Today, the potential impact of disruptive technologies in cities is highly under-researched, and has tremendous financial implications for tech giants that are not asking themselves the right questions. Continue reading Why are tech giants like Airbnb and Uber losing billions in revenue? They undervalue research about how cities and communities work.
Last week, Sciago hosted a FaceBook live session to mark the launching of out beta site. One week later, we’re bringing you the transcription of the Q&A session with our co-founders and our CTO. Read on to hear about Sciago, our goals as a company and what we’re expecting to see from the launch of the beta version of the site! Continue reading Beta Launch Live: Q&A with Sciago’s Co-Founders and CTO
Il était une fois, une jeune doctorante, à peine sortie de sa tour d’ivoire universitaire, qui décida de découvrir le monde de l’entreprise et de l’entreprenariat. Continue reading Il était une fois : comment valoriser la recherche au royaume de l’entreprise
People outside of academia don’t interpret this separation as an issue. But, this is a problem. Because not only do academics hold experience, they also hold valuable technical and theoretical understandings of the world that are extremely important to consider as your business evolves. At Sciago, we recognized this and found a simple solution. Continue reading How to close the gap between Academia and Business
When people think of research, they often think of the stereotypical chemist who works in a lab and uses fancy tools while wearing a white coat – but when you look behind the scenes of research, it becomes very clear that this, the “fun” part of research, is only a small component in many researcher’s work. Being a researcher isn’t just about doing research. A … Continue reading The Harsh Reality of Research Funding