Welcome to the nerve center of open talent.
In this episode of How The Future Works Eleanor and Barry meet Kal Sahota, CEO of Open Innovation platform HeroX. She explains how organisations tap into solvers from around the world to find the answers to their big conundrums. As a completely open crowd, the solvers (or Heros) compete for prize money, but as Kal explains their motivation is more about being part of something bigger and the intellectual challenge.
They also discuss Barry’s recent trip to Boulder, Colorado, and Eleanor’s resulting FOMO.