Voting period for this idea type has passed

Open Source Innovation: The Internet On Your Team

Open source innovation and open business models are spreading rapidly beyond the software-field in which it originated, also into the domain of physical products. The key is to build a community or ecosystem of co-creators and thereby rapidly increase creativity innovation and development pace. But how does it work and how do you get people to want to co-create your product with you? How do you get the Internet on your team?

Questions

  1. How does open sourcing your business idea or product accelerate scaling & boost innovation, not just for software but also any other product/service?
  2. How do you organize your business around massive peer-to-peer based product development and reward peers to stay motivated?
  3. What major pitfalls should be avoided when inviting the global hive-mind to collaborate? What do you have to do to add the Internet to your team?

Speakers

Organizer

Christian Villum, Program Dir, Danish Design Centre


Add Comments

comments powered by Disqus

SXSW reserves the right to restrict access to or availability of comments related to PanelPicker proposals that it considers objectionable.


Show me another