Is open innovation the most imperative response to the Covid pandemic?
Previously, innovation for SMEs was about challenging processes and thinking outside of the box - now, innovation is being used as an imperative for survival.
Professor Henry Chesbrough is the leading scholar in innovation management and coined the phrase ‘open innovation’. In the below webinar, he addresses SMEs on the island of Ireland and the three steps to deal with Covid-19 via open innovation.
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About the speaker
Professor Henry Chesbrough is a leading scholar and international practitioner in the open innovation paradigm. He developed this concept in his 2003 book ‘Open Innovation: The New Imperative for Creating and Profiting from Technology’.
Professor. Chesbrough is also educational director of the Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation at Berkeley Haas, focusing on technology management and innovation strategy. He has earned a BA in economics from Yale University, an MBA from Stanford University, and a PhD in business administration from Berkeley Haas.
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This webinar is part of a series for InterTradeIreland's all-island innovation programme.
The all-island innovation programme aims to bring SMEs access to cutting-edge thinking, plus help to implement innovation in their business.