Social Innovation Stories

Big Data, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence… there are lots of buzzwords thrown about when talking about technology, but what do they actually mean?
Technology
Transport
Take a trip around Europe to discover the latest innovations in urban rail networks
Transport
The growth of package deliveries, driven by e-commerce, is created a new term in transportation – the last mile. Here we look at some of the new technologies that are aiming to revolutionise the last mile
Health
Discover how data is having a big impact on predicting illness
Energy
What do pavements, coffee beans and magma have in common? It’s all about our future energy sources…
Energy
As we strive to decarbonise our energy network, two new digitised and decentralised technologies have emerged, which could make it a reality
Health
From digital DNA to jet propulsion, technology is leading the way in the fight against cancer. Discover the ways tech is fighting back.
Technology
Heard about nanobots? What these robots lack in height, they make up for in impact! From medicine to aeronautics, discover how they are punching above their weight.
Communities
Do we have the right skills for a digital future? We talk to Chief HR Officer at Hitachi Europe Stephen Pierce about how technology will impact the future workforce.
Technology
Waste not, want not – discover how tech is helping us to waste less food.
Health
Surgical precision is getting more precise with greater cooperation between humans and technology in the medical field.
Technology
We take a look at how technology is fighting back against adversity in the aftermath of a natural disaster or crisis.
Health
Find out how robots will soon be offering a helping hand to the elderly.