Posts in Innovation
265 Ideas in 10 Minutes, no Parrots

We discussed research that showed 98% of four-year olds test as creative geniuses, yet only 2% of the adult population remains a creative genius.  Why is that?  One might blame the education system, but I believe the problem is deeper than that.  Parrots are to blame for why you are not a creative genius today.

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2017 BMES Coulter College - Lessons Learned

From August 3rd to August 6th, rising undergraduate seniors from twelve international Biomedical Engineering college programs convened in Atlanta Georgia for an educational contest of who could develop the best medical device design and prepare the best investor pitch on the supporting business.  The Coulter College event was hosted by the Biomedical Engineering Society with support from the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation.

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Virtual Ideation and Peak Creative Performance

The truth of face-to-face brainstorming is that the quantity of ideas generated per person drops significantly each time someone is added to the team. The political nature of the typical office can be stifling. Think about your most recent brainstorm, when a colleague was talking were you thinking about your ideas or trying to figure out how to respond to them?

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Digital Ideation at Innovate Carolina 2017

At Innovate Carolina, Ty’s talk will take place during the afternoon session on Friday, April 21. The talk will explore a new approach to ideation that balances the need for individual reflection and gathering new creative stimuli from team members using digital collaboration tools - making creative teams more effective while reducing the cost and time needed to conduct ideation sessions.

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