Tag Archives - leap

Those who generate needs survive

Those who “see the world in all its possibilities and potential” and those who question not only the world but, above all, themselves, are the ones who are sustainable, says innovation researcher Markus Peschl: Interview in “Die Presse” on the question of how different spaces enable or prevent innovation. If you find yourself interested just…

Reshaping the future of publishing

On Casinos Austria Innovation Day 2017, Prof. Markus Peschl and Carina Trapl will take the audience on an Innovation Journey at Burda Poland: In the face of growing competition due to social media and Internet offerings, the company has undergone a radical transformation to become a sustainable publishing house. They will provide an insight into…

Learning Theatre – Workshop: How to bring innovation to your company

Why do some companies thrive on an innovative climate, while others underestimate the importance of re:creation in the business environment and thus lose competitiveness? The experts at Steelcase and theLivingCore have been working on this question for many years, working with forward-thinkers and leading companies to examine innovation drivers. In this interactive workshop, Thomas Fundneider…

Future-oriented innovation

We have contributed a new publication on future-oriented innovation: “How affordances and potentials can teach us how to learn from the future as it emerges” (2017) In W. Hofkirchner and M. Burgin (Eds.), The future information society. Social and technological problems, pp. 223–240. Singapore: World Scientific Publishing. If you find yourself interested, you can order…

Thinking mobility from the future – New innovation approaches and paradigms for mobility research

Digitization and disruptive developments in the mobility sector create new opportunities, but at the same time raise new problems and questions. What is in store for us? How do we deal with the “future” and the growing uncertainties? How can we better (co-)shape it through research, technology, and innovation? In their interactive keynote, Markus Peschl…

Uncertainty and Opportunity as Drivers for Re-Thinking Management

ReThinking Management pursues the basic idea that management theory is not only a sub-discipline of business economics, but an interdisciplinary, critical field of research and practice that takes a decidedly cultural perspective. While questioning the status and practices of conventional management, the book opens up to new concepts, angles, and perspectives. Prof. Markus Peschl and…

Shaping the future

M. Peschl and T. Fundneider have published a new article about the difference between emerging innovation and trends: “Von der Zukunftsvorhersage zur Emergenten Innovation” (“From Future Prediction to Emerging Innovation”). Publisher: Rat für Forschung und Technologieentwicklung. Echomedia, 2015. Image: Rob Lambert at Unsplash