9th International Open and User Innovation Workshop July 4-6, 2011

Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

WU - Vienna University of Economics and Business

The International Open and User Innovation Workshop is the world leading conference on Open and User Innovation. Around 200 researchers from various disciplines (like entrepreneurship, innovation management, strategic management, organization design, marketing, intellectual property right management, and public policy) meet annually, in order to exchange recent research ideas and findings in Open and User Innovation.

State-of-the-art research findings and methods were discussed in research fields like lead user innovation, user entrepreneurship, mass customization, crowdsourcing, producer-user-co-creation, collaborative innovation, policy towards open and user innovation as well as open business models.

Jari Kuusisto presented paper: ‘Development of Statistical Indicators for User Innovation and Innovation Transfers in Finland’
This paper outlines the on-going InFI-project carried out together Professor Eric von Hippel, Fred Gault and Jeroen de Jong.

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