Understanding Open Innovation

IdeaScale

Historically, research and development departments within organizations were solely responsible for coming up with innovative ideas. Traditionally, corporate innovation has been an inside job, with few exceptions. The ultimate result is open innovation, the concept that good ideas come not just from within organizations, but from outside them as well. Why Open Innovation Is Emerging as a New Paradigm. Best Practice open innovation

Broadening the church of Open Innovation

The Future Shapers

Open Innovation is about increasing the innovation potential of firms by opening them up to new ways of working with external organisations. The piece will draw on the work of John Golightly from his time at the Big Innovation Centre.

Living Labs and Open Innovation

HYPE Innovation

"Living labs" is a label applied to an array of very different innovation infrastructures that did not make it in the Jargon Madness finals of Forbes but is nonetheless “trendy, but confusing.” In this post, you will learn what it means and how linging labs is a usefuly concept for open innovatino programs. Ideation & Collaboration

The New Era Of Mass Collaboration

Digital Tonto

Related posts: 2017: Collaboration Is No Longer A Choice, But An Imperative. All Posts Management Technology Collaboration Open Innovation Open PlatformsIn a networked world, the best way to become a dominant player is to be an indispensable partner.

Managing Open Innovation: one challenge/ coping strategy at a time

HYPE Innovation

A few months ago, The Economist published an excellent piece on how the fashion for making employees collaborate had gone too far. Open Innovation

Driving Open Innovation Through a Culture of Collaboration

eZassi

Open Innovation is the grounded in the belief that great ideas can come from any source and an organization’s internal expertise will transform those ideas into market value. The challenge comes when an organization chooses to shift from a closed innovation system to an open one.

Open Innovation: definition, what types and benefits

mjvinnovation

We could summarize open innovation as the use of inflows and outflows of knowledge to accelerate internal innovation and expand markets. Keep reading to understand in depth what open innovation is and how it can be used in your business! The open innovation concept.

Four Open Innovation Techniques

Wellspring

There are four main tactics that organizations commonly use for inbound open innovation; tech scouting, vertical collaboration, horizontal collaboration, and technology sourcing. Open Innovation

Four Open Innovation Techniques

Wellspring

There are four main tactics that organizations commonly use for inbound open innovation; tech scouting, vertical collaboration, horizontal collaboration, and technology sourcing. Open Innovation

Open Innovation: A 2014 Research Agenda

Open Innovation

One of the main goals of the Chesbrough/Vanhaverbeke/West 2006 book was to shape the research agenda of the open innovation. Our final chapter was immodestly entitled “Open innovation: a research agenda” (West, Vanhaverbeke and Chesbrough, 2006). Open Social Innovation.”

Open Innovation News

IdeaConnection

It has been an exciting few days for open innovation with global companies launching big new open innovation initiatives. Open Innovation GE Appliances open innovation news

NASA Announces Winners of Open Innovation Robot Contest

IdeaConnection

When NASA wanted help for the design of its next robot it knew just where to go for innovative insights – the crowd. The space agency launched an open innovation competition to design an arm for a space robot named Astrobee, and the first winners have just been revealed.

Accompanying European SMEs on their Open Innovation Journeys

Innovation Excellence

Open Innovation collaboration Crowdsourcing Customers Entrepreneurship Innovation Management Strategy success

Collaborative Innovation – Hamburger Style

InnovationManagement

Often I read articles or books about top-down vs. bottom-up innovation and why one approach would be better than the other. After spending more than five years in the collaborative innovation space, I would advise going hamburger style!

33 Routes to Open Innovation

Open Innovation EU

It has been a while since Henry Chesbrough coined the term Open Innovation and formulated it’s definition: “combining internal and external ideas as well as internal and external paths to market to advance the development of new technologies.” In the course of time, the terminology surrounding Open Innovation has evolved alongside developments in management literature and practises. Route 4: Collaborative Innovation. Route 24: Open Data.

An open innovation success story

Be-novative

We have a particular key learning to share along with an open innovation success story. In a nutshell, she studied the world’s most innovative and creative companies and came to a particular discovery. A crowdsourcing open innovation challenge was launched.

Open Innovation is the New Normal

Innovation Excellence

"Over the years, Open Innovation has become the new normal" states Hannes, Director Open Innovation Networks at Swarovski. Continue reading → Design Innovation collaboration collaborative innovation Design Thinking Hannes Erler Open Innovation Swarovski

The End of Open Innovation?

100%Open

It’s clear that company innovation techniques are changing fast but how do we open innovation specialists react? If open is the’ new normal’ is our mission complete? Does this mean we at 100%Open are out of a job if everyone is practicing open innovation already?

Open Innovation vs Crowdsourcing vs Co-creation

Wazoku

Various principles and concepts are used for managing research and innovation. You are probably familiar with these buzzwords: crowdsourcing, open innovation and a more recent one, co-creation. An “open” approach to innovation leverages internal and external source of ideas. ”.

Design the Right Open Innovation Project

Innovation Excellence

Open Innovation is now widely recognized as a way to enhance options for innovation by accessing external assets. Continue reading → Business Models Innovation Management Open Innovation R&D collaboration Innovation Management Process

World Open Innovation Conference 2015: Final Program

Open Innovation

Thu 10:30 AM (Salon D): Modes of Open Innovation; Moderator: Marcel Bogers Mehdi Bagherzadeh and Sabine Brunswicker Mix and Match: Preferred ‘Mix of Open Innovation Modes’ for Solving Innovation Problems Roberto Camerani, Stefano Denicolai, Monica Masucci and Giovanni Valentini The Interplay of Inbound and Outbound Open Innovation and its Impact on Firm Performance Saumya Amarasinghe, Kenneth Husted and Frank Siedlok How Revealing is Revealing?

How to Grow Your Open Innovation Network

Wellspring

Wellspring data shows that 70% of open innovation collaborations occur between organizations within 30 miles of one another. Most organizations have a limited network of open innovation partners and potential collaborators, and are missing countless technology opportunities as a result. Furthermore, the other 30% of research collaborations are disproportionately conducted with prestigious institutions that have global recognition.

Companies betting big on open innovation

hackerearth

Open innovation is the use of purposive inflows and outflows of knowledge to accelerate internal innovation, and expand the markets for external use of innovation, respectively. The free flow, in and out, of ideas and IP promotes innovative ecosystems.

The Four Main Types of Collaboration

HYPE Innovation

Fortunately, the process of partnering for innovation has not remained immune to technological progress either. The short answer is open innovation – in all its inbound-outbound-coupled glory.

Open Innovation for Clean Water

IdeaConnection

They have formed an open innovation collaboration to tackle this pressing issue. Clean Water and Sanitation for All – a search for innovative ways to ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

Open Innovation at the User Innovation Conference

Open Innovation

On Tuesday, Frank Piller of RWTH Aachen presented an overview of open innovation. He presented to attendees at the 2014 Open and User Innovation Conference — the 12th annual meeting of the user innovation workshop — which met at Harvard Business School.

Open innovation in Anaheim

Open Innovation

Since the very first open innovation session at the 2004 AOM, I’ve tried to attend the OI sessions — but nowadays it’s a lot more complex than it used to be. AOM 2016 conferences open innovationFriday marks the beginning of #AOM2016, the last appearance of the Academy of Management conference for a decade or more.

Essential Steps Toward Open Innovation Success

eZassi

The goal of open innovation is to allow organizations to collaborate with external resources to advance their technologies. This system should also provide intellectual property protection for both the organizations and the external collaborators. Innovation Integration.

Open Innovation: How the United Nations is Changing the World by Collaborating with It

Spigit

To better understand complex and connected challenges in the developing world, the United Nations (UN) , the international organization tasked with bringing nations together, turned to Spigit to power their open innovation challenge , #SDGInsights. SDGInsights is one of many idea challenges open to the public the UN has ran since launching their ideation program, Unite Ideas. Why is the UN leveraging open ideation? Collaborating with the world.

Open innovation, open science and open to the world

Innovation Excellence

A new paper from the European Union outlines their attitude and approach towards open innovation in Europe. collaboration Innovation Open Innovation Strategy open access Open Data Open Science

Crossing Participative Innovation with Open Innovation (1/2)

Innovation Excellence

What is Participative Innovation? And how does it intersect with Open Innovation with the Crowd?

A National Open Innovation Strategy for Austria

Innovation Excellence

Austria kicks off the new years with an Open Innovation Strategy, a first of its kind globally. Continue reading → Feature Of The Week Austria collaboration Gertraud Leimüller global open innovation strategy Strategy winnovation

Open Innovation: Convincing the Decision Makers

eZassi

Open Innovation Shouldn’t Be a Hard Sell, But It Is. At Ezassi, we believe whole-heartedly in the importance of innovation to progress and the survival of businesses. This means that it falls on employees to make the case for innovation, which can be a thin line to walk.

Crossing Participative Innovation with Open Innovation (2/2)

Innovation Excellence

How compares Open Innovation with the Crowd with Participative Innovation? And what if, if Open Innovation, which was intended to seek out outside, were coming back inside?

A Quick Guide to External Collaboration

InnovationManagement

Collaborative Innovation Organization & Culture collaboration collaborative innovation communication definitions ecosystem executive sponsor HR leadership mindset open innovation strategic partnership supplier enabled innovationWorking with external partners to bring better products and services to market faster and/or develop better intellectual property has never been more popular in the world of business than what we see today.

Collaborating Without Words.

100%Open

Those percentages are very difficult to prove but nevertheless, they are probably even higher when you are communicating and collaborating across different continents, where communicating across cultures is 100% about eye contact.

Themes for the practice of open innovation

Open Innovation

Like my OI collaborators Henry Chesbrough & Wim Vanhaverbeke, I get a lot of emails (and receive many Google News updates) on businesses and consultants touting some claimed breakthrough on open innovation. I first met Cheryl in 2007 — when I was hired to train Kimberly-Clark execs on open innovation — and in 2012 Cheryl invited me to present my research at CoDev2012 when it was in San Diego. Open Innovation: Researching a New Paradigm.

The Sky’s the Limit with Open Innovation

IdeaConnection

As part of its efforts to innovate and maintain a leading position in its market Singapore Airlines (SIA) is ramping up its open innovation endeavors. Also on its agenda is a strengthening of its internal open innovation culture.

3 Open Innovation Reports You Need to Read Right Now

Spigit

In the open innovation space, one regularly leads to the other. The New Rules of the Collaborative Economy. Never before has it been easier (or more important) for leading brands to take advantage of the collaborative economy.

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Obama Receives Recognition for Open Innovation Achievements

IdeaConnection

President Barack Obama has been honored with the Award for Outstanding Global leadership in Open Innovation. This public and well-deserved recognition took place at the recent World Open Innovation Conference in Barcelona, Spain.

Electrolux to Launch an Open Innovation Factory

IdeaConnection

In a move designed to accelerate innovation in its manufacturing processes and boost product development, Electrolux is launching the Electrolux Innovation Factory. ” Innovative Co-Working Space. Open Innovation Electrolux Innovation Factory

Open Innovation Initiatives at Abbey Road Studios

IdeaConnection

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Crowdsourcing at Work: Open Innovation with Unilever’s Foundry IDEAS™

Spigit

One of those brands is Unilever , one of the world’s leading suppliers of Food, Home and Personal Care products that launched its crowdsourced innovation program , Unilever Foundry, last year, to make sustainable living commonplace by collaborating with innovators.