The Spinoff (Part 4): No, Virginia, We Don’t Need More Innovation Conferences

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The Spinoff (Part 4): No, Virginia, We Don’t Need More Innovation Conferences

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Suppose we stop spending time talking – and talking – about innovation. It is a waste of scarce funds. Entrepreneurs find these conferences absurd. Innovation conferencing is fashionable among academics, management consultants, lawyers and media types, not among people inventing applications to change the world.

I believe there is an inverse correlation between countries that hold a lot of conferences about innovation and countries where innovation is on fire.

Tags Innovation

Start date December 2010

End date December 2010


People Neil Seeman


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