At the ACADEMIA SUPERIOR event “Radical Innovation: Opportunities for the Upper Austrian Economy” hosted by SIEMENS Linz, the German author and innovation researcher Jens-Uwe Meyer spoke on the culture of innovation and discussed how radical innovation can be supported in Upper Austria with business people, researchers and political representatives.

Some new technologies have the potential to change our lives radically. Computers, smartphones, digital cameras and the Internet are just a few examples of technologies that have changed old habits fundamentally and have established new markets. Those who are at the forefront of developing and implementing such new innovations is better equipped for the global competition. This is true for companies as well as regions.