Jean-Eric Paquet, Director-General, DG Research and Innovation, European Commission, interviewed by Marco Marinucci in this exclusive Mind the Chat. The discussion spans from the role of science and research in Europe today, to the opportunities created by the European Green Deal, with a deep dive on the successor of Horizon 2020, called Horizon EU a ~€100B program that will deeply impact the outcome of the research and innovation in Europe and globally.
The tech Korean ecosystem is finally entering the “Scaleup phase” powered from foreign capital, according to a new Report launched today by the innovation advisory firm Mind the Bridge and KITA - Korea International Trade Association during “NextRise 2020 Seoul”, a global startup conference and exhibition to connect Korean startups with the global startup ecosystem.
Marco Marinucci meets Dennis Clark, the Managing Director of Honda Innovations, in this last episode of Mind the Chat. The evolution of Honda’s presence in Silicon Valley should be looked at as exemplary for corporations that are considering expanding their footprint in the Bay Area: started as Honda Research Institute, then added a CVC unit and R&D team in 2011, and finally morphed in 2017 into Honda Innovations, a separate ~50 people company running 2 major programs.
We are moving from a world where Oil&Gas crowded the top Fortune 500 list to a much more uncertain future. Marco Marinucci discusses about it with Kirk Coburn (Investment Director) and Giancarlo Savini (Implementation Manager) of Shell Ventures, one of the most active CVCs in the Oil&Gas industry, already in the business of helping redesign the future of its industry.
The world will be in desperate need of a way more efficient (and sustainable) construction industry. In this new Mind the Chat Marco Marinucci, CEO of Mind the Bridge, discusses about how to Digitize the Construction industry with Amy Marks, the new evangelist and Head of IC (Industrialized Construction) strategy at Autodesk.