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2014-06-24 12:25:53

Learn how innovation contests are now a staple for companies to engage the right innovators worldwide and accelerate strategic product development CLEVELAND, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global innovation firm NineSigma today announced availability of a new white paper on innovation contests. Titled, Open for Business: The New Innovation Contest Does More than Deliver Solutions, it explores this finely tuned open innovation option that delivers speed, transparency and ultimately...

2014-06-03 12:26:40

The best of 344 submissions from 37 countries on six continents offer innovations to reduce greenhouse gases by 1 megatonne per year CLEVELAND, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NineSigma, Inc., the leading innovation partner to organizations worldwide, today announces that 24 winners were selected by the CCEMC (Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation) Grand Challenge in round-one of their Grand Challenge to achieve a net reduction of greenhouse gases by 1 megatonne per year through...

2014-05-29 12:22:45

Innovation Executives Gather at International Conference to Share Best Innovation Practices to Drive Business Value CLEVELAND, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, recently hosted its fourth Innovation Leadership Summit, where the power of unexpected connections to fuel business growth was the central theme. From PepsiCo, which is converting orange peels into biofuels, to General Electric, which is transforming its factories and taking...

2014-04-15 08:31:10

Organizations including Johnson Controls, GE, Samsung Display, Mattel, Pfizer and Haier are Now On NineSights - Join us to change tomorrow CLEVELAND, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global innovation firm NineSigma today announced increased usage of NineSights.com as the online innovation community where solution seekers and providers are connecting to accelerate new product development, improve competitiveness, help change the world, and drive new growth. NineSights presents a...

2014-03-04 12:29:05

Up to Six Innovators Will Earn Prize Money for Effective IoT Security Solutions SAN JOSE, Calif. and CLEVELAND, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cisco, the worldwide leader in networking, and NineSigma, a leading innovation company, announced the Cisco Security Grand Challenge: A Global Initiative to Secure the Internet of Things. Winners of the challenge will share up to $300,000 in prize money for innovations that help prevent attacks on Internet-connected devices. According to Cisco, the...

2014-01-14 12:22:11

NineSigma to Host 2014 Innovation Summit, May 14-16 in Cleveland, OH CLEVELAND, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NineSigma, Inc., the leading innovation partner to organizations worldwide, will hold its Innovation Leadership Summit, May 14-16, 2014 at the Global Center for Health Innovation, in Cleveland Ohio. This is the premier industry event for leading innovators and organizations committed to breakthrough achievements through open innovation. Participants will learn how world-changing...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'