PSFK Launches The Innovation Debrief: Boston
New report spotlights innovation happening in “The Hub,” with a focus on the retail, health, education, civic and startups sectors
In conducting research for PSFK’s intelligence portal as well as our countless reports, we couldn’t help but notice the inordinate number of innovative products, services, and organizations coming out of Boston. Given the amount of innovation emanating from Boston, its nickname as ‘The Hub,’ coined by author Oliver Wendell Holmes, is fitting, and so, we’ve launched The Innovation Debrief – Boston: America’s Hub Of Innovation.
Today, the city’s high density of startups and a supportive civic infrastructure have helped The Hub continue to produce generations of revolutionaries, dreamers, and visionaries. As home to numerous prestigious institutions like MIT and Harvard which act as beacons for the world’s brightest minds to congregate, collaborate, and create together, Boston also serves as an incubator testing new ideas with its diverse residents. This report shines a spotlight on five sectors that are churning out new ideas everyday: