Tag: innovation

  • In conversation with Dr. Dinh-Thuan Do: ‘Experiencing’ how to think about new ideas

    In conversation with Dr. Dinh-Thuan Do: ‘Experiencing’ how to think about new ideas

    Dr. Dinh-Thuan Do, Ph.D., SMIEE, is a computer science and information engineering professor at Asia University in Taichung city, Taiwan. Dr. Thuan was listed in 2020 by Stanford University as one of the top 2% scientists in the world. Over email, from my post in Ho Chi Minh City where I was ‘waiting for the pandemic to…

  • What makes something ‘an innovation?’

    What makes something ‘an innovation?’

    I found this, an article called ‘The Adoption of Innovation.’ ‘Characteristics of the innovation include: ‘Relevance: Confidence that an innovation can help address a relevant problem. ‘Observability: Ability to demonstrate and evidence a positive impact from this innovation (compared to how things are done currently). ‘Adaptability: Capacity of the organization to adapt and build institutional capabilities.…