Urenio Watch Watch: Innovation Measurement

The World’ s Most Innovative Universities

top-100-most-innovative-universities-2015Reuters published its first world’s top 100 innovative universities ranking, building on a methodology that employs 10 different metrics. The criteria focused on academic papers, which indicate basic research performed at a university, and patent filings, which point to an institution’s interest in protecting and commercializing its discoveries. Continue reading

The 2015 Global Innovation 1000

The-2015-Global-Innovation-1000In the 2015 Global Innovation 1000 study, Strategy&, PwC’ s strategy consulting business, analyzed the flows of R&D spending among companies and countries worldwide. It found that the geographic footprint of innovation has expanded dramatically in the years since the first study in 2008. The new landscape reflects significant regional shifts, as more companies pursue innovation programs abroad in search of access to top talent and high-growth market. Continue reading