First-generation blockchain applications are delivering value by removing friction in shared ecosystems.
New technologies can help solve critical global problems in energy, medicine, and urban planning.
Mark Purdy and Max Klymenko
Pharma’s existing model may be a liability in the race to develop drugs and vaccines to combat COVID-19.
Markus Scholz and N. Craig Smith
The next transformative emerging technology could be 4D printing.
Monika Mahto and Brenna Sniderman
Lessons on how to balance efficiency and innovation from NASA’s rebel innovators.
Loizos Heracleous, Christina Wawarta, Steven Gonzalez, and Sotirios Paroutis
Viewing technology as a set of solutions misses opportunities to innovate in bigger, bolder ways.
As smart technologies embed deeper into human processes, a more powerful form of collaboration is emerging.
Thomas W. Malone
High-impact innovations have built-in uncertainty — but careful strategizing can reduce the risk.
Joseph V. Sinfield and Freddy Solis
U.S. veterans are helping customize medicine through big data that will unravel the role of genes in health and disease.
J. Michael Gaziano and Saiju Pyarajan (Million Veteran Program, VA Boston Healthcare System, and Harvard Medical School), interviewed by Sam Ransbotham
Businesses see the value of sustainability-oriented innovation but face barriers that make the transition difficult.