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Leading thinkers from around the globe look at how societal conditions foster successful innovations

When people think about innovation, often the first thing that comes to mind is technology. But have you ever considered the societal conditions that not only lead people to create, but to turn those creations into successful innovations? Or, perhaps how countries can harness idea-driven goods and services that pose new challenges for growing societies? In this series of interviews, talks and panel discussions, from the November 19, 2016 event Innovation in Context, leading thinkers from around the world discuss innovation through the lens of society.

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