Crowd-Generated Innovation: The Effects of Knowledge Integration and Knowledge Types in Online Open Challenges

Abstract

Employing temporary online crowds to generate innovative ideas is gaining in popularity. Despite the large amount of research that has repeatedly demonstrated the value of crowd-generated ideas, the difficulty of synthesizing... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

  1. Yao Sun (University of Southern California)
  2. Ann Majchrzak (University of Southern California)
  3. Arvind Malhotra (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Topic Area

Contests, Crowdsourcing and Open Innovation

Session

MATr2B » Contests, Crowdsourcing & Open Innovation (Papers & Posters) (15:45 - Monday, 1st August, Room 112, Aldrich Hall)

Paper

HrvrdConf16_InnovatKnowledgeIntegration__SUBMISSION.pdf