Open University Innovating Pedagogy Report, 2019

Jenny Connected

Innovating Pedagogy 2019: Open University Innovation Report 7. Stephen Downes recently posted a link to this report on Innovating Pedagogy on OLDaily, together with this comment. Again, this doesn’t feel particularly innovative and seems to relate to reflective learning.

2019 155

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Social theory and design. design Enterprise 2.0

Design 176

The Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation

Making CommunitySense

Topic of my talk was “Knowledge Sharing for Social Innovation: The Dutch Tilburg Regional Case” I published the slides of my talk in a previous post. In it, you can find the Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation. Social Innovation.

2015 239

Future interactions design: tapping the wisdom of the crowd

Making CommunitySense

His group is developing a method to let groups design scenarios of future interactions. Design explores new horizons. How can design methods address promises and pitfalls of emerging technologies? conferences crowdsourcing innovation social innovation

2014 170

New Publication: Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts

Making CommunitySense

van den Assem (2013), Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts. Through social innovation, libraries may adopt new functions and roles and even act as innovation catalysts in networks of increasingly interdependent stakeholders from different sectors. We investigate how to design such inter-sectoral public library innovations that are embedded in existing organizational practice and are both sustainable and scalable. Just published: A. de Moor and R.

Open Policy Making promises engagement as well as digital innovation

Social Reporter

A couple of posts on the Open Policy Making blog this week provide insights into how digital technologies, network thinking, and new ways for government to operate may change the way we receive services, engage as citizens – and maybe develop our own community-level innovations.

2015 182

Developing Communities for Collaborative Innovation: Recap of CMX Online Workshop

Online Community Strategy

This is a short post to recap the online workshop I did with David Spinks of CMX about developing Collaborative Innovation Communities. With the right programs, platforms, community ecosystem design and internal alignment, Collaborative Innovation communities can produce incredible value.

2018 62

Social Innovation Meetup: “Exploring Labs for Social Change” – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

On April 25, Social Innovation Meetup #4 , organized by Hivos and Kennisland, was held in Amsterdam. Keynote speakers sharing innovation stories from Kenya, Finland, and Canada were Daudi Were of Ushahid i, Marco Steinberg of the Helsinki Design Lab and Vanessa Timmer of One Earth.

2013 182

RIM PlayBook - Four Models are Coming

Michael Sampson - Currents

The combination of premium hardware features and design powered by the new and highly acclaimed BlackBerry® Tablet OS and open development tools, along with support for carriers' high speed 4G networks, will provide a high performance platform that enables a mobile services revolution.

Model 148

Update on Ageing Better Innovation – look to apps and connectors

Social Reporter

Here’s an update on my exploration into how digital innovation may help support personal well-being, and services for ageing better. A host of intermediate organisations in the various businesses of ageing, digital inclusion and innovation.

2014 203

Help us co-design a Living Lab to show #thewayahead for London’s civil society

Social Reporter

This could range from people using their smartphones to connect with friends, family and other interests – and groups and organisations – to campaigning and organising, and to the sort of innovations listed by NESTA and the Nominet Trust.

2016 207

Beyond Ideas: Building Open Innovation Communities

Online Community Strategy

Open Innovation Communities are one of the most valuable types of communities to build and also one of the most difficult to get right. In my community practice, I’ve seen 4 stages that are typical in the maturation of an Open Innovation Community. Collaborative Innovation.

2016 63

Beyond Ideas: Building Open Innovation Communities

Online Community Strategy

Open Innovation Communities – where companies and customers collaborate on ideas for new products and services – can be one of the most valuable ways to invest in community engagement. The Four Stages of Open Innovation Communities. Collaborative Innovation.

2016 59

“Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

Prior to this conference, a three-day “Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop was held in which international participants from various professional backgrounds collaborated with local stakeholder organisations on 4 real-world urban cases : Urban Pioneers Zeeburgereiland (Amsterdam), Haagse Havens (The Hague), Strijp-S (Eindhoven), and Amsterdam Civic Innovator Network. Social cities: it’s not about a blueprint, but a design approach.

2012 172

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Social theory and design. design Enterprise 2.0

Design 100

Yi-Tan tech and business model case study

Learning Alliances

Turns out that improving on this mix is difficult, suggesting that it might be the “minimum that would work&# (to use Ward Cunningham’s phrase to describe his design goals for the first wiki). Whatever the business model of the Yi-Tan community is, it works.

Model 141

Beyond Ideas: Building Open Innovation Communities

Online Community Strategy

Open Innovation Communities – where companies and customers collaborate on ideas for new products and services – can be one of the most valuable ways to invest in community engagement. The Four Stages of Open Innovation Communities. Collaborative Innovation.

2016 46

Sustainability = Innovation, Reinventing the Infrastructure & WSE™

21st Century Organization

Why Sustainability is Now the Key Driver of Innovation will rank up there with Core Competence of the Corporation as a must read article IMHO. Designing Sustainable Products and Services 4. Developing New Business Models 5.

Help us co-design a Living Lab to show #thewayahead for London's civil society

Social Reporter

This could range from people using their smartphones to connect with friends, family and other interests – and groups and organisations – to campaigning and organising, and to the sort of innovations listed by NESTA and the Nominet Trust.

2016 130

SXSW Notes: The Complexity Curve: How to Design for Simplicity

Portals and KM

This is the session on The Complexity Curve: How to Design for Simplicity led by David Hogue VP of Experience Design Fluid Inc I was lucky to go early as there was a line outside by the time it stated. David is an applied psychologist and UI designer. First he looked at designers. The registration line at SXSW is a classic example of bad design. This is very different than designers. Now David moved to the complexity curve for design.

2012 133

Bringing Innovation to HR Strategy: Highlights of the 2013 SHRM Strategy Conference

Partnering Resources

Each of the speakers I heard shared thoughts, models, tools, and stories about how companies can succeed in a VUCA world. How do we move towards greater innovation and breakthrough problem solving? We’re living in a VUCA world, said Dr. Tom Hogan at the 2013 SHRM Strategy conference.

2013 247

Help us co-design a Living Lab to show #thewayahead for London's civil society

Social Reporter

This could range from people using their smartphones to connect with friends, family and other interests – and groups and organisations – to campaigning and organising, and to the sort of innovations listed by NESTA and the Nominet Trust. creating a model for co-designing local solutions that could be useful in later phases of The Way Ahead. Recently I’ve been writing at mediablends.com about a major initiative from London Funders, called The Way Ahead.

2016 100

Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

Twitter is so similar to the blogosphere – and so good at helping information networkers do their job – it’s almost as if it were specifically designed for that purpose.

From Social Insights to Social Business Innovation: MIT Enterprise Forum

Portals and KM

It was part of their Innovation Series:  From Social Insights to Social Business Innovation. It was a very useful and innovative format where both a panel of experts and the audience provided feedback on our presentation. New and powerful business models are emerging – models based on social innovation.”. He is most passionate about generating experiences that lead to innovation, as well as real time insights.

2011 130

Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Management Innovation eXchange. Management Innovation eXchange. Innovative 4.44. Slowly but surely clients are starting to understand that the proof of the pudding is in the eating, and that we should put our beautiful models to the test on the shop floor. Design Credits.

Social media for public services: how about an Open Innovation Exchange?

Social Reporter

And thirdly some insights into just how difficult it is to introduce these innovative new methods to councils, even when costs are low. I came away with a new/old idea: that we need an open innovation exchange to help entrepreneurs, councils and customer/citizens collaborate to find new ways forward. In theory councils would specify what they needed, and then go out to tender: but that doesn’t work well for innovative products.

Tapping the Network to Facilitate Innovation « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? I’m copying it here, but I’d love to build it out with you: How can the power and scope of social networks, combined with a human capital inventory, be used to facilitate shared creation and innovation? The problem is, humans weren’t designed for mechanization. We were designed to create. Industrial age competitive models preclude the open source world that is inevitable.

Check Out Our Entry for Management Innovation eXchange M-Prize Hack

Portals and KM

I recently wrote about the Management Innovation Exchange(MIX) – see Collaborative Innovation at the Management Innovation eXchange (MIX). It is “an open innovation project aimed at reinventing management for the 21st century. M-Prize for Management Innovation. There are two types of entries: an instructive case study (a Story ) or an experimental design (a Hack ). 

Deb Lavoy on Promoting the Purpose Driven Organization and Designing the Collaborative Enterprise

Portals and KM

I recently spoke with Deb Lavoy, Director of Product Marketing for Digital and Social Media at OpenText , about enterprise design in the 21 st century.  She began by noting that we are moving from a mechanistic model for organizations to a more human model. There is a speaker series and they are sponsoring a Prize for Purpose-Driven Business to acknowledge teams and individuals who show innovation and dedication to the pursuit and achievement of organizational purpose.

2009: Enterprise 2.0 - Innovate Through Acquisition?

Collaborative Thinking

Social Networks in '09: The Year of Consolidation, Not Innovation ": IBM, for its part, has more aggressively shown willingness to move forward with Lotus Connections, which right now has a better design than the social software features in SharePoint, which is largely still a document management system. Social Networks in '09: The Year of Consolidation, Not Innovation - CIO - Blogs and Discussion. But both companies are further removed from innovation than the enterprise 2.0

2009 100

Forrester: Mobile Apps Will Change the IT Market and Drive Software Innovation

Portals and KM

Forrester has issued a new report, Mobile App Internet Recasts The Software And Services Landscape: App Innovation On Phones Will Spread To Cars, Appliances And Entertainment by John C. It notes that while the explosion of app innovation started with the iPhone, the rise of the “App Internet” significantly impact the enterprise software and services market. This second wave of innovation will leverage cloud-based services.

2011 141

IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

A series of unique open conversations among employees resulted in a new approach to collaborative innovation. This new model of innovation has become an important component of the IBM product and service strategy, as it has generated new solutions that have met quick market success. In this paper we describe this model of innovation and illustrate our experience in four case studies. The site facilitates contacts between innovators and known experts.

2007 28

Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? The key to our success is in creating the environment where emergent, innovative results can occur. More important than any single deliverable is understanding everyone’s mental models.

Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? | Blog | design mind

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

business / technology / design Magazine Articles Video Audio Blogs Events Subscribe frog design | about | contact | privacy policy | terms of use Elektroniker Tim Leberecht Digital lifestyle at the intersection of attention, beauty, productivity, and the social web. Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? Granted, it has been on the agenda of every executive ever since Henry Chesbrough’s seminal Open Innovation came out in 2003.

Why Your Innovation Contest Won’t Work - Tim Kastelle - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Why Your Innovation Contest Won’t Work. What’s the best way to quickly improve innovation in your organization? That was the question posed to me recently by Warwick, the head of innovation for the Australia and New Zealand region of a multinational engineering firm. Innovation.

2013 80

Think ‘Network Structure’ not ‘Networking’ « Connect « Innovation Leadership Network

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Once we have creatively made connections between ideas (which is the core creative act in innovation), we have to get our new ideas to spread. Bridging structural holes and filling in triangles can both be good business strategies – but they support different business models.

2010 71

Living by Design: Measuring Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Living by Design. Effective design, initial content seeding and proactive facilitation are critical factors for re-firing in the innovation engine. Of course, you can replace "communities" with "team" if it fits better with your model.

Blogging Innovation: Why a Networking Culture Is Important - Innovation blog articles, videos, and insights - StumbleUpon

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Lets start by disposing of the myth of the lone genius (the Thomas Edisons and the Alexander Graham Bells of yesteryear) arriving at a breakthrough innovation on his/her own. This model wasnt true then, and even if it were, it simply does not hold true in todays complex business organizations.

When knowledge sharing is the only option

Chris Collison

Here’s a way to visualise this using Csikszentmihalyi’s flow model. Behaviours Design Innovation Knowledge Sharing Learning Sometimes you can’t make it on your own. One of my favourite U2 tracks. Now I can’t stop humming it!

Why Companies shouldn’t build Online Communities. « The Complete Innovator

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Complete Innovator New thoughts on Innovation from Innovation Strategist, Boris Pluskowski Home About The Author Contact Boris! The value of a well functioning community is vast – for sharing, innovation, collaboration and a feeling of “being in it together&#.

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Explore Community Log In | Sign Up From: gfbertini + Subscribe Innovation and Communities of Practice Related Comunidades de Prática 233 reads Intentional Innovation - Kellogg Foundation 2008 2211 reads Innovation and Philanthropy 1414 reads Kviselius N.Z. Risks of Open Innovation 334 reads Open Innovation 194 reads Encyclopedia of Communities of Practice in Information and Knowledge Management 124 reads Etienne Wenger - Communities of Practice.

A vision with legs – that grows

Learning Alliances

Photo: WhiteHorse.com "The Future of In-Aisle Mobile, A Framework for Consumer-Centered Innovation" This post gathers the #chifoo Twitter feed from a presentation by Will Reese ( @willreese ) at CHIFOO on July 13, 2011. Share: business models Technology

2011 158

What Could the Future of Money Look Like? « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? We need to be thinking much more deeply about social models which do not depend on any form of currency. Innovation is also a promise of future productivity. It needs to be a currency backed by innovation.

2010 71