Category Archives: Universities in open innovation

Bringing Rwandan génocidaires to justice 

Posted by on Monday, May 16, 2016

This month saw the opening at the Paris Cour d’assises, accompanied by a certain amount of media attention, of the trial of two elderly Rwandan gentlemen, Tito Barahira and Octavian Ngenzi. The events that led up to the trial of Barahira and Ngenzi, which started on May 12, took place more than 20 years ago, several thousands… Read More »

How can businesses innovate beyond obsolescence?

Posted by on Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Mark Buckley is a 20-year-old product design student and won a place on the B&Q Youth Board as part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, which has worked with Bradford University School of Management to develop the Innovation, Enterprise and the Circular Economy MBA. It’s only when business leaders question the current ways of working, and… Read More »

Three reasons why industry should get involved with a university

Posted by on Tuesday, June 26, 2012

by Andrew Isherwood, associate lecturer and runs a business and technology consultancy ai:consortia Three reasons why industry should get involved with a university I’ve recently been working with Bradford School of Management on developing and delivering a Technology and Innovation Management course for their MSc students. During this course I have encouraged external companies to… Read More »

How can you speed up the innovation process in new product development?

Posted by on Thursday, April 5, 2012

by Dr Charlie Shepherd, who runs business improvement consultancy Charles Shepherd Consulting.  Co-author of Innovation Management, he was recently a guest speaker at the School’s Innovation Club. Earlier this month I was invited to join a group of business leaders at Bradford University School of Management’s Innovation Club. I co-authored a book, Innovation Management, with… Read More »

Foursquare teaching

Posted by on Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Social networking and locational teaching Foursquare has partnered with twenty US universities to launch the Foursquare For Universities initiative, the foursquare site outlines that: Foursquare for universities helps students, alumni, and staff connect with each other, find new and interesting things to do, and earn rewards for exploring their campus and nearby areas. We combine… Read More »