Technology Transfer Webinar 4: Crowdsourcing innovation

The EU-Japan Centre (EEN Japan representative) launched the EU-Japan Technology Transfer Helpdesk (, a new service aimed at supporting EU and Japanese companies and individuals in their steps to search for and acquire technologies, as well as bridging the knowledge gap about current available technologies from both Japan and the EU. The service is dedicated to: • European companies, universities, and research institutions • Japanese companies, universities, and research institutions • European and Japanese individuals working for the above entities Within this frame a series of Technology Transfer Webinars covering various technology transfer topics will be held. This webinar will be about: Crowdsourcing innovation How do I accelerate my business by using crowdsourcing? It is really helpful? Crowdsourcing is a very powerful tool, but it shall be carefully designed before use in order to have the biggest impact on your future business. Crowdsourcing has been used by many companies, and there are numbers of service providers giving you access to huge crowds of communities, but how to really engage with them? There are high chances of failing, if you underestimate or overestimate the potential of the crowd, so you need a guided and stepwise approach to run such activity. In this quick introduction we are going to explain how you should prepare this approach to benefit most from the outcomes you will receive. What you will learn during this webinar? When engaging with a crowd there are many aspects that shall be tackled before, in this training you will learn: - What is crowdsourcing - Why crowdsourcing is important for your business - How crowdsourcing accelerates your business - How to prepare and design the right approach - Which type of crowds and profiles are out there - What are the advantages and drawbacks in using crowds

Internet / Belgium | 10-06-2016 12:00 - 10-06-2016 12:00