collaboration

LinkedIn or Ning for Innovation Community?

Which do people prefer for sharing interesting news, articles, videos, and all around community – Ning or LinkedIn? I created an Innovation Community a year ago on Ning and to date it has 42 members. Ning had a lot of promise when it first came on the scene, but I’m not sure that it has a bright future because it ...

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Innovation Collaboration

How Leading Firms Use Open Innovation Many CEOs see collaboration as key to their success with innovation. They know they cannot achieve their innovation targets using internal resources alone. So they look outside for other organisations to partner with. A good example is Mercedes and Swatch who collaborated to produce the Smart car. When Mercedes wanted to produce an innovative ...

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incentive2innovate – Healthcare Industry Applications

The first panel on the second day at the incentive2innovate conference at the United Nations was on applying incentive prizes and open collaboration in the healthcare industry. The panel was moderated by Peter H. Diamandis, M.D., Chairman & CEO, X PRIZE Foundation: Eric Eisenstadt, Ph.D., Deputy Vice President for Research, J. Craig Venter InstituteLisa Latts, M.D., Vice President, Clinical Excellence, ...

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incentive2innovate – Tool #1: Open Collaboration

The first panel at the incentive2innovate conference at the United Nations was on open collaboration. The panel was moderated by Don Tapscott (Author, “Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything” and “Grown Up Digital: How the Net Generation is Changing the World”): Arianna Huffington, Author, Co-Founder and Editor-In-Chief, Huffington PostRob McEwen, Founder, Goldcorp, and CEO/Chairman, US GoldMarthin de Beer, SVP, Emerging ...

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