The Innovation Funnel
The Innovation Funnel is a process used to screen new ideas for commercial viability. In this 4-part course, we give an overview of this entire process from start to finish, including the key teams involved.
What Is The Innovation Funnel?
The Open Innovation Team
The Technology Scouting Team
The R&D Team
Kavya Kumaresan talks us through five key concerns for Research and Development leaders; Pipeline prioritisation; Market trends; Customer need; Value of assets and ideas; Managing Talent.
In this module, we walk through how a patent protects an idea, and how this can differ on a case-by-case basis. Plus, you’ll learn the pros and cons of securing a patent and the protection it offers.
The Stage Gate Process is a collection of sequential steps, designed to validate and qualify ideas, and identify which innovations are likely to achieve commercial success. The process can be adapted to the needs of an organization.