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Open Innovation Drives the Sports Industry

Open Innovation Drives the Sports Industry

By • on August 27, 2014

The Providence Journal reported the publication of a sports business-related whitepaper, focused on new strategies driving higher levels of participation, and revenue growth within the sports industry. Professional and amateur sports leagues, equipment manufacturers and others are using open innovation (OI) to create systems that push limits and boundaries.

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15 Examples of Open Innovation between Big Companies & Startups

15 Examples of Open Innovation between Big Companies & Startups

By • on August 22, 2014

The Innovation Excellence website notes that big companies like GE, Cisco or Microsoft tend to have 8-10 different value pools (think suppliers, startups,

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Air France’s Open Innovation Approach Takes Off

Air France’s Open Innovation Approach Takes Off

By • on August 28, 2014

The IdeaConnection website noted that despite the many advantages of tapping into the brain power of the crowd, some enterprises experience nothing but

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American Heart Association Launches Open Innovation Challenge

The Crowdfund Insider website reported that the American Heart Association has launched its first Chicafo Open Innovation Challenge, a crowdsourced, crowdfunded and judged competition to uncover new innovative

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Real Life Lessons in Open Innovation and Intellectual Property

A blog on the Managing Intellectual Property website noted that using intellectual property to build strategic partnerships is precisely in line with what Henry Chesbrough described in 2003 as “open

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Open to Innovation

The Financial Express website reported that the Mahindra Group launched India’s biggest innovation prize—the ‘Rise Prize’ which offers $1 million for ideas and innovations involving the ‘Mobility

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Scholars Explore OI and Crowdsourcing

The Working Knowledge website noted that whether it’s called crowdsourcing or open innovation, the growth of methods for yoking together groups of experts in various fields to work on vexing problems

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