Posts Tagged ‘Innovation’

DisruptED

Posted: April 27, 2014 at 6:25 pm

According to the Oxford dictionary, to “disrupt” something is to interrupt it “by causing a disturbance or problem”. It can also mean to “drastically alter or destroy the structure of something”. At the ASU+GSV Summit on innovation in higher education earlier this week, I wondered whether the many entrepreneurs, venture capital investors, software engineers, service providers, consultants, and attorneys gathered in sunny […]

Innovation and entrepreneurship in Spain: “Yo creo (en) un mundo mejor”

Posted: June 16, 2013 at 5:17 pm, Last Updated: June 16, 2013 at 5:22 pm

Fundación Bankinter, an innovation think-tank sponsored by Spanish bank Bankinter and on whose board I serve, invited me last week to speak during in the occasion of its 10th anniversary celebration (in the photo, taken at the Telefónica center for innovation in Madrid, with Chris Meyer, Richard Kivel and Emilio Méndez).  The topic couldn’t have been more […]