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Case Study: General Fusion

Three Challenges that lead General Fusion to Innovation Success

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General Fusion is transforming the world’s energy supply with clean, safe and abundant fusion energy. They ran a pilot of three Challenges with InnoCentive, each of different Challenge types and each focusing on different technical fields – plasma science, mechanical engineering and engineering physics. They ended up making a total of $36,500 in awards to six Solvers, gaining valuable ideas from places they wouldn’t usually look and receiving increased media interest in both General Fusion and their Challenges.

Why Challenge Driven Innovation?

Inside, you’ll find:

  • A quick snapshot of three Innovation Challenges run by General Fusion using InnoCentive’s Challenge Driven Innovation framework
  • Challenge #1: Method for Sealing Anvil under Repetitive Impacts against Molten Meta
  • Challenge #2: Data-Driven Prediction of Plasma Performance
  • Challenge #3: Fast Current Switch in Plasma Device

Who Should Read This eBook?

If you’re a senior leader with managerial oversight or influence over your organization’s innovation initiatives or R&D function, this guide will provide you with fresh, new ideas and methods for tackling complex business problems and innovation challenges.

“As a scientific company, we are experimental by nature and we wanted to
experiment with crowdsourcing to see what kind of ideas we could get by
going outside our organization and the more traditional avenues of problem

 Brendan Cassidy, Open Innovation Manager at General Fusion

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