Innovation Crowdsourcing

HunchBuzz

Crowdsourcing has become a big trend, with many companies relying on feedback and ideas from the public to deliver a new product or update an existing one. Crowdsourcing innovation can benefit everyone involved, as long as the company has a clear set of goals from the start of their campaign. A recent innovation crowdsourcing event that was a real success was performed by Lay’s via Facebook. Successes in crowdsourcing innovation outweigh possible failures.

Five Crowdsourced Ideas that Came From Unlikely Places

IdeaScale

Overview: The value of crowdsourcing is that you can find ideas in the most unusual of places. These five, in particular, might surprise you and offer guidance for your crowdsourcing strategy. Want to see how crowdsourcing can help your organization?

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Crowdsourcing the mind through open innovation

HunchBuzz

This is where Open innovation shines; Crowdsourcing platforms like HunchBuzz, Stack Overflow and Quora provide a place where organisations or people, can post up a question and receive an answer. The post Crowdsourcing the mind through open innovation appeared first on HunchBuzz. Related posts: 5 Examples of How Crowdsourcing Will Help You Be More Innovative. Crowdsourcing Innovation. Innovation Crowdsourcing.

5 Examples of How Crowdsourcing Will Help You Be More Innovative

HunchBuzz

Crowdsourcing is the process of gathering ideas and opinions from a group of people for specific purposes. The following are examples of crowdsourcing: You can use crowdsourcing for collecting funds required to set up an organization. Crowdrise is a crowdsourcing strategy that allows people to support charitable institutions and volunteer organizations by choosing the projects that they want to offer their monies to. Crowdsourcing is also good for gathering manpower.

What is Crowd sourcing?

HunchBuzz

Crowdsourcing is the process of gaining required services, information, content or ideas through contribution solicitations from a group of people – usually done online – instead of asking for contributions from suppliers or employees. Crowdsourcing is a wide ranging term and is used for several different purposes. Wonder How Crowdsourcing Works? Crowdsourcing is simple. Crowdsourcing is also useful for gathering ideas, opinions or approvals.

Citizensourcing involves people in what affects them most

HunchBuzz

17 September 2013. HunchBuzz was created with a focus on internal staff ideation, but has proven to be an amazing tool for external crowdsourcing such as citizensourcing with many agencies looking to access insights from their citizens faster and smarter. MEDIA RELEASE. For immediate release. Citizensourcing involves people in what affects them most.

The Benefits of Open Innovation

HunchBuzz

Related posts: Crowdsourcing the mind through open innovation. Open innovation is the life blood of many corporations. Instead of relying only on the capital and assets within the company, they can tap into the immeasurable assets if the entire world. This combination creates an atmosphere of sustainable progress, and is great for shareholders and customers alike.

What is Innovation Management?

HunchBuzz

Related posts: Crowdsourcing Innovation. What is innovation management? What is Innovation Management? With the life cycle of products becoming increasingly shorter today, innovation management is essential to companies that want to stay on the cutting edge of their industries. Innovation management is critical to virtually every industry in the United States and abroad because it allows all levels in an organization to strategize on new product development.

How Crowdsourcing is Enhancing the Healthcare Sector

IdeaScale

In 2013, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation took a step that many found surprising: creating a prize and asking the world to reengineer the condom. But little noted was that Gates was pioneering crowdsourcing in healthcare … and that it worked. As you can see, in healthcare, crowdsourcing is not about individual patients, but instead about larger problems. Crowdsourcing only works if it catches the attention of a crowd, after all.

Social innovation

HunchBuzz

Crowdsourcing Innovation. Each of us has our own little problems but these tend to pale in comparison to the needs of society as a whole. We live in a world that literally changes by the minute, with new technology and ideas launched on a daily basis. Change can be a good thing, but when it happens, it’s important that they are developed in a way that is for the greater good of the entire community. This is where social innovation comes into play to make sure that it happens.

Build Your Career by Sharing a Crowdsourced Idea

IdeaScale

In 2013, Stearns was 26-years-old. He says surprising things happen when you pull together a multidisciplinary group to crowdsource ideas. “It’s Stearns’ story is a great example of this sort of crowdsourced product development. It showcases how they’re thinking about crowdsourcing and innovation as part of their daily routine. The post Build Your Career by Sharing a Crowdsourced Idea appeared first on IdeaScale.

Top 10 Innovation Links for the Week of 1.8.16

Planview Spigit

Welcome to the first 2016 weekly roundup of innovation links, where we feature a carefully curated selection of our favorite content on innovation, crowdsourcing, and more from around the web. The skinny: These days, crowdsourcing is used to tackle social issues, global concerns, and questions that need a greater diversity of opinions and engagement. Wise words from Gijs van Wulfen – a LinkedIn150 Influencer and Top 40 Innovation Blogger of 2013.

How Enterprises Can Collaborate Effectively with Startups

Planview Spigit

In 2013, Siemens implemented Spigit’s ideation management software to launch their Frontier Partner Program to help entrepreneurs in the manufacturing space develop their solutions and get them to market faster. From crowdsourcing ideas from the public to solve traffic problems to the Frontier Partner Program, tapping into the collective intelligence of people at scale through ideation is something Siemens has done extremely well. Crowdsourcing

Disruptive Energy.

100%Open

According to the World Bank, Costa Rica used 1370 watts per capita in 2013. 100%Open Artificial Intelligence cities collaboration collective innovation collective intelligence creative economy crowdsourcing disruptive innovation entrepreneurs future cities innovation invention mass participation networks open innovation open source Science skills for innovation Technology

Game Changers: How Citizen Science and Gamification Are Transforming the Business World

Qmarkets

Crowdsourcing company HeroX provides a platform for citizen driven innovation and science projects in conjunction with the Nasa Tournaments Lab. Citizen science and crowdsourcing are being increasingly recognized as invaluable tools for solving large-scale problems that transcend borders.

OUI! Wir sind in New York!

Open Innovation

It’s great that the various mentions of crowdsourcing (and other forms of open innovation) are continuing the cross-pollination between the UI and OI camps. crowdsourcing Eric von Hippel OUI 2018Today was the first day of #OUI2018 here at New York University, making its first appearance in the Big Apple.

OUI comes to Lisbon

Open Innovation

After alternating between Boston and the Germanic language portions of Europe from 2003 to 2011, the conference detoured west (to England) in 2013 and this year south to Portugal. OTOH, much of OI nowadays is crowdsourcing — and with 7 full papers and 8 minitalks the topic will be well-covered). conferences crowdsourcing OUI 2015 user innovation

71 Innovation Methodologies

Open Innovation EU

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What Makes Crowds Clever?

100%Open

Since 2013 they’ve attracted 30,000 members and come up with practical ideas like apps to compare community energy use, green jobs training and different tax regimes to reduce energy use. 100%Open collaboration collective innovation collective intelligence crowdsourcing David Simoes-Brown disruptive innovation idea platforms innovation innovation strategy mass participation open innovation open source social networks systems of innovation Uncategorized

Qmarkets and HeroX Join Forces to Deliver Comprehensive Open Innovation Solution

Qmarkets

Tel-Aviv, Israel — June 10, 2021 – Qmarkets, the award-winning supplier of innovation management software , has today announced its partnership with HeroX , the world’s leading platform for crowdsourced idea competitions.

Qmarkets and HeroX Join Forces to Deliver Comprehensive Open Innovation Solution

Qmarkets

Qmarkets adds capability to plug into the HeroX Global Innovator Crowd Tel-Aviv, Israel — June 10, 2021 – Qmarkets, the award-winning supplier of innovation management software , has today announced its partnership with HeroX , the world’s leading platform for crowdsourced idea competitions.

Amazon’s Innovative Answer to Same-Day Delivery Bottlenecks

IdeaScale

This is a crowdsourced program that uses gig workers to make final deliveries of products, but there have been problems. In 2013, Amazon entered into an agreement with the U.S. Last mile delivery is the movement of a product to its final destination, which is usually someone’s residence. The logistics of last mile delivery have become a topic of interest in recent years due to the popularity of e-commerce.

Citizen innovation for good governance

ideas4allinnovation

In its study, the IADB cites “open data platforms and crowdsourcing ” as some of the most useful tools to support the “inclusion of citizens at all stages of the policy cycle”, particularly on a local level.

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Avoid the Iridium Moment

Destination Innovation

They crowdsourced location data from the GPS sensors on people’s mobile phones in order to capture traffic information. in 2013 it had 50 million users – far more ‘traffic sensors’ than Nokia could match. Every company has to make important strategic decisions. We can see with hindsight that some decisions which looked smart at the time turned out to be dumb. Often it was because the wrong assumptions were made.

Evolution of Hyperloop: Propelling innovation the Elon Musk way

hackerearth

In 2013, Elon Musk pulled a famous all-nighter to publish a whitepaper on a revolutionary transportation system called Hyperloop. The company has been formed completely by collaboration and crowdsourcing the collective knowledge of 600 engineers around the world through the JumpStart Inc. Instead, he chose to crowdsource and collaborate to create a movement. What Hyperloop One was able to do with roughly $140 Million, Elon Musk did via crowdsourcing innovation.

#2,145 – Musical Maps and Time Machines

Greatest. Idea. Ever.

You pick a country on a world map, select a decade in the twentieth century or the aughts (or listen to contemporary music via a “Now” option), and enjoy a curated playlist of crowdsourced songs from that time and place. In 2013, they secured funding and were able to launch the site.

Wazoku Secures New Funding from Barclays

Wazoku

Crowdsourcing specialist Wazoku secures new funding from Barclays to support further development. Wazoku a UK crowdsourcing company and leading provider of collaborative innovation software, has received new venture debt finance from Barclays of £680,000. Its Idea Spotlight platform encourages internal and external crowdsourcing initiatives that allow organisations to draw on ideas from employees, suppliers and other partners to enhance their businesses and save money.

Open Innovation Success Stories in the Car Industry

IdeaConnection

In 2013, the motor giant Citroen built the UK’s first crowdsourced car. Open innovation success stories abound in multiple industries as enterprises the world over seek the wisdom of the crowd to help them develop new products and services, get over innovation roadblocks, see where their industries are heading and to steal a march on their competitors. In this post, we highlight a few success stories where open innovation has helped to give the automotive industry a boost.

Some examples of co-creation that bring brand and consumer together

ideas4allinnovation

Crowdsourcing is part of the process: the community votes and pre-selects shared ideas. In 2013, the potato chips manufacturer asked its followers about new flavors for their chips. Fruit of this crowdsourcing, three new exotic flavors hit the stores.

The Remarkable Benefits of Digital Brainstorming

Qmarkets

Qmarkets' award-winning Idea management and crowdsourcing platforms allow organizations to brainstorm digitally, therefore not only eliminating the flaws with traditional brainstorming but at the same time creating valuable side-benefits. This means for example that an idea management and crowdsourcing tool like Qmarkets’ Q-max allows organizations to include people from a very diverse set of disciplines, cultures, and industries within the digital brainstorming session.

Building upon the four essential pillars for innovation

Paul Hobcraft

Rick made this telling remark “ Without an innovation strategy, innovation improvement efforts can become a grab bag of much-touted best practices: dividing R&D into decentralized autonomous teams, spawning internal entrepreneurial ventures, setting up corporate venture-capital arms, pursuing external alliances, embracing open innovation and crowdsourcing, collaborating with customers, and implementing rapid prototyping”.

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[Press Release] Wazoku platform delivers improved communication at SSCL

Wazoku

SSCL was established in 2013, bringing together people from different government departments and the Wazoku platform offered a common innovation portal covering all SSCL locations. “We Wazoku is a crowdsourcing company headquartered in London. The company’s cloud-based idea management software, Idea Spotlight, allows organisations to crowdsource meaningful outcomes aligned to business objectives, by engaging their workforce, partners, customers or even the world.

Introducing ideas4all Innovation eco: committed to sustainable innovation

ideas4allinnovation

Involve the community, through crowdsourcing and co-creation, in finding ideas that solve the most pressing challenges. Thanks to the project, the young entrepreneur was highlighted in 2013 as one of the most influential Latin American leaders under 30 by the World Economic Forum. Global warming and environmental degradation are currently perceived as the biggest threat to the planet, according to a study published by the Pew Research Center.

Part 2: Accelerating the impact of Innovation Campaigns

Values Centered Innovation

IT-based platforms for enabling innovation have variously been called idea management, crowdsourcing, or innovation management systems. The 2016 State of Crowdsourced Innovation report from Spigit, the largest vendor of innovation management software by revenues, gives us some idea of how these software systems are used with their customers: 64% of surveyed customers use the platform company wide, rather than in just a few groups.

Everything you need to know about innovation management software

hackerearth

A 2013 Accenture study revealed some interesting findings: Companies which have formal innovation management systems, compared to those that have not, are almost twice as likely to say they were very satisfied with their initial idea generation abilities (43% vs. 24%). Crowdsourcing algorithms (e.g. The platform should allow collaboration via crowdsourcing or open innovation.

Innovation management software: Everything you need to know

hackerearth

A 2013 Accenture study revealed some interesting findings: Companies which have formal innovation management systems, compared to those that have not, are almost twice as likely to say they were very satisfied with their initial idea generation abilities (43% vs. 24%). Crowdsourcing algorithms (e.g. The platform should allow collaboration via crowdsourcing or open innovation.

How hackathons can help you get started with blockchain

hackerearth

Crowdsourcing ideas from developers could be the only way for now to find financial solutions using this potentially disruptive technology. Capital market spending on this technology, which was $30M in 2013, is expected to touch $400M by 2019. Grow into a major player in the global blockchain space with an innovative mindset. The concept of a digital economy has rewritten business models you’ve adopted so far.

How companies are innovating in the energy sector

Hacker Earth Developers Blog

Energy intensity in 2050 will be half that of what it was in 2013. This will require more public investment in R&D, cutting subsidies on fossil fuels, encouraging grassroot innovations, realizing the power of crowdsourced innovation , and enabling widespread adoption of winning innovations. When leaders from 193 countries created a plan labeled the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015, it was the beginning of a new era of hope and possibilities.

How hackathons can help you get started with blockchain

hackerearth

Crowdsourcing ideas from developers could be the only way for now to find financial solutions using this potentially disruptive technology. Capital market spending on this technology, which was $30M in 2013, is expected to touch $400M by 2019. Grow into a major player in the global blockchain space with an innovative mindset. The concept of a digital economy has rewritten business models you’ve adopted so far.

How Israel’s Oldest Bank Is Engaging Employees to Become a Leader in Banking Innovation

Qmarkets

In 2013, Bank Leumi embarked on a journey to make innovation one of its prime strategic goals. This is quite rare, as most of the time with crowdsourcing software there is still a top-down process where moderators are the only ones who can define a challenge. In order to achieve this goal, the Bank undertook an initiative to change their corporate culture, so every employee would see innovation as part of their daily work; an aim they should constantly aspire to.

Standardization as an open innovation activity

Open Innovation

Similarly, Symbian considered establishing a direct distribution channel (before the arrival of the iTunes Store and Google Play) but it was constrained by pressures from its stakeholders (West & Wood, 2013). Tucci and Gianluigi Viscusi (eds), Creating and Capturing Value through Crowdsourcing. An important but understudied form of open innovation is the network form (network as defined by Powell 1990).

What is innovation management and why your organization needs it

hackerearth

In the book Evolution of Innovation Management: Trends in an International Context (2013), Alexander Brem and Eric Viardot discuss three major recent trends in terms of geography, management, and strategy: There is an increasing tendency for companies to extend their outside reach through a collaborative innovation strategy, “where multiple users co-create value,” to explore fresh and radical ideas. Understanding Innovation Management. What besets today’s companies?

What is innovation management and why your organization needs it

hackerearth

In the book Evolution of Innovation Management: Trends in an International Context (2013), Alexander Brem and Eric Viardot discuss three major recent trends in terms of geography, management, and strategy: There is an increasing tendency for companies to extend their outside reach through a collaborative innovation strategy, “where multiple users co-create value,” to explore fresh and radical ideas. Understanding Innovation Management. What besets today’s companies?