital, last year for its culture of innovati...

Canadian startups bag major customer

Canada is giving early stage companies easier access to public contracts. Through the new $100-million Innovative Solutions Canada initiative, startups and small businesses will be able to offer solutions to...

Where is innovation taking us?

Innovators Magazine asked a few people how they think innovation will reshape the world over the next decade or so. New technologies and ideas are transforming all sectors - and every aspect of life - and th...

New lab for sports innovation

A new platform for startups developing innovations in sports has been launched at Barcelona's Nou Camp stadium. The SPIN Lab initiative - from the HYPE Foundation - brings together leading institutions from ...

Report backs medtech startups

A new report released today by Deloitte looks at ways to help more medtech startups progress their innovations to market. The amount of venture capital being directed towards early stage medtech companies ha...

Policy support for EU industries

(BRUSSELS) The President of the European Commission (EC) has unveiled plans to help European industries succeed in the age of acceleration. Unveiling the European Union's (EU) strategy on industrial polic...

Which Euro city is innovation capital?

(EUROPE) The winner of the 2017 European capital of innovation competition will be announced in November. As well as recognising the urban centre pioneering initiatives that enhance 'quality of life and '...