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May 18, 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...


Mar 02, 2017, 08:44 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 to...


Dec 15, 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...


Oct 19, 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)...


Aug 17, 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 these...


Jul 06, 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...


Jun 07, 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...


May 24, 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 tough problems, advance new discoveries, and...


May 09, 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 transformation. ...


Mar 23, 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 technologies,...


Mar 09, 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 Space Suit...


Mar 03, 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, today's ...


Jan 14, 2016, 01:13 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 Reuters...


Dec 03, 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 second ...


Nov 18, 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 technologies,...


Oct 07, 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 Testing...


Sep 15, 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 increasingly ...


Aug 27, 2015, 10:24 ET State of Ohio and NineSigma Collaborate to Drive Regional Economic Growth and Job Creation

NineSigma the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, will help drive over $450M in estimated overall revenue growth and anticipates the...


Jun 23, 2015, 10:46 ET Deadline August 6: Nominate Innovators Today for Berkeley-Haas Open Innovation Awards

NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, and The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation, Haas School of Business,...


Jun 18, 2015, 01:21 ET NineSigma Launches New Open Innovation Gallery for PARC on NineSights.com

NineSigma the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, today announced the launch of the PARC Managed Innovation Gallery on NineSights....


Jun 10, 2015, 10:47 ET New On NineSights: NineSigma Announces The Newest Opportunities for Innovators and Inventors

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


Apr 22, 2015, 01:17 ET Innovation 4.0: Next-Generation Competitions Raise the Bar for 21st Century R&D

NineSigma the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, today issued a call for organizations to build more transparency into their...


Mar 11, 2015, 10:24 ET NineSigma and Metro Atlanta Chamber Launch New Open Innovation Forum

NineSigma, the leading innovation partner to companies worldwide, and the Metro Atlanta Chamber today announced a partnership to help create more...


Feb 10, 2015, 01:01 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 largest...


Jan 29, 2015, 01:03 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 challenges...