Global Innovation Seminar with Bertrand Collomb, Honorary President Lafarge

Tataj Innovation and DELab at the Univeristy of Warsaw co-hosted Innovate4Future seminar revolving around the concept of open innovation. The seminar brought together Dr. Bertrand Collomb, one of the most recognized industrialists in Europe, and exceptional thought leaders from the forefront of industry, academia, government and the arts to discuss their experiences and understanding of the innovative processes.
Innovate 4Future was sponsored by Google.

 Interview with Dr. Daria Tataj, Founder of Tataj Innovation


“Poland must be doing something right” – a new interwiew with Daria Tataj at Technologist magazine, that is initiative of the EuroTech Universities Alliance, bringing together the best and most exciting research and innovation from Europe and beyond. Read here

 Karolinska Institute and Johnson&Johnson sign open innovation agreement

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Karolinska Institute’s wholly owned company, Karolinska Institutet Holding AB, has signed an agreement with Johnson & Johnson Innovation. The collaboration aims to strengthen innovation at Karolinska Institute and integrate it into product and business development, and implementation of health care. At the same time a research collaboration is established between Karolinska Institutet and Janssen Pharmaceuticals.  more

Dr. Daria Tataj was one of the featuring guests. Karolinska Celebrating Collaboration Program 2.0



We are an innovation consultancy. We help companies and governments innovate better and faster.

For Companies 

Digitalization,  industry 4.0, circular economy challenge ‘business as usual’. We help transform organizations in this emerging environment by:

  • Innovation audit
  • Collaborative innovation strategy
  • Building new and entrepreneurial projects`
  • Assisting in going from local to global
  • Getting innovation speed up across entire organization

For governments 

Boosting growth and jobs are the top priority for policy makers along with sustainability, safety and security. If face of global challenges we governments with:

  • Impact assessment of instruments, programs, projects
  • Collaborative  innovation strategy
  • Implementing new governance models
  • Experimenting with new innovation policies in the Knowledge Triangle (Research+Education+Innovation)

For Universities 

Research and education is undergoing a disruptive change towards open science and new hybrid learning models. We help universities embrace this change  by:

  • Innovation audit
  • Developing a strategy of a 21st century university
  • Building new collaborative partnerships with industry
  • Innovating with Technology Transfer Offices and entrepreneurship education


Dr. Daria Tataj | Founder &CEO

Dr. Tataj is an expert in collaborative innovation and author. She is a high-level policy advisor to Mr. Carlos Moedas, EU Commissioner for Research and Innovation and has been recognized by the US Department of State and Fortune Magazine as one of emerging global woman business leaders. Her most recent book ‘Innovation and Entrepreneurship: A Growth Model for Europe beyond the Crisis’ can be viewed on Amazon.  More

Advisory Board

Dr. Bertrand Collomb, Honorary chairman of Lafarge, Past Chairman of the French Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques, France.

Prof. Dame Julia King, Vice-Chancellor of Aston University, Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Prof. Karen Maex, Dean of Faculty of Science, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Prof. Martin Schuurmans, founding Chairman of EIT – the European Institute of Technology and Innovation, former Chairman of the Philips Research Laboratory in Eindhoven and Vice-Chairman of Philips Research world-wide.

Prof. Linnar Viik, founder of Pocopay and Mobi Solutions, former Director at Skype, advisor to the Prime Minister of Estonia.

Network of Experts and Advisors

Karla Ruiz Cofino | Digital Communication

Interactive communication and social media strategist, entrepreneur, speaker, artist, social activist and woman advocate! Co-founder and chief digital officer of Milk’n’Cookies and a Global Shaper of the World Economic ForumMore


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Prof. Manuel Castells | Information and Communication Society

University Professor and the Wallis Annenberg Chair in Communication Technology and Society at the University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles. More




Prof. Wiktor Askanas | Strategy

Lay Member of the Canadian Competition Tribunal, UNB Professor Emeritus, Funding Dean of the Faculty of Business Yorkville University and visiting professor of Kozminski University. More



Ambassador Jan Truszczyński | Innovation Policy

Former Director-General for Education and Culture at the European Commission and Chief Negotiator of Poland’s access to the EU, Poland. More


Mark Turrell | Emerging Technologies

Strategist, tech entrepreneur, and innovation expert. Author of ‚Scaling: Small Smart Moves for Outsized Results’ (2014), adviser to start-ups, governments and NGOs, Young Global Leader of the the World Economic Forum, Associate Professor at Hult International Business School. Based in Berlin. More

Tataj Innovation Library New York™


Tataj Innovation Library New York™ is Tataj Innovation proprietary trademark for publishing digital and print content.



Tataj Innovation and DELab UW co-hosted Innovate4Future seminar revolving around the concept of innovation. The seminar brings together a global CEO and exceptional thought leaders from the forefront of industry, academia, government and the arts to discuss their experiences and understanding of the innovative processes.
Plakat Innovate 4 Future

From book Preface:
“This is a fundamental, innovative book on innovation that will reshape the way we think about innovation and may yield the most needed policy lessons for a new model of growth in the aftermath of the economic crisis.”
Prof. Manuel Castells, 2012 Holberg Prize
E-book and hardcopy available at Amazon.


This foresight report by Dr. Daria Tataj captures emerging trends in business, technology and society. Insights into the future are based on an innovation roundtable which gathered top level R&D executives, rectors of European universities and industry experts in Berlin, October 2014.


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