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The evolution of ‘smart cities’

How technology, education, diversity, and open innovation intersect with urban life — insights from conversations at Smart Cities NY.

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Rise of the health tech ethicist

Experts weigh in on the ethics challenges that business, academics, and big tech face in the age of digital biomarkers.


Open innovation: closing the gap between concept and viability

Six principles for designing a virtual accelerator that can turn novel ideas into something real.


Open innovation outcomes, by the numbers

Highlights from Luminary Labs' 2018 survey of open innovation challenge prize recipients.


What non-traditional data can tell us about cities, health, politics, and commerce

A reading list to help executives understand the potential — and the risks — of using data from unexpected sources.


The voice tech explainer: What you need to know in 2018

The voice-first paradigm shift requires rethinking everything. But the challenge isn’t new — we’ve been through this before.


There are no trends — just questions

Instead of prescriptive, one-size-fits-all answers, we’re starting 2018 with a set of questions.


What every executive should know about BlackRock's new imperative

What does it mean to make a positive contribution to society, and how does it balance with profitability?


Not another reading list

Our favorite multimedia — minimal reading required — and inspiration for tackling the new year ahead.


7 lessons learned from $5 million in open innovation prizes

From defining the problem to connecting with solvers, successful prize competitions must be designed for your desired outcome.