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A Prescription for Open Innovation in Drug Development
Open Innovation

Last week Transparency Life Sciences launched as the world’s first drug development company that is based on Open Innovation. Crowdsourcing.org takes a look at Open Innovation in the scientific community to see how this could work in the world of medicine.

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Debbie ToddFeb 14, 2012 06:15 am GMT6594 views
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Model for Collaborative Decision Making
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article is for the entrepreneurs who would like to find out some ways they can utilize the knowledge of the crowd in their business.

Crowdsourcing.orgAug 26, 2010 05:53 pm GMT0 views
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Model for Collaborative Decision Making
Collaborate to innovate: Metrics for Open Innovation? What's my open innovation quotient?
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A good read providing some of the metrics/measurement criteria that should be adopted to determine the impact of open innovation within an organization.

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Collaborate to innovate: Metrics for Open Innovation? What's my open innovation quotient?
Once Upon a Time There Were Producers and Consumers
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

A well written and thoughtfully presented article on how social media is changing the ways that companies interact with their customers to gain new insights and ideas through open innovation.

Carl EspostiSep 04, 2010 01:11 am GMT0 views
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Open Innovation: Your On-Ramp to Creating a Better Product
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

This article raises an interesting question: Can crowdsourcing be a faster and more effective approach than the traditional product development processes that organizations generally follow.

Crowdsourcing.orgSep 30, 2010 07:54 pm GMT0 views
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Open Innovation: Your On-Ramp to Creating a Better Product
InnoCentive
site Open Innovation / R & D

InnoCentive is the open innovation and crowdsourcing pioneer that enables organizations to solve their key problems by connecting them to diverse sources of innovation including employees,...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 05:04 pm GMT0 views
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Nokia Beta Labs
site Open Innovation / R & D

Nokia betalabs website enables Nokia to share future products that are in beta phase development with its loyal customers. Nokia provides advanced information and access to its new products in...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 06:47 pm GMT0 views
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ideaken
site Open Innovation / R & D

ideaken enables common individuals to collaborate to innovate in return of reward and recognition, but mostly for intellectual satisfaction & the passion to make a difference. ideaken enables...

Akanksha MallOct 01, 2010 08:13 pm GMT0 views
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ideaken
ninesigma
site Open Innovation / R & D

NineSigma is one of the most experienced and advanced Open Innovation service providers in the world. Founded in 2000, NineSigma was offering open innovation solutions long before it was an...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 08:25 pm GMT0 views
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innovation exchange
site Open Innovation / R & D

Innovation Exchange is an open innovation marketplace for Global 5000 companies and not–for–profit organizations. Innovation exchange, a web-based community is comprised of smart people from the...

Carl EspostiOct 01, 2010 09:34 pm GMT0 views
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IdeaScale
site Open Innovation / Idea Generation

IdeaScale is an easy-to-use, yet powerful solution for the collection of feedback and ideas. Based on the principle of crowdsourcing, members of the IdeaScale community contribute ideas and then...

Carl EspostiOct 07, 2010 09:01 pm GMT0 views
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GE's Ecoimagination Challenge: The Power of Ideas, Ecosystems and Scale
blog Open Innovation

Excellent reference article on the benefit of crowd sourcing and other large brand examples.

Matthew KellyNov 24, 2010 09:18 pm GMT0 views
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GE's Ecoimagination Challenge: The Power of Ideas, Ecosystems and Scale
Inexorable Rise of Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

At the beginning of this article, Paul provided a simple analogy of how open innovation or crowdsourcing works. Then later on, he provided examples of leading companies like Proctor and Gamble,...

Tim SatterthwaiteJan 05, 2011 02:40 am GMT0 views
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Inexorable Rise of Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing
eYeka
site Open Innovation / Idea Generation

eYeka is an online community of over 270,546 very creative individuals active in over 159 countries. We connect with brands and their agencies to increase the ROI of their marketing activities by...

Tim SatterthwaiteJan 23, 2011 01:21 am GMT0 views
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The Next Killer App
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

The success of an open platform will rest with the community of users themselves. If patients and physicians volunteer experiences in an open and honest fashion, and engage in interactive...

Benjamin FosselJan 23, 2011 09:31 pm GMT0 views
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The Next Killer App
Tips to Overcome Internal Resistance to Open Innovation
document Open Innovation

The three tips to overcome internal resistance to open innovation are as follows: 1. Start small. 2. Start simple. 3. Start inside.

Tim SatterthwaiteJan 24, 2011 09:03 am GMT0 views
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Tips to Overcome Internal Resistance to Open Innovation
Helping the Crowd Effect Change
document Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Crowdsourcing has been a good start. But to solve the harder, more interesting, problems we should look at the open source and open content communities.

Luis Enrique MoralesFeb 12, 2011 07:38 am GMT0 views
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Helping the Crowd Effect Change
Open Innovation Networks - Crowd Sourcing and Internal Expert Networks at Siemens
document Crowd Creativity, Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

Based on the presentation, the following conclusions were presented: 1. Crowd Sourcing and Knowledge Networking are not just successful on the internet, but also within the company. 2. Both...

Tonya Van Dijk Feb 27, 2011 04:25 pm GMT0 views
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Open Innovation Networks - Crowd Sourcing and Internal Expert Networks at Siemens
Exploring Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing
document Open Innovation

According to Paul Sloane, there's a need to teach students that is fine to collaborate and to use other people’s ideas to solve a problem. The current educational system often describes this...

Luis Enrique MoralesMar 01, 2011 01:45 am GMT0 views
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Exploring Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing
User innovation and co-creation are taking over the world -- recent articles in The New York Times and The Economist
Open Innovation

In the last few days, two of the leading global media outlets, The New York Times and The Economist, had quite extensive articles on user innovation, customization, and co-creation.


On February 10, 2011, on page C1 of the New York edition of The New York Times, Patricia Cohen writes about "Innovation Far Removed From the Lab",

 

The article is a great praise and acknowledgment of the work done by Eric von Hippel.

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Frank PillerMar 02, 2011 02:30 am GMT0 views
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Bridging Mass Customization and Open Innovation - MCPC 2011
Distributed Knowledge, Open Innovation

 

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The MCPC conference series started out in 2001 as a bi-annual conference devoted to mass customization & personalization. The content has broadened in recent years, including also customer co-creation, user innovation, and other strategies of customer-driven value creation (hence, MCPC = Mass Customization, Personalization, and Co-Creation"). In 2011, the conference will bridge MCPC with a topic that has driven and inspired the field since several years: open innovation.

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Frank PillerMar 02, 2011 11:42 pm GMT0 views
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