Monthly Archives: March 2016

Guest Post: A Firsthand Account of Jugaad

I’m happy to welcome Chandrakant Patel, HP Senior Fellow and Chief Engineer, as a guest blogger today. Chandrakant joined me and other members of the CTO office on a recent trip to India to visit government, customers, partners, universities, and our internal sales and engineering teams. For me, the most impactful takeaway of the trip was the spirit and innovation

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SXSW | The Next Industrial Revolution: Hype or Reality?

I’m really looking forward to heading off to Austin in a few days to participate in SXSW this year.  From music to makers and everything in between, what I love about this annual event is the celebratory spirit around innovation, creativity and collaboration. Peter Weijmarshausen, Shapeways CEO, and I will take the stage at SX Create this year to discuss

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Jugaad: Innovation in India

I have a deep belief that innovation is culture. For any enterprise to thrive, they must drive innovation into all aspects of their culture. This certainly includes technology and products but extends beyond to areas such as Human Resources, Marketing and day-to-day business operations. Innovation is not something that can be driven solely from the top or from a single organization. It must

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