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Swarm Creativity

The best way to gain power is to give it away!



As corporate models shift from hierarchical to networked, we need to shift our thinking from command and control to coordinate and cultivate. To survive in today's relentless business environment, businesses ought to be rushing to uncover, nurture, and apply the SwarmCreativity of their Collaborative Innovation Networks, or COINs.

This presentation, based on Peter Gloor’s book 'Swarm Creativity – Competitive Advantage through Collaborative Innovation Networks', brings a powerful and practical framework for unlocking and applying the Collaborative Innovation Networks within your organization.

This presentation (or workshop) will help you build organizations that are more creative, productive, and efficient. It promotes the establishment creative collaboration, knowledge sharing, and social networking.


This module is passionately presented by one of FutureWorld's Network of Gurus.
To discuss this offering in more detail, please contact FutureWorld International.

A COIN is a cyberteam of self-motivated people with a collective vision, enabled by technology to collaborate in achieving a common goalan innovationby sharing ideas, information, and work. It is no exaggeration to state that COINs are the most productive engines of innovation ever. COINs have been around for hundreds of years. Many of us have already been a part of one without knowing it. What makes those swarmcreativity-based communities so relevant today is that the concept has reached its tipping pointthanks to the Internet and the World Wide Web.

This theme offers a powerful debate on why COINs are crucial to business success in the new century. It introduces a compelling framework to harness an organizations natural ability to spontaneously self-organize new business processes. It explains the traits that characterize collaborative members and community behavior. Profound and inspirational, this presentation will fundamentally change your views and produce immediate results for

  • developing successful products in R&D through lead-user innovation
  • developing better customer relationships by finding influencers and early adaptors
  • discovering emerging trends through coolhunting in blogs and other virtual communities
  • developing better project management processes by finding gatekeepers and hidden leaders.

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