Crowdsourcing is gaining momentum.
One of the first big crowdsourcing wins came through Peter Diamandis's X Prize platform. Their stated mission is to bring about "radical breakthroughs for the benefit of humanity" through incentivized competition.
All because of a "little" competition.
HeroX is a clever offshoot of this idea, where complex problems are solved (and new innovations are created) by crowdsourcing competitions.
Click here to see their current challenges.
I spent some time this week with Christian Cotichini, co-founder, and CEO of HeroX. Watch this three-minute video to get an idea how crowdsourcing is becoming more mainstream and powerful.
Crowdsourcing is a terrific way to supplement an innovation funnel.
We are investigating how to best leverage platforms like this.
Let's talk if you have ideas.