This case looks at the lessons learned by a small IT start-up company and the subsequent improvements it made to its approach to managing innovation. Alexander_Case1 It forms part of a series of cases studies developed in research for the Peter Pribilla Foundation.
This brief note looks at the contribution to our understanding of innovation made by the great Austrian economist Schumpeter note
This case looks at the dramatic recent shifts in the music industry driven by technological and social innovation
This report, by Howard Rush and Puay Tang of CENTRIM, looks at the innovation race in the shadowy world of online crime.
This report explores the role which innovation networks play in boosting productivity across a sector. It forms part of a series on innovation-related themes available from AIM – the Advanced Institute of Management Research. Click here to access the resource:iworks
This report looks at how a variety of companies and public sector organizations are exploring at the edges of their environment. It describes experiences with a wide range of search strategies to help identify and anticipate discontinuous innovation. Click here to access the report: Twelve searchstrategies
This case looks at the work of an independent research centre in Brazil, originally founded by Nokia and still providing an important channel for new ideas for the company. It has developed a strong focus on user-linked innovation and operates a Living Lab as a co-creation facility exploring innovation needs for the Amazonas region. Click
This short case looks at the challenge of discontinuous innovation in the 19th century ice harvesting industry. Click here to access:Ice industry case
This case looks at building innovation capabilities in the Chinese context. Click here to view:Building BRICs – Innovation Capabilities in China
In this video interview Frank Piller talks about some of the challenges in exploiting the new ‘mass customization’ opportunities and the implication of the ‘3D printing ‘revolution’ for business models. Frank Piller interview