Professor Johann Füller knows a lot about “cool ideas.” The founder and CEO of the Munich innovation company HYVE AG, he and his employees develop prototypes and make new products ready for the market. His clients are industrial companies. According to Füller in this interview with Porsche Consulting, “If you want innovations, you shouldn’t worry too early about practicalities.” Speed is much more important. The professor sees perfectionism as a potential drag on progress.
Few industries have been hit as hard by the coronavirus as aviation. Now is the time to develop ideas that will facilitate a rapid return when the crisis is over. Digitalization and sustainability will play an important role.
Lockdowns have deeply shaken global supply chains. Expert Edwin Keh from Hong Kong advises companies to gain deeper insights and make security a priority in their strategic considerations.