Spring 2013 Newsletter

What is the Garwood Center?

The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation is an emerging center for large-enterprise innovation within the Institute for Business Innovation, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley.

Professor Chesbrough’s Speaking Engagements in Europe

Professor Henry Chesbrough served as Keynote Speaker at the “Strategizing Practices from the Outliers: Enabling ‘Big Bang’ Innovations” conference, which took place in Switzerland on March 21-23, 2013. The conference was co-sponsored by IMD, CERN and SMS. Professor...

Open Innovation Speaker Series – Fall 2012

The Open Innovation Speaker Series is a weekly series intended to provide both academic and managerial perspectives on open innovation and related subjects. The organizers are Henry Chesbrough and Solomon Darwin of the Program in Open Innovation at UC Berkeley. It is...

Innovation: Classroom to Boardroom

In yet another demonstration of the talents of Berkeley students and the many opportunities provided by the program, students were granted the prospect to take the skills developed in the classroom into industry and offer fresh perspectives to major multinational...

Garwood Participates in The Open Innovations Forum in Moscow

Professor Solomon Darwin invited as a speaker to the Open Innovations Forum to Russia on behalf of the Garwood Center of Corporate Innovation and the Haas School’s Program in Open Innovation. The Moscow International Forum on “Open Innovations”, supported by the...

Glimpse at Approaching Innovation Forum

On April 23-25, the Spring 2013 Berkeley Innovation Forum will be held at Lockheed Martin Center for Innovation in Suffolk, Virginia. We would like to welcome new members Fidelity, Autodesk, Tyco and Visa Corporation. During this year’s Spring forum, members will have...

CIO and CFO Round Tables

The Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation uses open innovation to assist mature companies. The center pays particular attention to implementation issues and development of new business models to capture the value of innovative products and services. These topics are...

Berkeley Innovation Forum—Fall 2012

In October 2012, the Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation hosted the bi-annual Berkeley Innovation Forum at the Berkeley Skydeck located near the university. This year’s fall meeting was a two-day event focused on discussing open innovation trends and challenges...