User Innovation Management
User Innovation Management (UIM) is a method for co-operation with users in innovation projects. The UIM method emphasizes the practice of participatory attitude. This book introduces the UIM method, offering a perspective for understanding user-driven innovation. It includes three themes for organizing and conducting user-driven innovation and gives a set of techniques to support user-driven innovation processes. The book is written for practitioners (innovation managers, product designers, and professionals working with design and innovative processes), as well as graduate and post-graduate students.
Publication Date: 5/31/2011