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July-24-19
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Micro Bristle Bot
 
This tiny 3D-printed robot can move 4 times its length in a second, and may one day be used to repair injuries inside human bodies.
 
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BOOKS
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Innovation Wars
 
Driving successful corporate innovation programs.


By: Scott Bales
 
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VIDEOS
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Wearable Locomotion
 
KAT Loco allows full physicality for VR interactions. Independent head and body tracking. Cruise control. Walk, run, and stop instantly.
 
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Liquid Magnet
Researchers have developed a liquid magnet that remains magnetic regardless of its shape, and can shift between magnetic and nonmegnatic states at will.
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Water-Harvesting Hydrogel
This innovative hydrogel can convert moisture in humid air to water without the need for an external energy source.
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PATENT FOR SALE

Bluetooth Handsfree

The utility model consists of a Bluetooth Handsfree that leaves the auditory channel free to be able to hear the rest of the sounds that we have around us. It also offers high comfort by not producing occlusion when plugging the conduit.

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INVENTION FOR SALE

Switch It

customer’s truck, bus, van, transport truck, trailer etc.The Switch It is easily installed, easy to remove and easily reattached. A safety indicator informing the vehicle driver that the tailgate or door is open.

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A Big Data Approach to Tackling the Opioid Crisis
DataStax and Deloitte, USA
One way of fighting the opioid crisis with data is with Opioid360, a predictive analytics platform created by DataStax and Deloitte that’s designed to identify individuals at risk of becoming opioid addicts. The tool collects de-identified data from 30 public data sets spanning 5,000 data elements to build profiles of people that may be at higher risk of developing an opioid addiction. It helps healthcare providers understand three things: who is most at risk; the barriers to treatment; and the best interventions.
 
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Breakthrough 2019
San Francisco, CA, USA • Sep 12-13, 2019
THE learning and networking experience that unlocks crowd participation breakthroughs – the next big thing we will see in our lifetimes.
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Leaders Challenge
Deadline: Nov-11-19
Who can best use artificial intelligence to automate the fact-checking process and flag whether a claim is true or false?
$1,000,000 CAD
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Four Guidelines for Success in Innovation in Digital Transformation

By Peter Bendor-Samuel

A problem afflicts many companies undertaking transformation: they aren’t ready for innovation. But they need innovation to change their competitive positioning in the market. Today, many companies want their IT organizations to partner with the business to create opportunities for innovation and supportive services that drive transformation. And they look to their procurement chief or sourcing organization to ensure that any services they buy support innovation. How important is this? It’s critical. In fact, how your company leverages its IT organization and sourcing organization is a determinant of success in digital transformation.

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Multilingual Hologram
Using your "personalized voice signature" this incredibly life-like hologram can say anything in any language while speaking in your own voice.
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Food out of Thin Air
Solar Foods is bringing out a new flour-like protein powder with 50 percent protein, 5-10 percent fat and 20-25 percent carbs, made out of CO2, water and electricity.
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Robert Gellibolian
 
created genetically engineered mammalian cell lines for monitoring ligand-induced GPCR activation.
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– Sarah Miller Caldicott

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