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

Open Innovation: 2 approaches towards value creation

Imaginatik

Open Innovation has been around for years. Open Innovation (OI) is no different. So, why invest in Open Innovation? Yet Open Innovation could be much more than “open things up” to our stakeholders and customers. Open Innovation

What exactly is Open Innovation?

Braineet

Here is my take on what open innovation really is and how you can use it to boost creativity in your company. Open Innovation

Common Fears of Starting an Open Innovation Initiative and How to Resolve Them

HYPE Innovation

Adding external elements to an internal innovation program can prove a true rite of passage. The transition requires an open culture, employee empowerment, and executive commitment. Open Innovation

A Strategic Approach to Open Innovation

Speaker: Jeffrey Phillips, Senior Consultant, OVO Innovation

In this session, we’ll examine the critical questions you should ask as you establish an open innovation framework: which technologies or ideas? In this session, you will learn: How to link innovation, especially open innovation, to corporate goals and strategies.

Open Innovation at Bouygues: each of our BU has an open innovation team

Rapid Innovation in digital time

Vincent Maret corporate director Open Innovation at Bouygues Corp. explains how to drive competitiveness through innovation! Innovation Rapid Innovation Unit Bouygues Corporate accelerator Entrepreneur Incubation intrapreneur Open Innovation Start-up Vincent Maret

Top Challenges for Open Innovation and How to Solve Them

IdeaScale

Sometimes an innovation finds you. Innovation works best when it incorporates a broad network of perspectives. However, some challenges must be addressed as you develop your innovation strategy. But a small amount of guidance can be a powerful tool for innovators.

The rise of open innovation

Exago

Now, open innovation is trendy. The post The rise of open innovation appeared first on www.exago.com. Blog Insights engagement innovationacrossborders open-innovationJust a little over two decades ago, engaging external stakeholders was a rare thing.

Ten Top Tips for Success with Open Innovation

Destination Innovation

Increasingly this internal focus is being replaced by a more powerful and effective approach – open innovation (OI). Assess in what areas you need more innovation. Assess your level of openness.

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The State of Open Innovation Today

Innovation Excellence

Last summer I wrote about an interesting report exploring the extent of open innovation around Europe. The study, conducted by the European Academic Network for Open Innovation, showed the growth in open innovation, with the majority of organizations practising it in some form or other.

Ernst & Young On Measuring Open Innovation

HYPE Innovation

Consider for a moment the following three statements: Innovation results from lucky accidents; The more open the innovation process, the less disciplined; Innovation can’t be measured. Open Innovation

The Leadership of Open Innovation

Speaker: Paul Sloane, Director, Destination Innovation

Paul Sloane is a well-known author and speaker on open innovation. In this on-demand recorded session, Paul will takes through the breadth of what open innovation can be for organizations and the value it can bring. Who is using Open Innovation?

An Openly Innovative Attitude.

100%Open

As a “newbie” to the innovation sector, I have to admit I had some help from the jargon buster. I’ve also come to understand that open innovation is no longer a novelty concept, rather a part of the culture at the heart of many companies, including Carlsberg , Argos , and Oxfam. This openness is helping them challenge conservative approaches thus, stand out from their competitors. Opening innovation up.

Open Innovation Experiment Joins the Fight against Cancer

IdeaScale

Open innovation is giving doctors another tool to fight cancer. They decided to find out by running an open innovation initiative with $55,000 in prizes on the site Topcoder, which had a strong community of AI imaging experts. Open innovation puts patient care first.?.

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.

Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing Best Practices

HYPE Innovation

Open innovation (also known as user, cumulative, mass, or distributed innovation, or as know-how trading) and crowdsourcing are both affordable, reliable, powerful ways to keep your company on the cutting edge of innovative ideas and products. Open Innovation

Leveraging the Benefits of Open Innovation

IdeaScale

Open innovation is innovation where companies or organizations reach out to other companies, individuals, and the general public to create innovative products and services. Some open innovation partnerships include colleges and universities. The internet has made this type of innovation far more feasible than it once was. Knowledge is widely distributed, and relying solely upon internal research can limit an organization’s innovative capacity.

Leveraging an Open Innovation Portal to Build an Innovation Ecosystem

Yet2

Many large companies have open innovation portals. The snack food and beverage manufacturer has two separate open innovation portals that play a key role in the company’s strategic initiative and mission to empower people to snack right. These portals also serve as vital components in the company’s commitment and process to building an innovation ecosystem that incorporates startups, small brands and more.

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.

Do You Know What Open Innovation Is?

IdeaScale

In case you hadn’t heard, open innovation was defined by Henry Chesbrough as “a paradigm that assumes that firms can and should use external ideas as well as internal ideas, and internal and external paths to market, as the firms look to advance their technology.”.

4 examples of open innovation in society

ideas4allinnovation

Open innovation is one of the most agile and effective avenues for transformation, as we have already seen in several examples with large enterprises. We can help you and broaden your scope with open innovation. Related content: 5 success stories in open innovation.

How to create valuable open innovation ecosystems

Exago

From building consumers’ loyalty through to establishing new partnerships, improving products and identifying more business opportunities – open innovation can bring companies remarkable benefits.

Profiling the Open Innovation Manager

HYPE Innovation

We talk a lot about, and also to, innovation managers here on the blog. Mike Hatrick (the event moderator) asked the question: who really is the innovation manager? The Innovation ManagerIn fact, we have an entire section dedicated to them.

How Open Innovation led by Purchasing works brilliantly at GRTGaz

Innovation Excellence

Mathilde Delignou is Project Manager Open Innovation and partnership at GRTgaz, one of the leading European operators in natural gas transmission. What is uncommon is that the open innovation activity lies within the Purchasing Department.

Open Innovation: A Tried and True Approach

Rocketspace

In the summer of 2014 , much of the tech press was amused, and even a little aghast —McDonald's had opened a digital incubator in San Francisco. How have we reached the point where even hamburger restaurants are embracing Open Innovation? Open Innovation

Six must-haves in the quest for open innovation success

Exago

We’ve seen how open innovation is stepping in to tear down more traditional corporate walls and to give you access to new sources of possibilities: the ideas, insights, opinions and visions of clients, partners, consumers and scientific and academic communities.

My Starbucks Idea : an Open Innovation Case-Study

Braineet

Open InnovationHow Starbucks gathered more than 150,000 ideas and created new products and services by engaging its community.

Three Flavours of Open Innovation: breaking down institutional boundaries through the X-Factor, Speed Dating, and iOT

Imaginatik

A great deal of activity has been happening under the topic of ‘open innovation’, however we have found very different initiatives launched by our clients that challenge a common definition of the term. We have just peeked at three different flavours of open innovation.

Open Innovation at Bouygues – Innovating Across Business Units

Innovation Excellence

Vincent Maret is corporate director Open Innovation at Bouygues Corp. His goal is to drive competitiveness through innovation, leveraging agile methods, fostering open innovation programs, and supporting Bouygues business units in their transformation. Vincent has an extensive experience in marketing, strategy, innovation, project management, telecom and information technologies; as Marketing Manager; deputy R&D director with.

How is Open Innovation Different from Co-Creation?

IdeaScale

When innovating, do you stick to what you know or the wider world? Open innovation” and “co-creation” are words you hear a lot when building an innovation strategy, and they also seem to be words that most people poorly define. What Is Open Innovation?

Key Takeaways from April’s Open Innovation Summit

IdeaScale

The Open Innovation Summit is all about expanding innovation beyond a small committee or a lab in the building to your entire organization. Just like any other scaling project, taking innovation company-wide can come with unexpected obstacles. Innovation Is A Need.

Boosting Innovation with Open Innovation Accelerators

IdeaConnection

Mars creates an open innovation accelerator to tap into emerging consumer trends and improve its innovation

Crowdsourcing vs. Open Innovation: What’s the Difference?

IdeaScale

Open innovation vs. crowdsourcing can be a tough call. What’s the difference between crowdsourcing and open innovation? Crowdsourcing Vs. Open Innovation. The post Crowdsourcing vs. Open Innovation: What’s the Difference?

Open innovation challenges – How to overcome the most common ones?

Viima

The popularity of open innovation doesn’t come as a surprise as the use of external sources can expand the innovation potential of an organization. Open Innovation Innovation

Open innovation and the fight for your audience

Exago

Apple, Lego, Philips, Samsung, IBM, GSK and, most recently, Tata Steel, among many others – all have adopted open innovation initiatives to expand their organisations’ horizons. The post Open innovation and the fight for your audience appeared first on www.exago.com.

What Is Open Innovation 2.0 and Why Does It Matter?

Viima

Open innovation is a model based on the thought that companies can really benefit from the free bi-directional flow of ideas and innovations from both within and outside the company. Innovation Open Innovation

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

HYPE Innovation

We wrote about the trend too here on the blog, explaining how excessive collaboration harms organizational performance and stifles innovation (hint: overworking employees for only marginal gains). Open Innovation

Seven Critical Crowdsourcing and Open Innovation Mistakes to Avoid

IdeaScale

Crowdsourcing and open innovation are great ideas. Choosing Crowdsourcing Instead Of Open Innovation. Crowdsourcing and open innovation are two very different things. Open innovation is a more limited process that draws from your company.

What are the top Corporate Open Innovation Models?

Rocketspace

The world's most forward-thinking companies have been looking outside of their walls to expand their new innovation pipeline with an open innovation strategy. But what exactly does this open innovation concept mean, and what is the best way to deploy programs?

The Business Case for Open Innovation

IdeaScale

Open innovation means better business. Making the business case for open innovation can be an uphill climb. Here are just a few reasons open innovation is for everyone. Innovation isn’t necessarily cheap. Open innovation offers new perspectives.

ELIS launches open innovation challenge for social and individual development

Exago

The post ELIS launches open innovation challenge for social and individual development appeared first on www.exago.com. Blog Clients' success stories collective intelligence engagement initiative-success open-innovation participation

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?

Gamification and Open Innovation

eZassi

Open innovation injects new ideas into an organization by providing the ability for non-employees to submit concepts for consideration. The challenge is how to attract and engage these innovators in a way that sustains their interest and increases the quality of their submissions.