Research Archives – Sourcing External Innovation

Resource Type
RTM Publication
Publish Date
12/22/2015
Authors
Stewart Witzeman, Ryan Dirkx, Lawrence Gollob, Sal Miraglia, Gene Slowinski, Susan Ward
Topics
Tools & Techniques, Business Model Innovation
Associated Event
Publication

2004 – 2006

Deliverables

RTM article, “Harnessing External Technology for Innovation”, December 2015

Description

This Working Group (#04-1) examined various business models by comparing and contrasting experiences of global companies with external partners to determine when and how they source innovation.   Key aspects of sourcing innovation studied include the strategic imperative, and implementation and cultural issues.

Participants

Co-Chairs
Stewart Witzeman – Eastman
Ryan Dirkx – Arkema
Lawrence Gollob – Georgia-Pacific
Sal Miraglia – Timken
 
Subject Matter Experts
Gene Slowinski – Rutgers
Susan Ward – ITECS