Innovation Articles

By Thiery Bucheler – UC Berkeley

Understanding Science 2.0: Crowdsourcing And Open Innovation In The Scientific Method


This report analyzes the increasing use of open innovation in the field of Science. In particular, the authors discuss the successful use of crowdsourcing as a venue for open innovation which can be especially effective in the field of research. Collaborations between various fields of science such as computer science, psychology, sociology and artificial intelligence can make initiatives more extensive through the open innovation process. The authors have examined the way we currently use open innovation practices and the way the effectiveness of these initiatives can be increased.