Many regions are making significant investments to develop their overall potential and attractiveness. This is a competitive endeavor, as the strategies that regions are using vary greatly. Many new and innovative strategies are evident in the most progressive regions. Their success creates a momentum that may be hard for other regions to match resulting in … Continue reading Regional Development Trends
The rise of nationalism is driving countries to be more internally focused. The fallout of the United Kingdom’s Brexit vote has had impacts far beyond Europe. The USA has repositioned itself onnumerous global trade initiatives. These are just a few examples of how countries around the world are deciding notto collaborate and align. China, however, … Continue reading China’s Strategic Statecraft
As the world faces many large and shared challenges, innovation is universally at the forefront of meeting those challenges. The foundation of innovation is built on culture and the environment it creates to support those efforts. China continues to emerge on the global stage as a leader in innovation. We have been interviewing different innovation … Continue reading Innovation Leaders in China
The competitive landscape is evolving from individual corporate competition to large-scale co-opitition. As global competition continues to rise, organizations are looking for every advantage to accelerate their strategic objectives and investments. Today we are looking at cities/regionsthat are architecting innovation economies byintegrating industry clusters, innovation centers and next generation educational programs. These initiatives are supported … Continue reading Competitive Regions
Full Stack Saint Paul, a public/private sector collaboration, co-led by the City of St. Paul and St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce, is focused on implementing targeted strategies to create an environment where more innovative businesses can locate and grow. Discussions included new strategy implementation ideas to grow the vibrant innovation culture in Saint Paul.