Umicore: from smelter to urban miner

The turnaround of a Belgian materials company is an example of the need to change an entire business model

How ethical shopping can help brands thrive

phone scanning barcode on back of sandwich

The rise of the conscious consumer has pushed retailers to be more transparent and aware of where their goods come from

The CFO’s role in crafting digital strategy

Digital strategy, IT strategy, data strategy, chief digital officers, chief information officers, chief technology officers or chief data officers. Confused? I know I am

Seven top construction innovations

At every level, from conceptual design, new materials and construction to maintenance, innovative digital devices, applications and methodologies are making their mark in the building industry

Tech developments saving more lives

Researchers are using technological advances to develop life-saving medical devices and procedures

Public sector leaders must exploit new technologies

Being a public sector leader has never been an easy brief, but the last decade has surely tested even the toughest in the industry

SBRI: driving innovation for the public sector

The concept of the public entrepreneur as a force for good in our economy and society is increasingly gaining traction as a powerful model of enter-prise innovation

Why government tech procurement isn’t working

Despite some shining examples of progress, government agencies are lagging behind in take-up of technology which could transform services