On July 28, 2021, ISSIP announced that SMRT.bio is the Winner of the Distinguished Recognition Award in Service Innovation from ISSIP, USA. The SMRT.bio team is super-proud of this accomplishment. We want to thank the ISSIP Award Committee for this recognition!
The ISSIP Excellence in Service Innovation Award is given once each year to companies or organizations that have designed,...
On Thursday, June 10, Yassi Moghaddam, Executive Director of the International Society of Service Innovation Professionals delivered the inaugural presentation on 'Radical Social Innovation - Applying First Principles in Job Creation'. Het presentation had a focus on: 'Platforms as the new Factories'.
ISSIP's mission is to promote service innovations for the interconnected world....
Background and context
Against a backdrop of enduring challenges in low economic growth, unemployment (particularly of the youth), and the recent credit ratings downgrade, the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown measures have hit South Africa as a perfect storm.
The record-high (and increasing) unemployment levels, the low survival rate of companies and the collapsed informal...
Characteristics of the business prior to the Pandemic
For a few years in a row, Poland has been experiencing unprecedented growth. According to data released by IMF in Feb 2020, Poland has outreached Portugal in terms of GDP per Capita in terms of domestic purchasing power parity (PPP) – USD 33,891 to 33,665 (Portugal). Furthermore, Poland, and especially Krakow is the European...