Sunday, September 13, 2015

2nd Annual World Open Innovation Conference

"The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, is pleased to announce its 2nd Annual World Open Innovation Conference. The 1st Annual World Open Innovation Conference was a “sold-out” event!
Engage with Open Innovation practitioners, and dialogue with world-renowned Open Innovation experts who share relevant research and expertise in their industry. Gain insight into the prospective value for both industry leaders and academic scholars. Learn how firms organize and incorporate Open Innovation services into their structure. National and international leading organizations will share their Open Innovation challenges with academic colleagues to foster stronger connections between business practice and academia. Academic scholars are invited to present their own research on the topic, and consider how their findings might improve and transform the performance of real organizations. One of the conference’s unique features is that it aims to address and bridge the gaps between academic research and the practical execution of Open Innovation. Join us at the World Open Innovation Conference for an opportunity to network and engage with Open Innovation practitioners."

Open innovation in Japan: A noticeable change?

For the past 7 years, I have been visiting Japan each year to work with colleagues in Kyoto on various projects relating to the management ...