Creating effective innovation ecosystems through IP management
by Phil Webster , Richard Granger
Issue 2, 2012
Technology & innovation management

Creating and commercializing new ideas using inputs from multiple partners has been used for many years as the foundation for an “innovation ecosystem”. However, collaborating businesses often don’t realize the benefits they expect. This is often because of the way in which intellectual property is managed in collaborative research arrangements. So what can companies do? This article offers a practical guide.