Creative voices connect ideas

(ITALY) The European Commission (EC) says it is committed to supporting the role the creative sector has to play in connecting 'art, business and technology'. "Culture and the creative sectors build bridg...

EU walking the talk on gender balance

(EUROPE) A host of leading tech companies signed a declaration at yesterday's #Digital4Her conference to take action to achieve gender balance. Google, GSMA and Telefónica were among the signatories on a ...

EU trainee scheme needs tech firms

A European traineeship programme is calling on tech companies to help enhance the skills of the next generation of game changers. The cross-border Digital Opportunity Traineeship initiative will offer '6000 ...

Countdown to Startup World Cup

The speakers and judges for next month's Startup World Cup in San Francisco have been announced. Sponsored by Fenox Venture Capital, the competition provides $1 million of investment to the winner of the gra...

#InnovationSavesLives

The role innovation has to play in saving lives and supporting humanitarian efforts is being discussed at the United Nations today. Talking about lessons learned and opportunities for collaboration, the pane...

Sofia gives platform to tech startups

This summer's WEBIT.FESTIVAL Europe in Bulgaria will support tech startups in their quest to secure game-changing investment. Early stage companies operating across a range of disciplines, including biotech,...

Tampa Bay Accelerator gets diversity

(USA) A startup accelerator launching in Florida this year is dedicated to increasing diversity in the tech industry. Innovators Magazine regularly features prominent accelerators worldwide, to showcase t...

Good food offers financial rewards

The plant-based food and clean meat markets offer innovators financial as well as environmental rewards. Speaking to Innovators Magazine for a recent article, Bruce Friedrich, Executive Director, The Good Fo...

‘Join the #HackAgainstHunger’

Young innovators - aged 18 to 35 - are being urged to take part in a hackathon and help tackle the world's rising levels of hunger. The #HackAgainstHunger initiative is being run by the International Telecom...

NASA tech impacts Earth

(USA) Technologies with their origins in Space are transforming life on Earth, according to NASA. The agency has published Spinoff 2018, which reveals 49 tech innovations - it helped create - that are bei...