Enel, SAP and Telefónica are the Open Innovation Champions in Europe, according to the new ranking "Corporate Startup Stars" by Mind the Bridge and Nesta.
Innovating outside the Core. Alberto Onetti invited Stefan Maurer, Director & Head of Future Transportation@Vans, Daimler, to join him in a fireside chat during MTB's last Scaleup Summit in Stuttgart.
It was 2010 when I eventually decided that the Mind the Bridge Foundation needed a proper home, as my kitchen, or, for that matter, my Google offices, were not enough to host all the activities we were starting to envision. Our first home was a handful of desks at what used to be known as the “Startup Pirates Cove”, the now-defunct (but never forgotten) Pier 38. Since then, our HQs have shifted several times, often in other San Francisco landmarks such as the One Market or JPMorgan buildings downtown.
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