Testimonial Innovation Management

Rotterdam School of Management
Collaboration with Erasmus University Rotterdam Sharing knowledge How to contribute to product innovation? This is the main theme of one of professor Jan van den Ende’s classes. Van den Ende is connected to Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University (RSM) and specialised in Technology and Operations. For three years now […]

Client experience
Head of Innovation of a multinational ‘Open Mind Management is a firm base for further development.’ This instrument helps to find new ways to implement innovation. ‘New types of innovation, such as experimental and radical innovation, require a different approach, not only from an organisational perspective, but also from a […]

Serge Hermans, Innovation Lead, Philips Vitalight   ‘Open Mind Management reduces tensions – it happens just like that’   ‘In a company with different disciplines such as Philips you often end up in the tension model in terms of costs, time, quality and consumer insight usability. Every discipline is optimised […]

Gerben Smeenk, Sr. project leader, Philips Innovation Team, Domestic Appliances ‘MANS keeps you away from floating’   ‘Based on our project results we analyse what we can improve’ says Gerben Smeenk, senior Project manager of Floorcare at Philips in Drachten. ‘Some three years ago we came to the conclusion that […]

Richard Muller, Project Office Manager, Philips Personal Care   ‘OMM© is a prerequisite for successful project realisation’ ‘We have been improving the development of electric shavers for more than 75 years, whilst striving for perfection. Driven by consumer insight, we continue to push the boundaries of product development,’ states Richard […]