Presentation on theme: "1 Think Tank Read-out 13 August 2010. 2 Agenda Companies Sited Open Innovation Characteristics Case Study Example Discussion Flow Open Dialog Next Steps."— Presentation transcript:
2 Agenda Companies Sited Open Innovation Characteristics Case Study Example Discussion Flow Open Dialog Next Steps & Key Actions
3 Discussion Flow What are the top 3 characteristics that define an Open Innovation leader? Which companies come to mind as Open Innovation leaders?
4 Open Innovation Characteristics Risk Proactively seek others virtually and IRL Opposite of "not invented here" & feeling comfortable with that Leveraging (external) others Adaptability / courage Collaborate to compete Customer-focused approach (focus on needs, both known & unknown) Persistence/ perseverance Communication Vision
5 Characteristic: Adaptability Exemplified by the courage to manage risk Constant experimentation & evolution Perspective by Andrew Gilicinski - Clorox
6 Characteristic: Communication Holistic: internal & external Consistent behavior & messages Deliberate strategy Top-down modeling Confidence to share what you know Perspective by Nona Minnifield Cheeks – NASA
7 Characteristic: Vision Establish clear sense of why we are doing Open Innovation Set context for Open Innovation Create a sense of urgency Perspective by Jan Jaferian – Manitowoc Foodservice
11 Join the Conversation: Blogs http://www.15inno.com http://www.workingknowledge.com/blog Online Groups: WRG LinkedIn Subgroup Face to Face: Future WRG Conferences Continuing the Discussion Next Steps