Event: Design Thinking à la Speed Dating

We said: “Try it, it’ll be fun”. We were overwhelmed about the positive energy this event created among the participants. In 3 rapid sessions we experienced selected elements of design thinking to understand where and how it can create value: How to create empathy? Get a first experience in user/customer/employee immersion. How to find crazy […]

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Event: Payment Innovations – Seminar in Frankfurt 26.4.2018

How Artificial Intelligence and Big Data are changing the future of payments? Technology as well as fast changing customer expectations are putting increasing pressure on companies to innovate also around payments. Processes, services and systems need to be evaluated and to be adapted to the digital world. The Payment Innovations seminar in Frankfurt on 26th […]

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Event: Lean Startup Day Paris 2018

Lean Startup Day Paris 2018 was a real success. Dan Toma’s opening keynote addressed the question: why dinosaurs (Corporates) need to learn dancing  – read a summary of the day here. How to be inspired by customer problems “How to discover real problems and needs of my target group?” was the question Maike Strudthoff from JumpNext […]

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Inspired to innovate differently: DTLC

“We can’t change it anymore! The board has approved it, we signed the pre-order form for the devices, it has been integrated in the sales plan for next year”. This is a comment we received after a series of customer immersion. We were asked to refine user needs for an innovative solution once the new […]

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Analysis: Payment innovators focusing on AI driven payment and commerce

How are leading payment startups tackling artificial intelligence to create value beyond fraud and risk? Do they act differently from established companies? When payment companies are communicating about the future of their solutions, artificial intelligence (AI) is nowadays almost a must-have in the story. Most stay very vague about it not divulging details. At least […]

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