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Proceedings of the 2022 International Conference on Research in Management & Technovation

Annals of Computer Science and Information Systems, Volume 34

Towards an insight into the adoption of Open Innovation by SMEs in Vietnam

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15439/2022M1077

Citation: Proceedings of the 2022 International Conference on Research in Management & Technovation, Viet Ha Hoang, Vijender Kumar Solanki, Nguyen Thi Hong Nga, Shivani Agarwal (eds). ACSIS, Vol. 34, pages 99105 ()

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Abstract. This study aims to identify the influential factors of OI adoption by SMEs in Vietnam, in order to provide useful theoretical and practical recommendations for SMEs to adopt OI effectively. Based on a survey of 56 Vietnamese SMEs, this study identified two drivers including improving capability and expanding network orientation, and four main barriers, including knowledge, collaboration, organisation, and financial strategy. Notably, the study found that collaboration barriers and network expansion orientation are factors that vastly impact the adoption of OI.


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