Investing in disruption is an essential strategy. That is why online innovation labs are rapidly gaining traction as a highly engaging and valuable social innovation tool. They are widely used by multinational corporations, research facilities and think tanks as a forum for collaborative idea generation and development. Yet there are limited standards, best practices, core features and generally accepted definitions of what an online innovation lab should do and how it should be run.
The Online Innovation Lab Guide is based on 20 years of hands-on experience of Planbox innovation experts working with hundreds of customers to build a business case for, plan, design, develop and launch online innovation lab, management systems and portals. This guide describes the benefits of setting up an Online Innovation Lab. It also describes how you can plan and launch an online innovation lab for your organization.
Table of Contents for the Online Innovation Lab Guide:
Crowdsourcing and Open Innovation Events
Breakthrough and Disruptive Change
Research Oriented and Experimental Approach
AI-Powered Data Analysis
System of Record
Innovation Lab Charter
Networking and Partnering
UX, Branding and Design
Processes and Best Practices
Equipment and Tools
The Logistics and Hardware
Reporting, Accounting and Transparency
Can We Start with a Temporary Online Innovation Lab?