Corporate foresight in open laboratories – a translational approach

  title={Corporate foresight in open laboratories – a translational approach},
  author={Albrecht Fritzsche},
  journal={Technology Analysis \& Strategic Management},
  pages={646 - 657}
ABSTRACT Many companies have lately started to use open laboratories for innovation. This paper looks into the added value of these practices for corporate foresight. To differentiate corporate foresight in open laboratories from innovation, the paper uses the concept of translation from cultural theory, which addresses the treatment of semantic differences in the ways how different groups of people express meaning. Based on a multiple case study, the paper collects evidence about translation… 

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