Resources


Software

  • www.journalengine.com
    • JournalEngine™ provides your business with its very own, internal social network, and merges that with an online journal for each community member and a built in elearning platform that can deliver any content – in any media format – to your members automatically. Now you can provide ongoing training of employees to sustain the learning process, share best practices real-time, and provide instant, virtual coaching to team members world wide! Click here to sign up today!
  • www.innovationfactory.eu
    • innovation_factoryInnovation Factory provides a variety of software solutions to support connected innovation, including idea management and innovation collaboration support.
  • www.invention-machine.com
    • Invention Machine provides an “innovation software that combines proven innovation workflows and collaboration capabilities with precise access to corporate and external knowledge.”
  • www.ovalideas.com
    • “Oval Ideas, Inc. has collaborated with leading technologies strategies organizations and thought leaders to develop methodologies and software solutions that accelerate this process and reveal actionable strategic business and technical intelligence from patents and other literature sources.”
  • www.illumin8.com
    • Through its search software,“illumin8 offers increased confidence that key commercial opportunities have not been overlooked by quickly reading and extracting insightful documents and categorizing findings into the most relevant groups when evaluating new businesses, markets, products and technologies; getting you on the right track faster.”
  • www.imaginatik.com
    • “Imaginatik is the leading vendor of Innovation and Idea Management technology and services. Imaginatik’s products are highly configurable, and can easily be re-configured to support changing business requirements.” They also provide a myriad of services, including innovation process design, idea management consulting, training, software customization, software hosting services, and technical support.
  • www.innography.com
    • “Innography® delivers a comprehensive, online intellectual property business intelligence application that gives you a fast and intuitive way of achieving the critical insights you need most. We correlate intellectual property data with financial, litigation and other key business information to instantly generate a variety of unique visualizations for accelerating your decision making process.”
  • www.chaordix.com
    • chaordixChaordix makes it simple to seek and interpret input from the broad public, customers, employees and other partners. Delivered in a software-as-a-service model, the Chaordix crowdsourcing platform taps crowds for the business intelligence to innovate, improve operations, and reduce the risks of competing in the marketplace. The name reflects the fusion of chaos and order inherent in distilling wisdom from a multitude of voices. Find out more about us at www.chaordix.com. Chaordix is a proud venture of The Cambrian House, Inc.
  • www.spigit.com
    • “Spigit integrates the collaboration tools of social software with traditional enterprise workflow and quantifiable metrics to bridge the innovation gap, through employee driven innovation, real-time outcome forecasts, customer driven innovation, and various professional services.”
  • www.battelle.com
    • “Battelle is an international science and technology enterprise that explores emerging areas of science, develops and commercializes technology, and manages laboratories for customers.”
  • www.brightidea.com
    • Brightidea’s product offerings include WebStorm, Switchboard & Pipeline, as well as the traditional Brightidea Platform. With WebStorm, companies gather and manage ideas from your customers and employees, even the general public. Switchboard is a high powered idea scorecarding application. And, Pipeline is simply the most powerful innovation project management software available. The Brightidea Platform does the work of WebStorm plus much, much more. Brightidea Platform is a complete idea collection, ranking & execution system.

Legal

  • www.cpaglobal.com
    • “As a trusted leader in Legal Process Outsourcing (LPO) and IP Support Services, CPA Global offers a comprehensive range of solutions designed to extend the capabilities of both law firms and corporate legal departments.”
  • www.thomsonreuters.com
    • “Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. They combine industry expertise with innovative technology to be the foremost provider of intellectual property solutions. Their offerings are used by professionals across the IP lifecycle to develop, maintain and extract value from their intellectual assets.”
  • www.bulbstorm.com
    • Best sources of breakthrough ideas are your customers, partners and employees. Now you can collaborate with them and capture, improve and market the innovations your enterprise needs. At bulbstorm, we accelerate innovation by enabling collaborative ideation among internal and external stakeholders, for public and private organizations of all sizes

Ideation

  • www.ideaken.com
    • Ideaken enables individuals like you & me to collaborate to innovate in return of reward and recognition, but mostly for intellectual satisfaction & the passion to make a difference.
  • www.millionbrains.com
    • An open innovation system that consists of posted challenges followed by an open discussion of questions, comments, ratings, and proposals from other members in the network.
  • www.ideastogo.com
    • This organization specializes in helping cross-functional teams generate new concepts by co-creating ideas with consumers.
  • www.innocentive.com
    • “The innocentive marketplace is the first global web community for open innovation, where seeker companies submit complex problems and invite more than 180,000 to submit innovative solutions for awards ranging up to $1,000,000.”
  • www.slingshotpdg.com
    • A product development firm that specializes in research, ideation, conceptual design, prototyping, engineering, design for manufacture, packaging, program management, and manufacturing coordination.
  • www.pdma.org
    • “The Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) is the premier global advocate for product development and management professionals. Our mission is to improve the effectiveness of individuals and organizations in product development and management. This is accomplished by providing resources for professional development, information, collaboration and promotion of new product development and management.”

Innovation Strategies

  • www.boardofinnovation.com
    • Board of Innovation provides a 10-step process for start-ups and established companies alike to develop their concepts into a feasible and successful business model.
  • http://www.-innovation.com/innovation-blog.html
    • “Business Strategy Innovation provides a full portfolio of service offerings to meet your organization’s innovation needs including innovation audits, innovation strategies, marketing strategies, revenue-based innovations, cost-based innovations, and improving customer relations.”
  • www.innosight.com
    • “Innosight focus exclusively on enabling companies to achieve repeatable growth through innovation and innovation management by integrating disruptive innovation theories into a process of bringing ideas to the market.”
  • www.innovationedge.com
    • Innovation edge’s “approach is different from the one-size fits all plans many consultants offer. First, they listen. They then create a customized, holistic plan leveraging our proprietary innovation model that is unique for your business. They partner with you to deliver sustainable capability and a pipeline of innovative solutions that deliver growth.”
  • www.intellectualassetsinc.com
    • “Our company significantly improves the revenue and profitability of companies whose products or services depend on Intellectual Property for their inspiration and protection. We distinguish ourselves by using cutting edge IP assessment tools and proprietary software to enhance our productivity and provide various services such as technology project analysis, licensing transaction strategies, merger and acquisition analysis, litigation strategies, training, and benchmarking.”