Over the last year the key topics within the world of innovations has been impacted by social responsibility and sustainability aspects, which can be seen by analyzing the last 12 months of Google searching using Google Insights for Search.  The top area of interest over the last 12 month has been

  • business innovation
  • open innovation
  • innovation management
  • technology innovation
  • social innovation

US, Canada and KU is dominating all searches except from Open Innovation where Germany is leading. Open Innovation and Social Innovation is also the most top ranked searches, still growing, together with innovation management which also is on its way up. The global top searchers for innovation, in general, and over the last 12 month was;

  1. Kenya
  2. Ghana
  3. Singapore
  4. Denmark
  5. South Africa
  6. Nigeria
  7. India
  8. Hong Kong
  9. Germany
  10. Australia

Pretty much give an indicator of where things heating up within the area of innovation…