New technologies can help solve critical global problems in energy, medicine, and urban planning.
The race to develop treatments and a vaccine for COVID-19 highlights the value of repurposing solutions.
Georg von Krogh, Burcu Kucukkeles, and Shiko M. Ben-Menahem
Pharma’s existing model may be a liability in the race to develop drugs and vaccines to combat COVID-19.
Markus Scholz and N. Craig Smith
Many companies overlook the potential of new applications for products they have sold for years.
Erwin Danneels and Federico Frattini
When it comes to patent policies, the U.S. system is not broken — so lawmakers shouldn’t fix it.
David J. Kappos
Companies often struggle to establish and run university partnerships effectively.
Lars Frølund, Fiona Murray, and Max Riedel
Open-innovation platforms, used thoughtfully, can expand a company’s access to analytics talent.