The IP & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced today at the American Library Association (ALA) MidWinter Meeting the launch of its Ideation Challenge, a contest for the scientific and scholarly research community designed to expand the discovery experience offered by Thomson Reuters Web of KnowledgeSM.
The Ideation Challenge is the first in a series of innovation challenges to be hosted by the Scientific & Scholarly Research group of Thomson Reuters. It is designed to raise awareness for relevant news and commentary, recognize excellence in research and encourage professional development.
"As technology evolves,so too must the content and tools that support research excellence,"said Gordon Macomber ,managing director of the Scientific & Scholarly Research group at Thomson Reuters."The Ideation Challenge taps into the expertise of our user-community and creates an open-dialogue that puts their suggestions first and demonstrates our commitment to ensuring their voices are heard."