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The Metropolitan Revolution: The New Geography of Innovation

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Big Ideas – Imagining Seattle’s Future 2035 & Beyond

Come see some ideas what Seattle’s next comprehensive plan (Seattle 2035). I’ll be counting the number of times “innovation” is mentioned. Big Ideas – Imagining Seattle’s Future 2035 & Beyond Pecha Kucha Seattle, the City of Seattle and the Seattle Art Museum are collaborating … Continue reading

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engineering equals innovation?

Originally posted on The Rolling Blackout:
Preface: I’m not a big fan of city rankings. I’m an engineer. In a recent article on Forbes, with yet another city rankings study, Joel Kotkin makes some connections between cities and technological innovation.…

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Trevor Pinch: Innovation: Why, and for Whom?

Originally posted on ANTHEM:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tFCQX5MFiEg Users, consumers or citizens? The role of users in shaping technology (Part 1) What role can users/consumers play in shaping technology? How does this reflect in terms of the debates and dilemmas of innovation in…

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The End of Innovation (As we knew it)

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New Capitalisms I

Conscious Capitalism — note that this is trademarked term. While making money is essential for the vitality and sustainability of a business, it is not the only or even the most important reason a business exists. Conscious businesses focus on … Continue reading

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Bayh-Dole | 30 Years of Driven Innovation

(test! sending from evernote) From Evernote: Bayh-Dole | 30 Years of Driven Innovation Clipped from: http://www.b-d30.org/   Header Celebrating 30 Years of Driving Innovation Enacted on December 12, 1980, the Bayh-Dole Act created a uniform patent policy among the many … Continue reading

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Statewide Innovation

As I make my way through some literature on the innovation economy, I’m also trying to connect it to what is actually happening in Washington State that affects South Lake Union. One of the most interesting programs I’ve found thus … Continue reading

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Innovation Economy Notes 1

Moretti, Enrico. 2012. The New Geography of Jobs. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. intro “Great Divergence” – cities w/ “right” industries and human capital base attract good employers/offer high wages while cities w/ “wrong” industries and limited human cap have dead-end jobs/low … Continue reading

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