Open innovation intermediary
Open innovation intermediaries as described by Henry Chesbrough in his 2006 book Open Business Models are "companies that help other companies implement various facets of open innovation". The presen...
InnoCentive
InnoCentive is a Waltham, Massachusetts-based crowdsourcing company that accepts by commission research and development problems in engineering, computer science, math, chemistry, life sciences, physi...
Cambrian House
Cambrian House began as a crowdsourcing community that pioneered the technology to tap crowds for the best software ideas. To power open innovation in other businesses, they developed a crowdsourcing ...
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Innovation intermediary
Innovation Intermediaries is a concept in innovation studies to help understand the role of firms, agencies and individuals that facilitate innovation by providing the bridging, brokering, knowledge t...
Manufacturing Advisory Service
The Manufacturing Advisory Service is a government agency in England and Scotland that advises manufacturing companies.
It was founded by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI, which became BE...
Innovation Exchange
Innovation Exchange Inc. (IX) is an open innovation vendor. IX operates a website which acts as a platform for companies and non-profit organizations to present innovation challenges to a community of...
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OmniCompete
OmniCompete As of February 2012 OmniCompete was acquired by InnoCentive. The OmniCompete team is now InnoCentive’s EMEA Headquarters as well as the Grand Challenges Division. One of the original foun...
Imaginatik
Imaginatik plc is a full service innovation company, providing Consulting and a software as a service (SaaS) platform for managing large-scale innovations at enterprise organisations. It is headquarte...
Invention USA
Invention USA is an American reality television series on the History channel that debuted on December 9, 2011. The series features inventor and technologist Reichart Von Wolfsheild and Scotty Ziegler...
The iBridge Network
The iBridge Network is a Web-based mechanism for the dissemination of innovations such as research results and reports, computer software and other copyrighted works, biological research materials, an...
Presans
PRESANS is an open innovation company organizing global online calls for expertise.
PRESANS is an open-innovation European company located in Paris. PRESANS, through its base line and service offe...
InnovationXchange
The InnovationXchange, also known as IXC UK, is a Birmingham, UK-based open innovation services provider, whose purpose is to identify and create collaborative business, research and policy opportunit...
Yet2.com
yet2.com is a global technology marketplace founded in 1999. The company is based around the idea of open innovation, and allows all types of technologies to be bought and sold. yet2.com has six prod...
Ideawicket
Ideawicket is an Open Innovation intermediary based in New Delhi, India. The portal connects science and technology innovators with innovation seeking businesses and non-profits. Organizations looking...
Everyday Edisons
Everyday Edisons is an American reality TV series that airs on PBS, featuring different inventors who are trying to launch their inventions in the marketplace. Created by Louis Foreman and Michael Cab...
Energy Storage Challenge
The Energy Storage Challenge (ESC) runs international business plan competitions to find and select the most promising energy storage technology startups in the world. The ESC holds selection events a...
NineSigma
NineSigma is an open innovation services provider that connects organizations with external innovation resources to accelerate innovation in private, public and social sectors.
Dr. Mehran Mehregan...
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Spigit
Spigit was acquired by Mindjet in 2013.Prior to acquisition, Spigit was a technology company based in Pleasanton, California that provided a software as a service (SaaS) platform for enterprise innova...
Ocean Tomo LLC
Ocean Tomo is an intellectual property merchant bank that provides financial products and services, including expert testimony, valuation, research, ratings, investments, risk management, and transact...