A Free Book / Presentation: 7 Steps for Open Innovation

I am happy to give you FREE access to a mini-book and a PowerPoint presentation deck for my framework on open innovation.

You can download the free mini-book (PDF, 46 pages) here: 7 Steps for Open Innovation:

15 Examples of Open Innovation between Big Companies and Startups

Open innovation is a strategic game for big companies and one of the most important moves to consider for their innovation leaders is the allocation of focus and resources in the context of open innovation.

Here we …

FREE Books, Papers and Insights on Open Innovation and Innovation Culture

I believe in being open and sharing insights so here you can download free books, papers and exercises related to my work.

I hope you will find this worth your time and if so, it would be …

An Open Innovation Talk by Stefan Lindegaard (Video)

Do you want some insights and inspiration on open innovation? Then you should check out this presentation that I gave at the recent re:publica conference in Berlin.

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Here you get a short description of the talk:

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Turkey: An Upcoming Innovation Powerhouse

April 26, 2015 15inno No Comments
by Stefan Lindegaard

As I interact more and more with Turkish companies and meet their corporate innovators, I begin to understand the potential in this emerging country.

Today, we don’t hear much about Turkish innovation efforts in the innovation …

Communicators & Innovators: Why This Intersection Matters

April 17, 2015 15inno 1 Comment
by Stefan Lindegaard

Read this if you also ponder on the intersection of corporate innovation and communication.

“Look around. Stakeholders all over. Inside and outside.

You wonder why corporate innovators need to become better communicators.

Executives, heads of business units, …

Innovation Challenges: From Technology Breakthroughs to Focus on Customers

April 14, 2015 15inno 1 Comment
by Stefan Lindegaard

One of the key innovation challenges at many companies, is the transition from being a company that focuses on technology breakthroughs to one that focuses on its customers.

As I was researching the program for the Chief

The War for Talent: When Innovation Becomes an Employee Branding Tool

April 12, 2015 15inno 1 Comment
by Stefan Lindegaard

The war for talent is picking up again. More and more companies are starting to hire people for challenging positions and now we are starting to see examples of how innovation is being used as an employee …

It’s The Distribution Channel, Stupid! – A Key for Profitable Innovation

March 22, 2015 15inno 4 Comments
by Stefan Lindegaard

As I am doing some research on the very interesting program of the Chief Innovation Officer Summit taking place in London on April 30 – May 1, the short description of a talk got my attention.

The …

A Presentation on Innovation

March 19, 2015 15inno 2 Comments
by Stefan Lindegaard

Here you get a look at my current thoughts on innovation through a presentation that I will give tomorrow at the Turkey Innovation Week, where I am one of the keynote speakers.

It is a long talk …

A Promising Future for Government-Driven Innovation

March 11, 2015 15inno 3 Comments
by Stefan Lindegaard

During the 20th century Governments and public agencies such as NASA played a major role in the innovation chain. The Internet itself was born through public programs, just as GPS and many other game-changing technologies.

But in …

Call for Innovation Visionaries! – A Partnership Opportunity on a Global Innovation Network

March 9, 2015 15inno 3 Comments
by Stefan Lindegaard

Many companies are in need of an upgrade of their innovation capabilities and this is very much about their people. Thus, I would like to offer relevant companies, organizations and individuals in your region the opportunity to …

Sprayable Sleep: A Great Case of Entrepreneurship, Crowdfunding and Open Innovation

March 9, 2015 15inno 2 Comments
by Stefan Lindegaard

Great stories travel fast so I just read about a Silicon Valley startup that wants to sell better sleep through spray cans.

You might think this is a crazy idea, but as an indication that crazy ideas …

Innovation Upgrade! – Are You Ready for the Future of Innovation?

March 4, 2015 15inno 2 Comments
by Stefan Lindegaard

Do you want to stay ahead of the curve and get the latest insights on innovation management? Do you want to expand your mindset, skills and toolbox on innovation? Do you want to get ready for the …