Profile John Bowditch I am passionate about: Emerging Technology, interactive media, and I crave disruption Show my name on the attendees list for events I am attending: Yes LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnbowditch Professor, Director of Immersive Media Ohio University "Forward. Always." Last activity: on 24/02/2016 Joined: on 08/01/2013 Design quotient Research 24pt Idea 0pt Evaluation 0pt Collaboration 5pt Total 29pt Recent contributions (1) Contribution list Defining Open Innovation In my mind, true innovation is high risk and low probability, but the necessity for it outweighs all other factors. 6 2 John Bowditch Updated on 08:42, Feb 04, 2016 Recent comments (2) View all link John commented on Defining Open Innovation 10:58, Feb 05, 2016 Thanks Helder! link John commented on Defining Open Innovation 10:57, Feb 05, 2016 I like the idea about juxtaposition. When you combine an abstract thought with conventional problems in can be enlightening. I find most people are unsettled by abstraction. Why do you think that is?