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). Since I'm trying to write a short encyclopedia article on open innovation — and want to make it different from my 2011 article — it seemed a good time to review what’s been written recently.

Ten Questions to Answer Before Using Social Tools for Product Innovation

Innovation Excellence

Social media is incredibly effective for conveying marketing messages and for receiving rapid customer feedback. The effectiveness of social media for outbound marketing activities, i.e. getting the news out about new products offerings, and interacting with customers, is well known. But social media is also a tool for inbound marketing – for understanding the customer.


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innovationHUB 2018 places innovation at the center of corporate and social innovation


Main points: – innovationHUB 2018 highlighted the central importance of innovating with clients and analyzed the state of innovation in Spain with COTEC and Fundación I+E. ideas4all Innovation’s 3rd annual Innovation Awards awarded prizes to companies like Zurich Insurance, KPMG or RTVE for their innovation programs. When market players are included, resources are gained for innovation” , Marrón highlighted in this respect.

Presenting and publishing OI research

Open Innovation

However, three innovation conferences provide especially good venues for presenting and discussing OI research: R&D Management (Paris, June 17-21). At the RaDMa conference, one of the 12 tracks (“Theme 9”) is explicitly on Open Innovation. Abstract submissions open January 15; in previous years the deadline was February 15. Open and User Innovation Conference (Utrecht, July 8-10). World Open Innovation Conference (Rome, Dec.

15 most important Innovation Theories your company should be using

Idea to Value

Every company says that innovation is important, and that they value the ideas of their people. Yet the problem lies in the fact that so few established companies actually know how to go about getting value out of their innovation ambitions, let alone turning it into profit. In fact, according to some estimates by Doblin , 96% of all new innovations which established companies attempt fail to make a return on investment. Suggested viewing: 12 – Disruptive Innovation.

12 Types of Innovation You Should Know in 2021


What are the different types of innovation? With so many types of innovation and even more definitions, it can be confusing to discuss innovation in your organization. Open Innovation. It is innovation by sharing both the risks and rewards of new research.

Tools for New Frontiers

Open Innovation

Oxford reports that New Frontiers in Open Innovation “is available for pre-orders and will ship on 16 November 2014.” Open Innovation in Multinational Corporations: New Insights from 
the Global R&D Research Stream.” New Frontiers in Open Innovation, Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. Exploring Open Innovation in Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises.” New Frontiers in Open Innovation, Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp.

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Serious About Your Social Mission? Innovate It.


But, if we are truly intent on achieving both, we need to start taking social impact just as seriously. Mission-driven organizations have an equal opportunity to apply the principles and practices of innovation to maximize their impact–but few take it. The obvious place to turn is innovation approaches such as design thinking , rapid prototyping , and open innovation. This simple stake in the ground is where social innovation begins.

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What you need to know about India Innovation Growth Programme 2.0


After a not-so promising start at the beginning of this decade, India has been climbing up the Global Innovation Index ( GII ) rankings in the last couple of years—moving to from 81 in 2015 to 60 in 2017. According to a 2016 Capgemini study , India was the best innovation destination in Asia and the third best in the world. The improvement in the country has been remarkable say experts although a lot of grassroots innovations seem to be falling under the radar.

Adaptive Strategy Matrix [Infographic]: exploration vs. exploitation?

Open Innovation EU

External pressure: a balancing loop that suggests that both the exploitative loop and explorative loop will be disturbed by the market circumstances (a realism check), which will thus increase the likelihood of external forces saying that the strategy should change. A monopolistic position in a certain market will reduce the external pressure to invest in exploitation. A calm market or ecosystem will increase the external pressure to invest in exploitation.