Madhu Mani started his professional career as an Information Technology Professional. Over the span of thirteen years, Madhu helped companies all over the world with their IT requirements. Then got interested in innovation domain and how technology can help drive innovation. At ideaken, Madhu is constantly amazed at how the most brilliant ideas come from the most unknown sources.

Case Study on How Collaboration Drives Innovation in Emerging Economies

Collaboration is as much relevant to social innovation as it is for corporate houses for technology innovations. Collaboration, in fact, could provide added advantages with respect to the hidden culture related challenges & budgetary constraints when used for a social cause. In this article by Madhu Mani & Jayesh Badani, you will learn how a consortium of NGOs, Academia and Financial institutions from India, Netherlands and France came together to tap into the power of collaborative innovation.