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Q&A: How to boost corporate open innovation initiatives in Africa

David Ross teaches innovation, entrepreneurship, and investment at Carnegie Mellon University Africa, and serves as the founding manager of the Industry Innovation Lab and managing director of Stratera Capital. He recently chatted with Nicolas Bry of Orange Africa about how to boost corporate open innovation initiatives in Africa. Post in Disrupt Africa

Get Inspired by IBM’s Successful Open Innovation Internal Crowdfunding

Can the principles of crowdfunding work within an established worldwide corporation? Yes, they can. With the increasing popularity of platform as Kickstarter or Indiegogo, crowdfunding has attracted the interest of big companies, most of those able to capture innovation flow. Instead of going out to seek financing or new disruptive idea, IBM decided to use … Read moreGet Inspired by IBM’s Successful Open Innovation Internal Crowdfunding