How to balance today’s profits and tomorrow’s impacts
The guest in this week’s Responsible Innovation Story is Joachim von Heimburg. He is an Innovation Architect and Executive Advisor on state-of-the-art innovation strategies and structures and has an extensive track record in designing responsible business models in industry. For him, Responsible Innovation provides the ideal framework to engage companies with aspects of responsibility.
“Companies have to balance profits and societal expectations. Responsible Innovation can help them!”
Our most important insights from this interview with Joachim von Heimburg:
- In the age of large-scale disruption and uncertainty, companies have to live up to responsibilities beyond their organizational boundaries.
- However, many still struggle to strike the balance between being competitive and caring for potential impacts of technology.
- Responsible Innovation provides an ideal framework for companies to reflect on their role in society and create a unique selling proposition.
Click on the time stamps to watch the respective topics:
00:00 Responsible Innovation – A challenging mix for business?
02:50 A New Dimension of Value Creation
06:25 Sustainability and Innovation in Silos
08:28 Business Opportunities of Responsible Innovation
10:16 Synergies with Open Innovation
11:34 The Four Gear Model of Responsible Innovation
16:00 Closing the Innovation Gap
18:26 The Institutional Perspective
21:39 Boosting T-shaped Profiles
24:59 The Future of Responsible Innovation
This article was taken from the Living Innovation website.
Follow the link to the original source https://www.living-innovation.net/news/article?id=178&title=how-to-balance-todays-profits-and-tomorrows-impacts