Posted by: productivityinc | July 23, 2014

The Hackathon – an Open Innovation Kaizen Event

Blog Image OIKHackathons started as intensive days during which programmers, designers, project managers, and others get together for all-out collaboration on a software project. The hackathon concept has recently been spreading to other settings and applications, as an event designed to solve problems through intensive collaboration by a diverse group of stakeholders in a short period of time. It’s a kind of focused open innovation session, and it can be an effective process to use in the context of a systemic approach to innovation.

Read more on the subject in the latest issue of our Strategic Innovation newsletter.

 


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