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    The Digital Tsunami

    January 26, 2017 | By: | In: Column & Opinion

    These days, when migrants arrive at a refugee camp, one of the first things they ask for is access to WiFi and electricity to recharge their cell phones. Their smartphone is as basic a resource for survival as food and water. This is a vivid reminder of the fact that we are fully immersed in a digital world.

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    What is Innovation Governance? – Definition and Scope

    May 3, 2013 | By: | In: Organization & Culture

    Innovation governance can be thought of as a system of mechanisms to align goals, allocate resources and assign decision-making authority for innovation, across the company and with external parties. In this series of articles, professor Jean-Philippe Deschamps delves deeper into this topic; what is innovation governance, what different models are there and which ones seem to be the most effective?

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    Open Innovation: Lessons from 3-D Printing

    March 22, 2013 | By: | In: Life Cycle Processes

    When people in online user communities start collaboratively developing open-source innovations that have the potential to change an industry, how should the existing companies in the industry respond?

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    Wiring the Open-Source Enterprise

    September 20, 2012 | By: | In: Around the Web

    Open innovation projects must be managed carefully if they are to reach their full potential, reports McKinsey Quarterly.

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    Open Access Tipping Point?

    April 11, 2012 | By: | In: Trend Alert

    The arrival of eLife, a new open access journal, together with new science networking sites and new metrics to measure the impact of research publications may force the pace of change facing the business of scientific and academic publishing. We may be witnessing a tipping point in collaboration, faster access and new opportunities.