STREAM Summer School: Educating the next generation of Science-Preneurs

June 27, 2017By hightechventuresA post, by Peter Keinz No Comments

  “Knowledge transfer is an inherent component of CERN’s mission and culture: it fuels scientific collaboration and great technological endeavors alike; it drives innovation, motivates future generations of scientists, and makes the general public aware of the impact of basic science on their lives.”    This quote can be found within CERN’s Knowledge Transfer Report … Read More

Evidence-based innovation: why opinions harm your innovation process

June 17, 2017By hightechventuresA comment, by Thorsten Lambertus No Comments

Researchers develop technologies by following a process of trial-and-error. If a technology is working, or not working, is not assessed based upon opinions, but by creating evidence that this thing actually works. However, when it comes to business, our experience shows that these highly-skilled individuals switch to a quite different rationale: planning instead of doing, … Read More