Archives mensuelles : juin 2014

Les ITMPs 14 se regroupent!!…

…enfin!!! Vendredi dernier, 27 juin, la salle 164 vibrait à nouveau « ITMP ».  Après 5 années de pause (mea maxima culpa), nous avons retrouvé le chemin des regroupements ITMP. Un grand plaisir de revoir et re-écouter tous les ITMPs qui ont … Lire la suite

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Paris Helsinki…. sister spirits

This morning was just like being with the ITMPs in Helsinki in March 2000.  Those were the days when « First Tuesdays » were spreading over the planet (we went to one at the World Trade Centre in the Finnish Capital) and … Lire la suite

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More ANT for managers

The work on applying ANT (actor network theory) to innovation management is continuing this summer thanks to Eva Vincenti, a final year management engineering student from Politecnico di Milano doing a 6 month thesis period in ESIEE Paris. Eva has … Lire la suite

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12 minutes 36 seconds…

…into this video of the 7 oclock FR3 news you can see yesterday’s ESIEE project day in all its splendour! More on the prizewinners later.  

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What is this humming noise I hear?….

It is 935 am There is a burbling of voices coming from somewhere in ESIEE. It is the sound of innovation. The 24th June is « journée des projets ». Hundreds of students, researchers, innovators of all type are setting up their … Lire la suite

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April is the cruellest month…

…wrote TS Eliot in the Wasteland In my opinion June is the stupidest as far as innovation is concerned. Everything seems to happen in June. There are innovation fiestas all over the place. We get innovation indigestion. But why not … Lire la suite

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Finnish de luxe in Paris 17th June…

thanks to the Junior Franco Finnish Chamber of Commerce which is putting on a soirée in the Latin Quarter next Tuesday featuring Tuomas Merikoski and Anna Ruohonen, two young Finnish fashion designers. It’s free but you have to sign up … Lire la suite

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Innovation marathon starts 12th June…

…around the CNAM and the Gaité Lyrique in Central Paris. Thursday 12th to Sunday 15th there are non stop debates, project presentations and exhibitions. You can sign up here!

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Big Data Day coming up fast…

…this Thursday 12th June at ESIEE Paris in the Marcel Dassault lecture hall. It will be a chance to see Yann LeCun, one of my former ESIEE students from the early 80s (!) whom I’ve always remembered for his fantastic … Lire la suite

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Harmonic and melodic innovations…

…characterise the French composer Gabriel Fauré. But the connection between Fauré and ITMP is not innovation but passion and sisu. The 2010 ITMP students were particularly musical. We had a composer and two singers. This I discovered at their December … Lire la suite

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