RPA blind spots, Self-sovereign Identity, DocuSign and Smartsheet, and more

PODCAST

Digital technologies are changing work and the workplace faster than ever before. In this 43′ episode Research Director Neil Ward-Dutton and Principal Analyst Craig Wentworth focus on how some people have a ‘RPA blind spot’; the development of a new Self-sovereign Identity initiative; DocuSign’s and Smartsheet’s IPOs; and finally – research on quantum blockchain time machines. You […]

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A conversation with David Katz, CEO of Plastic Bank

PODCAST

Digital technologies are changing work and the workplace faster than ever before. In this 20’34” episode, Principal Analyst Craig Wentworth talks to David Katz, Founder and CEO of Plastic Bank. By enabling the exchange of plastic for money, items or blockchain-secured digital tokens, Plastic Bank reveals the value in plastic – empowering recycling ecosystems around […]

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Low-code app development – second time around

COMMENTARY

Low-code app development tools have existed for over 20 years, but for a long time they were a niche concern. The tradeoffs they brought were too big for many people to embrace. Now we have different circumstances, though, and the technology’s improved, too. It looks like low-code app development tools will go a lot further […]

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Breaking it down: Kodak, blockchain, Sophia, the GDPR and RPA

PODCAST

Digital technologies are changing work and the workplace faster than ever before. In this 31’55” podcast episode, Research Director Neil Ward-Dutton and Principal Analyst Craig Wentworth discuss the issues behind recent tech industry developments. Specifically: Kodak’s recent foray into blockchain and the broader opportunity for managing rights to digital assets; the problematic ubiquity of Sophia […]

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How digital technology changes work: the big picture trends

PODCAST

Digital technologies are changing work and the workplace faster than ever before. As we expand the scope of the MWD Advisors podcast, here’s a playlist of three episodes looking at the ‘big picture’. In this podcast playlist, Neil Ward-Dutton and Craig Wentworth cover three broad big picture trends: The age of abundance. The transparency premium. […]

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Harnessing collective intelligence: Qmarkets’ packaged approach to innovation

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Qmarkets provides collective intelligence-driven innovation management solutions that support a range of different innovation use cases, both inside and outside an organisation’s boundaries. Top takeaways A flexible and scalable platform focused on configuration, not code Targeting organisations with advanced innovation management needs, Qmarkets’ offering is designed to enable the creation of a highly tailored, complex […]

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The Shape of Innovation // Ep. 9: Is innovation all about disruption?

PODCAST

The shape of business innovation has changed radically over the past 30 years. This podcast series explores the changing shape of innovation through conversations with real-world innovation practitioners and leaders. In this 20’30” episode, Craig Wentworth interviews MWD’s Angela Ashenden about the role of disruptive innovation both within an organisation and across industries. Topics covered in […]

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The gloves are off: Getting serious with Google Cloud

COMMENTARY

Google opened up its offices in London this week for the Google Cloud EMEA Analyst Summit. Although ostensibly ‘cloud’ in name, it was a chance for the company to show off advances in Android and Chromebooks, though it was the G-Suite (office and productivity tools) and Google Cloud Platform services which were of most interest […]

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The Shape of Innovation // Ep. 8: The value of foresight and futures work

PODCAST

The shape of business innovation has changed radically over the past 30 years. This podcast series explores the changing shape of innovation through conversations with real-world innovation practitioners and leaders. In this 22’16” episode, Neil Ward-Dutton talks to Rob Gear, Futurist and Innovation Lab lead at PA Consulting, about how foresight and futures work provides framing […]

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