E&I at the Open and User Innovation Conference 2019
The Open and User Innovation Conference (OUI) 2019 took place at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, from July 8- 10. OUI is widely regarded as the most important conference in the field of user innovation and brings together more than 150 researchers from universities worldwide.
The E&I Institute, one of the leading institutions in this field of research, attended the OUI 2019 with a large team of 13 researchers. In a number of well-received academic presentations, the E&I team members presented their research on topics such as crowdsourcing, lead users, toolkits and user generated innovation in front of prominent researchers such as MIT Professor Eric von Hippel, whose works laid the foundation for user innovation research.