|29th IBIMA Conference
3 - 4 May 2017
Open Innovation in Entrepreneur Ecosystem: A Focus on Academics and Industries
Wan Fauziah Wan Yusoff, Tan Shen Kian and Kamariah Ismail,
Contemporary studies regarding roles of academicians in an entrepreneur ecosystem are focusing on the education side, leaving less attentions on how the effect of spill-over works on the two parties. This paper expanded attentions on academicians’ role from the ecosystem, and discuss a trade of benefits among academic and entrepreneurial sectors. In order to simplify roles of the two parties and focused on gains from the collaborations, Open Innovation paradigm is recommended as a link between academicians and industry.