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18 May, 2017, 09:00 ET The Ellen MacArthur Foundation and NineSigma Announce $1 Million Circular Materials Challenge to Catalyze a New Plastics Economy

From food wrappers to shampoo bottles, plastics are all around us, and the demand for them is expected to double in the next 20 years. But, today's...


02 Mar, 2017, 09:44 ET Essilor Announces Finalists in See Change Challenge to Improve Access to Vision Care in Underserved Populations

Essilor, world leader in ophthalmic optics, and NineSigma, global innovation firm, announced today that three innovators have been chosen to move...


15 Dec, 2016, 11:10 ET From Essential Molecules to Healthy Cities, NineSigma Unites Innovation Seekers and Providers

From utilizing essential small molecules for societal and environmental challenges to improving population health through collaborative efforts...


19 Oct, 2016, 10:10 ET NineSigma Approved as Federal GSA Contractor

Global innovation company NineSigma announced today that it has been awarded a five-year contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)...


17 Aug, 2016, 09:50 ET Space Center Houston and NineSigma Invite People to Help Shape the Future of Deep Space Exploration

 Building homes on Mars and interplanetary travel are no longer the stuff of science fiction; the latest achievements in robotics are putting...


06 Jul, 2016, 10:19 ET Essilor and NineSigma Announce Open Innovation Challenge to Improve Access to Vision Care in Underserved Populations

Global innovation company NineSigma announced today that they are working with Essilor, the world leader in ophthalmic optics, on the See Change...


07 Jun, 2016, 10:33 ET New NineSigma Podcast Series Showcases Innovators Fearlessly Pushing Boundaries for the Future

From NASA Tournament Lab's efforts to increase extra-terrestrial exploration, to GE's goal to "make the unimpossible possible," innovation requires...


24 May, 2016, 10:03 ET From Intelligent Energy Management to Space Exploration, NineSigma Is Helping to Change the World

From sustainable energy solutions to space habitation, the world is crying out for innovators to tackle...


09 May, 2016, 11:53 ET NineSigma Leadership Conference Exposes the Inner Workings of Open Innovation to Expand Best Practices and Accelerate Adoption

At a time when innovation is a competitive necessity, even the world's leading companies need help overcoming roadblocks to continued...


23 Mar, 2016, 10:08 ET NineSigma Announces New Opportunities for Innovators to Shape the Future on NineSights

 NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, today announced new opportunities for innovators to accelerate their...


09 Mar, 2016, 07:30 ET NineSigma Announces Winners of NASA Tournament Lab Innovation Challenges

 Global innovation firm NineSigma today announced winners of two Innovation Challenges they managed on behalf of NASA Tournament Lab; the...


03 Mar, 2016, 10:05 ET Provocative Content, Straight Answers, and Exceptional Networking: NineSigma Takes its Open Innovation Conference to the Next Level

 Open innovation (OI) is all about "tapping the global brain" to advance breakthroughs and keep companies on the leading edge. But ironically,...


14 Jan, 2016, 13:13 ET Thomson Reuters Names 54 NineSigma Clients to Top 100 Global Innovators List

 NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to organizations worldwide, today announced that 54 of its clients have been named to the Thomson...


03 Dec, 2015, 10:56 ET NineSigma and Berkeley-Haas Announce Open Innovation Award Winners

From startups to the President of India, innovation leaders are making a profound impact on their organizations and the world at large. At the...


18 Nov, 2015, 12:09 ET New On NineSights: NineSigma Announces The Newest Opportunities for Innovators

 NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, today announced new opportunities for innovators to accelerate their...


07 Oct, 2015, 10:05 ET NASA Tournament Lab to Collaborate with NineSigma on Two Innovation Challenges Advancing the Potential of Exploration, Construction and Human Habitation in Space

 Today, global innovation firm NineSigma announced two Innovation Challenges they will run for NASA Tournament Lab; the Space Suit Textile...


15 Sep, 2015, 09:53 ET Survey Forecasts Growing Innovation Budgets in 2016

Results from a new national survey shows companies adopting open innovation (OI) to out-pace competitors and lead their industries in an...


10 Feb, 2015, 13:01 ET NineSigma Announces BASF Open Innovation Contest; Up to Five 100,000€ Prizes to Be Awarded

 NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, today launched an open innovation contest on behalf of BASF, the world's...


29 Jan, 2015, 13:03 ET Media Alert: NineSigma Seeks Proposals on Behalf of GE for Two Aviation Innovation Challenges and Extends Contest Deadlines

 Open Innovation firm NineSigma has extended submission deadlines for two innovation challenges currently underway on behalf of GE. These...


09 Dec, 2014, 10:03 ET Thomson Reuters Names 48 NineSigma Clients to Top 100 Global Innovators List

 NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to organizations worldwide, today announced that 48 of its clients have been named to the Thomson...


02 Dec, 2014, 10:41 ET Survey Shows Innovation Budgets Increasing in 2015

Newly released data from a recent national survey shows companies are fearlessly leveraging Open Innovation (OI) to develop groundbreaking...


16 Oct, 2014, 07:33 ET NineSigma Announces Winners Chosen by Cisco in Security Grand Challenge Focused on the Internet of Things (IoT)

NineSigma, Inc., the leading innovation partner to organizations worldwide, today announced the selection of four winners in the Cisco Internet of...


06 Oct, 2014, 14:42 ET Siemens Corporate Technology Launches Open Innovation Projects on NineSights

 NineSigma, Inc., the leading innovation partner to organizations worldwide, today announced the launch of the Siemens innovation gallery on...


21 Aug, 2014, 11:59 ET Managed Services, Grand Challenges, Innovation Contests and Multiyear Programs Propel NineSigma's Growth

NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to organizations worldwide, today forecast strong global growth for 2013-2014, resulting from demand for...


24 Jun, 2014, 12:21 ET NineSigma White Paper on Innovation Contests Shares Strategies for Solving Extraordinary Challenges in Record Time

Global innovation firm NineSigma today announced availability of a new white paper on innovation contests. Titled, Open for Business: The New...