publication . Article . 2008

Open Sourcing Social Change: Inside the Constellation Model

Tonya Surman; Mark Surman;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Sep 2008 Journal: Technology Innovation Management Review (issn: 1927-0321, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Carleton University
Abstract
The constellation model was developed by and for the Canadian Partnership for Children's Health and the Environment. The model offers an innovative approach to organizing collaborative efforts in the social mission sector and shares various elements of the open source model. It emphasizes self-organizing and concrete action within a network of partner organizations working on a common issue. Constellations are self-organizing action teams that operate within the broader strategic vision of a partnership. These constellations are outwardly focused, placing their attention on creating value for those in the external environment rather than on the partnership itsel...
Subjects
ACM Computing Classification System: Data_CODINGANDINFORMATIONTHEORY
free text keywords: Technology (General), T1-995, Management. Industrial management, HD28-70
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