Essays about: "Front End of Innovation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 essays containing the words Front End of Innovation.

  1. 1. Enhancing the Innovation Performance by Employing Criteria - A Multiple Case Study of How Decision-Makers at Large Enterprises in Sweden Can Employ Criteria to Evaluate Early-Stage Innovation Projects

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Ebba Hällin Olsson; Kristina Landström; [2020-07-22]
    Keywords : Front end Innovation; Early-stage innovation project; Idea screening; Idea selection; Idea evaluation; Idea assessment; Project selection; Decision-making and Intuition;

    Abstract : Background and Purpose: Innovation cycles continues to become progressively shorter, hencemaking it more important for companies to make the right decision regarding what ideas to developfurther, and which ones to reject. Ideas emerge in the front end of the innovation process,characterized by high uncertainty and low level of available information. READ MORE

  2. 2. Implementing Design Thinking principles for increasing customer centricity in a B2B company : A case study at Mycronic

    University essay from KTH/Produktinnovationsteknik; KTH/Produktinnovationsteknik

    Author : Balachandar Ravichandran; Harshavardhan Ramanujam; [2020]
    Keywords : Design Thinking; Business to Business B2B ; Front End of Innovation; Customer Centricity; Visualization; Empathy; Minimum Viable Products MVPs ; Well Developed Product Development Processes; Voice of Customer; Customer Requirements Flow; Designtänkande; Business to Business B2B ; Front End of Innovation; Customer Centricity; Visualization; Empathy; Minimum Viable Products MVPs ; Välutvecklade produktutvecklingsprocesser; Customer Voice; Kundkravsflöde;

    Abstract : Design Thinking (designtänkande) är ett kundfokuserat förhållningssätt som används för att stödja innovation. Sedan starten har designtänkandet utvecklats från ett rättframt sätt att lösa tekniska designproblem till en komplex paraplykonstruktion för innovation och förhållningssättet har genom åren blivit ett allmänt accepterat och målinriktat tillvägagångssätt för effektiv produktutveckling. READ MORE

  3. 3. Thriving towards extreme openness : A way of facilitating Fuzzy front-end activities by using communication technology

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Leila Mohammed; Matilda Lidén; [2020]
    Keywords : Fuzzy front-end; Open innovation; Social exchange theory; Information and communication technology; Distance based communication;

    Abstract : Purpose – This study has two different purposes. First, we aim to understand and describe the new phenomenon of extreme openness within the area of open innovation by answering the following question: How can this new concept of extreme openness within the Fuzzy front-end be understood and described? The second purpose of this study is to investigate how Fuzzy front-end activities can be held at a distance by answer the following question: Which technology-based communication can facilitate distance-based Fuzzy front-end activities? Method – This study was conducted as an abductive single case-study of the Fuzzy front-end process where extreme openness is performed at a multinational conglomerate company. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Composition of a Radical Symphony - An Enquiry into the Possible Relation between Collaborative Design and Idea Quality in the Front End

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Ancuta Boiciuc; Romy Roosken; [2020]
    Keywords : Radical innovation; Front-End of Innovation; Collaborative design; Completeness; Comprehension; Requirements; Expectations; Individual Comprehension; Mutual understanding; Idea Quality; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study sheds light on the connection between collaborative design and the qualitative aspect of ideas in the front end of innovation. The purpose is to showcase how subjective factors within collaborative design have an influence on the quality of radical selected ideas. READ MORE

  5. 5. Facilitating Innovation of a LargeScale Company with External Startups

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Tesi Hajzeri; [2020]
    Keywords : Innovation Management; Front End Innovation; Commercialization; Startups; External Sourcing;

    Abstract : Along with an increased environmental awareness, companies are encouraged to go through big, internal transformations and look outside of their core businesses. For them to remain competitive, they need to show an urge for external innovation and collaboration with startups. READ MORE