Carving a Niche — An Interview with Ho S. Lee of DeltaTech-Korea Ltd
Leveraging the latest technology and networks in Korea The story of the light bulb did not begin with Thomas Edison—and it doesn’t end with him either. From as early as 80 years before Edison’s first light bulb invention, scientists around the globe had been developing electric batteries and lamps that would later contribute to the incandescent bulb. Even now, developments...
Taking Open Innovation Online and to the World
Thanks to COVID-19, most of our interactions now take place in an almost fully digital world. Employees attend meetings on Zoom and students take exams online; even film festivals and art exhibitions have found ways to take place virtually. While not the same as face-to-face meetings, digital events now have the potential to reach an even wider audience in new...
Exploring Digital Solutions for E-Commerce Growth
Innovating and Enhancing the World of E-commerce When SARS struck in 2003, it changed much more than Asia’s public health systems. Innovative new companies like Alibaba exploded onto the scene in the aftermath, radically altering how the entire retail sector operated. As a global pandemic of unprecedented proportions, the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak similarly presents an opportunity to re-invent the supply...
Nuts & Bolts — Keeping Cool and Clean Efficiently
Every aspect of daily life inevitably leaves an impact on the environment: heating or cooling our indoor spaces, throwing out the trash or running the dishwasher all consume energy. But what if the built environment itself—with the help of smarter design—could help mitigate your negative impact on the planet? This is the dream of green buildings. As the world continues...
Carving a Niche—An Interview with Hitoshi Yoshino of Japan IP Network
  Innovation in the Land of Rising Opportunities With their expertise and wide network in technology and commercial domains, Japan IP Network supports overseas businesses that wish to realise their potential in the Japanese market through open innovation. Currently the third largest economy in the world, Japan remains a global leader in science, technology, and innovation. This unsurprisingly makes the archipelago highly...
The Frontiers of Food
The key to securing long-term food security is investing in innovative technologies like alternative proteins, said experts at IPI’s AgriFood Innovation Webinar. When countries around the world went into lockdown to stem the spread of COVID-19, it revealed vulnerabilities in many of the processes we take for granted in everyday life. The food system—dependent on a complex web of supply...