Making Open Innovation Ecosystems Work: Case Studies in Healthcare

December 06, 2016 by Donald E. Wynn Jr., Renee M. E. Pratt, Randy V. Bradley

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In the mist of tightening budgets, many government agencies are being asked to deliver innovative solutions to operational and strategic problems. One way to address this dilemma is to participate in open innovation. This report addresses two key components of innovation: Adopting external ideas from private firms, universities, and individuals into the agency's innovation practices; Pushing innovations developed internally to the public by reaching out to external channels.