Social Innovation — that is what humans do…

In prepping for introducing a social innovation panel tomorrow at the 3DEXPERIENCE Forum, it dawned on me that humans are hardwired for social innovation. First off, we are the only species that are truly social across kinship lines. In fact we are hyper-social, forming large scale social groups or tribes. We collaborate with strangers, we

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Chris Labash, Professor at Carnegie Mellon University

I had a great time talking with Chris Labash, Professor at the Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University. Chris has a rich background in industry. Before joining the ranks of academia he held a variety of positions, including that of creative director with the largest agency at the time, and a marketing executive at multiple

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You don’t need an innovation culture — innovation is already part of your culture

In prepping for a podcast interview about Innovation+Culture with Prof. Chris Labash from Carnegie Mellon University for this community, it dawned on me that maybe we don’t need to work on developing a culture of innovation, but that we instead need to remove the barriers to  innovation, which is naturally part of our culture to

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Stephan Clambaneva, Global Industry Consultant for Product Lifecycle Management at Dassault Systemes

Collaborative Innovation Blogger Eli, The Chef, as she likes to call herself — social innovator, systems thinker, and architect of all things edible, interviews Stephan Clambaneva about experience design and the customer experience. Stephan is a global industry consultant for the Product Lifecycle Management Organization at Dassault Systemes. Stephan has a unique insight into, many

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Monica Menghini, EVP, Industry, Marketing and Corporate Communications, Dassault Systemes

In this latest edition of our Irresistible Innovator podcast I re-interviewed Monica Menghini, the EVP of Industry, Marketing and Corporate Communications at Dassault Systemes (3DS). We reviewed the progress that was made so far in the company’s most recent re-positioning and market shaping efforts as the 3DEXPERIENCE company.  Since the last time we spoke they launched a

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Conversation with Francoise Legoues, VP of Innovation in the Office of the CIO at IBM

I had the pleasure to talk with Francoise Legoues, the VP of Innovation in the office of the CIO at IBM. We discussed innovation, culture as well as some big trends affecting companies worldwide. Francoise is a long time IBMer. She started in their Physics Department after getting her PhD in Physics from Carnegie Mellon

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Interview with Freddy Mini, CEO Netvibes

Francois Gossieaux talks to Freddy Mini, CEO of Netvibes – the most recent acquisition of Dassault Systemes.  Listen in as they discuss everything from dashboard intelligence to  Great Chefs.  Follow the path Freddy took to Netvibe CEO and uncover his favorite question.  Hear why CIO’s are becoming more relevant in the Netvibes client base and

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