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Innovation in Business and Society

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Abstract

If we pause for a second to look at our daily lives, and try to compare them with the lives our parents and grandparents led, the differences are striking. Just about any activity we tackle, be it in our family life, at work, or when relaxing, is quite different from previous generations and benefits from completely new technological means.

Keywords

Business Process Venture Capital Innovation Process Open Innovation Venture Capital Fund 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Politecnico di TorinoTorinoItaly

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