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  • Brokers and Intermediaries for Open Innovation – A Global Market Study

    Brokers and Intermediaries for Open Innovation – A Global Market Study

    October 14, 2013 | By: | In: Strategies

    Successful open innovation relies on intermediaries and platforms connecting an organization with outside solution providers, so called open innovation accelerators (OIAs). With more than 180 players, the market for OIAs however is getting complex and difficult to navigate. A recent study by RWTH Aachen compared these OIA market. In this report, we summarize some of the main findings.

  • Understanding your Innovation Culture – Case-Study from Swisslog

    Understanding your Innovation Culture – A Case-Study from Swisslog

    March 25, 2013 | By: | In: Organization & Culture

    InnovationManagement is delighted to present a brand new Case Study highlighting the challenges of creating an innovation culture that: supports new product/service development initiatives, facilitates the creation of idea campaigns, spurs employee engagement and develops business value. In this article, Colin Nelson, Director of Strategic Consulting at HYPE Innovation, delves deeper into how collaborative innovation challenges were identified, managed and successfully overcome at Swisslog.

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    Introducing ThinkTank – the “future-thinkers’ corner”

    January 21, 2013 | By: | In: Editorial

    It gives us great pleasure to introduce ThinkTank – a new section at This fresh resource on our website comprises essential articles and discussions to help you, the innovation specialist of tomorrow, prepare for imminent disruptions in your sector. We look forward to receiving your reactions and wish you happy reading.